Birth date 8 May 1977 (39 years)
Nationality Italy Italy
Height 180 cm
Position Defender
Number 20
Team history
Atalanta 2014 - 2015
Lazio 2010 - 2014
Genoa 2008 - 2010
Palermo 2004 - 2008
U.C. AlbinoLeffe 1998 - 2004
A.S. Junior Biellese Libertas 2000 - 2001 (loan)
U.C. AlbinoLeffe 1995 - 1998

Giuseppe Biava is an Italian football player who currently features for the Italian Serie A club Genoa. He plays as a centre-back.

Giuseppe Biava developed at the youth academy of Italian club Atalanta and made his professional club career start at the newly promoted Italian Serie D club Albinese in 1995. He played for them for three seasons, featuring in 71 league matches.

Biava then signed for AlbinoLeffe in 1998 and played for them for two years, featuring in 48 league matches.

Giuseppe Biava was then sent on loan to Biellese for the 2000-2001 season and then in 2001 he moved to AlbinoLeffe, scoring 6 goals in 86 league matches.

Biava was signed by Palermo in January 2004 and was a first team regular right from the start. He was instrumental factor in leading Palermo to Italian Serie A promotion and was a huge presence for them until 2008, scoring five goals in 112 league matches.

In June 2008 Giuseppe Biava was signed by Genoa on a two year contract.

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