UEFA Nations League Italy vs Poland
Both teams selections want to start the competition on the right foot. To come at the level of motivation
State of form
Great absentee of the last world in Russia, Italy is in full reconstruction since and has just lined up 5 friendly matches since its failure in the play-offs against Sweden. Always looking for stability, the formation managed by Roberto Mancini chained two games without success in early June, against France (3-1 defeat) and against the Netherlands (1-1).
Unrecognizable at the 2018 World Cup, Poland took the door in the group stage. Indeed, the teammates of Robert Lewandowski started the competition by 2 deadly defeats against Senegal (1-2) and Colombia (0-3). Already eliminated, the Poles have however signed a positive tournament exit, with a success against Japan during the third day (1-0).
The staff for Italy vs Poland
Always looking for a skeleton within its workforce, Italy will have to compose without 3 former executives: Florenzi (Roma), De Sciglio (Juventus), injured, and Candreva (Inter Milan), dismissed. The group is led by its leaders Chiellini, Bonnuci (Juventus), Jorginho (Chelsea), Bonaventura (AC Milan), Balotelli (Nice), Insigne (Naples) or Immobile (Lazio Roma). Note the presence of 8 neo-internationals, never before called: Cragni, Barella (Cagliari), Biraghi, Benassi (Fiorentina), Lazzari (SPAL), Emerson (Chelsea), Zaniolo (Roma), Pellegri (Monaco).
Compared to the group of 23 selected for the 2018 World Cup, Poland made some changes with the non-selection of executives Piszczek (Dortmund, retired), Pazdan, Jedrzejczyk (Legia Warsaw), Grosicki (Hull City) or Teodorczyk ( Udinese). The rest of the squad are led by strongmen Lewandowski (Bayern Munich), Zielinski, Milik (Naples), Linetty (Sampdoria), Rybus, Krychowiak (Lokomotiv Moscow), Blaszczykowski (Wolfsburg), Glik (Monaco) and Szczesny (Juventus). Arrived in Amiens this summer, the middle Kurzawa is present.
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Driven by its supporters, Italy can find the way to success by overthrowing a team from Poland in his grasp on Friday. Victory of Italy
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