Fabio Cannavaro

Date of birth13 September 1973
Place of birthNapoli
NationalityItalian
Weight75 kg
Height1.76 m
PositionDefender/Centre back

At club level, Fabio started out with Napoli where he spent four seasons before moving to Parma in 1995. He was a member of the team that did the double of the UEFA Cup and Italian Cup in 1998-99.

Fabio made his international debut in January 1997 against Northern Ireland

Effective in the air and strong in the tackle he was the only ever-present for the Azurri in their campaign to qualify for the 2002 World Cup finals.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Parma 01 Jul 1995 01 Jul 2002
Internazionale 01 Jul 2002

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1999-00 Parma UEFA Champions League 1
1
2000-01 Parma Serie A 33
5
2000-01 Parma UEFA Cup 6
2
1
2001-02 Parma Serie A 31
8
1
2001-02 Parma UEFA Champions League 2
1
2001-02 Parma UEFA Cup 7
2002-03 Internazionale Serie A 27
1
4
2002-03 Internazionale UEFA Champions League 10
2
1
4
1
2003-04 Internazionale Serie A 21
2
2
2003-04 Internazionale UEFA Champions League 6
1
2003-04 Internazionale UEFA Cup 3
2004-05 Juventus Serie A 38
2
2
2004-05 Juventus UEFA Champions League 2
1
2005-06 Juventus UEFA Champions League 2
2008-09 Real Madrid UEFA Champions League 2
1
2009-10 Juventus UEFA Europa League 2
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
11 Aug 1999 Rangers v Parma L 2-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
14 Sep 2000 Pobeda v Parma W 0-2 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
28 Sep 2000 Parma v Pobeda W 4-0
Agg: 6-0
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
01 Oct 2000 Parma v Fiorentina D 2-2 Serie A 1
15 Oct 2000 Brescia v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 2
22 Oct 2000 Perugia v Parma L 3-1 Serie A 3
01 Nov 2000 Parma v AC Milan W 2-0 Serie A 4
05 Nov 2000 Bari v Parma W 0-1 Serie A 5
09 Nov 2000 Dinamo Zagreb v Parma L 1-0
Agg: 1-2
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
11 Nov 2000 Parma v Udinese W 2-0 Serie A 6
19 Nov 2000 Bologna v Parma L 2-1 Serie A 7
23 Nov 2000 Parma v TSV 1860 München D 2-2 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
26 Nov 2000 Parma v Lazio W 2-0 Serie A 8
02 Dec 2000 Parma v Atalanta W 2-0 Serie A 9
05 Dec 2000 TSV 1860 München v Parma W 0-2
Agg: 2-4
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
10 Dec 2000 Juventus v Parma L 1-0 Serie A 10
17 Dec 2000 Parma v Vicenza L 0-2 Serie A 11
23 Dec 2000 Napoli v Parma D 2-2 Serie A 12
07 Jan 2001 Parma v Reggina L 0-2 Serie A 13
14 Jan 2001 Inter Milano v Parma D 1-1 Serie A 14
21 Jan 2001 Parma v Lecce D 1-1 Serie A 15
28 Jan 2001 Verona v Parma W 0-2 Serie A 16
04 Feb 2001 Parma v AS Roma L 1-2 Serie A 17
11 Feb 2001 Fiorentina v Parma W 0-1 Serie A 18
22 Feb 2001 Parma v PSV Eindhoven W 3-2
Agg: 4-4
UEFA Cup 4th round 2nd leg
25 Feb 2001 Parma v Perugia W 5-0 Serie A 20
04 Mar 2001 AC Milan v Parma D 2-2 Serie A 21
11 Mar 2001 Parma v Bari W 4-0 Serie A 22
18 Mar 2001 Udinese v Parma W 1-3 Serie A 23
01 Apr 2001 Parma v Bologna D 0-0 Serie A 24
14 Apr 2001 Atalanta v Parma W 0-1 Serie A 26
18 Apr 2001 Lazio v Parma L 1-0 Serie A 25
22 Apr 2001 Parma v Juventus D 0-0 Serie A 27
28 Apr 2001 Vicenza v Parma D 0-0 Serie A
06 May 2001 Parma v Napoli W 4-0 Serie A 29
12 May 2001 Reggina v Parma L 2-0 Serie A 30
17 May 2001 Parma v Inter Milano W 3-1 Serie A 31
27 May 2001 Lecce v Parma W 1-2 Serie A 32
10 Jun 2001 Parma v Verona L 1-2 Serie A 33
17 Jun 2001 AS Roma v Parma L 3-1 Serie A 34
08 Aug 2001 Parma v Lille D 0-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
22 Aug 2001 Lille v Parma D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
26 Aug 2001 Lecce v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 1
09 Sep 2001 Parma v Inter Milano D 0-0 Serie A 2
16 Sep 2001 Bologna v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 3
20 Sep 2001 Parma v HJK Helsinki D 0-0 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
23 Sep 2001 Parma v Brescia D 0-0 Serie A 4
27 Sep 2001 HJK Helsinki v Parma D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
30 Sep 2001 Lazio v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 5
14 Oct 2001 Parma v Piacenza D 0-0 Serie A 7
18 Oct 2001 FC Utrecht v Parma D 0-0 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
21 Oct 2001 Chievo Verona v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 8
28 Oct 2001 Parma v Verona D 0-0 Serie A 9
01 Nov 2001 Parma v FC Utrecht D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
04 Nov 2001 Parma v Perugia D 0-0 Serie A 10
18 Nov 2001 Juventus v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 11
22 Nov 2001 Parma v Brøndby D 1-1 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
25 Nov 2001 Parma v AC Milan D 0-0 Serie A 12
02 Dec 2001 Udinese v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 13
06 Dec 2001 Brøndby v Parma W 0-3
Agg: 1-4
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
09 Dec 2001 Parma v AS Roma D 0-0 Serie A 14
16 Dec 2001 Atalanta v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 15
19 Dec 2001 Torino v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 6
06 Jan 2002 Venezia v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 17
20 Jan 2002 Inter Milano v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 19
27 Jan 2002 Parma v Bologna D 0-0 Serie A 20
03 Feb 2002 Brescia v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 21
10 Feb 2002 Parma v Lazio D 0-0 Serie A 22
17 Feb 2002 Parma v Torino D 0-0 Serie A 23
24 Feb 2002 Piacenza v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 24
28 Feb 2002 Parma v Hapoel Tel Aviv L 1-2
Agg: 1-2
UEFA Cup 4th round 2nd leg
10 Mar 2002 Verona v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 26
13 Mar 2002 Parma v Chievo Verona D 0-0 Serie A 25
17 Mar 2002 Perugia v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 27
24 Mar 2002 Parma v Juventus D 0-0 Serie A 28
30 Mar 2002 AC Milan v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 29
07 Apr 2002 Parma v Udinese D 0-0 Serie A 30
14 Apr 2002 AS Roma v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 31
21 Apr 2002 Parma v Atalanta D 0-0 Serie A 32
05 May 2002 Parma v Venezia D 0-0 Serie A 34


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1993-94 Italy UEFA Under-21 4
1993-94 Italy Under-21 1
1994-95 Italy UEFA Under-21 6
1994-95 Italy Under-21 2
1995-96 Italy UEFA Under-21 6
1
1995-96 Italy Under-21 1
1996-97 Italy FIFA World Cup 3
1
1996-97 Italy International Friendly
1
1996-97 Italy Olympics 3
1
1996-97 Italy Tournoi de France 3
1997-98 Italy FIFA World Cup 9
1
1997-98 Italy International Friendly 2
1998-99 Italy FIGC Centenary 1
1998-99 Italy International Friendly 2
1998-99 Italy UEFA European Championship 6
1999-00 Italy International Friendly 5
1999-00 Italy UEFA European Championship 7
1
2000-01 Italy FIFA World Cup 6
2000-01 Italy International Friendly 3
2001-02 Italy FIFA World Cup 5
3
2001-02 Italy International Friendly 6
2002-03 Italy International Friendly 3
1
2002-03 Italy UEFA European Championship 5
1
2003-04 Italy International Friendly 5
1
2003-04 Italy UEFA European Championship 5
3
2004-05 Italy FIFA World Cup 3
1
1
2004-05 Italy International Friendly 1
2005-06 Italy FIFA World Cup 10
2005-06 Italy International Friendly 5
2006-07 Italy International Friendly 1
2006-07 Italy UEFA European Championship 7
1
2007-08 Italy International Friendly 4
1
2007-08 Italy UEFA European Championship 4
1
2008-09 Italy FIFA Confederations Cup 2
2008-09 Italy FIFA World Cup 6
1
2008-09 Italy International Friendly 2
2009-10 Italy FIFA World Cup 6
2
2009-10 Italy International Friendly 4


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
09 Mar 1994 Italy v Czechoslovakia W 3-0 UEFA U21 Quarter-final
23 Mar 1994 Czechoslovakia v Italy L 1-0 UEFA U21 Quarter-final
15 Apr 1994 France v Italy W 0-0 (5-3) UEFA U21 Semi-final
20 Apr 1994 Italy v Portugal W 1-0 UEFA U21 Final
04 May 1994 Sweden v Italy L 1-0 U21
08 Sep 1994 Slovenia v Italy D 1-1 UEFA U21 Group 4
06 Oct 1994 Estonia v Italy W 1-4 UEFA U21 Group 4
16 Nov 1994 Italy v Croatia W 2-1 UEFA U21
20 Dec 1994 Italy v Turkey W 2-1 U21
22 Feb 1995 Italy v Romania W 1-0 U21
23 Mar 1995 Italy v Estonia W 7-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
28 Mar 1995 Ukraine v Italy L 2-1 UEFA U21 Group 4
27 Apr 1995 Lithuania v Italy W 0-2 UEFA U21 Group 4
07 Sep 1995 Italy v Slovenia W 1-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
05 Oct 1995 Croatia v Italy D 2-2 UEFA U21 Group 4
10 Nov 1995 Italy v Ukraine W 2-1 UEFA U21 Group 4
15 Nov 1995 Italy v Lithuania D 0-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
21 Feb 1996 Italy v Hungary W 4-0 U21
13 Mar 1996 Portugal v Italy L 1-0 UEFA U21 Quarter-final
31 May 1996 Spain v Italy W 1-1 (4-2) UEFA U21 Final
21 Jul 1996 Mexico v Italy L 1-0 Olympics Finals Group C
23 Jul 1996 Ghana v Italy L 3-2 Olympics Finals Group C
25 Jul 1996 Italy v Korea Republic W 2-1 Olympics Finals Group C
22 Jan 1997 Italy v Northern Ireland W 2-0 International Friendly
12 Feb 1997 England v Italy W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 2
29 Mar 1997 Italy v Moldova W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 2
02 Apr 1997 Poland v Italy D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 2
30 Apr 1997 Italy v Poland W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 2
04 Jun 1997 Italy v England L 0-2 TOURNOI DE FRANCE
08 Jun 1997 Brazil v Italy D 3-3 TOURNOI DE FRANCE
11 Jun 1997 France v Italy D 2-2 TOURNOI DE FRANCE
10 Sep 1997 Georgia v Italy D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 2
11 Oct 1997 Italy v England D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 2
29 Oct 1997 Russia v Italy D 1-1 FIFA World Cup 1st leg play-off
15 Nov 1997 Italy v Russia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup 2nd leg play-off
22 Apr 1998 Italy v Paraguay W 3-1 International Friendly
02 Jun 1998 Sweden v Italy L 1-0 International Friendly
11 Jun 1998 Italy v Chile D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
17 Jun 1998 Italy v Cameroon W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
23 Jun 1998 Italy v Austria W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
27 Jun 1998 Italy v Norway W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals 2nd round
03 Jul 1998 Italy v France L 0-0 (3-4) FIFA World Cup Finals quarter-final
05 Sep 1998 Wales v Italy W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 1
10 Oct 1998 Italy v Switzerland W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
18 Nov 1998 Italy v Spain D 2-2 International Friendly
16 Dec 1998 Italy v World XI W 6-2 FIGC CENTENARY
10 Feb 1999 Italy v Norway D 0-0 International Friendly
27 Mar 1999 Denmark v Italy W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 1
31 Mar 1999 Italy v Belarus D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
05 Jun 1999 Italy v Wales W 4-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
09 Jun 1999 Switzerland v Italy D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
08 Sep 1999 Italy v Denmark L 2-3 UEFA European Championship Group 1
09 Oct 1999 Belarus v Italy D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
13 Nov 1999 Italy v Belgium L 1-3 International Friendly
23 Feb 2000 Italy v Sweden W 1-0 International Friendly
29 Mar 2000 Spain v Italy L 2-0 International Friendly
26 Apr 2000 Italy v Portugal W 2-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 2000 Norway v Italy L 1-0 International Friendly
11 Jun 2000 Turkey v Italy W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
14 Jun 2000 Belgium v Italy W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
19 Jun 2000 Italy v Sweden W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
24 Jun 2000 Italy v Romania W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Finals quarter-final
29 Jun 2000 Netherlands v Italy W 0-0 (3-1) UEFA European Championship Finals semi-final
02 Jul 2000 France v Italy L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Final
03 Sep 2000 Hungary v Italy D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
07 Oct 2000 Italy v Romania W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
11 Oct 2000 Italy v Georgia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
15 Nov 2000 Italy v England W 1-0 International Friendly
28 Feb 2001 Italy v Argentina L 1-2 International Friendly
24 Mar 2001 Romania v Italy W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
28 Mar 2001 Italy v Lithuania W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
25 Apr 2001 Italy v South Africa W 1-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 2001 Georgia v Italy W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
01 Sep 2001 Lithuania v Italy D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
05 Sep 2001 Italy v Morocco W 1-0 International Friendly
06 Oct 2001 Italy v Hungary W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
07 Nov 2001 Japan v Italy D 1-1 International Friendly
13 Feb 2002 Italy v USA W 1-0 International Friendly
27 Mar 2002 England v Italy W 1-2 International Friendly
17 Apr 2002 Italy v Uruguay D 1-1 International Friendly
18 May 2002 Czech Republic v Italy L 1-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 2002 Italy v Ecuador W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
08 Jun 2002 Italy v Croatia L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
13 Jun 2002 Mexico v Italy D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
21 Aug 2002 Italy v Slovenia L 0-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 2002 Azerbaijan v Italy W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 9
12 Oct 2002 Italy v Serbia and Montenegro D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 9
16 Oct 2002 Wales v Italy L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 9
20 Nov 2002 Italy v Turkey D 1-1 International Friendly
12 Feb 2003 Italy v Portugal W 1-0 International Friendly
29 Mar 2003 Italy v Finland W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 9
03 Jun 2003 Italy v Northern Ireland W 2-0 International Friendly
11 Jun 2003 Finland v Italy W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 9
20 Aug 2003 Germany v Italy W 0-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 2003 Italy v Wales W 4-0 UEFA European Championship Group 9
10 Sep 2003 Serbia and Montenegro v Italy D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 9
11 Oct 2003 Italy v Azerbaijan W 4-0 UEFA European Championship Group 9
12 Nov 2003 Poland v Italy L 3-1 International Friendly
16 Nov 2003 Italy v Romania W 1-0 International Friendly
28 Apr 2004 Italy v Spain D 1-1 International Friendly
30 May 2004 Tunisia v Italy W 0-4 International Friendly
14 Jun 2004 Denmark v Italy D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group C
18 Jun 2004 Italy v Sweden D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group C
09 Oct 2004 Slovenia v Italy L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
13 Oct 2004 Italy v Belarus W 4-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
09 Feb 2005 Italy v Russia W 2-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 2005 Italy v Scotland W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
04 Jun 2005 Norway v Italy D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
17 Aug 2005 Republic of Ireland v Italy W 1-2 International Friendly
03 Sep 2005 Scotland v Italy D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
07 Sep 2005 Belarus v Italy W 1-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
08 Oct 2005 Italy v Slovenia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
12 Nov 2005 Netherlands v Italy W 1-3 International Friendly
01 Mar 2006 Italy v Germany W 4-1 International Friendly
31 May 2006 Switzerland v Italy D 1-1 International Friendly
02 Jun 2006 Italy v Ukraine D 0-0 International Friendly
12 Jun 2006 Italy v Ghana W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
17 Jun 2006 Italy v USA D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
22 Jun 2006 Czech Republic v Italy W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
26 Jun 2006 Italy v Australia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
30 Jun 2006 Italy v Ukraine W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Quarter-final
04 Jul 2006 Germany v Italy W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Semi-final
09 Jul 2006 Italy v France W 1-1 (5-3) FIFA World Cup Final
02 Sep 2006 Italy v Lithuania D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
06 Sep 2006 France v Italy L 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
07 Oct 2006 Italy v Ukraine W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
11 Oct 2006 Georgia v Italy W 1-3 UEFA European Championship Group B
15 Nov 2006 Italy v Turkey D 1-1 International Friendly
28 Mar 2007 Italy v Scotland W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
02 Jun 2007 Faroe Islands v Italy W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group B
06 Jun 2007 Lithuania v Italy W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group B
22 Aug 2007 Hungary v Italy L 3-1 International Friendly
08 Sep 2007 Italy v France D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
12 Sep 2007 Ukraine v Italy W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group B
17 Nov 2007 Scotland v Italy W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group B
21 Nov 2007 Italy v Faroe Islands W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
06 Feb 2008 Italy v Portugal W 3-1 International Friendly
26 Mar 2008 Spain v Italy L 1-0 International Friendly
30 May 2008 Italy v Belgium W 3-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 2008 Cyprus v Italy W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
10 Sep 2008 Italy v Georgia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
11 Oct 2008 Bulgaria v Italy D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
15 Oct 2008 Italy v Montenegro W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
19 Nov 2008 Greece v Italy D 1-1 International Friendly
10 Feb 2009 Brazil v Italy L 2-0 International Friendly
28 Mar 2009 Montenegro v Italy W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
01 Apr 2009 Italy v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
18 Jun 2009 Egypt v Italy L 1-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Group stage
21 Jun 2009 Italy v Brazil L 0-3 FIFA Confederations Cup Group B
12 Aug 2009 Switzerland v Italy D 0-0 International Friendly
05 Sep 2009 Georgia v Italy W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
09 Sep 2009 Italy v Bulgaria W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
14 Oct 2009 Italy v Cyprus W 3-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
14 Nov 2009 Italy v Netherlands D 0-0 International Friendly
03 Mar 2010 Italy v Cameroon D 0-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 2010 Italy v Mexico L 1-2 International Friendly
14 Jun 2010 Italy v Paraguay D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
20 Jun 2010 Italy v New Zealand D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
24 Jun 2010 Slovakia v Italy L 3-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group F


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.