Italy national under-19 football team

The Italy national under-19 football team is the national under-19 football team of Italy and is controlled by the Italian Football Federation.

Italy Under-19
Shirt badge/Association crest
AssociationItalian Football Federation
(Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio – FIGC)
Head coachCarmine Nunziata
First colours
Second colours
Best resultWinners: 1958, 1966, 2003

The team competes in the UEFA European Under-19 Championship, held every year.

UEFA U-18 Championship RecordEdit

Before 2002, the event was called a U-18 tournament, as the players were required to under-18 at the start of qualifying phase and turn 19 in the final round.

  • 1981: Second Round
  • 1982: Qualifying Round
  • 1983: Semi-finalists
  • 1984: Second Round
  • 1986: Runners-up
  • 1988: Qualifying Round
  • 1990: Qualifying Round
  • 1992: Qualifying Round
  • 1993: Intermediary Round
  • 1994: Intermediary Round
  • 1995: Runners-up
  • 1996: 4th in Group B
  • 1997: Preliminary Round
  • 1998: Preliminary Round
  • 1999: Runners-up
  • 2000: Intermediary Round
  • 2001: Preliminary Round

UEFA U-19 Championship RecordEdit

Year Round
  2002 Did not qualify
  2003 Champions
  2004 Group stage
  2005 Did not qualify
  2006 Did not qualify
  2007 Did not qualify
  2008 Runners-up
  2009 Did not qualify
  2010 Group stage
  2011 Did not qualify
  2012 Did not qualify
  2013 Did not qualify
  2014 Did not qualify
  2015 Did not qualify
  2016 Runners-up
  2017 Did not qualify
  2018 Runners-up
  2019 Group stage
  2020 Cancelled[1]
  2021 Cancelled[2]
  2022 Semi-finals
  2023 TBD

HonoursEdit

  • Under-18 era (1957–2001)
  • Winner: 1958; 1966
  • Runners-up: 1959; 1986; 1995; 1999

CoachesEdit

Current squadEdit

The following players were called up for the friendly matches against Hungary on 16 and 19 November 2022.[3]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1GK Nicola Bagnolini (2004-03-14) 14 March 2004 (age 18)   Bologna
1GK Giovanni Daffara (2004-12-05) 5 December 2004 (age 18)   Juventus
1GK Davide Mastrantonio (2004-01-16) 16 January 2004 (age 18)   Triestina

2DF Christian Biagetti (2004-03-10) 10 March 2004 (age 18)   Fiorentina
2DF Fabio Chiarodia (2005-06-05) 5 June 2005 (age 17)   Werder Bremen
2DF Lorenzo Dellavalle (2004-04-04) 4 April 2004 (age 18)   Juventus
2DF Constantino Favasuli (2004-04-26) 26 April 2004 (age 18)   Fiorentina
2DF Gabriele Guarino (2004-04-14) 14 April 2004 (age 18)   Empoli
2DF Michael Kayode (2004-07-10) 10 July 2004 (age 18)   Fiorentina
2DF Filippo Missori (2004-03-24) 24 March 2004 (age 18)   Roma

3MF Lorenzo Amatucci (2004-02-05) 5 February 2004 (age 18)   Fiorentina
3MF Luca Di Maggio (2005-03-31) 31 March 2005 (age 17)   Inter Milan
3MF Giulio Doratiotto (2004-05-18) 18 May 2004 (age 18)   Juventus
3MF Lorenzo Ignacchiti (2004-04-25) 25 April 2004 (age 18)   Empoli
3MF Luca Lipani (2005-05-18) 18 May 2005 (age 17)   Genoa
3MF Riccardo Pagano (2004-11-28) 28 November 2004 (age 18)   Roma
3MF Niccolò Pisilli (2004-09-23) 23 September 2004 (age 18)   Roma

4FW Federico Accornero (2004-02-05) 5 February 2004 (age 18)   Genoa
4FW Luca D'Andrea (2004-09-06) 6 September 2004 (age 18)   Sassuolo
4FW Luis Hasa (2004-01-06) 6 January 2004 (age 18)   Juventus
4FW Tommaso Mancini (2004-07-23) 23 July 2004 (age 18)   Juventus
4FW Antonio Raimondo (2004-03-18) 18 March 2004 (age 18)   Bologna
4FW Samuele Vignato (2004-02-24) 24 February 2004 (age 18)   Monza

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2020 Under-19 EURO cancelled". UEFA.com. 20 October 2020.
  2. ^ "2020/21 Under-19 EURO cancelled". UEFA.com. 23 February 2021.
  3. ^ "I convocati di Bollini per la doppia amichevole con l'Ungheria" (in Italian). Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio. 10 November 2022. Retrieved 16 November 2022.