Davide Moscardelli: a name in football most people haven’t ever heard of. Yet, this 39 year old Italian footballer’s eloquent footwork and showcase of majestic skills will leave you wondering, why is he not famous?
Below is a video titled “Davide Moscardelli Is Too Good For Ballon d’Or” a of compilation of the veteran striker in action. Check them out, courtesy to YouTube channel MatigolVidz.
The video puts together several clips of the bearded forward in action, along with his magnificent display of prowess with the ball- which is comparable only to footballers of top tier competitions.
Born in the Belgian city of Mons, Moscardelli currently plays in Serie B side AC Pisa, who have been promoted from Serie C last season. he has been nicknamed ‘Battigol’ for his uncanny resemblance with Argentine legend Gabriel Batistuta.
Starting his career back in 1997 in the presently defunct Italian club A.S.D. Maccarese Calcio, Moscardeli player has had several spells across various clubs in his long spanning 22 years of professional career.
He has spent 7 seasons in Serie B, including the likes of Bologna FC and Chievo Verona, and has a total of 777 goals to his name.
However, this upcoming season maybe is the last one of his career, as Moscardelli stated back in July.
“I would like to talk about myself in Serie B, as if it were the last year because I believe it is so. Therefore I want to conclude in beauty.” he told SestaPorta.