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Prandelli names Confederations Cup squad

May 17 2013, 5:18am CDT | by

Rome, May 17 (IANS) Italy head coach Cesare Prandelli has named his initial 31-man squad for the Confederations Cup, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced.

Rome, May 17 — Italy head coach Cesare Prandelli has named his initial 31-man squad for the Confederations Cup, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced. Italy will play against Mexico, Japan...

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Prandelli names Confederations Cup squad

May 17 2013, 5:18am CDT | by

Rome, May 17 (IANS) Italy head coach Cesare Prandelli has named his initial 31-man squad for the Confederations Cup, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced.

Rome, May 17 — Italy head coach Cesare Prandelli has named his initial 31-man squad for the Confederations Cup, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced.

Italy will play against Mexico, Japan and the hosts Brazil in the Confederations Cup group games which will be held in June, reports Xinhua.

Prandelli will trim down this squad to 23 players which will be unveiled June 3.

Squad:

Goalkeepers: Agazzi (Cagliari), Buffon (Juventus), Marchetti (Lazio), Sirigu (Paris St. Germain).

Defenders: Abate (Milan), Antonelli (Genoa), Astori (Cagliari), Barzagli (Juventus), Bonucci (Juventus), Chiellini (Juventus), De Sciglio (Milan), Maggio (Napoli), Ogbonna (Torino), Ranocchia (Inter).

Midfielders: Aquilani (Fiorentina), Bonaventura (Atalanta), Candreva (Lazio), Cerci (Torino), De Rossi (Roma), Diamanti (Bologna), Giaccherini (Juventus), Marchisio (Juventus), Montolivo (Milan), Pirlo (Juventus), Poli (Sampdoria).

Attackers: Balotelli (Milan), El Shaarawy (Milan), Gilardino (Bologna), Giovinco (Juventus), Osvaldo (Roma), Sau (Cagliari).

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After a dramatic weekend in the Bundesliga, Borussia Dortmund must now turn their attention to their next challenge as Group D of the Champions League comes racing over the horizon once again.  Jurgen Klopp's side once again face Turkish opponents Galatasaray in a mirror fixture to the 4-0 drubbing they unleashed upon the Istanbul side last month.  Such a result will of course be no surprise to Cesare Prandelli, ...
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Liverpool Track Talented Young Italian to Fill Problem Area

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Anfield side keen on Genoa keeper. Liverpool's apparent pursuit of a fresh goalkeeping option has led Brendan Rodgers to Italy with TuttoMercato claiming the Anfield boss retains an interest in Genoa youngster Matia Perin. Read more: SEE ALSO: World's Top 50 Hottest Sportswomen. Read more Liverpool FC news. There are question marks over Belgian custodian Simon Mignolet and Rodgers may feel that current back-up option Brad Jones ...
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