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Tuesday May 13 2014
Criscito 'more upset than Euros'

Domenico Criscito admits he’s more upset at missing out on the 2014 World Cup than Euro 2012.

The Zenit St. Petersburg defender was not included in the 30-man preliminary list of players for the tournament in Brazil.

“I cannot hide my displeasure...” wrote Criscito on his Twitter account.

“I felt even more p***ed off now than two years ago at the Euros... Thank to everyone for the support.”

Criscito was dropped from the Euro 2012 squad after allegations emerged of match-fixing, although he was completely cleared soon after.

Goalkeepers: Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus), Mattia Perin (Genoa), Salvatore Sirigu (Paris Saint Germain), *Antonio Mirante (Parma);

Defenders: Ignazio Abate (Milan), Andrea Barzagli (Juventus), Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus), Giorgio Chiellini (Juventus), Matteo Darmian (Torino), Mattia De Sciglio (Milan), Christian Maggio (Napoli), Gabriel Paletta (Parma), Manuel Pasqual (Fiorentina), Andrea Ranocchia (Inter);

Midfielders: Alberto Aquilani (Fiorentina), Antonio Candreva (Lazio), Daniele De Rossi (Roma), Claudio Marchisio (Juventus), Riccardo Montolivo (Milan), Thiago Motta (Paris Saint Germain), Marco Parolo (Parma), Andrea Pirlo (Juventus), Romulo (Verona), Marco Verratti (Paris Saint Germain);

Forwards: Mario Balotelli (Milan), Antonio Cassano (Parma), Alessio Cerci (Torino), Mattia Destro (Roma), Ciro Immobile (Torino), Lorenzo Insigne (Napoli), Giuseppe Rossi (Fiorentina)

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