20. Danilo Orsi
DATE OF BIRTH
Orsi has enjoyed a different development pathway, spending three years in the United States at Eastern Florida State College, where he studied Business Management.
Whilst studying, Orsi played for the College side where he scored 27 goals in 32 appearances during his two seasons, breaking the College’s goalscoring record. During his time in America, Orsi also represented the Californian side Chivas, as well as Fort Lauderdale back in Florida before his move back to the UK.
After returning to England in 2018, Orsi played at non-league sides East Thurrock United, Hungerford Town, Hampton & Richmond Borough, before making the move to Maidenhead United in 2020. During his only season at Maidenhead, Orsi scored 21 goals in 41 appearances in all competitions, collecting the club’s ‘Fans’ Player of the Year Award’.
In 2021, after significant interest from EFL clubs, Orsi signed for Harrogate Town and made a total of 14 appearances in all competitions, scoring 6 goals before joining Boreham Wood on loan in January 2022.