Italy national under-20 football team

selected team of Italian football players under 20 years

The Italy national under-20 football team are the under-20s of Italy. It is currently controlled by the Italian Football Federation. The team competes for the FIFA U-20 World Cup, which is held every two years.

Italy Under-20
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Gli Azzurrini
AssociationItalian Football Federation
(Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio – FIGC)
Head coachAlberto Bollini
Captainvacant
First colours
Second colours
Third colours
FIFA U-20 World Cup
Appearances7 (first in 1977)
Best resultThird Place, 2017

FIFA U-20 World Cup recordEdit

Year Result GP W D* L GS GA
  1977 Group stage 3 0 2 1 1 3
  1979 Did not qualify
  1981 Group stage 3 0 0 3 1 6
  1983 Did not qualify
  1985
  1987 Quarter-finals 4 2 1 1 5 3
  1989 Did not qualify
  1991
  1993
  1995
  1997
  1999
  2001
  2003
  2005 Quarter-finals 5 2 1 2 10 8
  2007 Did not qualify
  2009 Quarter-finals 5 2 1 2 9 9
  2011 Did not qualify
  2013
  2015
  2017 Third place 7 3 2 2 10 9
  2019 Fourth place 7 4 1 2 8 5
  2021 Cancelled[1]
Total 7/22 34 13 8 13 44 43
*Draws includes knockout matches decided on penalty shootouts.

Current squadEdit

The following players have been called up for a training camp from 4 to 11 October 2020.[2]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1GK Federico Brancolini (2001-07-14) 14 July 2001 (age 20)   Fiorentina
1GK Stefano Turati (2001-09-05) 5 September 2001 (age 20)   Sassuolo

2DF Nicolò Armini (2001-03-07) 7 March 2001 (age 21)   Lazio
2DF Devid Eugene Bouah (2001-08-13) 13 August 2001 (age 20)   Cosenza
2DF Riccardo Calafiori (2002-05-19) 19 May 2002 (age 20)   Roma
2DF Christian Dalle Mura (2002-02-02) 2 February 2002 (age 20)   Fiorentina
2DF Davide Ghislandi (2001-06-16) 16 June 2001 (age 21)   Atalanta
2DF Caleb Okoli (2001-07-13) 13 July 2001 (age 20)   SPAL
2DF Lorenzo Pirola (2002-02-20) 20 February 2002 (age 20)   Monza
2DF Fabio Ponsi (2001-02-12) 12 February 2001 (age 21)   Fiorentina
2DF Matteo Ruggeri (2002-07-11) 11 July 2002 (age 19)   Atalanta

3MF Alessandro Cortinovis (2001-01-25) 25 January 2001 (age 21)   Atalanta
3MF Manu Emmanuel Gyabuaa (2001-09-21) 21 September 2001 (age 20)   Atalanta
3MF Federico Marigosu (2001-04-21) 21 April 2001 (age 21)   Cagliari
3MF Gaetano Pio Oristanio (2002-09-28) 28 September 2002 (age 19)   Internazionale
3MF Daniel Maldini (2001-10-11) 11 October 2001 (age 20)   Milan
3MF Simone Panada (2002-06-02) 2 June 2002 (age 20)   Atalanta
3MF Alessio Riccardi (2001-04-03) 3 April 2001 (age 21)   Pescara
3MF Franco Tongya (2002-03-13) 13 March 2002 (age 20)   Juventus U23
3MF Destiny Udogie (2002-11-28) 28 November 2002 (age 19)   Verona

4FW Gianmarco Cangiano (2001-11-16) 16 November 2001 (age 20)   Ascoli
4FW Lorenzo Colombo (2002-03-08) 8 March 2002 (age 20)   Milan
4FW Sebastiano Esposito (2002-07-02) 2 July 2002 (age 19)   SPAL
4FW Roberto Piccoli (2001-01-27) 27 January 2001 (age 21)   Spezia
4FW Eddie Salcedo (2001-10-01) 1 October 2001 (age 20)   Verona

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Update on FIFA Women's World Cup™ and men's youth competitions". FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 24 December 2020. Retrieved 24 December 2020.
  2. "Bollini convoca 27 giocatori per un raduno al Centro di Preparazione Olimpica di Roma".