Italy named their U20 World Cup squad yesterday, and Milan’s Alessandro Plizzari made the cut, along with Raoul Bellanova.
#Italy name their squad for the U-20 World Cup, which includes #ACMilan goalkeeper Alessandro Plizzari & #ASRoma’s Luca Pellegrini https://t.co/ZHQtHsiPeI #Azzurri #U20WorldCup pic.twitter.com/5e53Cduj0x— footballitalia (@footballitalia) May 14, 2019
The goalkeeper and defender made the U20 squad, along with a number of other youth players from around Serie A. Italy is in a group with Mexico, Ecuador, and Japan. The U20 World Cup will be played in Poland starting later this month.
On to the links.
AC Milan and Italian Football Links
Tactical review of Milan’s victory over Fiorentina. [AC Milan Offside]
Which expiring contracts should Milan look to extend? [AC Milan Offside]
Juventus reportedly make a €50 million bid for Fiorentina’s Federico Chiesa. [Black & White & Read All Over]
Palermo officially relegated to Serie C because of financial irregularities. [Football-Italia.net]
World Football Links
Tata Martino announced Mexico’s preliminary Gold Cup roster. [FMF State of Mind]
Tigres UANL beat Monterrey for the championship in Liga MX Femenil. [FMF State of Mind]
Aston Villa beat West Bromwich Albion on penalties to advance to the Championship Playoff final. [7500 to Holte]
Bolton Wanderers had to set up an emergency food bank for staff that have gone unpaid. [Bolton News]