Italian sports journalist and media presenter who has written for numerous publications including Sports Illustrated, The Wall Street Journal and ESPN FC. He has also hosted programs on Radio 5 Live and talkSPORT Radio.
He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a master's from Columbia University.
He has authored several books including 2016's Hail, Claudio!: The Man, the Manager, the Miracle.
He and his wife have 2 daughters.
He co-wrote the autobiography of soccer player and manager Paolo Di Canio.