Facundo "Facu" Campazzo was born in 1991 in Cordoba, Argentina, which is in the central part of the country, in the foothills of the Sierras Chicas on the SuquiAa River. The fiesty guard grew up in the Penarol Mar del Plata basketball program in Argentina, starting in the juniors league. He made his debut with the top pro Penarol team during the 2008-09 season. Campazzo was also a member of the Argentinean U-18 National Team. In 2010, he was named the Argentine League Revelation of the Year and the Argentine Cup MVP. Campazzo moved to Spain for the 2014-15 season and signed with Real Madrid. With Real Madrid, Campazzo won two EuroLeague championships in 2015 and 2018. While representing Argentina, Campazzo won the silver medal at the 2019 FIBA World Cup.