Three days after the 8 Nations Tournament game between their respective Under-20 sides, scheduled for Thursday 9th November in Chemniz, Italy and Germany will take to the pitch with their Under-18s. The match is due to kick-off on Sunday 12th November at 10:00CET at the Ammoxostos Stadium in Larnaca.
Head coach Daniele Franceschini has called up 18 players. His side has won the last three games this season, but have a negative record against Germany (W4, D4, L5).
The full squad
Goalkeepers: Marco Carnesecchi (Atalanta), Simone Ghidotti (Fiorentina);
Defenders: Matteo Anzolin (Juventus), Gabriele Bellodi (Milan), Axel Campeol (Milan), Gabriele Corbo (Spezia), Niccolò Corrado (Inter), Gabriele Ferrarini (Fiorentina);
Midfielders: Lorenzo Gavioli (Inter), Biagio Morrone (Juventus), Hans Nicolussi Caviglia (Juventus), Manolo Portanova (Juventus), Andrea Rizzo Pinna (Atalanta), Thomas Schirò (Inter);
Forwards: Felice D’Amico (Inter), Davide Merola (Inter), Rilind Nivokazi (Atalanta), Emanuel Vignato (Chievo Verona).
Staff – Head coach: Daniele Franceschini; Assistant coach: Patrizia Panico; Secretaries: Luca Gatto and Manfredi Martino; Fitness coach: Mattia Modonutti; Goalkeeping coach: Davide Quironi; Doctor: Andrea Redler; Physio: Angelo Cartocci; Kitman: Franco Turco.