Ciro Ferrara's Under-21 Italy squad will play a friendly against Russia next month, announced the FIGC.
The Azzurrini will welcome their Russian counterparts to the Stadio Eugeneo in Padova.
Kick-off is at 16.00 UK time on Wednesday April 13.
It is the third in a series of friendly tests for the team, who also welcome Sweden to the Stadio Giglio in Reggio Emilia on Thursday March 24.
Italy then travel to Germany on Tuesday March 29 at the Auestadion in Kassel.