He arrived in the capital in 2018 from Inter. At the Giallorossi, he immediately established himself as one of the rising talents of Italian football. A left-footed power forward player, he is part of Roberto Mancini's national team.
Nicolò said he chose number 22 because of his idol, Kaka. In the past at Roma, this number has been used by players in different roles, goalkeepers, defenders and strikers: Lupatelli, Pelizzoli, Tonetto, Borriello, Destro and Ljajic.