|Full name||Nicola Carlo Pagani|
|Date of birth||9 November 1977|
|Place of birth||Codogno, Italy|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|2000–2001||→ Pistoiese (loan)||12||(0)|
|2002–2003||→ Cosenza (loan)||7||(0)|
|2003||→ SPAL (loan)||14||(1)|
|2003–2004||→ Pescara (loan)||36||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Reggina and loans
In 1997–98 Serie B he joined Reggina. In mid-1998 he joined Fermana in co-ownership deal. In June 2000 he returned to Reggio Calabria. He was not included in the Serie A plan, and left for Pistoiese. In mid-2001 he left for Fermana in another co-ownership deal, along with Maurizio Nassi. Pagani returned to Reggio again in June 2002 and Nassi was sold to Fermana definitely. In July he was transferred to Cosenza along with Stefano Casale. In January 2003 he left for Serie C1 club SPAL. Pagani left for Serie B club Pescara in July 2003, from Reggina.
In August 2004 he left for Frosinone. He finished as the losing semifinalists in 2005 but winning the promotion playoffs in 2006. He was the starting centre-backs along with Paolo Antonioli in 2005–06 Serie C1. He started over 25 games in 2006–07 and 2007–08 season and was the captain of the team.
- "RISOLUZIONI CONSENSUALI DEGLI ACCORDI DI PARTECIPAZIONE". Lega Calcio (in Italian). 20 June 2000. Archived from the original on 18 February 2001. Retrieved 6 October 2011.
- "BUON FROSINONE, IL CAGLIARI FATICA MA VINCE; INTANTO È STATO ACQUISTATO IL DIFENSORE PAGANI". Frosinone Calcio (in Italian). 25 August 2004. Retrieved 6 October 2011.
- La Gazzetta dello Sport 2006–07 Profile ‹See Tfd›(in Italian)
- La Gazzetta dello Sport 2007–08 Profile ‹See Tfd›(in Italian)
- "LE OPERAZIONI DI MERCATO DEL FROSINONE". Frosinone Calcio (in Italian). 1 September 2008. Retrieved 6 October 2011.
- "L'Ancona in serie B e 20 club di Lega Pro non ammessi ai campionati". FIGC (in Italian). 16 July 2010. Retrieved 6 October 2011.
- "Il sogno si avvera. Nicola Pagani diventa arancione". US Pistoiese 1921 (in Italian). 7 December 2010. Retrieved 6 October 2011.
- Profile at legaserieb.it ‹See Tfd›(in Italian)
- Nicola Pagani at Soccerway
- Football.it Profile ‹See Tfd›(in Italian)