Highly-rated Nigerian Italian youngster Paolo Gozzi Iweru made his Italian Seria debut for Champions Juventus in their 2-1 away defeat to Spal at the weekend.
The young defender was handed the opportunity to start along side veteran Andrea Bazargli and Mattia De Sciglio in the back of three for the Old ladies.
Iweru was on for the entire duration of the game as Spal came from a goal behind to inflict second league defeat of the season on the Maximiliano Allegri’s men.
Iweru was born on April 25, 2001 in Torino, Italy to Nigerian parents but was adopted by Italian parents in his early years.
However The Italian Football Federation are ahead of their Nigerian counterparts in the race to secure his services as he has been capped by Italy at U16, U17 and U19.