CURRENT CLUB: Parma (Italy)
Gabriel Paletta is an experienced centerback who earned his first cap with the Azzurri in March 2014. Before joining Parma in 2010, Paletta played for Boca Juniors for three seasons.
ITALIAN NATIONAL TEAM
Paletta played 90 minutes against Spain in March. He was eligible to play for Italy due to his great grandfather.
Paletta started his career in Argentina before joining Liverpool for an unsuccessful season. He has made 116 Serie A appearances with Parma over the last four seasons.