Fabrizio Miccoli is an Italian football player who currently features for the Italian Serie A club Palermo. He plays as a striker.
Fabrizio Miccoli started his professional club career at ItalianS erie C1 side Casarano in 1996 and in 1998 moved to Ternana in the Italian Serie B. He scored 32 goals in 123 league matches for Ternana and earned the nickname Romario of the Salento for his goals and technical abilities.
Fabrizio Miccoli then moved to Perugia for the 2002-2003 season and 9 goals in 34 league matches were enough for Italian giants Juventus to sign him in 2003. Miccoli was officially a Juventus player until 2007 but he played three seasons away from Turin, spending the 2004-2005 season on loan at Fiorentina and scoring 12 goas in 25 Serie A matches; he also played for Portuguese powerhouse Benfica for two years between 2005 and 2007, scoring 23 goals in 56 league fixtures. Miccoli featured in the UEFA Champions League for Benfica and was a popular figure among the fans.
Fabrizio Miccoli was then signed by Palermo in the summer of 2007.
Fabrizio Miccoli made his international debut for Italy against Portugal in February 2003.
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