Italy national under-19 football team

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Italy Under-19
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Italian Football Federation
(Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio – FIGC)
Head coach Paolo Nicolato
First colours
Second colours
Best result Winners: 1958, 1966, 2003

The Italy national under-19 football team is the national under-19 football team of Italy and is controlled by the Italian Football Federation.

The team competes in the UEFA European Under-19 Championship, held every year.

UEFA U-18 Championship Record[edit]

Before 2002, the event was called a U-18 tournament, as the players were required to under-18 at the start of qualifying phase and turn 19 in the final round.

  • 1981: Second Round
  • 1982: Qualifying Round
  • 1983: Semi-finalists
  • 1984: Second Round
  • 1986: Runners-up
  • 1988: Qualifying Round
  • 1990: Qualifying Round
  • 1992: Qualifying Round
  • 1993: Intermediary Round
  • 1994: Intermediary Round
  • 1995: Runners-up
  • 1996: 4th in Group B
  • 1997: Preliminary Round
  • 1998: Preliminary Round
  • 1999: Runners-up
  • 2000: Intermediary Round
  • 2001: Preliminary Round

UEFA U-19 Championship Record[edit]

Honours[edit]

  • Under-18 era (1957–2001)
  • Winner: 1958; 1966
  • Runners-up: 1959; 1986; 1995; 1999

Coaches[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following players have been called up for the Elite Round of the 2018 UEFA European Under-19 Championship.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Alessandro Plizzari (2000-03-12) 12 March 2000 (age 18) Italy Ternana (on loan from Milan)
22 1GK Michele Cerofolini (1999-01-04) 4 January 1999 (age 19) Italy Fiorentina

2 2DF Antonio Candela (2000-04-27) 27 April 2000 (age 18) Italy Genoa
3 2DF Alessandro Tripaldelli (1999-02-09) 9 February 1999 (age 19) Italy Juventus
4 2DF Alessandro Buongiorno (1999-06-06) 6 June 1999 (age 19) Italy Torino
6 2DF Alessandro Bastoni (1999-04-13) 13 April 1999 (age 19) Italy Atalanta
13 2DF Davide Bettella (2000-04-07) 7 April 2000 (age 18) Italy Internazionale
14 2DF Raoul Bellanova (2000-05-17) 17 May 2000 (age 18) Italy Milan
17 2DF Enrico Del Prato (1999-11-10) 10 November 1999 (age 18) Italy Atalanta

5 3MF Matteo Gabbia (1999-10-21) 21 October 1999 (age 18) Italy Milan
7 3MF Davide Frattesi (1999-09-22) 22 September 1999 (age 18) Italy Sassuolo
8 3MF Filippo Melegoni (1999-02-18) 18 February 1999 (age 19) Italy Atalanta
16 3MF Andrea Marcucci (1999-02-07) 7 February 1999 (age 19) Italy Roma
18 3MF Sandro Tonali (2000-05-08) 8 May 2000 (age 18) Italy Brescia
19 3MF Alessandro Mallamo (1999-03-22) 22 March 1999 (age 19) Italy Atalanta
21 3MF Nicolò Zaniolo (1999-07-02) 2 July 1999 (age 18) Italy Internazionale

9 4FW Andrea Pinamonti (1999-05-19) 19 May 1999 (age 19) Italy Internazionale
10 4FW Christian Capone (1999-04-28) 28 April 1999 (age 19) Italy Pescara (on loan from Atalanta)
11 4FW Gianluca Scamacca (1999-01-01) 1 January 1999 (age 19) Italy Cremonese (on loan from Sassuolo)
20 4FW Enrico Brignola (1999-07-08) 8 July 1999 (age 18) Italy Benevento

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