Italian winger and central forward Federico Chiesa is one of the world’s prolific finisher and skilled football players. Footballer Chiesa currently plays for the Italian football club Juventus after agreeing on a loan deal from the rival football club Fiorentina. Chiesa has become a hot prospect for many European football clubs after his exciting performance at the European Championship (2020). Talking about his overall playing position, he can play excellently as a right-winger but mainly as the striker/central forward.
Chiesa has played for the Italian national football team for a long time after making his international football debut back in 2018. He has won domestic trophies in his football career, like the Italian Cup and the Italian Super Cup playing for the Juventus football club. He was one of the best players performing for the Italian club before he got injured playing a league match in January 2022. Here, we have covered the biography of Juventus football club’s star forward Federico Chiesa and his professional and international career details.
Quick facts: Federico Chiesa
|Full name||Federico Chiesa|
|Nickname||Also known by the nickname “ Pepo.”|
|Date of birth||25th October 1997|
|Father’s name||Enrico Chiesa|
|Mother’s name||Francesca Lombardi|
|Siblings||One sister and a brother only|
|Brother’s/Sister’s name||Lorenzo Chiesa and Adriana Chiesa|
|Height||5.9 feet (1.75 m)|
|Weight||77 Kg (169 pounds)|
|Body measurement||Chest size: N/A inches Waist size: N/A Biceps: N/A|
|Body type||Athletic body|
|Eye color||Dark brown color|
|Hair color||Dark Brown color|
|Shoe size||11 (US)|
|Marital status||In a relationship|
|Wife/girlfriend/ex-wife||Girlfriend whose name is Benedetta Quagli|
|Children name||Not available|
|Net worth||Around 10 million dollars|
|Salary||Approx. 5 million dollars|
|Playing position||Winger and central forward|
|Social media presence||Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter|
|Source of Income||Club salary, additional bonuses, sponsorship deals|
|Last Updated||Latest updated on February 2022|
Italian star central forward Federico Chiesa was born to their father Enrico Chiesa and mother, Francesca Lombardi. Chiesa was born to a rich family in Genoa, Italy. His father, Enrico, is a former professional footballer who played for different Italian football clubs. He got motivated to become a professional footballer by following his beloved father’s footsteps. His parents also have two other children apart from Federico. Federico Chiesa’s brother’s name is Lorenzo Chiesa, while his sister is Adriana Chiesa.
He spent his early childhood days playing football with his father and brother. The Italian joined the local football club Settignanes in his home country as a kid. Chiesa spent around five years in the academy of the Italian football club. Chiesa was offered the chance to join the youth academy ACF Fiorentina where his father played in his old days. He played with the young players in the team for around 9 years. The Italian central forward uses Chiesa as his name in his club and national team jersey.
Federico Chiesa Height, Weight, Haircut and Body Measurement
The Italian Super Cup winner central forward Federico Chiesa was born on 25th October 1997, making him 24 years old. (As per February 2022) He follows the Christian religion and his zodiac sign is Scorpio. Even with his weaker foot, Chiesa is a right-footed winger with excellent dribbling skills. He has a medium-sized body and stands 5.9 feet tall at present.
Italian Winger Chiesa does not have any tattoos on his body. Footballer Chiesa has evenly matched weight for a professional footballer, as he weighs around 169 pounds (77 kg). Chiesa has dark brown color eyes and dark brown colour hair. The Italian forward has kept his hair short until now. Chiesa uses a shoe size of 11 (US). He is very careful about his training and diet to keep himself fit for every match. Currently, we do not have any information about his body measurement. We will try to update the information soon.
Federico Chiesa Salary, Net Worth and Transfer News
According to multiple sources, Federico Chiesa is worth around 10 million dollars to date. He has played for Fiorentina and currently plays for Juventus football club. Therefore a major part of his current net worth constitutes salary, bonuses, and sponsorship earnings he earned playing for those clubs.
He has played on 37 occasions for the Italian national football team after making his international debut back in 2018. So, Chiesa has earned a significant salary playing for his national football team. Chiesa earns around 5 million dollars per season at his present club Juventus. His earnings and current net worth make him one of the richest Italian young football players.
Federico Chiesa Injury
Federico Chiesa was injured when he was paying a league match with AS Roma. He missed many matches due to the injury. The young Italian center forward got an injury on his ACL. Federico Chiesa is expected to return fully fit by August 2022.
Who is Federico Chiesa Girlfriend?
Young Italian forward Federico Chiesa is a true believer of Lord Jesus. He is still unmarried, but he has been in a relationship with a woman he had known for a long time. His girlfriend’s name is Benedetta Quagli and she is also from Italy. She is a model and a social media influencer by profession. Benedetta loves and has kept a few dogs as her pet.
She sometimes uploads pictures with her dogs on her Social media accounts like Facebook and Instagram. They started dating in early 2019 and the lovely couple has been inseparable ever since. The couple, however, does not have any children together. Being a professional athlete, he spends his significant time in the gym and team training.
Style of Play and Playing Position
Federico Chiesa is one of the promising young football players in European football. The Italian Super Cup winner Italian center forward is very skilled with both feet. Naturally, he is a right-footed player. His lightning speed and fast dribbling make it hard for his opponents to stop him. His long shots, flashy acceleration and pacey dribbling, make him one of the excellent forwards in football.
Federico Chiesa is also very good at crossing the ball inside the box, making chances for his teammates to head the ball into the net. The Italian winger is also a reliable goalscorer in counter-attack situations. He has played mostly as a left/right-winger but he is also comfortable playing as a central forward at the time of need. Former Fiorentina attacker Federico Chiesa is famous as an excellent finisher in football.
Federico Chiesa Instagram
Federico Chiesa is also sometimes found uploading pictures and match updates on his social media. Footballer Chiesa is also one of the most followed young footballer on social media like Instagram and Facebook. His number of followers on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter account are as follows:
Facebook: 660k followers
Instagram: 3.6 million followers
Twitter: 68.7k followers
Federico Chiesa FIFA 22 Rating
Chiesa has an overall rating of 83 in FIFA 22 game. He is given his favorite right-winger position in FIFA 22. Being a winger, he has the highest pace and dribbling out of other attributes. Federico Chiesa has the highest 91 rating for Pace and the lowest 48 rating for defence. His individual FIFA 22 rating for different attributes are:
- Pace: 91
- Shooting: 81
- Passing: 74
- Dribbling: 85
- Defense: 48
- Physical: 73
Federico Chiesa Transfermarkt
Italian center forward Federico Chiesa is one of the most valuable young players in football. His superb performance for his football team has increased his market value in recent times. According to Transfermarkt, his current market value is 70 million Euro. Federico Chiesa was signed in a loan deal by the Juventus football club with an offer of making it permanent for around 50 million dollars.
- Federico Chiesa grew up playing football with his brother and father in their backyard.
- The Italian joined the local football club Settignanes in his home country as a kid. He spent around five years in the academy of the Italian football club.
- Chiesa was offered the chance to join the youth academy ACF Fiorentina where his father played in his old days. He played with the young players in the team for around 9 years.
Professional Career and Stats (Playing from 2016-present)
- Initially limited to the “B” team of the Italian Football club ACF Fiorentina, he was promoted to the senior team in 2016.
- During his time with the Fiorentina, he played 137 matches in all tournaments and scored 26 goals in return.
- His excellent form attracted interest from different football clubs around Europe.
- Federico Chiesa accepted a loan offer from Juventus football club in 2020 but the club decided to make the transfer permanent later.
- He currently plays for Juventus football club and has scored 10 goals in 44 appearances when writing this article.
- The Italian center forward has scored 4 goals in 37 international matches for his national football team.
Trophies and titles:
- Italian Super Cup winner with Juventus football club
- Italian Cup winner with Juventus football club
- UEFA European Championship winner with Italian national football team
- Pallone Azzurro award winner (Individual award)