Euro 2020, Sensi-Pessina change: Italy on the waiting list for the Uefa regulation | News

Players can only be replaced in the event of Covid-19 or a serious injury, the green light is awaited from Nyon but …

The ultimate muscle woe of Stefano Sensi is now four days old but the player, despite being virtually out of Euro 2020, remained in the blue retreat as well as Matteo Pessina, designated replacement of the Interista. But then what awaits theItaly to make the change? You need the green light for UEFA, which allows substitutions up to 24 hours before the start of the tournament – therefore on 10 June, Thursday – but only in case of positive Covid-19 or serious injury, cases in which Sensi is not included.

Yesterday the national team sent the official request replacement for Sensi, attaching the results of the tests, which showed a strain in the adductors, diagnosis and consequent prognosis. Regulation in hand, a refusal is not impossible by Uefa but, also given the collaborative “restart” atmosphere for the great tournaments of the national teams, everyone in Coverciano expects a positive response that should arrive today.


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