Why does Shaarawy wear 92?

AC Milan players had a trend of picking their numbers based on the year they were born. Andriy Shevchenko wore 76, Robinho wore 83, Stephan El Shaarawy wore 92. His reasoning was that by doubling his number he would also double his form.

What is Shaarawy kit number?

Stephan El Shaarawy

Season club
19/20 Italy 22
18/19 Italy 11
18/19 Italy 22
17/18 Italy 22

Who wore 99 for AC Milan?

Since he debuted with Milan as a 16-year-old, Donnarumma wore the No. 99 in between the sticks as it was the year he was born.

Who is El Shaarawy?

He is nicknamed Il Faraone (The Pharaoh), as his father is Egyptian . El Shaarawy began his career at Genoa, and was signed by AC Milan in 2011 after a successful loan at Padova. Frequently regarded as one of the most promising youngsters of his generation, El Shaarawy had his breakthrough in the first half of the 2012–13 season.

How much did Shaarawy sign for Milan?

On 25 June 2011, El Shaarawy signed for Serie A giants Milan for €20 million transfer fee (€10M plus Alexander Merkel). On 18 September 2011, El Shaarawy made his debut with Milan at the Stadio San Paolo in a 3–1 loss to Napoli in Serie A.

How old was Shaarawy when he made his debut?

El Shaarawy started his youth career with Genoa at the age of fourteen. On 21 December 2008, when he was sixteen years old, El Shaarawy made his first team debut, playing ten minutes in a Serie A away match against Chievo; he is currently the eighth youngest player in the history of Serie A to have made his debut in the Italian top division.

How old was El Shaarawy when he scored his first goal?

On 25 July 2012, El Shaarawy signed a new five-year contract with Milan. On 3 October 2012, he scored his first goal in UEFA Champions League against Zenit, thus becoming at the age of 19 years and 342 days, A.C. Milan’s youngest ever goalscorer in the competition.