Paulo Dybala

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Paulo Dybala
Personal information
Full name Paulo Bruno Exequiel Dybala
Date of birth November 15, 1993 (1993-11-15) (age 24)
Place of birth Córdoba, Argentina
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current club Juventus
Number 21
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011-2012 Instituto ACC 38 (17)
2012-2015 Palermo 89 (21)
2015- Juventus
National team
2015- Argentina 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Paulo Dybala (born 15 November 1993) is an Argentine footballer who plays as a forward for Italian football team Juventus and the Argentina national team.[1]

After beginning his career in Argentina with Instituto ACC in 2011, he moved to Italian club Palermo in 2012. His great performances in Serie A got him a transfer to Juventus in 2015.

Due to his creative style of play, pace, technique, talent, and eye for goal, he has been nicknamed La Joya ("The Jewel") in Spanish.

Early life[change | change source]

Dybala was born in Córdoba, Argentina. His grandfather, Bolesław Dybała, was from a small village in Poland. His family also had Italian origins through his maternal grandmother named Da Messa from the Province of Naples.

References[change | change source]