Coach Ciro Ferrara has called up 23 players for an Under-21 get-together, including nine new faces and a Chelsea midfielder.
The Azzurrini will hold a three-day get-together from Sunday evening in Rome, which concludes with a friendly against Swiss club side Bellinzona.
Ferrara has opted to use this time to view a host of new starlets, receiving their first Under-21 call-ups.
The nine newcomers are 19-year-old Chievo goalkeeper Marco Silvestri, Triestina shot-stopper Sergio Viotti, Juventus defender Vincenzo Camilleri and Empoli's Daniele Mori.
Midfielders Cristian Galano (Gubbio) and Nicola Rigoni (Palermo) rub shoulders with Chelsea's 19-year-old Jacopo Sala.
Napoli forward Nicolao Dumitru and Juventus striker Niccolò Giannetti complete the list of new faces.
Goalkeepers: Pinsoglio (Esperia Viareggio), Silvestri (Chievo), Viotti (Triestina);
Defenders: Biraghi (Inter), Brosco (Triestina), Caldirola (Vitesse), Camilleri (Juventus), Camporese (Fiorentina), Crescenzi (Crotone), Donati (Lecce), Mori (Empoli);
Midfielders: D'Alessandro (Bari), Fabbrini (Empoli), Galano (Gubbio), Giandonato (Juventus), Rigoni (Palermo), Romizi (Reggiana), Sala (Chelsea), Soriano (Empoli);
Forwards: Destro (Genoa), Dumitru (Napoli), Giannetti (Juventus), Misuraca (Vicenza)