LIVESTREAM: Italy – Dream Team Bowl – Team Italy U19 v. USA AFW Elite U19, Sat. March 30, 3p CEST (10a EDT)

For the fifth year in a row and in a tune-up for the IFAF U19 European Championships this summer, Team Italy will take on the USA AFW Elite Team this Saturday, March 30 in the 5th annual Dream Team Bowl at the Vigorelli Velodrom in Milan, Italy.

The Italian national team, aka Team Blue, is currently ranked sixth among all European nations.

USA AFW Elite Team Roster

# First Last Def Off Ht Wt High School Hometown, ST
2 Josh Evans LB TE 6’0 205 IMG Academy Bradenton, FL
2 Ryan Sanborn K/P/S QB 6’2 205 Francis Parker San Diego, CA
3 Franshun Jordan OLB RB 5’11 175 Willowbrook Villa Park, IL
4 Jonathan Gordon CB WR 6’2 175 Francis Parker San Diego, CA
6 Gabriel Thomas LB RB 5’10 200 The Bishops School San Diego, CA
7 Elliot Avidane S QB 6’1 210 Schreiber Senior Port Washington, NY
7 Ryan Horne OLB WR 6’ 165 Francis Parker Poway, CA
8 Oakley Roessler SS RB 5’10 185 McDonald County Pineville, MO
9 Jordan Berry LB RB 5’10 210 The Haverford School Haverford, PA
10 Eli Samuelson FS QB 6’3 185 Cedar Mountain Comfrey, MN
14 Bobby Inserra CB SL 5’9 160 Maine South Park Ridge, IL
14 Anthony Palmere DE WR 6’5 225 John Carroll Churchville, MD
15 Michael Boland CB WR 6’1 175 Huntley Huntley, IL
15 Byron Paige Jr CB SL 5’7 165 Colonial Orlando, FL
21 Noah Klubnik SS SL 5’7 155 Orange Seven Hills, OH
29 Josh Schumann SS WR 5’10 185 Carmel Carmel, IN
30 Bryson Clark ILB FB 6’1 220 Juniata Mifflintown, PA
31 Dominic Capecci DE TE 6’ 245 Sacred Heart-Griffin Springfield, IL
31 Alex McAvoy DT FB 6’1 215 Geneseo Geneseo, IL
32 Zachary Golden CB SL 6’ 205 Hampshire Hampshire, IL
45 Ross Valenti ILB TE 6’3 227 Mount Carmel Chicago, IL
46 Caleb Evans DL HB 6’0 227 IMG Academy Bradenton, FL
50 Ben Serdy ILB OG 5’10 210 The Bishops School San Diego, CA
53 Wesley Cline LB OG 5’10 195 Littleton Littleton, MA
55 Shelton Smith LB OT 6’ 220 Orange Woodmere, OH
59 Matt Knudtson DT OT 6’1” 270 Willowbrook Villa Park, IL
59 Alexandre Pavlov OL 6’4 230 Maine South Park Ridge, IL
64 Andrew Graves OL 6’2 265 Notre Dame Sun Valley, CA
66 Daniel Fitzmorris DT OL 6’3 295 Notre Dame Los Angeles, CA
71 Anthony Glancey DT OG 6’2 290 Alleman Catholic East Moline, IL
74 Babatunde Motoni DT OL 6’ 235 Orange Woodmere, OH
84 Jonathan Rice DE TE 6’3 205 Bracken County Augusta, KY
88 Joshua Sletta LB RB 5’9 180 Madelia HS Madelia, MN

AFW-USA ELITE Coaching Staff

David Inserra

Jim Barnes                                                                   Aaron Call

Tom Domin                                                                 John Morrison

Charlie Bliss                                                                Ed Ralls

Athletic Trainer – Geoff Wright

Team Italy Roster

JERSEY COGNOME NOME SQUADRA POS
1 ROSSI DAVIDE PANTHERS QB
2 CROPPENSTEDT JOSHUA SEAMEN QB
3 GOLFIERI ALESSANDRO AQUILE QB
4 MOZZANICA MATTEO SKORPIONS WR
5 MINNEHAN JAYDEN LIONS RB
7 PIAN SEBASTIAN SENTINELS WR
8 SERRA ANDREA GIAGUARI QB
9 TENCONI TOMMASO GIAGUARI RB
11 PROIETTI ALESSIO DUCKS WR
16 LONZAR RYAN DRAGHI DB
20 ALDRIGHETTI LUCA LIONS RB
22 ELISIO LUCA DUCKS DB
24 LICARI ALBERTO BLITZ RB
27 PROIETTI DANIELE DUCKS DB
28 ALLEGRETTI ANDREA MAD BULLS RB
31 BARBARO MARCO GORILLAS DB
34 RESTELLI RICCARDO RHINOS DB
35 ZANGA JACOPO LIONS DB
36 DI BARI SIMONE GIAGUARI SS
38 EL MECHRI RAHMI DOLPHINS LB
39 MERIGHI FRANCESCO SEAMEN SS
42 BARGAGLI RICCARDO DUCKS LB
43 NEMBRINI LUCA LIONS LB
44 ZUCCHELLI ROCCO AQUILE SS
45 MIGLIORI PIETRO SKORPIONS SS
46 MANNATO EUGENIO DUCKS SS
48 COGNOLATO FABIO GIANTS LB
49 MERANTE LUCA LANCIERI RB
51 POGLIETELLI ANDREA GUELFI DL
52 LUSURIELLO STEFANO SKORPIONS LB
53 SESTA GIANLUCA DOLPHINS DL
54 TRIPODINA RICCARDO GORILLAS OL
55 NATALE ARIEL RHINOS LB
56 PENINI MATTIA PANTHERS OL
57 ZIVELONGHI GIACOMO REDSKINS DL
59 RODRIGUEZ NALFI RED JACKETS OL
60 CARPIGNANO ANDREA AQUILE OL
61 FICCARELLI ALESSANDRO VIPERS OL
62 FOLCI GIACOMO RHINOS OL
63 PREVITALI RICCARDO SEAMEN OL
64 GRIECO DONATO GIAGUARI OL
65 ONGARI FILIPPO RHINOS DL
66 ACETI LORENZO LANCIERI OL
67 LANDI COSIMO GUELFI OL
68 LA GRASSA NICHOLAS RHINOS OL
71 VARELLI ALESSIO GIAGUARI DL
74 ROSSINI DIEGO GRIFONI OL
75 MARTINELLI FILIPPO AQUILE OL
77 PERBELLINI EDOARDO REDSKINS DL
78 VINCI FRANCESCO DUCKS OL
80 MACCAGNANI RICCARDO AQUILE WR
81 BONI SIMONE RHINOS WR
82 BORTOLOTTO FRANCESCO DUCKS WR
83 MAGNI BARALDI ALEC VIPERS WR
84 FRANCHI LEONARDO SEAMEN WR
85 CAMBRISI LEONARDO RHINOS WR
86 COSTANZI ANDREA GUELFI WR
87 FERRARI GIACOMO AQUILE WR
88 GIULIANI LUCIANO NAVY SEALS WR
89 POLITI DAVIDE GIAGUARI LB
92 MAROTTA SAMUELE RHINOS DL
96 CIMINI FEDERICO GIAGUARI DL
98 MENGHINI ERIC FROGS DL
99 ORSI LORENZO SEAMEN DL

Coaching Staff Team Italy

HEAD COACH LORANDI LUCA GIAGUARI
COACH FACCINI CLAUDIO DUCKS
COACH SCOPETTA SERGIO DUCKS
COACH ROTELLI ROBERTO DOLPHINS
COACH GERBINO FRANZ GIAGUARI
COACH SPINELLI GIANLUCA RHINOS
COACH MEROLA RICCARDO GIAGUARI
COACH ANNONI MASSIMO SEAMEN
COACH MONZA ANTONIO LIBERO GORILLAS
COACH SLAVAZZI LUCIANO RHINOS
COACH FONTI ALESSANDRO BLUE TEAM

Watch the game live here. Team Italy U19 v. USA AFW Elite U19, Sat. March 30, 3p CEST (10a EDT)

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