Ciro Immobile admits “we all could’ve done more” at the World Cup and must “follow the advice” of team elders.
The Torino striker, who is heading to Borussia Dortmund this summer, started the 1-0 defeat to Uruguay.
“The experience remains of playing in such an important competition,” Immobile told Sky Sport Italia.
“There is still so much disappointment. Now I will return home to be with my family.
“We all could’ve given something more and certainly could have done better. We take everything on as valuable experience and will begin again in a great way.”
The ‘senators’ of the squad such as Gigi Buffon and Daniele De Rossi were highly critical of the attitude of younger players.
“Those words must be a lesson, so let’s follow their advice and what they tell us.”
Coach Cesare Prandelli tendered his resignation after the World Cup exit, but the FIGC is trying to change his mind.
“All of us have within us some of the blame. It’s a pity it all landed on the Coach, but he made this decision and it should be respected,” concluded Immobile.