Andrea Favilli has become the latest player to be called up by coach Gian Piero Ventura for the third training camp dedicated to emerging youth players. The 19-year-old Ascoli attacker will leave the current Under-20 camp today, before then arriving at Coverciano this evening. It has also since been confirmed that Roberto Inglese will not participate in the camp due to an injury picked up with his club.
Favilli now joins the group of Adjapong, Calabria, Dall’Orco, Emerson, Ferrari, Mandragora, Romagna, Baselli and Chiesa who have all received their first call-ups, whilst Simone Scuffet returns to the fold having previously been called up by Cesare Prandelli in 2014. Stephan El Shaarawy is also back after missing Euro 2016 in France.
As for the Azzurri’s schedule, tomorrow they will take part in a double training session, before then returning to the field on Wednesday morning to complete their third and final session.
Goalkeepers: Alex Meret (Spal), Simone Scuffet (Udinese);
Defenders: Claude Adjapong (Sassuolo), Cristiano Biraghi (Pescara), Davide Calabria (Milan), Federico Ceccherini (Crotone), Cristian Dall’Orco (Sassuolo), Dos Santos Palmieri Emerson (Roma), Gian Marco Ferrari (Crotone), Rolando Mandragora (Juventus), Filippo Romagna (Brescia).
Midfielders: Daniele Baselli (Torino), Danilo Cataldi (Genoa), Manuel Locatelli (Milan), Lorenzo Pellegrini (Sassuolo).
Attackers: Domenico Berardi (Sassuolo), Federico Chiesa (Fiorentina), Federico Di Francesco (Bologna), Stephan El Shaarawy (Roma), Andrea Favilli (Ascoli), Diego Falcinelli (Crotone), Gianluca Lapadula (Milan), Andrea Petagna (Atalanta).
Staff – Manager: Gian Piero Ventura; Team Manager: Gabriele Oriali; Coaches: Salvatore Sullo, Paolo Vanoli, Giuseppe Zinetti; Fitness Coach: Alessandro Innocenti; Doctors: Enrico Castellacci and Carmine Costabile; Masseurs: Fabrizio Scalzi, Pasquale Raia and Alfonso Casano; Osteopath: Walter Marinelli. Match Analyst: Antonio Gagliardi.
Monday 10 April
Team will gather at Coverciano
Tuesday 11 April
h. 10.30 Training (behind closed doors)
h. 14.30 Media’s entrance to Coverciano
h. 15.00 Ventura’s press conference
h. 16.30 Training (first 15 minutes open to the press)
Wednesday 12 April
h. 10.00Training (first 15 minutes open to the press)
h. 12.00 Meeting the media (players)