Italy shed 3 even more gamers on Saturday in advance of its last Globe Mug qualifier versus North Ireland.
Alessandro Bastoni as well as Davide Calabria are both harmed, while fellow protector Cristiano Biraghi has actually returned home due to individual factors.
Italy trainer Roberto Mancini has actually called Atalanta protector Davide Zappacosta.
4 various other Italy gamers took out from the team previously in the week due to injury: captain as well as protector Giorgio Chiellini, onward Ciro Immobile as well as midfielders Nicolò Zaniolo as well as Lorenzo Pellegrini.
European champ Italy attracted 1-1 with checking out Switzerland on Friday to leave both groups degree on factors on top of Team C heading right into their last qualifiers on Monday.
Italy leads 11-9 on objective distinction, which is the very first sudden death. Switzerland hosts Bulgaria on the exact same day as the Azzurri’s suit in Belfast.
Just the first-place finisher obtains a straight place at following year’s competition in Qatar. The second-place group enters into the playoffs in March.
Italy fell short to receive the last Globe Mug complying with a playoff loss to Sweden.