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Italy’s final Euro 2016 squad

Italy have announced their 23 man squad for this summer’s European Championships as Antonio Conte looks to sign off his time as manager with a successful campaign. Conte is set to take charge at Chelsea following the tournament in France and the 46-year-old coach will want to end his two-year spell in charge of the national side with a memorable run in the Euros.

The manager initially named a 30 man preliminary squad for the Euros but following a 1-0 friendly win over Scotland over the weekend Conte has now trimmed his side down to the necessary 23.

Full Squad: 

Goalkeepers: Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus), Federico Marchetti (Lazio), Salvatore Sirigu (PSG)

Defenders: Andrea Barzagli (Juventus), Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus), Giorgio Chiellini (Juventus), Matteo Darmian (Manchester United), Mattia De Sciglio (AC Milan), Angelo Ogbonna (West Ham United)

Midfielders: Federico Bernardeschi (Fiorentina), Antonio Candreva (Lazio), Daniele De Rossi (Roma), Stephan El Shaarawy (Roma), Alessandro Florenzi (Roma), Emanuele Giaccherini (Bologna), Stefano Sturaro (Juventus), Thiago Motta (PSG), Marco Parolo (Lazio)

Forwards: Eder (Inter), Ciro Immobile (Torino), Lorenzo Insigne (Napoli), Graziano Pellè (Southampton), Simone Zaza (Juventus)

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