Giacomo Raspadori made his debut with Italy against the Czech Republic: the last quarter of an hour on the pitch for the Sassuolo striker.
Nell’Italy which convinces and gives positive hope, there is also room for one of the ‘latest arrivals’, who Mancini has already compared to a sacred monster like Paolo Rossi: an unforgettable evening for Giacomo Raspadori, his absolute debut with the senior national team.
The Sassuolo striker made his entry into the field at the ‘Dall’Ara’ at minute 77, replacing an excellent building: for him not many playable balls but a lot of emotion for having collected the first blue token in Bologna, just a few kilometers away. from his home.
In the post-match, to the microphones of ‘Rai Sport’, he expressed all his ‘incredulity’ for a goal that is only a beginning.
Chosen by Goal
“I will never forget this crazy emotion, in front of my family. I have no words. The whole path of my short career passed in front of me, I saw the good and the bad moments. I still don’t realize the call-up for the Europeans, I thank Mancini for giving me this opportunity “.
Raspadori is the 35th different player to make his debut with Italy under the Mancini management who, in total, has used 67 players since becoming coach in 2018.