Returning coach, Marcelo Lippi, has named his squad for the friendly the Azzuri have against Austria on the 20th of August this year. Out of the 20 players called for the friendly encounter 5 are Bianconeri. Trusted goalie, Gianluigi Buffon was called. Giorgio Chiellini was naed as part of the defenders while Mauro Camoranesi as part of the midfielders. For strikrs, Lippi has bestowed his trust in Alessandro Del Piero and Vincezo Iaquinta.
SQUAD Goalkeepers: Marco Amelia, Gianluigi Buffon.
Defenders: Andrea Barzagli, Daniele Bonera, Marco Cassetti, Giorgio Chiellini, Andrea Dossena, Fabio Grosso, Gianluca Zambrotta.
Midfielders: Alberto Aquilani, Mauro Camoranesi, Daniele De Rossi, Gennaro Gattuso, Angelo Palombo, Simone Perrotta, Andrea Pirlo.
Strikers: Alessandro Del Piero, Antonio Di Natale, Alberto Gilardino, Vincenzo Iaquinta.Â Â