Andrea Ranocchia hasn’t been called by Prandelli for the friendly match between Italy and Spain as the victim of Mazzarri cause he havent played after Lazio – Inter clash. The stopper has a contract expiring in 2015, and if things remain as they are today he will not accept to renew his contract (Conte has always been an admirer of his abilities).
The fact is that the contemporary suspensions of Samuel and Juan Jesus ‘forced’ Mazzarri to put him into first team, along with Campagnaro in the match against Torino. Ranocchia was on the bench from the 6th of January, which is more than two months ago …
Inter president Erick Thohir pointed out the future of some players: “At the end of every season we will be evaluating.”
Yesterday he finally saw his Inter win on the San Siro. Erick Thohir looks to the future and explains some domestic situations regarding players who could leave Inter at the end of the season.
The Indonesian tycoon was intercepted by the press before leaving for Malpensa aeroport: “As I said yesterday, it was a special day to make a gift to the fans, happy birthday Inter. Good win, there are still 11 games, long way to go the team now has more quality and can get points in every game.”
A special comment on Ranocchia , involved in numerous rumors: “I think it’s very important that by the end of the season we decide who should stay and who should go, but the end is a good sign that all give their best, because we keep all the players, we want to express themselves. Yesterday Andreolli played well, Ranocchia as well. That’s a good sign that they complement each other to Inter.”
Currently, Juventus and Galatasaray (coached by ex-Inter coach, Roberto Mancini) are very interested to sign him on summer. On January market, Borussia Dortmund was interested but couldn’t agree with Inter on the price.
He made his debut with the National Under 21, with the technical Casiraghi, in a friendly between Italy and France (2-1) on 21 August 2007, when he entered in the 57′ instead of Fabiano Santacroce . He was included in the list of the 4 reserves for the Beijing Olympics, and made his debut in Olympic on July 22, 2008 entered in the field during the last warm-up to the tournament, Italy against Romania (1-1), played in Pistoia, where he replaced Lorenzo De Silvestri in 25′ of the second half. It is convened for the European Under-21 Championship in Sweden.
On 9 June 2009 in a friendly match Denmark – Italy (0-4), he made his first goal for the Under 21. On June 19, he made his debut in the European entering the second half of the match against Sweden. The August 11, 2010 he returns to the field after his knee injury and made his second goal for the Under 21, played in a friendly against Denmark in Viareggio.
On November 14, he received his first senior national team call-up named by coach Cesare Prandelli. On November 17, 2010, at age 22, made his debut as a starter in the national team playing in a friendly match Romania – Italy (1-1) played in Klagenfurt. On February 6, 2013, he was used in the friendly match 1-1 draw against the Netherlands in Amsterdam. If he gets invite from Prandelli for the World Cup, you can complete Brazil 2014 betting with William Hill.