Italy XV coach Kieran Crowley announced on Friday that there are three changes to the squad that will start in Ireland on Sunday, the third day of the Sixes Nations tournament, and winger Pierre Bruno will find out. The Parma winger, who made his notable debut against Uruguay (17-10) in November, scored a try in his only international match to date, replacing Bordeaux-Bagels player Federico Mori.
In the middle, Leonardo Marin will enjoy his first term after playing in the first two matches of the tournament against France (10-37) and England (0-33). Holder Marco Sanon will be on the bench in Dublin for both meetings. The third Italian change is about the third column of Giovanni Petinelli (3 selections), who is more preferred than Holder Bram Stein against the English. For the rest, Kieran Crowley renewed the hinge of Garbici-Varni and the back of Edordo Padovani.
⁇We approach the next competition with enthusiasm and a desire for progress. It will be a physically tough match against one of the strongest teams in the world.The coach said, quoting a federation press release. After the devastating edition of 2021, Italy is mainly looking to restore its image in the tournament.
Despite repeated rumors that Azouri’s place in a match they have been competing in since 2000 has been questioned, tournament organizers last week refused to bring in South Africa, saying “no”.No discussions or plans to add or replaceFrom a partner.
Structure of Italy:
Padovani – Bruno, Brexus, Marin, Ione – (o) Garbici, (M) Warnie – Lamaro (Cap.), Halfihi, Petinelli – Rusa, Canon – Secrelli, Lucci, Fishetti.
Substitutes: Five, Neymar, Pascual, CC, Sullivan, Stein, Fusco, Sanon.
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