By Anna Italia
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Italy Head Coach Cesare Prandelli has chosen the 23 official players to participate in the FIFA 2014 World Cup Brazil. Italy National Team will travel to Brazil on Thursday 5 June 2014. The extra player remaining in case of injury is Inter defender Andrea Ranocchia as established by FIFA regulations. Italy are in Group D along England, Costa Rica and Uruguay.
Here is Italy 23-Official Players for the World Cup – Italy Squad. Questo l’elenco dei convocati per il Mondiale:
Goalkeepers / Portieri: Buffon (Juventus), Perin (Genoa), Sirigu (Paris St. Germain);
Defenders / Difensori: Abate (Milan), Barzagli (Juventus), Bonucci (Juventus), Chiellini (Juventus), Darmian (Torino), De Sciglio (Milan), Paletta (Parma);
Midfielders / Centrocampisti: Aquilani (Fiorentina), Candreva (Lazio), De Rossi (Roma), Marchisio (Juventus), Thiago Motta (Paris St. Germain), Parolo (Parma), Pirlo (Juventus), Verratti (Paris St. Germain);
Forwards / Attaccanti: Balotelli (Milan), Cassano (Parma), Cerci (Torino), Immobile (Torino), Insigne (Napoli).
Italy Head Coach Cesare Prandelli