Monday February 4 2013
Giovinco out of Holland-Italy

Sebastian Giovinco has been ruled out of this week’s international friendly between Italy and Holland.

The Juventus man reported to the Azzurri’s Coverciano training base this morning, but arrived with a thigh problem.

After being looked at by Italy’s medical team, the striker has been deemed unfit for Wednesday evening’s game.

Italy boss Cesare Prandelli is unlikely to call up a replacement for the former Parma man who is now in a race against time to face Fiorentina at the weekend.

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