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Luciano Spalletti Height, Weight, Age, Spouse, Children

Luciano Spalletti Quick Info
Height 5 ft 11 in
Weight 75 kg
Date of Birth March 7, 1959
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Hair Color Salt and Pepper

Luciano Spalletti is an Italian football manager and a former player. He has coached clubs such as RomaZenit Saint PetersburgInter Milan, Napoli, Sampdoria, Venezia, Udinese, and others.

Born Name

Luciano Spalletti

Nick Name


Luciano Spalletti as 'Inter Milan' manager in 2018
Luciano Spalletti as ‘Inter Milan’ manager in 2018 (Вячеслав Евдокимов / / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Certaldo, Metropolitan City of Florence, Italy


Italian nationality



Football Manager, Former Football Player





Luciano Spalletti in 2010
Luciano Spalletti in 2010 (Vladimir Mayorov / / CC BY-SA 3.0)


5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm


75 kg or 165.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Luciano Spalletti has dated –

  1. Tamara (1989-Present) – He got married to Tamara in the year 1989 and they have 3 children – Samuele (b. 1992), Federico (b. 1995), and Matilde (b. 2011).

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Bald head

Luciano Spalletti as seen with Zenit Saint Petersburg in 2012
Luciano Spalletti as seen with Zenit Saint Petersburg in 2012 (Голубович Дмитрий / / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Luciano Spalletti Facts

  1. He was in his mid-20s when he began his career as a semi-professional footballer. Although considered a relatively old age for a professional debut, he went on to play for many Serie C teams like Entella, Spezia, Viareggio, and Empoli.
  2. Luciano Spalletti retired as a football player in 1993 after being involved in lower-tier football in Italy for around a decade. He remained at Empoli as a coach and served as head coach between July 1993 and June 1998.
  3. From July 1998 to June 1999, he coached Sampdoria. He then coached Venezia from July to October 1999.
  4. In March 2001, Luciano Spalletti started his stint at Udinese and guided the club to a remarkable 4th-placed finish in Serie A during the 2004–05 season.
  5. His success at Udinese attracted attention from Roma and he became the club’s coach in June 2005. He helped the club reach the 2006 Coppa Italia Final.
  6. Luciano Spalletti was elected Serie A Coach of the Year in 2006.
  7. During the 2007–08 Champions League first knockout round, he guided Roma to become the first Italian team to defeat Real Madrid over two legs (2–1 in both ties in Rome and Madrid) and consequently also became the first European side to record two victories over Real Madrid in their Santiago Bernabéu home ground. He eventually resigned from the club on September 1, 2009.
  8. He was confirmed to join Zenit Saint Petersburg on a 3-year deal in December 2009. On March 10, 2014, he was fired from the club following 2 trophy-less seasons.
  9. Replacing Gennaro Gattuso, Luciano Spalletti was announced as the new head coach of Napoli on May 29, 2021. He then guided the club to win Serie A in 2022–23. After that, he was granted a year-long sabbatical from the club at his request.

Featured Image by Вячеслав Евдокимов / / CC BY-SA 3.0

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