Height 1.78 m
Name Jonatan Alessandro
|Full name Jonatan Alberto Alessandro|
Date of birth (1987-01-05) 5 January 1987 (age 28)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Current team A.S.D. Sambenedettese Calcio
Jonatan Alberto Alessandro (born 5 January 1987) is an Argentine footballer who plays for Italian Serie D club Delta Rovigo.
Born in Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina, Alessandro moved to Italy at young age. He was a youth product of Ternana. He made his debut in 2006–07 Serie C1. In January 2007, he was loaned to Serie C2 side Igea Virtus – Barcellona along with Alessandro Marotta. On 31 August 2007 he was signed by Catanzaro. On 30 January 2009 Alessandro left for Cisco Roma. Alessandro became a regular member for Ternana from 2009 to 2011, despite mainly as substitute (27 as substitutes out of 35 appearances).
In 2011, he left for Serie D club Sporting Terni (top level of amateur football and Italian fifth level until 2014). The club used different stadium despite in the same city with Ternana.
On 28 January 2012 Alessandro returned to professional football for Lega Pro Seconda Divisione (ex–Serie C2) club Chieti. Alessandro was the centre forward in 4-2-3-1 formation in the first 3 matches of promotion playoffs. Alessandro returned to play his usual position in the midfield in the last game, with Giuseppe Lacarra as forward.
He renewed the contract on 22 July.
On 28 July 2013 Alessandro was signed by Cosenza. The club was among 7 additional teams that admitted to the fourth division from 2013–14 Serie D to fill the vacancies on 5 August. However it also saw at the end of 2013–14 season the two divisions of Lega Pro would be merged, as well as the reduction of 69 teams to 60 teams, thus 18 teams instead of 9 teams would be relegated.
As of round 32 the club was the runner-up, and had been mathematically promoted to Serie C. Alessandro scored 5 goals as the fourth scorer of the team, behind Gianluca De Angelis, Manolo Mosciaro and Elio Calderini.