Mateo Retegui spoke about the call-up for Italy: “I am very proud”

matthew retegui was summoned for the first time to the Italy national team for the start of the qualifiers towards the euro 2024according to the list published this Friday by the coach Roberto Mancini.

“I’m very happy, proud of what is happening to mefor me and my family is a very important step. I am happy to be able to represent one of the most important teams in the world. I have to thank my colleagues, those who helped me live through this. Since I started at Estudiantes, then at Talleres, Boca and now at Tigre,” he acknowledged. retegui.

“I learned a little bit of Italian, so let’s go with a base. It’s going to be all right,” he added. Italycurrent European champion but absent in Qatarwill play against England on March 23 in Naples.

Three days later, Italy will travel to malt to play against the theoretically weakest opponent of the Group Cin which it also appears Ukraine and north macedonia. The latter was precisely the team that deprived Italyin the semifinal of a repechage of the European zone, to play the Qatar World Cup.