PAGANI - Inter's Under-17 team lost 3-1 to Fiorentina in the final of the Campionato Allievi Nazionali. Italy Under-17 striker Simone Dell'Agnello scored for Nunzio Zavettieri's defending national champions.
The Nerazzurri showed great spirit and determination in their attempt to retain the title, and can look ahead to next season with confidence after a successful campaign in which they won their division with 22 wins from 26 matches on their way to the playoffs.
Fiorentina 3-1 Inter (HT: 0-0)
Scorers: Iammello 12' second half, Carraro 29' second half, Dell'Agnello 30' second half, 40' second half.
Fiorentina (4-3-3): Bacciosi; Bagnai (Franchi 39' second half), Fatticcioni, Camporese, Romiti; Barbero (Picchi 20' second half; Rosaia 36 second half), Cenciarelli (Visibelli 32' second half), De Vitis; Kouma, Babacar, Iemmello (Matos 20' second half), Carrao.
Subs not used: David, Ballarin, Grifoni.
Inter (4-4-2): Gallinetta; Bertin, Natalino, Kysela, Biraghi (Angarano 1' second half); Micheletti (Galimberti 32' second half), Crisetig, Fossati (Tonani 20' second half), Jirasek (Fracaro 1' second half): Thiam (Bessa 1 second half), Dell'Agnello.
Subs not used: Crescenti, Cortellaro, Conforto, Pecorini.
A sincere thanks to all of Inter's Under-17 players:
Giuseppe Angarano - striker
Daniel Bessa - midfielder
Andrea Bertin - defender
Cristiano Biraghi - midfielder
Raffaele Conforto - midfielder
Andrea Cortellaro - defender
Lorenzo Crisetig - midfielder
Mattia De Sole - defender
Simone Dell'Agnello - striker
Raffaele Di Gennaro - goalkeeper
Marzo Ezio Fossati - midfielder
Filippo Fracaro - striker
Alberto Gallinetta - goalkeeper
Jacopo Galimberti - defender
Marek Kysela - defender
Edile junior Micheletti - midfielder
Nemanja Mitrovic - defender
Felice Natalino - defender
Davide Nocciola - midfielder
Matteo Romanini - midfielder
Mame Baba Thiam - striker
Davide Tonani - striker
And a special thanks to the coaching staff:
Nunzio Zavettieri - Allievi Nazionali coach 2008/09
Antonello Sartorel - Goalkeeper coach
Andrea Nuti - Fitness coach
Antonio Mottura, Valerio Villa - Team managers
Marco Monetti - Doctor
Luigi Barbieri - Physiotherapist