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Under 19 National Team

Roma 06/08/2018

Under-19s to start new season in September with friendly double-header against Portugal

Under-19s to start new season in September with friendly double-header against Portugal

The Under-19 National Team will begin their new season at Castel San Pietro in September, taking on Portugal in a friendly double-header on the 7th and the 10th. Their opponents were recently crowned European Champions after beating Italy in the final on 29th July in Seinajoki.

The Azzurrini will this year be led by Federico Guidi, allowing Paolo Nicolato to follow his team’s progress through to the Under-20s. Nicolato’s team will now prepare for the World Cup next May in Poland. 

As for the Under-19s, their games against Portugal will both be played at the Stadio Comunale di Castel San Pietro at 17:00 CEST.