Francesco Acerbi / Italy
Francesco Acerbi / ItalyFrancesco Acerbi / Italy

Lazio defender Francesco Acerbi has been called up by Roberto Mancini to take part in Italy’s upcoming matches.

The European nation’s first match against Estonia (International Friendly) is set to take place at the Stadio Artemio Franchi on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at 14:45 (EST); their second match against Poland (UEFA Nations League) is set to take place at the Mapei Stadium – Città del Tricolore on Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 14:45 (EST); and their third and final match against Bosnia (UEFA Nations League) is set to take place at the Stadion Grbavica on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 14:45 (EST).

Since making his debut for Italy in November 2014 against Albania (in a 1-0 victory), Acerbi has secured eight other caps at the international level. Over this period, he has scored one goal and played a total of 728 minutes. In addition, he has been called up for international duty but remained on the bench on 15 other occasions.

As it stands, Italy currently sits in second place (behind Poland) in the UEFA Nations League Group A Group 1 with a record of 1W-3D-0L (6 points).