Member of the Italy national football team primarily as a winger, but also available as a forward and midfielder. He also began playing for Fiorentina in 2016.
He was brought up in the U.S. Settignanese youth system from 2002 to 2007. He then played for Fiorentina's youth cub from 2007 to 2016.
He made three appearances with Italy's U19 squad, five appearances with their U20 team and ten appearances with the U21 team. He studied sports science at university for two years.
His father is former professional footballer Enrico Chiesa.
He joined Antonio Candreva as part of the Italy national squad.