Gaetano was born in Vallo di Lucania, province of Salerno, on September 28th 2002 and immediately put himself in the footsteps of his father Rosario (a former player with a career between Serie C and amateurs). Roccadaspide and Peluso Academy of Avellino, before joining Inter in 2016. In the Nerazzurri he subscribes to victories, gaining a second place in the Under 15 and in three years two league titles with Under 16 and Under 17.
The past season is triumphant, ended, in addition to winning the championship, with the category supercup. Left-handed foot (the one with whom he dragged Italy to the quarters) and characteristics of a true number 10. Creativity and imagination his best weapons. A bad injury has affected his last season, keeping him out for a few months: a fracture of the iliac crest which has not interrupted his growth. The debut in the Nerazzurri spring and the call to the World Cup to witness it.
Some even dare a comparison with Messi, because of the left-handed and his dribbling. A comparison probably excessive, but what is certain is that even with the Spring trained by Madonna, it didn't take long to get noticed. Goals and assist at the debut in the league and goal in the Youth League debut against Slavia Prague, taking over from his friend Sebastiano Esposito. Exactly that Exposition, which now awaits him at San Siro. But first there is Brazil on the road of Gaetano Oristanio. The quarter-finals await him, still hoping for his magic to continue to cultivate the world dream.