NEWS
Tuesday December 10 2013
Perin back on Azzurrini radar

Genoa goalkeeper Mattia Perin could be set for a recall to the Italian Under-21 set-up.

Perin, despite being heralded as a star of the future, was dropped by previous Azzurrini boss Devis Mangia.

The latter made the Inter-owned Francesco Bardi his first choice at the past European Under-21 Championships.

Present boss Gigi Di Biagio, though, has put the net-minder on alert for the December 17 test against an Italy B side.

Perin will find out on Thursday whether he has made the final squad or not.

Think you know your Italian football? Share your knowledge, tips and comments to win cash prizes in OLBG's tipster competition - £11,000 to be won monthly!

FOOTBALL ITALIA RELATED NEWS

TODAY'S FRONT PAGES