Florenzi, De Rossi but no Totti for Prandelli


On April 14-15, Cesare Prandelli will hold physical condition tests for his preliminary World Cup squad at Coverciano and Francesco Totti has not been included in the manager’s 40 man list, eliminating any likelihood of the Roma captain returning to La Nazionale.

(The squad has been split into two groups)

First Group
Goalkeeper: Bardi (Livorno), Mirante (Parma), Perin (Genoa);
Defender: Astori (Cagliari), Darmian (Torino), De Silvestri (Sampdoria), Paletta (Parma), Pasqual (Fiorentina), Ranocchia (Inter);
Midfield: Aquilani (Fiorentina), Baselli (Atalanta), Bernardeschi (Crotone), Bertolacci (Genoa), Bonaventura (Atalanta), Candreva (Lazio), De Rossi (Roma), Florenzi (Roma), Parolo (Parma), Romulo (Verona);
Attack: Berardi (Sassuolo), Cassano (Parma), Cerci (Torino), Gabbiadini (Sampdoria), Gilardino (Genoa), Immobile (Torino), Insigne (Napoli), Rossi (Fiorentina), Zaza (Sassuolo).

Second Group
Goalkeeper: Buffon (Juventus), Scuffet (Udinese);
Defender: Abate (Milan), Barzagli (Juventus), Bonucci (Juventus), Chiellini (Juventus), De Sciglio (Milan);
Midfield: Marchisio (Juventus), Montolivo (Milan), Pirlo (Juventus), Poli (Milan);
Attack: Balotelli (Milan), El Shaarawy (Milan), Osvaldo (Juventus).