Thursday March 21 2019
U21 line-ups: Italy v Austria

Italy’s Under-21 side taking on Austria in a friendly this evening starts with the likes of Emil Audero, Davide Calabria and Patrick Cutrone.

It kicks off at 17.30 GMT at the Stadio Nereo Rocco in Trieste.

Coach Gigi Di Biagio continues preparations for this summer’s European Under-21 Championships, which will be hosted by Italy and San Marino.

Serie A familiar faces include Sampdoria goalkeeper Audero, Milan pair Calabria and Cutrone, plus SPAL’s Kevin Bonifazi, Sebastiano Luperto of Napoli and Sassuolo midfielder Manuel Locatelli.

Napoli goalkeeper Alex Meret is only on the bench after suffering from flu.

Italy U21: Audero; Calabria, Bonifazi, Luperto, Pezzella; Mandragora, Locatelli, Murgia; Orsolini, Cutrone, Bonazzoli

Austria U21: Schlager; Ingolitsch, Maresic, Ljubicic, Ullman; Ljubic, Danso; Lovric, Honsak, Horvath; Grbic

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