Profile: Fabio Cannavaro

full name: Fabio Cannavaro
bio: Fabio Cannavaro is a champion Italian soccer player, the most capped Italian national team player of all time. He was only the second defender to be awarded the FIFA player of the year.
also known as: Canna
born: 13 September 1973 in Naples, Italy
family: parents Gelsomina and Pasquale Cannavaro. He is married to Daniela, and they have three children, Christian (b 1999), Martina (b 2001), and Andrea (b 2004).
nationality: Italian
physical: Height: 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight: 75 kg
sport: Football or Soccer
teams / clubs:

Napoli, Parma, Internazionale, Juventus, Real Madrid, Juventus, Al-Ahli Dubai

position: center back
jersey number: 5
achievements: Fabio Cannavaro won the FIFA Player of the Year in 2006
what you may not know:
  • father also played football for provincial side Giugliano


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