The Italian national football team in the coming oefeninterlands against Argentina and England without Giorgio Chiellini. The defender of Juventus has a muscle injury suffered in the league game last weekend against SPAL (0-0). Chiellini was in the final displays.
The 33-year-old defender reported Monday, however, just as with the national team, but the medical staff of the Azzurri came to the conclusion that Chiellini can’t play. He returned, therefore, return to Turin. Interim head coach Luigi Di Biagio took Angelo Ogbonna of West Ham United as a substitute in his group.
The Italians, who this summer are missing at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia, practice Friday in Manchester against Argentina. Four days later take them to England at Wembley.