Generoso Rossi’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

Intro Italian footballer
Is Athlete 
Football player 
Association football player 
From Italy 
Type Sports 
Gender male
Birth 3 January 1979, Naples, Italy
Age: 41 years
Star sign Capricorn
Height: 191 cm
Weight: 84 kg
Sports Teams
S.S.D. Palermo
F.C. Crotone
Unione Sportiva Lecce
Sorrento Calcio
Unione Triestina 2012 S.S.D.
Queens Park Rangers F.C.
A.S.D. Gallipoli Football 1909
SSC Bari
Robur Siena
Calcio Catania
Venezia F.C.

Generoso Rossi (born 3 January 1979) is an Italian footballer who is currently a free agent having most recently played for Sorrento in the Lega Pro Prima Divisione – B as a goalkeeper.

Club career

Rossi started his career at A.S. Bari. he was on loan to Serie C1 teams, and returned to Bari in summer 2000. He made his Serie A debut on 30 September 2000, against Verona.

In January 2001, he transferred to Venezia, and then transferred to Palermo, as Maurizio Zamparini, owner of Venezia, bought Palermo. He was on loan to U.S. Lecce, and signed by A.C. Siena in summer 2003.

He was banned from football due to betting scandal, he then signed an 18-month contract with Queens Park Rangers in January 2005.

In summer 2005, he was signed by Triestina.

In January 2008, he was on loan to Calcio Catania, with Babu moving in the opposite direction. Rossi became the third choice goalkeeper at Catania, behind Ciro Polito and Albano Bizarri, and was ahead of Raffaele Ioime.

During 2008/2009 season, Rossi was transferred to Gallipoli in Lega Pro Prima Divisione – B. Although the club won Serie B promotion, the team faced financial difficulty, Rossi did not stay at the club.

In February 2010, Rossi was signed by Sorrento. Rossi spent the next two and a half seasons at Sorrento and became an integral member of the team that twice nearly gained promotion to Serie B. In summer 2012, after the resignation of Sorrento’s president and much speculation as to whether the club would continue, Rossi left Sorrento to seek employment elsewhere. After spending a long period out of the game he was re-signed by Sorrento on a free contract in November 2012.

International career

Rossi was capped for Italy at youth level in 2000 in the Toulon Tournament and called up to the under 21 squad for the 2002 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship.


  • Lega Pro Prima Divisione: 2009.