- Date signed:
- 31st January 2019
Italian defender who joined United on loan for the rest of the season in January 2019.
A former Italy under-21 international, the left-back signed a deal with an option for the Magpies to sign him permanently from his parent club, Monaco, at the end of the campaign.
He progressed through the ranks at Torino to become an established starter in Serie A before joining Monaco in the summer of 2018.,
However, the French club endured a difficult season in Ligue 1 and Rafa Benítez moved to bring him to St. James' Park for the remainder of the campaign.
He made his debut as a substitute at Wembley in a 1-0 defeat at Tottenham in February 2019.
- Full Name:
- Antonio Barreca
- Squad Number:
- Date of birth:
- 18th March 1995
- Place of birth: