Valencia full-back Cristiano Piccini said his senior Italy debut is “a dream come true after so much hard work and so many sacrifices.”
He was a late addition to the squad after various injuries and came on during the closing stages of the 1-1 friendly draw with Ukraine.
“It’s a dream for every player to represent his country. I made that dream come true today after so much hard work and so many sacrifices,” Piccini told Rai Sport.
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