Michele Pazienza is an Italian football player who currently features for the Italian Serie A club Napoli. He plays as a midfielder.
Michele Pazienza started his professional club football career at Italian side Foggia in 2000 and played for them for three seasons, scoring 6 goals in 86 league matches, establishing himself as a promising and strong midfield player in Italy.
In 2003 Pazienza moved to Udinese and played for them with prominence for two seasons. He played 52 league matches for Udinese and was signed by high flying Fiorentina for two seasons in 2005. He featured in a total of 44 Italian Serie A matches in two seasons for Fiorentina and was signed by Napoli on a permanent contract in 2008 for 4.8 million euros.