16 Facts About Anthony Fontana


Anthony Fontana was born on October 14,1999 and is an American professional soccer player who plays as a midfielder for Eerste Divisie side PEC Zwolle.


Anthony Fontana developed at the Philadelphia Union Academy and made his way through to Bethlehem Steel FC, the Philadelphia Union's second team as an academy player.


Anthony Fontana made his professional debut against FC Cincinnati in July 2016 at 16 years of age.


Anthony Fontana would go on to make 8 appearances for Steel during their inaugural season.


The next season, Anthony Fontana saw an additional 11 appearances for Steel FC, and even earned an appearance for the Union during their summer friendly against Swansea City.


On July 17,2017, Anthony Fontana signed a homegrown player contract with Philadelphia Union.


Anthony Fontana became an active Union player on January 1,2018.


On March 3,2018, Anthony Fontana made his debut for Philadelphia Union, starting in the season opener against New England Revolution.


Anthony Fontana scored the opening goal of the season against the Revolution which was ultimately the game-winner.


Anthony Fontana became the first Union homegrown player to score a brace when he came into the match as a substitute against the New England Revolution in September 2020.


Anthony Fontana became a standout in the substitution role and finishing the 2020 season scoring six goals in 523 minutes of play, contributing the Union's first major trophy in the 2020 Supporters' Shield.


Anthony Fontana's contract concluded at the end of the 2021 season finishing with 51 appearances and 12 goals for the Union.


In February 2022, Anthony Fontana officially signed for Serie B club, Ascoli.


On March 8,2023, Anthony Fontana signed with Eerste Divisie side PEC Zwolle on a deal until the end of the season.


Anthony Fontana was born in the United States and is of Italian descent.


Anthony Fontana has appeared in the 2018 CONCACAF U-20 Championship representing United States.