Italy

Alessandro
Troncon

"I DON'T THINK I WILL EVER FORGET THIS GAME. WE DEDICATE THIS WIN TO US, TO THE GROUP AS A WHOLE."

Caps for Italy

0

Date Capped

19.09.2007

Nation

Italy

Position

Halfback / Scrumhalf (9)

100 Test Cap Stadium

101

Against

Portugal

Alessandro Troncon

Alessandro Troncon made his international debut for Italy in 1994, before becoming the seventh rugby player to reach Centurion status.
Troncon’s career highlights include being named ‘Man of the Match’ twice in the 2007 Six Nations. The first of which came during Italy’s first overseas victory in the tournament, it was also a game in which Troncon scored a try.
Capped 101 times for the Azzurri, Troncon is the 8th most capped player in Italian rugby union history, and was the first Italian to earn 100 International caps. Before retiring from the national team, Troncon earned Centurion status in a pool-match game against Portugal during the 2007 Rugby World Cup.