He was a sports fan since he was a child, he practised: basketball, karate, swimming, tennis until football became his main activity.
After the high school, pushed by his love for training, he enrolled in Sport Science at the Università di Firenze and he also started working with some football sport clubs. He is still a consultant in the Laboratory of training methodology and biomechanics applied to football at Coverciano.
He also got his temporary research Phd at the Mapei Sport Center (one of the best sport research centre in Italy).
Nowadays he is working as athletic director in a semi-professional club and he is the project leader in a research project, made up by the FIGC and the Italian Football Athletic Directors Association.