Academy Teams

Luke Albertini

21
Midfielder

Pronunciation: al-BURR-tee-nee
Position: Midfielder
Jersey No.: 21
Height: 6-0
Weight: 148 lbs.
Date of Birth: April 2, 1996
Place of Birth: Norwood, Mass.
Hometown: North Attleborough, Mass.
High School: North Attleboro High School
Youth Club Team: FC Greater Boston
Status: Under-16 roster
Email: alba229@comcast.net

2011-12: Made 19 appearances, including eight starts, with the Under-16 team. Scored one goal: against South Central Premier (May 12). Made his Revolution debut as a substitute in the season opener against Met Oval (Nov. 19). Made two appearances, including one start, during the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Winter Showcase (Dec. 3-6) in Sarasota, Fla. Traveled to Johannesburg, South Africa, for the 2012 Future Champions Gauteng tournament (March 26-31) and made two appearances. Traveled to Frisco, Texas, for the Development Academy Playoffs (June 26-29), but did not see any action.

HIGH SCHOOL: Is a junior at North Attleboro High School (North Attleborough, Mass.) … played two seasons before the Development Academy switched a 10-month model … earned 2011 Hockomock league all-star honors.

BEFORE REVS: Spent one season as a member of FC Greater Boston … played with Blackwatch Premier between the ages of 10-14, serving as captain and winning three consecutive State Cup championships … also played with Pride FC between the ages of 7-10.

PERSONAL: Luke Albertinti … is the son of Matthew and Stephanie Albertini … has one sister, Brielle (17) … lists Steven Gerrard, Gennaro Gattuso, Kaka and Wayne Rooney among as his favorite professional soccer players … supports AC Milan and Manchester United … also follows the Boston Celtics, New England Patriots and New York Yankees … enjoys working out and playing Pickleball and videogames.