Graziano Pelle Biography

Published On Jul 06, 2017
Facts of Graziano Pelle
Date of Birth: 1985 , July-15
Birth Nation: Italy
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
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Son of a U.S. Lecce's striker, Graziano Pelle started his football career playing for the local club Lecce's youth teams. In that respect, he won the Coppa Italia Primavera and two Campionato Primavera titles.

Graziano then made a professional football debut in a Series; playing against football club Bologna. Subsequently, he played for clubs such as Catania, Crotone, and Cesena.

Giving continuity to a football career, Pelle joined several football clubs such as AZ, Parma, Sampdoria Feyenoord, and Southampton, there he served as one of the competent players. Presently, he plays for the professional Chinese football club, Shandong Luneng Taishan in the position of centre-forward wearing a jersey number "7".

Besides serving for football clubs, hardworking and handsome Graziano made an international debut for playing his country, Italy under the jersey number "9" as a forward player.

Talking about his personal life, Graziano Pelle currently dating a beautiful girlfriend, Viktoria Varga who works at a Budapest modeling company, "Attractive models."  

The couple first met each other at a hotel room in Gyor where Graziano greeted her with 100 roses. Now they are living a quality life together, and they often share their photos on social networking sites.

Graziano is now 31 years of age, Pelle earns a huge amount of money from his football career. As of 2017, his exact net worth and salary is unknown, but during his time in Southampton FC, his net worth was around $6.2 million.  


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Born in San Cesario di Lecca

July 15 , 1985

Graziano is an Italian professional football player, who plays for Chinese football club, Shandong Luneng Taishan. He was born on July 15, 1985, in San Cesario di Lecce, Italy, to father, Roberto Pelle and mother, Doriana Pelle.

won the Titles


Graziano Pelle began his football career playing for the local club Lecce's youth teams. There he led the team to win the titles of the Coppa Italia Primavera and two Campionato Primavera in 2002. 

loaned out to Catania


Hardworking and handsome, Graziano Pelle loaned out to Catania in Serie B in January 2005. Subsequently, he then played out on loan for football clubs Crotone and Cesena.

Became Player of the month


With an immense talent and skill, Graziano Pelle became the Premier League player of the month in September 2014. Before that, he also titled as the Voteable International player of the year. 

dated with Viktoria Varga


Professional football player, Graziano Pelle is crazy in love with a supermodel, Viktoria Varga.  The couple started dating each other since the year 2012 and spending a quality time.