|Full name||Francesco Nicastro|
|Date of birth||26 October 1991|
|Place of birth||Campofranco, Italy|
|Height||1.82 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
|Perugia (on loan from Pescara)|
|2011||→ Pisa (loan)||5||(0)|
|2012||→ Milazzo (loan)||11||(2)|
|2012–2013||→ Bellaria (loan)||27||(10)|
|2016–||→ Perugia (loan)||0||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 January 2016.
After working his way through, the Catania youth system, the young striker began to be called up on occasion to the first team during the 2009–2010 Serie A season. The player made his first team debut as a substitute in the Coppa Italia, quarterfinal match versus A.S. Roma on 26 January 2010. Nicastro failed to make any first team appearances during the 2010-11 Serie A campaign, however he did play a major role in the club's youth team, with 12 goals. In July 2011, Nicastro was promoted from the youth squad before being loaned to Pisa in the Italian third division on 19 July 2011.
- "Ultimo giorno di mercato: 6 cessioni in prima squadra, 5 innesti per il settore giovanile" (in Italian). Calcio Catania. 31 August 2012. Retrieved 1 October 2014.
- "Fall e Nicastro al Rimini: il primo a titolo temporaneo, il secondo in compartecipazione" (in Italian). Calcio Catania. 6 August 2013. Retrieved 1 October 2014.
- "Rinnovo dell'accordo di partecipazione per Messina: alla Pro Patria il tesseramento" (in Italian). Calcio Catania. 20 June 2014. Retrieved 1 October 2014.
- "Ingaggiati Francesco Nicastro e Loris Bacchetti" (in Italian). SS Juve Stabia. c. 2014. Retrieved 1 October 2014.