|Italian association football player
Association football player
|24 August 1991, Trescore Balneario, Province of Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy
Edoardo Defendi (born 24 August 1991) is an Italian footballer who plays for Lega Pro club Santarcangelo.
Born in Trescore Balneario, Lombardy, Defendi started his career at Lombard side Brescia. Defendi spent 3 seasons on loan to various Lega Pro clubs from 2011 to 2014.
On 18 June 2014 Como bought 50% registration rights from Brescia. Defendi scored 7 goals in the first edition of Lega Pro Unica Divisione plus 1 goal in semi-final match against Matera . At least Como will win the playoff
Return to Brescia
In June 2015 both club failed to form a deal for the price of the player, which Brescia bought back the 50% registration rights by submitting a higher bid to Lega Serie B, the mediator.
Defendi wore no.21 shirt for Brescia in 2015–16 Serie B. However, on 26 August Defendi was signed by Arezzo in a temporary deal.
Melfi and Santarcangelo
In 2016-17 season he played for Melfi in the first half; in January 2017 he moved to Santarcangelo.