Karpaty (Lviv) have concluded a contract with 31-year-old Italian defensive midfielder Fernando Tissone. The experienced player was born in Argentina but he spent almost all his senior career in Italy and Spain. The previous Tissone’s club was the Spanish side Malaga CF.
Fernando is a product of youth system of Club Atletico Independiente (Argentina). Then he moved to another club in Argentina, namely Club Atletico Lanus. However, in both clubs he spent not too much time. In 2005 the midfielder moved to Italy and became a player of Udinese Calcio. After that Tissone joined Atalanta Bergamo, played there 68 matches and scored 6 goals before returning to Udinese, which bought out his contract for 4 million euros. The next challenge for the player was UC Sampdoria (63 appearances, 1 goal).
The Spanish period in Tissone’s career started in 2011. The defensive midfielder played for RCD Mallorca and Malaga CF almost one hundred matches in total. Now he is ready to help Karpaty.
Fernando Tissone is an active user of social networks, he also has his own website. In FC Karpaty the Italian will wear jersey number 28.