Carlo Festuccia

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Carlo Festuccia
Personal information
Full name Carlo Festuccia
Date of birth (1980-06-20) 20 June 1980 (age 34)
Place of birth L'Aquila, Italy
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 92 kg (14 st 7 lb) [1]
Club information
Position(s) Hooker
Current club London Wasps
Senior clubs*
Years Club Apps (points)
1998–2002
2002–2007
2007–2011
2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
2013
L'Aquila
Gran Rugby
Racing Métro
Aironi
Crociati Parma
Zebre
London Wasps
12 (5)
87 (40)
67 (25)
Representative teams**
2003- Italy 51 (10)
* Professional club appearances and points
counted for domestic first grade only.
** Representative team caps and points correct
as of 20 November 2011.

Carlo Festuccia (born 20 June 1980 in L'Aquila) is an Italian rugby union footballer. He started playing for L'Aquila Rugby, then moved to Gran Rugby. With both teams he competed in the Super 10 in Italy. His usual position is at hooker.

Carlo Festuccia has also played for the Italian national team. He made his debut for the national team in a 2003 match against Wales, and was that same year, included in Italy's squad for the 2003 Rugby World Cup in Australia.

In 2007, he moved to France, signing with Top 14 side Racing Métro 92 and playing there for four seasons. Festuccia returned to Italy in 2011 to join the Pro12 side Aironi.

On 2 September 2013 it was announced that Carlo would leave Zebre to join London Wasps in the Aviva Premiership.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "FrenchRugbyClub Racing-Métro 92 squad". FrenchRugbyClub.com. Retrieved 8 April 2011.