This is a blog dedicated to Claudio Marchisio. Claudio is an Italian footballer who currently plays for Juventus and Gli Azzurri. He grew up in the Juventus youth system and has spent his entire career, thus far, with his hometown club. A hard-tackling, versatile midfielder, he prefers to play in centre midfield although he is able to play as a wide midfielder. Born 19 Janurary 1986, Marchisio is 26 years old and is married to Roberta Sinopoli. The couple have two sons, Davide, born 31 August 2009 and Leonardo, born 12 March 2012. Claudio was nicknamed "Il Principino" by Italian commentator Claudio Zuliani.