Earlier today, Italy head coach Cesare Prandelli released his 23-man squad for the upcoming World Cup in Brazil. Unfortunately, Inter’s Andrea Ranocchia did not make the squad, but he will be the first reserve in case of any injuries.
Here’s the full list:
Goalkeepers: Buffon (Juventus), Perin (Genoa), Sirigu (Paris St. Germain)
Defenders: Abate (Milan), Barzagli (Juventus), Bonucci (Juventus), Chiellini (Juventus), Darmian (Torino), De Sciglio (Milan), Paletta (Parma);
Midfielders: Aquilani (Fiorentina), Candreva (Lazio), De Rossi (Roma), Marchisio (Juventus), Thiago Motta (Paris St. Germain), Parolo (Parma), Pirlo (Juventus), Verratti (Paris St. Germain);
Attackers: Balotelli (Milan), Cassano (Parma), Cerci (Torino), Immobile (Torino), Insigne (Napoli).