Paolo Tornaghi

Paolo Tornaghi
Paolo Tornaghi
Paolo Tornaghi
Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Goalkeeper
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Real Name: Paolo Tornaghi
HT: 6' 4" WT: 185
Age: 27 (06/20/1988)
Birthplace: Garbagnate Milanese, Italy
Hometown: Garbagnate Milanese, Italy

PROFILE
A former Inter Milan youth player, Paolo Tornaghi joined Whitecaps FC as a free agent on February 18, 2014 after spending two seasons with Eastern Conference Major League Soccer side Chicago Fire.

MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER
2013:
Tornaghi appeared in six regular season matches with the Fire, posting a 2W-3L-1D record and recording victories against D.C. United and San Jose Earthquakes.

2012: In his first season with the Fire, Tornaghi started the first three matches of the season while Sean Johnson was away on international duty, posting a shutout while going 1W-1L-1D. He made his MLS debut in a 1-1 draw with Montreal Impact on March 17, making five saves in front of 58,912 fans at Olympic Stadium. The Italian keeper also started a 1-0 victory over the Columbus Crew on March 24, making two saves to preserve the shutout. INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS: Appeared in both of the Fire’s international exhibitions – as a second-half sub in the Fire’s 1-0 to Aston Villa on July 21 before playing the full 90 minutes in a 2-2 draw with Santos Laguna on September 9. LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP:  Started in the Fire’s 3-2 loss to the Michigan Bucks on May 29. MLS RESERVE LEAGUE: Started three matches for the Reserve team, logging 225 minutes…

ABROAD:
Before joining the Fire in 2012, Tornaghi was a member of storied Italian club FC Internazionale Milano. While on loan from Inter Milan between 2008 and 2011, Tornaghi enjoyed two stints with Serie C side Como, where he appeared in six league matches and two Coppa Italia matches. Tornaghi also played the 2009-10 season on loan with northern Italian side Rimini, where he appeared in two league matches and one Coppa Italia match. 

YOUTH: 
Began his youth career with storied Italian side Inter Milan during the 2004-05 season.

INTERNATIONAL: 
Tornaghi has represented his native Italy at every level from U-16 to U-20 and was part of the Azzuri side that participated in the 2005 FIFA U-17 World Championship, where he appeared in two matches.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSMINSSHOSVGAPKGPKAWLT
2015Vancouver Whitecaps FC00000000000
2014Vancouver Whitecaps FC00000000000
2013Chicago Fire665400121300231
2012Chicago Fire33270114300111
Career Totals-998101261600342
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