Nicolo Fagioli is an Italian professional footballer who became known for his position as a midfielder for the Serie A club side Juventus and also represent the Italian national team. He is a versatile player whose style of play has been compared to Andrea Pirlo. He is a playmaker who can make the difference in games. He was included in the Guardian’s best 60 talents in the world in 2018.
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Nicolo Fagioli was born on February 12, 2001 in Piacenza, Italy.
Fagioli started his football career at the youth level with Piacenza in 2008 and went through the youth ranks of Cremonese and Juventus.
He made his debut for Juventus under-23 in a 4-0 defeat against Carrarese on September 24, 2018. He scored his first goal for them in a 1-1 draw against Lecco.
He made his debut for the first team in a 4-0 Coppa Italia victory against SPA on January 27, 2021. He made his Serie A debut in a 3-0 victory againat Crotone on February 22, 2021, where he came on as a substitute for Rodrigo Bentancur at the 69th minute.
He went on a one-year loan to Serie B side Cremonese on August 31, 2021, and amee his debut in a 2-0 victory against Cittadella on September 12. He scored his first goal for the club 7 days later, in a match against Parma.
He renewed his contract with Juventus until 2026, on August 10, 2022. He made his Champions league debut in a 2-1 defeat against Benfica on Seprember 14. He scored his first Serie A goal in a 1-0 win over Lecce on October 29.
However, the Italian Football Federation imposed seven-month ban on Fagioli on October 17, 2023, for violating betting rules.
At the international scene, Fagioli represented Italy at the under-17, under-19, and under-21 levels. He was called up to the senior team in 2022 where he made his debut in a friendly match against Albania.
Nicolo Fagioli is dating model Giulia Bernacci.
Nicolo Fagioli received the Serie A Best Young Player : 2022-23. He had won the following titles with Juventus; Serie A: 2018-19, Coppa Italia: 2020-21, Supercopa Italiana: 2020.
Nicolo Fagioli is active on social media. He is on Instagram @nicolofagioli
Nicolo Fagioli earns his career as a footballer. He has a market value of €35 m according to stats from Transfermarkt.
Frequently asked questions
He is an Italian professional footballer.
He was born on February 12, 2001.
He was born in Piacenza, Italy.
He plays as a midfielder.
He has a height of 1.78 m.
He is in a relationship with Giulia Bernacci.