Italian Footballer
Forbes Contributor

Proud Dukie

Italian Footballer
based in Verona, Italy.

Freelance Journalist
experienced in reporting, conducting live interviews, and fact-checking.
As a current professional athlete,
I especially look to tell unsung stories surrounding the sports world.

Proud Duke alumnus.



Soccer Player

Caldiero Calcio
Jan 2021 - Present

Full-time soccer player based in Verona, Italy


Oct 2020 - Present

Writing and reporting for Forbes about Italy’s Serie A and the money behind it

Soccer Player

North Carolina FC

Feb 2020 - Dec 2020

Full-time soccer player based in Raleigh, NC

Writer, Podcast Host & Live Commentator

Total Football Analysis

Apr 2020 - Jan 2021

Wrote articles for TFA magazine and website; Hosted TFA Serie A Podcast; Color commentated English Premier League live matches


North Carolina FC

Apr 2020 - Dec 2020

Authored NCFC Insider, the blog that offered insight into the lives of professional players


Pagella Politica

May 2019 - July 2019

Fact-checked statements from Italian politicians for the leading Italian fact-checking website

Summer Intern

Eight by Eight Magazine

June 2018 - August 2018

Covered the 2018 FIFA World Cup and the start of the major European football leagues


Duke University

Policy Journalism & Media Studies Certificate;

History Major


Graduated a semester early from Duke University with a 3.8 GPA. Played for Duke Men's Soccer, garnering All-American and Scholar All-American recognitions

Catawba College


Attended Catawba College for one year before transferring to Duke University my sophomore year


2017 -- Dec. 2019

Durham, NC


Salisbury, NC