15 November 2021
26 players called up for the Under 20 Elite League match against Poland and for the friendly match against SerbiaThe tournament restarts on 2 September in Lomza after last year’s interruption. The friendly with the Serbs will be played in Castel di Sangro on 6 September
Friday, August 27, 2021
After the last match won in June against the San Marino senior National Team (1-0), the Under 20 National Team returns to the pitch for another two fixtures: Poland in Lomza on 2 September (18.00 CEST), the opening match of the Under 20 Elite League, and a friendly against Serbia on 6 September at the Stadio Teofilo Patini in Castel di Sangro (15.00). Alberto Bollini has called up 26 Azzurrini for the two fixtures that mark this young National Team’s restart in tournament football with their European peers.
Goalkeepers: Ludovico Gelmi (Feralpisalò), Semuel Pizzignacco (Vicenza), Stefano Turati (Reggina);
Defenders: Tommaso Barbieri (Juventus), Davide Angelo Ghislandi (Turris), Nicolò Armini (Piacenza), Laurens Serpe (Genoa), Christian Dalle Mura (Cremonese), Mattia Viti (Empoli), Matteo Ruggeri (Salernitana), Giorgio Brogni (Feralpisalò);
Midfielders: Edoardo Bove (Roma), Manu Emmanuel Gyabuaa (Perugia), Nikola Sekulov (Juventus), Alessandro Bianco (Fiorentina), Emanuele Zuelli (Juventus), Giuseppe Leone (Juventus), Alessandro Cortinovis (Atalanta), Franco Daryl Tongya Heubang (Olympique Marseille), Alessio Riccardi (Roma), Daniel Maldini (AC Milan);
Forwards: Gianmarco Cangiano (Bologna), Gaetano Pio Oristanio (Volendam), Eddie Anthony Salcedo Mora (Inter), Nicolò Cudrig (Juventus), Giuseppe Di Serio (Benevento).
Staff: Head of Delegation: Evaristo Beccalossi; Head Coach: Alberto Bollini; Secretary: Giulio Massi; Assistant Coach: Enrico Battisti; Athletic Coach: Marco Montini; Goalkeeping Coach: Graziano Vinti; Match Analyst: Francesco Donzella; Nutritionist: Cristian Petri; Medics: Matteo Vitali, Andrea Serdoz, Edoardo Gaj; Physiotherapist: Tommaso Cannata and Andrea Cantera.
Italy Match Calendar - Under 20 Elite League
Poland vs. Italy, 2 September 2021 (Lomza, Poland)
England vs. Italy, 7 October 2021
Italy vs. Portugal, 12 October 2021 (Frosinone, Stadio Benito Stirpe)
Italy vs. Czech Republic, 11 November 2021
Italy vs. Romania, 15 November 2021
Italy vs. Germany, 24 March 2022
Norway vs. Italy, 28 March 2022