Italian defender who joined Calcio Catania in 2011 and was a member of the Italian national team from 2002 to 2009.
He began his professional career with Bari in 1994.
He made 114 appearances for Juventus between 2003 and 2011.
He was born in 1976 in Gioia del Colle, Italy.
He was teammates with goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon on the Italian national team from 2002 to 2009.