Have you heard of Nicolo Zaniolo? According to world media, this player is the successor of Francesco Totti. Even those who didn’t follow football know who is Francesco Totti and how much he did for Italian football. Francesco is the player who still holds the record for the most played games for A.S Roma.
AS Roma defeated İstanbul Başakşehir 4-0 in the first round of the Europa League. The player of the match was a brilliant young player who was already named the successor to one of the club’s biggest legends last season. At the end of the season, Nicolo became the youngest Italian footballer to score twice in a Champions League match. He was also named A Series Player of the Year.
He had two assists and one goal in the first game of the season. So for the first time in his career, he was an assistant and scorer. Also became the first player to achieve such an impact as Francesco Totti. Experts consider Nicolo to be one of the best transfers. Transfermarkt estimated his value for € 40 million which is a great price for such a young player. We will surely hear more about this player especially on Soccer 10.
Nicolo Zaniolo is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for the national team of Italy and the Serie A. Club. He played for the under-19 national team in the UEFA European Championship. The Italian national team reached the final but lost 4: 3 against Portugal after the extra time.
Nicolo received an invitation from Roberto Mancini on 1st of September 2018 to join the senior national team. It was at the opening of the UEFA Nations League in a match against Portugal and Poland. He made his U21 debut on the 11th of October 2018 in a friendly match against Belgium. They lost 1-0. He made his senior debut on the 23rd of March 2019 as a replacement for Veratti. They beat Finland 2-0 in the Euro 2020 qualifiers.
Nicolo Zaniolo is the son of footballer Igor Zaniolo who played football as a striker in Series B and C. Igor played for La Spezia when with 34 goals in 104 games. He stopped playing football on the 27th of October 2013. Nicolo is believed to be just as successful if not better than his father. Nicolo will surely have great results on champion league results.