Giulio Donati

Giulio Donati (born 5 February 1990 in Pietrasanta) is an Italian football player. Since 2013, the right-back is the German first division club Bayer 04 Leverkusen under contract.



Donati is the son of a lifeguard from Forte dei Marmi and played in his youth for several years at AS Lucchese Libertas, before he moved to first division club Inter Milan as an 18- year-old in 2008. He initially played for the U-20 team of the club and was promoted to the first team in 2009. Since he had a hard time in this and in his first season came to no use, Donati 2010 was loaned for one year for U.S. Lecce, for whom he played 14 games in Serie A. In the two years that followed, he was awarded again within Italy. 2011/12 and 2012/13 he played in Serie B for each Calcio Padova or the U.S. Grosseto.

In the summer of 2013 Donati joined the German Bundesliga and signed a four -year contract with Bayer 04 Leverkusen.


Donati played three times in 2010 for the Italian U- 20th In the same year he made his debut for the U- 21st For the European Championship 2011, he qualified with the team not at the European Championships of 2013, the Italians came under Devis Mangia, however, the final, which they lost to Spain. Donati was a regular player and played in all five games by.


  • U-21 European runners-up: 2013