Graziano Pelle

Born: July 15, 1985 (age 30)

Height: 6'4" (193cm)

Hometown: San Cesario di Lecce, Italy
Nationality: Italy Italian

Position: Striker
Team: Southampton (no. 19)
Graziano Pelle of Southampton during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's Stadium on September 20, 2015 in Southampton, United Kingdom.
Career History
Senior2004-2007Lecce
2007-2012AZ
2011-2013Parma
→ 2012Sampdoria (loan)
→ 2012-2013Feyenoord (loan)
2013-2014Feyenoord
2014-Southampton
Sports Mole has 485 articles about Graziano Pelle. Articles 1 to 40:
Mauricio Pochettino Manager of Tottenham Hotspur looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Tottenham Hotspur at The Hawthorns on December 5, 2015 in West Bromwich, England.
Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Southampton
Sports Mole looks ahead to Sunday's Premier League match at White Hart Lane as Tottenham Hotspur take on Southampton.
22:36
Graziano Pelle celebrates his equaliser during the Premier League game between Southampton and Liverpool on March 20, 2016
Report: Lazio among suitors for Southampton striker Graziano Pelle
Lazio are reportedly at the head of the queue to sign Graziano Pelle should Southampton decide to sell the striker this summer.
May 5, 18:52
Graziano Pelle of Southampton during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's Stadium on September 20, 2015 in Southampton, United Kingdom.
Ronald Koeman criticises Graziano Pelle
Southampton boss Ronald Koeman reveals that he omitted Graziano Pelle from their 4-2 win over Man City as he had not been impressed by the striker in training.
May 1, 20:18
Southampton's Irish striker Shane Long celebrates after scoring during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Southampton at The Etihad stadium in Manchester, north west England on November 28, 2015
Preview: Southampton vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole casts its eye forward to Sunday's Premier League match at St Mary's as Southampton take on Manchester City.
Apr 30, 15:59
Graziano Pelle controls the ball during the Premier League game between Everton and Southampton on April 16, 2016
Report: Southampton striker Graziano Pelle on Lazio's radar
A report in Italy claims that Lazio are plotting a summer move for Southampton centre-forward Graziano Pelle.
Apr 27, 11:07
Eric Black looks downbeat during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Aston Villa on April 16, 2016
Team News: Jay Rodriguez starts against Aston Villa
Jose Fonte and Victor Wanyama are passed fit to start in Southampton's trip to Aston Villa.
Apr 23, 14:09
Roberto Martinez looks on prior to the FA Cup fifth-round match between Bournemouth and Everton on February 20, 2016
Team News: Six changes for Everton
Under-pressure Roberto Martinez makes six changes to his Everton side for the visit of Southampton.
Apr 16, 14:07
Romelu Lukaku heads in Everton's opener against Southampton on August 15, 2015
Preview: Everton vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews this weekend's Premier League match between Everton and Southampton at Goodison Park.
Apr 15, 13:52
General Views of St James Park before the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Swansea City at St James Park on April 19, 2014
Preview: Newcastle United vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League match between Newcastle United and Swansea City at St James' Park.
Apr 15, 13:51
Shane Long celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Premier League match between Southampton and Newcastle United on April 9, 2016
Result: Southampton cruise to home victory over hapless Newcastle United
Southampton beat Newcastle United 3-1 at St Mary's to keep alive their hopes of finishing in the Premier League's top five.
Apr 9, 16:51
Victor Wanyama celebrates scoring during the Premier League match between Southampton and Newcastle United on April 9, 2016
Live Commentary: Southampton 3-1 Newcastle United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Southampton's routine 3-1 win over Newcastle United, as the Saints closed in on the Premier League's top five.
Apr 9, 14:00
A view inside St Mary's ahead of the game between Southampton and Everton on August 15, 2015
Preview: Southampton vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Southampton and Newcastle United at St Mary's.
Apr 8, 13:36
Wes Morgan celebrates scoring the opener during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Southampton on April 3, 2016
Result: Leicester City move seven points clear at top
Leicester City hold on for a 1-0 win over Southampton to move seven points clear at the top of the Premier League table and within four wins of the title.
Apr 3, 15:25
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Leicester City at St Mary's Stadium on October 17, 2015
Preview: Leicester City vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between the league leaders Leicester City and Europe-chasing Southampton.
Apr 1, 14:35
Ronald Koeman gets ready for battle ahead of the Premier League game between Southampton and West Ham United on February 6, 2016
Report: Southampton open Ronald Koeman talks
Southampton will begin talks with Ronald Koeman over his future, according to a report.
Mar 28, 23:22
Italy's coach Antonio Conte follows the action during the UEFA Euro 2016 Group H qualifying football match Norway vs Italy on September 9, 2014
Southampton striker Graziano Pelle: 'Antonio Conte would do well at Chelsea'
Graziano Pelle says that Italy boss Antonio Conte would be a success at Chelsea.
Mar 26, 20:44
Italy's coach Antonio Conte follows the action during the UEFA Euro 2016 Group H qualifying football match Norway vs Italy on September 9, 2014
Graziano Pelle: 'Antonio Conte will succeed as Chelsea manager'
Southampton striker Graziano Pelle believes that Antonio Conte will succeed at Chelsea if he is appointed as the club's new manager.
Mar 26, 15:13
Aritz Aduriz of Spain celebrates a goal with teammates during the international friendly against Italy on March 24, 2016
Result: Aritz Aduriz nets first Spain goal in Italy draw
Italy and Spain play out a 1-1 draw in their international friendly in Udine on Thursday night, with Aritz Aduriz cancelling out a strike from Lorenzo Insigne.
Mar 24, 21:42
Italy's coach Antonio Conte follows the action during the UEFA Euro 2016 Group H qualifying football match Norway vs Italy on September 9, 2014
Preview: Italy vs. Spain
Sports Mole provides the lowdown ahead of Thursday evening's international friendly between European giants Italy and Spain.
Mar 24, 01:26
Sadio Mane pulls the first one back during the Premier League game between Southampton and Liverpool on March 20, 2016
Result: Three-goal Southampton comeback stuns Liverpool at St Mary's
Liverpool see a two-goal lead slip away in the second half as Southampton claim a 3-2 victory at St Mary's Stadium.
Mar 20, 15:23
A view inside St Mary's ahead of the game between Southampton and Everton on August 15, 2015
Preview: Southampton vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's.
Mar 18, 18:58
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring with Nathan Ake during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Watford on March 13, 2016
Preview: Watford vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter at Vicarage Road between Watford and Stoke City.
Mar 18, 18:41
Mark Hughes simply doesn't understand in the Premier League match between Stoke City and Southampton on March 12, 2016
Mark Hughes: 'Losing to Southampton was a harsh lesson'
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes says that suffering a 2-1 defeat at home to Southampton was "a harsh lesson" for his side.
Mar 12, 19:20
Graziano Pelle celebrates scoring in the match between Stoke City and Southampton on March 12, 2016
Result: Ten-men Southampton hang on to end Stoke City's unbeaten run
Ten-men Southampton end Stoke City's unbeaten run by sealing a 2-1 victory at the Britannia Stadium.
Mar 12, 16:55
Graziano Pelle scores with a header in the Premier League match between Stoke City and Southampton on March 12, 2016
Live Commentary: Stoke City 1-2 Southampton - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole text commentary of 10-men Southampton's 2-1 win over Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium.
Mar 12, 14:00
Bojan Krkic of Stoke City scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Stoke City at St Mary's Stadium on November 21, 2015
Preview: Stoke City vs. Southampton
Sports Mole casts its eye forward to Saturday's Premier League match between top-half duo Stoke City and Southampton.
Mar 11, 13:34
Virgil van Dijk (C) of Southampton celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Leicester City at St Mary's Stadium on October 17, 2015
Result: Virgil van Dijk denies Sunderland win in stoppage time
Virgil van Dijk snatches a stoppage-time equaliser for 10-man Southampton to deny struggling Sunderland a huge Premier League win at St Mary's.
Mar 5, 17:07
Charlie Austin celebrates after scoring the winner for Southampton at Old Trafford on January 23, 2016
Southampton's Charlie Austin out for "several weeks" with hamstring injury
Southampton manager Ronald Koeman confirms that Charlie Austin will be sidelined for "several weeks" with a hamstring injury.
Mar 2, 13:09
Steve Cook celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Southampton on March 1, 2016
Result: Steve Cook, Benik Afobe net as Bournemouth beat Southampton in south coast derby
Bournemouth move closer to Premier League survival with a 2-0 victory over Southampton in the south coast derby.
Mar 1, 21:42
Ronald Koeman gets ready for battle ahead of the Premier League game between Southampton and West Ham United on February 6, 2016
Team News: Sadio Mane, Maya Yoshida, James Ward-Prowse back for Southampton
Sadio Mane, James Ward-Prowse and Maya Yoshida are recalled by Ronald Koeman for Southampton's trip to Bournemouth.
Mar 1, 18:53
Eddie Howe has a nose during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Stoke City on February 13, 2016
Preview: Bournemouth vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Premier League clash between south coast rivals Bournemouth and Southampton at the Vitality Stadium.
Feb 29, 21:35
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
Team News: Charlie Austin earns first start against Chelsea
Charlie Austin makes his Southampton debut for the visit of Chelsea.
Feb 27, 14:02
 Shane Long of Southampton celebrates scoring his team's first goal against Swansea City on February 13, 2016
Result: Southampton march on with narrow victory over Swansea City
Southampton edge out Swansea City 1-0 at the Liberty Stadium to pile further misery on the relegation strugglers, courtesy of Shane Long's second-half header.
Feb 13, 16:54
Maya Yoshida celebrates scoring the opener during the Premier League game between Southampton and West Ham United on February 6, 2016
Result: Ten-man Southampton beat West Ham United
Ten-man Southampton make it four wins in their last five Premier League games with a 1-0 success over West Ham United at St Mary's on Saturday night.
Feb 6, 19:23
Jose Fonte heads in Southampton's third against Arsenal on December 26, 2015
Preview: Arsenal vs. Southampton
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday night's Premier League match at the Emirates as Arsenal take on Southampton.
Feb 1, 10:25
Dwight Gayle of Crystal Palace in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester City at Selhurst Park on September 12, 2015
Leicester City enter Dwight Gayle race?
Crystal Palace centre-forward Dwight Gayle is reportedly a late transfer target of Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri.
Jan 31, 11:17
Graziano Pelle of Southampton celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Southampton at Stamford Bridge on October 3, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Report: Leicester City turn to Southampton's Graziano Pelle
Southampton centre-forward Graziano Pelle is reportedly a target of Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri.
Jan 28, 10:20
Southampton's Dutch manager Ronald Koeman (R) shakes hands with Manchester United's Dutch manager Louis van Gaal ahead of the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern Eng
Preview: Manchester United vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford.
Jan 21, 15:31
Charlie Austin in action for QPR on December 20, 2014
Ronald Koeman backs Charlie Austin for England
Southampton boss Ronald Koeman backs new striker Charlie Austin to force his way into the England set-up after completing a £4m move to St Mary's.
Jan 21, 15:11
West Brom's Rickie Lambert pursues Dusan Tadic of Southampton on September 12, 2015
Preview: Southampton vs. West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's Premier League clash between Southampton and West Brom at St Mary's.
Jan 14, 17:14
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516