Massimo played in Alessandria, and during an evening party with friends in the Piedmont’s town, he met Pinni.
After only one year, on 29th June 1986 they got married.
They moved to Bari and Francesca was born the 30th March 1990.
Martina was born in Turin on 25th April 1995, when Massimo played for Juventus.
In the summer of 1996 the whole family moved to Bergamo, he city that became their home.

In 1996 I came to play for Atlanta, I stayed there for 7 years, my daughters grew up here, they went to school here and we decided that Bergamo would become our city, our home. We became Bergamaschi Massimo Carrera, interview with Maria Komandnaya, December 2017