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Nicolò Barella biography and net worth

Nicolò Barella biography and net worth
Nicolò Barella. Photo/AC Milan Info
  • Nicolò Barella is a promising and extremely talented midfielder
  • His interest in football goes back to when he was three years old
  • His football journey started at Cagliari Calcio young team in 2006

Italy national team midfielder Nicolò Barella represents his country on the international stage as well as for Serie A club Inter Milan. In European sports media, many know him as a promising and extremely talented young midfielder. Barella scooped the award of the best young Italian player twice in a row – 2012 and 2013. Italian football journalist Mina Rzouki says Barella is talented, and a composed midfielder with a wide variety of skills.

Many Italian football stars and commentators say Barella’s playing skills are box-to-box and adept at finding the right passes. He regains control of the ball and re-secures a defensive advantage. Further, he is a dynamic player capable of breaking down possession and initiating quick attacking plays despite his little stature.

Nicolò Barella Biography

Full Name Nicolò Barella
Source of wealth Football
Age 25
Place of Birth Cagliari
Height 1.96 m
Nationality Italian
Date of birth February 7 1997
Occupation Footballer
Marital Status Married
Nicolò Barella.

Nicolò Barella. Photo/Team Talk

Early Life

Luca Barella and his mother gave birth to Nicolo Barella in Cagliari, Italy. While growing up, his father’s love for football charmed little Barella. As a result of this, his mother objected to the concept that he was dedicating all of his time and energy to soccer. She wanted him to play basketball instead. When he was three and a half years old, the playmaker started his professional football journey. He enrolled at Gigi Riva Football through his father’s recommendation.

By age nine, Barella was ready for his next phase of playing football. He joined Cagliari Calcio young team in 2006.

Career

Despite his team’s best efforts, it was impossible for the coaches to ignore the Italian athlete after he turned 18. For the sake of keeping hold of their promising youngster, Cagliari gave Nicolò Barella his professional debut against Parma in May 2015. He was loaned out to Como in the Serie B after a few months of impressing the globe with his clean tackles and ball control. Fortunately, he joined Inter Milan on a one-year loan contract from Serie B club Torino. After the loan period ended, it was required to make a purchase under a four-year contract.

Inter’s 2019–20 Serie A season opened with a 4–0 home triumph as he made his club debut against Lecce. Barella came on for Matas Vecino in the second half helping set up Antonio Candreva’s goal. A late equaliser against Slavia Prague helped Inter to a 1–1 home draw in his first appearance in the Champions League. It was also his first goal for Inter since joining the club.

Barella came off the bench in the second half for Matas Vecino. He helped set up Antonio Candreva’s goal in Inter’s eventual 4–0 home win. This was the opening match of the 2019–20 Serie A season.

He made his debut in the Champions League against Slavia Praguein 2019. After coming off the bench to replace Marcelo Brozovi in the second half, he scored an injury-time equalizing goal. It assisted Inter get to a draw by half time. Barella signed a contract extension with Inter in 2021 extending to 2021. This was after winning the Coppa Italia and Supercoppa Italiana in the 2021–22 season.

His rise in the game is thanks to his ability to win the ball, which allows him to break down possession and initiate quick attacks. He prefers to play as a right-sided offensive center midfielder despite his ability to play everywhere in midfield. He also plays as an attacking midfielder and a defensive midfielder. He is well-known for his eye for goal and good shooting from outside the area. Additionally, he is an excellent penalty taker and set-piece taker.

Nicolò Barella

Nicolò Barella. Photo/SempreInter

Personal Life

Nicolò Barella married the gorgeous Federica Schievenin. The lovely couple has three children. In 2015, Nicolo began dating Federica, back when Nicolo was still playing for Cagliari. It was then that he was making a name for himself in the sport.

After dating for a number of years, Nicolo and Federica tied the knot in a grandiose ceremony in July of 2018. The ceremony went down at Villa d’Orri in Sardinia, which is the old summer palace of the Savoy royal family.

FAQs

  1. What is Nicolò Barella net worth?

$42 million

  1. What is Nicolò Barella’s salary?

$4.7 million

  1. How old is Nicolo Barella?

25 years old

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