Federico Balzaretti

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Federico Balzaretti (Italian pronunciation: [fedeˈriːko baldzaˈretti; baltsa-]; born 6 December 1981) is an Italian former professional footballer who played as a left-sided full-back. A product of the Torino youth system, his first experience as a professional footballer was on loan to Varese and Siena, returning to Turin to play a year in Serie A and two in Serie B. Later he moved to Juventus, playing a year in Serie A and the Champions League and winning the Scudetto, later revoked for the events of Calciopoli and the next season in the lower division that ended in promotion. Sold to Fiorentina in 2007, after half a season he moved to Palermo, with whom he played in the Europa League. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Federico Balzaretti has received more than 230,371 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Federico Balzaretti is the 3,468th most popular soccer player (down from 3,458th in 2019), the 3,303rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,809th in 2019) and the 227th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Federico Balzaretti ranks 3,468 out of 16,923Before him are Miroslav Kadlec, Idrissa Gueye, Jonas Thern, Shigemitsu Sudo, Gary Medel, and José Bosingwa. After him are Goran Vlaović, Oleg Romantsev, Peter Dubovský, Lars Elstrup, Michael Baur, and Theo Walcott.

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Among people born in 1981, Federico Balzaretti ranks 139Before him are Johan Elmander, Caro Emerald, The Rev, Belladonna, John O'Shea, and Owen Hargreaves. After him are Boyd Holbrook, Cecelia Ahern, Summer Glau, Audrey Tang, Caterina Scorsone, and Michael Pitt.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Federico Balzaretti ranks 3,303 out of 4,088Before him are Marino Morettini (1931), Luciano Ligabue (1960), Giovanni Lavaggi (1958), Federico Bernardeschi (1994), Giuseppe Veronese (1854), and Matteo Zuppi (1955). After him are Giuseppe De Luca (1876), Alessandro Florenzi (1991), Giuseppe Savoldi (1947), Alberto Colombo (1946), Antonio Maspes (1932), and Marco Borriello (1982).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Federico Balzaretti ranks 227Before him are Stefano Fiore (1975), Alessio Tacchinardi (1975), Giuseppe Iachini (1964), Enzo Robotti (1935), Fernando De Napoli (1964), and Federico Bernardeschi (1994). After him are Alessandro Florenzi (1991), Giuseppe Savoldi (1947), Marco Borriello (1982), Pietro Paolo Virdis (1957), Paride Tumburus (1939), and Federico Macheda (1991).