News Live Scores

Manchester City star Mario Balotelli misses out as Roma's Fabio Borini earns maiden Italy call-up

Fabio Borini has earned his maiden call-up for Italy, replacing Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli.

Cesare Prandelli announced his squad for the friendly against USA on Sunday, and has opted to include Palermo goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano, who returns to the team after a lengthy absence.

The squad in full:

Name Club
Goalkeepers:  
Gianluigi Buffon
Juventus
Morgan De Sanctis
Napoli
Salvatore Sirigu
PSG
Emiliano Viviano Palermo
Defenders:  
Ignazio Abate
AC Milan
Davide Astori
Cagliari
Federico Balzaretti
Palermo
Andrea Barzagli
Juventus
Leonardo Bonucci
Juventus
Giorgio Chiellini
Juventus
Domenic Criscito
Zenit St Petersburg
Christian Maggio Napoli
Angelo Ogbonna Torino
Midfielders:  
Daniele De Rossi
Roma
Claudio Marchisio
Juventus
Riccardo Montolivo
Fiorentina
Thiago Motta
PSG
Antonio Nocerino
AC Milan
Andrea Pirlo
Juventus
Attackers:  
Fabio Borini
Roma
Sebastian Giovinco
Parma
Alessandro Matri Juventus
Giampaolo Pazzini
Inter