CURRENT CLUB: Paris Saint-Germain (France)
Thiago Motta plays as a defensive midfielder who is known for his passing and long range shooting ability. He has spent time at Barcelona, Atletico Madrid, and Inter Milan.
ITALIAN NATIONAL TEAM
Motta actually appeared with Brazil in 2003 before making the switch. He has registered over 15 caps since making his debut with Italy in 2011.
Motta has won two Champions League titles, one with Barcelona (2005-06) and one with Inter Milan (2009-10). He started 32 Ligue 1 games for PSG this season.