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18-years old Gianluigi Donnarumma being youngest goalkeeper to be in starting lineup with Italy team


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Congratulations to 18-years old AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma making history.  Donnarumma  is the youngest goalkeeper to be in the official starting lineup in Italy National team on Tuesday 28 March 2017 during the friendly game:  Netherlands 1 – 2 Italy.

Donnarumma was born on February 25, 1999 in  Castellammare di Stabia, Italy.

Italy Head Coach Giampiero Ventura giving this historical moment to Donnarumma while legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon was listed as a sub.

NETHERLANDS (4-3-3): Zoet; Tete, Martins Indi, Hoedt, Blind; Wijnaldum, Strootman, Klaassen; Lens, Depay, Promes.

Subs:  Vorm, Cillessen, Karsdorp, Veltman, de Ligt, Viergever, Vilhena, Toornstra, Sneijder, Berghuis, Dost, de Jong.

Coach: Grim.

ITALY (3-4-1-2): Donnarumma; Rugani, Bonucci, Romagnoli; Zappacosta, De Rossi, Parolo, Darmian; Verratti; Immobile, Éder.

Subs.: Buffon, Meret, Astori, D’Ambrosio, De Sciglio, Spinazzola, Gagliardini, Candreva, Verdi, Insigne, Sansone, Politano, Belotti, Petagna.

Coach: Ventura.
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Donnarumma also having the following records:
  • Donnarumma began his career with AC Milan in 2015, becoming the second youngest goalkeeper ever to debut in the Italian Serie A at 16 years odl and 242 days.
  • Donnarumma breaking the record as the youngest Italy ‘under-21 player ever to play at 17-years old and 28 days in March 2016.
  • Donnarumma made his senior international debut, becoming the youngest goalkeeper ever to appear for Italy at 17-years old  and 189 days.

Friendly: Result NETHERLANDS 1 – 2 ITALY, Tuesday 28 March 2017


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54% Ball Possession NETHERLANDS and 46% Ball Possession ITALY

Netherlands  Netherlands 1 – 2 Italy  Italy

10′ Alessio Romagnoli (own goal)     11′ Citadin Éder
.                                                                        32′ Leonardo Bonucci
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FIFA Ranking BEFORE the game.
Italy, 15th position with 1095 points
Netherlands, 21st position with 900 points

 

Italy passing another test after winning the FIFA World Cup Qualification against Albania.   Italy Head Coach Giampiero Ventura having the time to test players with positive results.   AC Milan goalkeeper 18-years old Gianluigi Donnarumma becoming the youngest goalkeeper to be in the staring lineup in Italy’s history.   Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon was among the subs.  Way to go Donnarumma!

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Ouch!   Not  a good start for Italy.   In the 10th minute, there is the own goal by Italy defender Alessio Romagnoli.

A quick reaction and Italy equalize the score for the 1-1 in the 11th minute.  It is forward Citadin Éder to defeat Netherlands goalkeeper Zoet with a right footed shot in the bottom left corner.

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Bam! Italy overturning the score.   Great response …. The Azzurri are rocking!   In the 32nd minute, Italy taking the lead following a corner conceded by.   It is defender Leonardo Bonucci Leonardo Bonuccito smack from close range a left footed shot in the center!   Way to go!!!!

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Leonardo Bonucci runnig to celebrate and hugs staff  and players…

The first forced substitution for Italy in the 37th minute.  Italy Captain Daniele De Rossi cannot continue due to injury and is replaced by Roberto Gagliardini.   It’s a special moment for Gagliardini making his debut with the Italian National team.

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Netherlands starting the second half with a substitution in the 45th minute.  Tonny Vilhena replacing Kevin Strootman.

Italy making a substitution in the 53rd minute.   Forward Ciro Immobile is replaced by forward Andrea Belotti.

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Here is NETHERLANDS official starting lineup by coach Grim:

NETHERLANDS (4-3-3): Zoet; Tete, Martins Indi, Hoedt, Blind; Wijnaldum, Strootman, Klaassen; Lens, Depay, Promes.

Note:   There is AS Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman playing for Netherlands.

Here is ITALY official starting lineup by coach Giampiero Ventura:

ITALY (3-4-1-2): Donnarumma; Rugani, Bonucci, Romagnoli; Zappacosta, De Rossi, Parolo, Darmian; Verratti; Immobile, Éder.

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UEFA World Cup Qualifiers Standing Group G – Up to Matchday 5

UEFA WORLD CUP QUALIFYING  GROUP G Overall Home Away
 Rank  Teams P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A GD PTS
 1  Spain 5 4 1 0 19 2 3 0 0 16 1 1 1 0 3 1 17 13
 2  Italy 5 4 1 0 13 4 1 1 0 3 1 3 0 0 10 3 9 13
 3  Israel 5 3 0 2 9 9 1 0 1 3 4 2 0 1 6 5 0 9
 4  Albania 5 2 0 3 4 8 1 0 2 2 6 1 0 1 2 2 -4 6
 5  Macedonia 5 1 0 4 7 11 0 0 2 3 5 1 0 2 4 6 -4 3
 6  Liechtenstein 5 0 0 5 1 19 0 0 3 0 9 0 0 2 1 10 -18 0

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AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma defending Italy since the first minute.

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Italy official starting lineup against Netherlands

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Gagliardini making his debut with the Italian National team

 

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Italy forward Ciro Immobile

 

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Italy defender Daniele Rugani  dueling  for the ball with  Netherlands midfielder Quincy Anton Promes

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Italy forward Leonardo Spinazzola
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Netherlands 1 – 2 Italy
Tuesday 28 March 2017
Amsterdam Arena,
Amsterdam, Netherlands

20:45

Referee: Jonas Eriksson
Assistants: Mathias Klasenius and Daniel Warnmark

Goals:

Official lineups – formations:

NETHERLANDS (4-3-3): Zoet; Tete, Martins Indi, Hoedt, Blind; Wijnaldum, Strootman, Klaassen; Lens, Depay, Promes.

Subs:  Vorm, Cillessen, Karsdorp, Veltman, de Ligt, Viergever, Vilhena, Toornstra, Sneijder, Berghuis, Dost, de Jong.

Coach: Grim.

ITALY (3-4-1-2): Donnarumma; Rugani, Bonucci, Romagnoli; Zappacosta, De Rossi, Parolo, Darmian; Verratti; Immobile, Éder.

Subs.: Buffon, Meret, Astori, D’Ambrosio, De Sciglio, Spinazzola, Gagliardini, Candreva, Verdi, Insigne, Sansone, Politano, Belotti, Petagna.

Coach: Ventura.

 

Friendly: Netherlands vs Italy, Official starting lineups, Tuesday 28 March 2017


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FIFA Ranking BEFORE the game.
Italy, 15th position with 1095 points
Netherlands, 21st position with 900 points

Here are NETHERLANDS vs ITALY official starting lineups – formations on Tuesday 28 March 2017 for the International Friendly game at the Amsterdam Arena in Amsterdam, Netherlands at 20:45.

NETHERLANDS (4-3-3): Zoet; Tete, Martins Indi, Hoedt, Blind; Wijnaldum, Strootman, Klaassen; Lens, Depay, Promes.

Subs:  Vorm, Cillessen, Karsdorp, Veltman, de Ligt, Viergever, Vilhena, Toornstra, Sneijder, Berghuis, Dost, de Jong.

Coach: Grim.

ITALY (3-4-1-2): Donnarumma; Rugani, Bonucci, Romagnoli; Zappacosta, De Rossi, Parolo, Darmian; Verratti; Immobile, Éder.

Subs.: Buffon, Meret, Astori, D’Ambrosio, De Sciglio, Spinazzola, Gagliardini, Candreva, Verdi, Insigne, Sansone, Politano, Belotti, Petagna.

Coach: Ventura.

Referee: Jonas Eriksson (SWE).

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Tuesday 28 March 2017
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Referee:  Jonas Eriksson
Assistants: Mathias Klasenius and Daniel Warnmark

 

Friendly: Result ITALY 0 – 0 GERMANY, Tuesday 15 November 2016


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45% Ball Possession ITALY and 55% Ball Possession GERMANY
Italy 0 – 0 Germany   Germany
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A prestigious friendly with Germany ending with a goalless draw 0 – 0 at the San Siro Stadium on Tuesday 15 November 2016.   Italy and Germany are preparing for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.  Italy have not defeated Germany since the EURO 2012 Semifinal.

There are 35 precedents between Italy and Germany.  Stats showing Italy with 15 wins, 11 draws, and Germany with 8 wins.

First half ending 0 – 0.  Italy Head Coach Gian Piero Ventura starting the second half with 2 substitutions in the 45th minute.

  • Goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma replacing goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon
  • Davide Astori replacing Alessio Romagnoli
  • Germany also starting the second half with a substitution.  Jonathan Tah replacing Mats Hummels.

Germany making two substitutions in the 60th minute.

  • Kevin Volland replacing Thomas Muller
  • Serge Gnabry replacing Leon Goretzka

Italy making a substitution in the 68th minute.

  • Forward Federico Bernardeschi replacing forward Citadin Eder

The goal never arriving and towards the end of the game, Italy adding fresh energy in the attack in the 88th minute:

  • Forward Simone Zaza replacing forward Ciro Immobile
  • Forward Nicol Sansone replacing Andrea Belotti

 

Here is ITALY official starting lineup by Head Coach Gian Piero Ventura:

ITALY (3-4-3): Buffon; Rugani, Bonucci, Romagnoli; Zappacosta, De Rossi, Parolo, Darmian; Immobile, Belotti, Eder.

Here is GERMANY official starting lineup by coach Joachin Loew:

GERMANY (5-4-1): Leno; Rudy; Howedes, Mustafi, Hummels, Gerhardt; Kimmich, Weigle, Gundogan, Goretzka; Mueller.

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Italy and Germany official starting lineups during the singing of their respective National Anthems.

Italy forward Andrea Belotti

Italy / AS Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi

Italy / Torino midfielder Davide Zappacosta  challenged by Germany midfielder Yannick Gerhardt

Germany Head Coach Joachim Loew

 

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Italy – Germany
Tuesday 15 November 2016
San Siro Stadium
Milan, Italy

20:45

Referee: Artur Dias Soares

Goals:

Official lineups – formations:

ITALY (3-4-3): Buffon; Rugani, Bonucci, Romagnoli; Zappacosta, De Rossi, Parolo, Darmian; Immobile, Belotti, Eder.

Coach:  Gian Piero Ventura

GERMANY (5-4-1): Leno; Rudy; Howedes, Mustafi, Hummels, Gerhardt; Kimmich, Weigle, Gundogan, Goretzka; Mueller.

Coach: Loew.

 

 

 

Friendly: Italy vs Germany, Official starting lineups, Tuesday 15 November 2016


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Here are ITALY vs GERMANY official starting lineups – formations on Tuesday 15 November 2016 for the International friendly game at the San Siro Stadium in Milan, Italy at 20:45.

ITALY (3-4-3): Buffon; Rugani, Bonucci, Romagnoli; Zappacosta, De Rossi, Parolo, Darmian; Immobile, Belotti, Eder.

Coach:  Gian Piero Ventura

GERMANY (5-4-1): Leno; Rudy; Howedes, Mustafi, Hummels, Gerhardt; Kimmich, Weigle, Gundogan, Goretzka; Mueller.

Coach: Loew.

 

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Tuesday 15 November 2016
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Updated Italy Called Up Squad for Germany game on Tuesday 15 November 2016


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Here is the updated Italian National called up players by Head Coach Gian Piero Ventura for the International friendly game againt Germany on Tuesday 15 November 2016 at the San Siro Stadium in Milan, Italy as reported by the Italian Football Federation (FIGC).

Italy squad numbers have also been confirmed for the Germany match.

Goalkeepers: 1 Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus),12 Gianluigi Donnarumma (Milan), 14 Mattia Perin (Genoa);

Defenders: 5 Luca Antonelli (Milan), 13 Davide Astori (Fiorentina), 19 Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus), 4 Matteo Darmian (Manchester United), 2 Mattia De Sciglio (Milan), 25 Armando Izzo (Genoa), 3 Alessio Romagnoli (Milan), 15 Daniele Rugani (Juventus), 22 Davide Zappacosta (Torino);

Midfielders: 26 Danilo Cataldi (Lazio), 16 Daniele De Rossi (Roma), 24 Roberto Gagliardini (Atalanta), 18 Marco Parolo (Lazio), 10 Marco Verratti (Paris Saint Germain);

Wingers: 21 Federico Bernardeschi (Fiorentina), 8 Giacomo Bonaventura (Milan), 6 Antonio Candreva (Inter), 20 Lorenzo Insigne (Napoli), 29 Matteo Politano (Sassuolo), 23 Nicola Sansone (Villarreal);

Forwards: 9 Andrea Belotti (Torino), 11 Ciro Immobile (Lazio), 27 Gianluca Lapadula (Milan), 17 Eder Citadin Martins (Inter), 28 Leonardo Pavoletti (Genoa), 7 Simone Zaza (West HamUnited).

Staff – Head Coach: Gian Piero Ventura; Team Manager: Gabriele Oriali; Coaches: Salvatore Sullo, Paolo Vanoli and Gianluca Spinelli; Secretary: Mauro Vladovich; Fitness Coaches: Alessandro Innocenti and Giovanni Brignardello; Match Analyst: Antonio Gagliardi; Doctors: Enrico Castellacci and Carmine Costabile; Physiotherapists/Masseurs i: Fabrizio Scalzi, Emanuele Randelli, Alfonso Casano, Pasquale Raia, Walter Martinelli (Osteopath); Nutritionist: Matteo Pincella.

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Italy’s Schedule Team from Monday 14 to Tuesday 15 November 2016 (All times CEST)

Monday 14th November (MD-1)
10:00     Press conference with the manager and one player at Milanello *
11:00     Training at Milanello (Open to the press for the first 15 minutes)
15:30     Training (closed doors)

Germany’s schedule
14:00     Manager’s press conference at the Hotel Meliá
17:30     Training at the G. Meazza Stadium (Open to the press for the first 15 minutes)

Tuesday 15th November (MD)
20:45 ITALY vs. GERMANY Friendly – Stadio Giuseppe Meazza. Meetings with the media to follow.

*Entrance to Milanello is only permitted for media sources with accreditation for Italy vs. Germany

Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura called up 28 players for Liechtenstein and Germany, November 2016


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Italy head coach Giampiero Ventura has called up 28 players for the FIFA World Cup qualifying fixture against Liechtenstein on Saturday 12 November 2016 and the friendly match against Germany on Tuesday 15 November 2016 at the San Siro Stadium in Milan, Italy.

The news among the called  up players is that Matteo Politano and Danilo Cataldi have both been called up for the first time (Cataldi has previously taken part in a training camp in the lead up to EURO 2016).  Good news is the return of Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio who has been absent since the friendly against Romania on 17th November 2015.  Among the selected players there is also Marco Parolo, however he will miss the game against Liechtenstein due to a suspension.

The Italian team will gather on Sunday 6 November before their first training session on Monday at 15:00 CEST at the national training facility. As reported by the Italian Football Federation (FIGC), the team will leave for Vaduz on Friday 11 November the day before the match at the Rheinpark Stadium the next day at 20:45 CEST. It will be the first meeting ever between the two countries. On Sunday 13th November, the team will head to Milan before moving to the training ground at Milanello where they will prepare for the Germany friendly on Tuesday 15th November at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza at 20:45 CEST.

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Italian Called Up Players / L’Elenco dei convocati

Goalkeepers: Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus), Gianluigi Donnarumma (Milan), Mattia Perin (Genoa);

Defenders: Luca Antonelli (Milan), Andrea Barzagli (Juventus), Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus), Matteo Darmian (Manchester United), Mattia De Sciglio (Milan), Alessio Romagnoli (Milan), Daniele Rugani (Juventus), Davide Zappacosta (Torino);

Midfielders: Danilo Cataldi (Lazio), Daniele De Rossi (Roma), Claudio Marchisio (Juventus), Marco Parolo (Lazio), Marco Verratti (Paris Saint Germain) Federico Bernardeschi (Fiorentina), Giacomo Bonaventura (Milan), Antonio Candreva (Inter), Lorenzo Insigne (Napoli), Matteo Politano (Sassuolo), Nicola Sansone (Villareal).

Forwards: Andrea Belotti (Torino), Eder Citadin Martins (Inter), Manolo Gabbiadini (Napoli), Ciro Immobile (Lazio), Leonardo Pavoletti (Genoa), Simone Zaza (West Ham United).

Staff: Head Coach: Gian Piero Ventura; Team Manager: Gabriele Oriali; Assistant Coaches: Salvatore Sullo, Paolo Vanoli and Gianluca Spinelli; Secretary: Mauro Vladovich; Fitness coaches: Alessandro Innocenti and Giovanni Brignardello; Match Analyst: Antonio Gagiardi; Team Doctors: Enrico Castellacci and Carmine Costabile; Physiotherapists/Masseurs: Fabrizio Scalzi, Emanuele Randelli, Alfonso Casano and Pasquale Raia, Walter Martinelli (osteopath); Nutritionist: Matteo Pincella.

 

Italy’s Schedule Team from Sunday 6 to Tuesday 15 November 2016 (All times CEST)

Sunday 6th November
Arrival at Coverciano at around 24:00 CEST

Monday 7th November
13:30 Ventura’s press conference
15:00 Training (Open to the media for the first 20 minutes)

Tuesday 8th November
09:30     Training (closed doors)
13:00     Meet the press (players)
15:00     Training (Open to the press for the first 20 minutes)

Wednesday 9th November
09:30    Training  (closed doors)
13:00     Meet the press (players)
15:00     Training (Open to the press for the first 20 minutes)

Thursday 10th November
09:30     Training (closed doors)
13:00     Meet the press (players)
15:00     Training (Open to the press for the first 20 minutes)

Friday 11th November (MD-1)
09:30     Training (Open to the press for the first 15 minutes)
17:00     Charter flight from Florence to St. Gallen
18:15     Arrive at St. Gallen and travel to the Rheinpark Stadium in Vaduz
19:15     Inspect the stadium
19:30     Press conference with Ventura and one player before hotel transfer

Liechtenstein’s schedule
17:00    Manager’s press conference at the Rheinpark Stadium
17:30 Training at the Rheinpark Stadium (Open to the press for the first 15 minutes)

Saturday 12th November (MD)
20:45   LIECHTENSTEIN vs. ITALY – Rheinpark Stadium
Press conferences and hotel transfers to follow

Sunday 13th November
10:00     Flight to Milan Malpensa
10:55     Arrive at Milan Malpensa and head to Milanello training centre
15:00    Training at Milanello (open to the media*)

Monday 14th November (MD-1)
10:00     Press conference with the manager and one player at Milanello *
11:00     Training at Milandello (Open to the press for the first 15 minutes)
15:30     Training (closed doors)

Germany’s schedule
14:00     Manager’s press conference at the Hotel Meliá
17:30     Training at the G. Meazza Stadium (Open to the press for the first 15 minutes)

Tuesday 15th November (MD)
20:45 ITALY vs. GERMANY Friendly – Giuseppe Meazza Stadium. Meetings with the media to follow.
*Entrance to Milanello is only permitted for media sources with accreditation for Italy vs. Germany

Friendly game Italy vs Germany on Tuesday 15 November 2016 at the San Siro Stadium

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The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announcing the friendly match Italy vs Germany to be played at the San Siro Stadium (The Giuseppe Meazza Stadium ) in Milan, Italy.   The match will be on Tuesday 15 November 2016.   It will be a moment for Italy to avenge their defeat when eliminated in the 2016 EURO Quarterfinals when Germany defeated Italy in penalty shootouts.   Surely, Italy Head Coach Gian Piero Ventura have time to prepare a consistent squad to show improvement.

  • There are 35 precedents between Italy and Germany.   Stats showing Italy with 15 wins, 11  draws and Germany with 8 wins.

 

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  • Italy team have played 55 matches in Milan.  The first game of the Italian team in Milan was on May 15, 1910 with a superb victory:  Italy 6 – 2 France.
  • The most recent Italian  fixture in Milan was on November 16, 2014:  Italy 1- 1 Croatia in a 2016 EURO Qualifier.

 

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