Coach Giampiero Ventura needed reinforcements and has called in Zappacosta, who only just flew out to Lo21点官网ndon on Thursday evening to complete his transfer from Torino to Chelsea.
New Chelsea buy Davide Zappacosta has been called up by Italy for Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier against Israel.
The Azzurri lost 3-0 to Spain last night and look set for a play-off in order to reach 皇冠外围投注the 2018 tournament.
The 25-year-old is a right-back who can also play as a right-wing-back.
Leonardo Bonucci was booked and will be suspended against Israel, while Atalanta left-back Leonardo Spinazzola picked up an injury during the final minutes in Madrid.
Zappacosta has fo真人外围投注ur senior Italy caps to his name, but has not been in the squad since March.