Cristiana Girelli

Cristiana Girelli, born in Gavardo on 23 April 1990, is an Italian footballer, a forward for Juventus and the National Italian Women’s team. She made her football debut at the tender age of 6 with the youth team of A.S.D. Rigamonti Nuvolera. In 2005 she was scouted by Bardolino Verona for which she went on to wear the blue and yellow jersey. After her experience at Bardolino, she was transferred to Brescia in 2013. A new chapter in her professional career began in summer 2018, when she signed with Juventus Women. In June of 2019, after obtaining a historical qualification with the Azzurri, she is set to play her first FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, Italy’s first World Cup in over 20 years.