Italia Boss Antonio Conte Concerned By Daniele De Rossi Injuries
Italia boss Antonio Conte admits he’s worried by an injuries to midfielder Daniele De Rossi, with the beginning of Euro 2016 under two days away.
Conte’s plans happen to be badly impacted by the losses of key duo Marco Verratti and Claudio Marchisio to particular groin and knee operations, which keeps both from the finals in France.
Roma star De Rossi is transporting an injuries to his Achilles and even though he expects him to experience against Scotland in Malta in Sunday’s friendly match, Conte concedes it’s a concern.
“De Rossi has this issue in the Calf msucles which is worrying,” he stated. “He’ll play [on Sunday] – hopefully we’ll possess a positive response.”
Conte may also be without experienced duo Thiago Motta and Riccardo Montolivo against Scotland, though he’s certain that have retrieved full fitness because he prepares to mention his final 23-man squad.
“Thiago Motta and Riccardo Montolivo happen to be training around since yesterday, and that is great news,Inch he stated.
“They did additional work and therefore are fully retrieved, however i don’t not plan to risk them.
“I’m very pleased with everyone’s efforts. It won’t be simple to make choices, especially seeing this attitude and hunger.
“After 8 or 9 days I’ll assess the situation using the medical staff. You will find individuals who’re in better shape, other people who have been in worse shape, so I must comprehend the best situations for all of us.
“Players need to be in optimal condition, though there are several riskier situations. Clearly we can not manage to take a lot of players who aren’t at 100 percent.”