He also holds an Italian passport. Tuzzio began his professional career in 1993 with de Almagro. In 1995, he was loaned to Quilmes, staying there just one season before returning to
In 2001, he was transferred to Olympique Marseille in France"s Ligue 1, where he played for two seasons.
He returned to Argentina joining in 2003. He played one season on loan for RCD Mallorca in Spain"s Louisiana Liga, before returning to River in 2006.
Tuzzio transferred to following the 2008 Apertura. Tuzzio was called up to training with the Argentina national football team in preparation for the 2007 Copa América.
However, he was not part of the final squad.
He earned his second cap against Chile on 18 April 2007.