Born in Umbertide, a town in the province of Perugia, Italy, Alessio Abibi started his career with Pescara and had loan spells at Perugia and Gavorrano as a teenager.
He made his senior debut for Gavorrano as a 17-year-old in a Serie D game against Triestina and was rewarded with international caps at underage level for Albania.
Abibi also spent nine months in Spain with Segunda Division B side Eldense in 2017 before moving to KF Tirana in Albania. During his two seasons in the Albanian capital, he helped the club win promotion to the top flight and also collected Albanian Cup and Super Cup winners’ medals.
He returned to Italy in August 2019 and had stints at Serie C clubs Avellino and Cavese 1919 before a short spell in Albania with KS Kastrioti at the end of 2020 before completing a move to Dundalk in January 2021.