Dybala with Argentina in 2017
|Full name||Paulo Bruno Exequiel Dybala|
|Date of birth||November 15, 1993|
|Place of birth||Córdoba, Argentina|
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
He began his career as a professional footballer in 2011 when he started playing for Instituto ACC, a team based in Argentina. 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.