Gabbiadini and Bernardeschi report for interland against Orange

Gabbiadini and Bernardeschi report for interland against Orange

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Vleugelaanvaller Federico Bernardeschi (Fiorentina) and striker Manolo Gabbiadini (Southampton) have had a Monday when the Italian coach Giampiero Ventura opted out of the friendly next Tuesday against the Netherlands.

Ventura called with the 21-year-old attacker Andrea Petagna of Atalanta Bergamo right one replacement. He makes his debut in the 24-man selection of the ‘Azzurri’.

Bernardeschi continued last weekend, all on the side because of an ankle injury, Gabbiadini ran Sunday a liesblessure on during the lost duel with Tottenham Hotspur (2-1). The two also miss the world cup qualifier of the Italians on Friday at home against Albania.

The friendly against Orange starts Tuesday in the Arena at 20.45 hours. In group G of the qualification for the world CHAMPIONSHIPS next year in Russia, Italy, after four games with ten points, same as leader of Spain.


Also Germany got Monday to do with a leaver. Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer of Bayern Munich will miss the world cup kwalifcatiewedstrijd against Azerbaijan and the friendly against England, because he has charge of his calf.

National coach Joachim Löw called Kevin Trapp of Paris Saint-Germain as a replacement for Neuer, the captain of the ‘Mannschaft’. The 30-year-old Neuer will remain in Munich to recover. Löw has next to Trapp the choice of Marc-André ter Stegen and Bernd Leno. The expectation is that In Rose, the number one of FC Barcelona, the place of Neuer under the bar takes over.

To Increased replaced the then ill Neuer in november even though during the last world cup qualifier against San Marino (8-0).

The world cup qualifier against Azerbaijan is Sunday in Baku played. Four days earlier, on Wednesday, is in Dortmund against England. The reigning world champion is in group C of the qualification of sovereign-to-head with twelve points from four matches. Northern Ireland and Azerbaijan have five points less.


In England Michail Antonio must wait longer for his first international match. The wing tips of West Ham United, said Monday because of a hamstring injury off by coach Gareth Southgate.

Southgate calls no replacement for the 26-year-old attacker, who is also Jamaica come true, but last year opted for England. Antonio was after the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in 2016 by the already departed coach Sam Allardyce for the first time called. To a debut.

After the friendly against Germany plays England on Saturday at Wembley, the world cup kwalificatieduel with Lithuania, with five points from four matches, the fourth in group F. England-to-head with ten points.

View the programme and the position in the world cup qualification

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