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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 coachAlberto Bollini
First colours
Second colours
Best resultWinners: 1958, 1966, 2003

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

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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 TBD

HonoursEdit

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

CoachesEdit

Current squadEdit

The following 24 players have been called up for the friendly matches against Netherlands on 6 September 2019 and Switzerland on 9 September 2019.[1]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1GK Alessandro Russo (2001-03-31) 31 March 2001 (age 18)   Sassuolo
1GK Federico Brancolini (2001-07-14) 14 July 2001 (age 18)   Fiorentina

2DF Nicolò Armini (2001-03-07) 7 March 2001 (age 18)   Lazio
2DF Federico Bonini (2001-08-06) 6 August 2001 (age 18)   Virtus Entella
2DF Devid Eugene Bouah (2001-08-13) 13 August 2001 (age 18)   Roma
2DF Giorgio Brogni (2001-01-28) 28 January 2001 (age 18)   Atalanta
2DF Paolo Gozzi Iweru (2001-04-25) 25 April 2001 (age 18)   Juventus
2DF Michael Ntube (2001-02-04) 4 February 2001 (age 18)   Internazionale
2DF Caleb Okoli Memeh (2001-07-13) 13 July 2001 (age 18)   Atalanta
2DF Fabio Ponsi (2001-02-12) 12 February 2001 (age 18)   Fiorentina

3MF Luca Chierico (2001-09-26) 26 September 2001 (age 17)   Roma
3MF Nicolò Fagioli (2001-02-12) 12 February 2001 (age 18)   Juventus
3MF Davide Ghislandi (2001-06-16) 16 June 2001 (age 18)   Atalanta
3MF Jean Freddi Greco (2001-02-12) 12 February 2001 (age 18)   Torino
3MF Emmanuel Gyabuaa (2001-09-21) 21 September 2001 (age 17)   Atalanta
3MF Daniel Maldini (2001-10-11) 11 October 2001 (age 17)   Milan
3MF Alessio Riccardi (2001-04-03) 3 April 2001 (age 18)   Roma
3MF Samuele Ricci (2001-08-21) 21 August 2001 (age 18)   Empoli
3MF Nicolò Rovella (2001-12-04) 4 December 2001 (age 17)   Genoa

4FW Gianmarco Cangiano (2001-11-16) 16 November 2001 (age 17)   Bologna
4FW Elia Petrelli (2001-08-15) 15 August 2001 (age 18)   Juventus
4FW Roberto Piccoli (2001-01-27) 27 January 2001 (age 18)   Atalanta
4FW Pietro Rovaglia (2001-02-26) 26 February 2001 (age 18)   Chievo
4FW Eddie Salcedo (2001-10-01) 1 October 2001 (age 17)   Verona

See alsoEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Inizia il Torneo '8 Nazioni': doppio impegno con Polonia e Repubblica Ceca". figc.it (in Italian). IFF. 30 August 2019. Retrieved 30 August 2019.