After the end of the current weekend, football fans will have to endure another international break. For some, however, it could be a little more exciting than usual – especially for the teams competing in the UEFA Nations League.
This competition has been a topic of discussion since its inception, but fans of European football should get involved in the final of the competition, which will be held on the Italian peninsula.
Italy will host Spain in the semi-finals at the San Siro Stadium on Wednesday and the winner will face either France or Belgium in the final on Sunday.
Roberto Mancini has appointed a 23-person squad based largely on the men who won Euro 2020 last summer. However, an absence forces him to change staff.
Corresponding Corriere dello Sport above Calciomercato, Ciro Immobile will be unavailable after injury in Lazio’s Europa League game against Lokomotiv Moscow.
Hence, Moise Kean is expected to replace Biancocelesti’s striker. The Juventus youngster was there in the last international break and scored a brace in the Azzurri 5-0 win over Lithuania.
The 21-year-old will be one of six Bianconeri stars that Mancini has appointed. The other five are of course Giorgio Chiellini, Leonardo Bonucci, Federico Chiesa, Federico Bernardeschi and Manuel Locatelli.