Fazio talks his nickname and other topics


Roma defender Federico Fazio spoke to the club’s official Instagram today. These are his words:

What would you have done if you had not become a footballer?
I would have finished school in order to start a medical career and maybe I would become a good doctor.

Why do they call you “il Comandante”?
The first to call me that was a guy from the press office and it stayed, il Comandante.

Who’s is the most pleasant teammate?
Diego Perotti. I know him very well and laugh a lot when I’m around him.

The Editor of RomaPress.us, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including ASRoma.com, EuroFantasyLeague.com, and ESPN.