Guest of Rai Sport, il ct Roberto Mancini analyzes the night that led to the difficult choices about the 26 players who will make up the blue squad at the European Championships: “It was difficult, it’s the most difficult moment for a coach, we played football and we know the sensations you feel. of the choices knowing that I had given a displeasure to young people who did not deserve it “.
Midfielders situation, was that the biggest concern?
“We had that problem of the physical factor, we didn’t know how they were, but now things are going for the best. Pellegrini is almost recovered and we hope to have Verratti in the next few weeks.”
Doubts about training?
“No, no. Some doubts, but absolutely”.
Do the European champions need a little rest or can they start as starters?
“Jorginho let’s see, we’ll see if it will be from the match or a piece, we’ll decide today. Emerson will play, he needs it.”
And Immobile can leave the owner?
“He could start tomorrow, the condition of this week also counts”.
The choice between Berardi and Chiesa on the attacking winger will depend on the type of opponent?
“It could but it doesn’t change much, one is left-handed and one is right-handed, but I’m sure both will do well.”