Daniele Di Donato
|Date of birth||21 February 1977|
|Place of birth||Giulianova, Italy|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Playing position||Central midfielder|
|1997||Castel di Sangro||0||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Di Donato, nicknamed Dido, started his professional career with Torino (then in Serie B). He is best known for having spent a total of four seasons with Palermo, being protagonist of two promotions that led the Sicilians from Serie C1 to Serie A, and being a fan favourite during his stay with the rosanero with a total of 133 appearances. He also played a Serie A season with Siena in 2005–2006. After two seasons with Arezzo of Serie B, in 2007 he signed a contract with Ascoli.
He was then named new head coach of ArzignanoChiampo, which he guided to promotion to Serie C on his first season in charge. He left the club at the end of the 2018–19 season to become manager of Arezzo.