May 17, 2021 at 9.15 pm
Italy is preparing for the European Championship. On May 24th there is the meeting, now there are those who are in fact the pre-called for the competitions, at the moment they are 33 (officially they are called up for the friendly against San Marino). “Two weeks after their debut with Turkey, Italy is rehearsing for the European Championship facing San Marino at the Sardegna Arena in Cagliari on Friday 28 May (8.45 pm). There are 33 players called up by Roberto Mancini for what will be the last test before the official call-up for the European Championship, given that by midnight on Tuesday 1 June the coach will have to formalize the list of 26 Azzurri who will take part in the continental tournament. First call with the senior national team for Giacomo Raspadori, the Sassuolo striker born in 2000 who made the whole process in the youth national teams and who on 3 September had made his debut in the Under 21 during the friendly match with Slovenia “, we read on site of the Figc. They are not among the players called Soriano and Caputo. Emerson and Jorginho are not present here but only because they will be busy with Chelsea for the Champions League final.
Goalkeepers: Alessio Cragno (Cagliari), Gianluigi Donnarumma (Milan), Alex Meret (Naples), Salvatore Sirigu (Turin);
Defenders: Francesco Acerbi (Lazio), Alessandro Bastoni (Inter), Cristiano Biraghi (Fiorentina), Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus), Giorgio Chiellini (Juventus), Giovanni Di Lorenzo (Naples), Alessandro Florenzi (Paris Saint Germain), Manuel Lazzari (Lazio) , Gianluca Mancini (Rome), Leonardo Spinazzola (Rome), Rafael Toloi (Atalanta);
Midfielders: Nicolò Barella (Inter), Gaetano Castrovilli (Fiorentina), Bryan Cristante (Rome), Manuel Locatelli (Sassuolo), Lorenzo Pellegrini (Rome), Matteo Pessina (Atalanta), Stefano Sensi (Inter), Marco Verratti (Paris Saint Germain);
Forwards: Andrea Belotti (Turin), Domenico Berardi (Sassuolo), Federico Bernardeschi (Juventus), Federico Chiesa (Juventus), Vincenzo Grifo (Friborg), Ciro Immobile (Lazio), Lorenzo Insigne (Naples), Moise Kean (Paris Saint Germain), Matteo Politano (Naples), Giacomo Raspadori (Sassuolo).