“Sleeping was difficult.” Words of Giacomo Raspadori. The attacker of Sassuolo and the Italian national team spoke to the microphones of Rai Sport debut with the blue jersey: “It was a great emotion because it arrived in my city and in front of my family. It was an incredible thing”.
What did the comrades tell you?
“The teammates complimented me and told me that I will definitely have to bring champagne in the next few days.”
What prompted Mancini to call you?
“That I am still a different player from the others that exist. For characteristics, both physical and technical, and for the person”.
Anastasi, Paolo Rossi and Schillaci?
“I know them. It shivers to hear these names and to be compared to them is a great honor. I hope to do like them and maybe even better”.
Enrolled in university?
“I’m in the first year of physical education, I took five exams this year and I’m very happy. I think it’s a very important thing to be able to combine both things. It’s something that my parents passed on to me. are fine, the career of the football player is short-lived and you have to have something ready for later. How we train the muscles, you have to train the mind. I think it is something that can go hand in hand and I invite all the young guys who do like me, to pursue this dream of believing in both. “
A promise to coach Mancini and the Italians.
“We will give everything from start to finish. Italian pride will always come out, in every minute we play and we will give our best every second.”