|Full name||Franco Causio|
|Date of birth||February 1, 1949|
|Place of birth||Lecce, Italy|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Playing position||Left winger|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Franco Causio (Italian pronunciation: [ˈfraŋko ˈkauzjo]; born 1 February 1949 in Lecce) is an Italian, World Cup winning former footballer who played for Juventus for many years in the 1970s and 1980s.
After some years on loan in Serie B (playing in Reggina and Palermo), he returned to Juventus in during 1970. For 11 years he wore number 7 for Juventus, and played with players such as Roberto Bettega, Marco Tardelli, Dino Zoff, Gaetano Scirea and Antonio Cabrini, winning 6 scudettos and a UEFA cup.
In 1981 he moved to Udinese where he played for 3 years, teaming up with Brazilian national team player Zico. Then he played in his city football team, Lecce, in its debut in Serie A (1985/86). Subsequently he signed for Inter. He finished his career playing for Serie B team Triestina at the age of 39.
His nickname was "The Baron", because of his stylish moves on the pitch and his well-educated and fair attitude in life.