Overview
Luciano De Cecco

Luciano De Cecco

Club
Sir Safety Perugia
Nationality
Argentina
Birth Date
02/06/1988
Birth Place
Santa Fe
Height
191 cm
Weight
98 kg
Hobbies
Playing video games, listening to music
Favorite Book
The Lord of the Rings
Favorite Athlete
Basketball

Also from Santa Fe, he dedicated himself really hard to volleyball since he was 14 years old and since he was a young player he called the attention of the national coaches.  He has sport talent as he was also basketball professional player.  His debut at the Seniors’ Men Team was with the coaching of Jon Uriarte when he was only 18 years old, in the year 2006 when Argentina at that point had the best campaign at the FIVB World league with 7 victories and a few months later he participated as starting line-up player of the World Champion Japan.  He was awarded as the Best Setter in several international competitions, including the FIVB World League 2011, in the Argentine team that finished 4th, its best ever place.  In the year 2013 he was the captain of the Argentine National Team.  In the last season he played a final and a semi-final series of the A1 Italian League with Copra Elior Piacenza (lost five matches of the final 2014) and now is the setter of Sir Safety Perugia, that also participates at this moment of the final of the Italian League playing v Modena.  He has been wearing the Argentine light blue – white National Team jersey without stop since the year 2006 being coached by Uriarte, Weber and Velasco. Ass historical Argentine team player his international season 2016 was outstanding at the FIVB World League and the Olympic Games Rio playing the last league with Sir Safety Perugia.

Career

  • Position Setter
  • Selection Olympic (6) - W.C. (18) - Other (180)
  • International Debut San Juan, Argentina
  • Club Debut Gimnasia y Esgrima Santa Fe
  • Current Club Sir Safety Perugia
  • Spike 332
  • Block 315