DE VECCHI Renzo (DF - Milan) 26-5-1910 - 16 years, 4 months, 21 days

DONNARUMMA Gianluigi (GK - Milan) 1.9.2016 - 17 years, 6 months, 7 days
 
BARBESINO Luigi (MF - Casale) 1.7.1912 - 18 years, 3 months, 1 day 
BERGOMI Giuseppe (DF - Inter) 14.4.1982 - 18 years, 4 months, 23 days 
SANTON Davide (DF - Inter) 6.6.2009 - 18 years, 5 months, 4 days
CASANOVA Claudio (DF - Genoa) 17.5.1914 - 18 years, 6 months, 26 days
ROSETTA Virginio (DF - Pro Vercelli) 31.8.1920 - 18 years, 7 months, 6 days 
CAMPELLI Piero (GK - Inter) 29.6.1912 - 18 year, 7 months, 9 days 
MOSSO Eugenio (MF - Torino) 5.4.1914 - 18 years, 7 months, 26 days 
VINCENZI Giovanni (DF - Livorno) 20.1.1924 - 18 years, 7 months, 29 days 
KEAN Moise B. (AT - Juventus) 20.11.2018 - 18 years, 8 months, 23 days
GENOVESI Pietro (MF - Bologna) 20.2.1921 - 18 years, 8 months, 26 days 
NICOLE Bruno (AT - Juventus) 9.11.1958 - 18 years, 9 months, 15 days 
RIVERA Gianni (MF - Milan) 13.5.1962 - 18 years, 9 months, 25 days 
CONTI Leopoldo (MF - Inter) 28.3.1920 - 18 years, 12 months, 16 days 

MARIANI Edoardo (AT - Genoa) 17.3.1912 - 19 years, 0 months, 12 days 
TRIVELLINI Giuseppe (GK - Brescia) 31.1.1915 - 19 years, 1 month, 5 days
VALLE Modesto (DF - Pro Vercelli) 1.7.1912 - 19 years, 3 months, 16 days 
BERNARDINI Fulvio (MF - Lazio) 22.3.1925 - 19 years, 3 months, 25 days 
GIACONE Giovanni (GK - Juventus) 28.3.1920 - 19 years, 4 months, 27 days 
BONIPERTI Giampiero (AT - Juventus) 9.11.1947 - 19 years, 5 months, 7 days 
TONALI Sandro (MF - Brescia) 15.10.2019 - 19 years, 5 months, 7 days
CORNA Carlo (AT - Pro Vercelli) 6.1.1911 - 19 years, 5 months, 18 days 
MEAZZA Giuseppe (MF - Inter) 9.2.1930 - 19 years, 6 months, 19 days 
BONTADINI Franco (MF - Inter) 29.6.1912 - 19 years, 6 months, 21 days 
MANCINI Roberto (AT - Sampdoria) 26.5.1984 - 19 years, 6 months, 29 days
BOREL Felice P. (AT - Juventus) 22.10.1933 - 19 years, 7 months, 19 days 
PELLEGRI Pitero (AT - Monac) 11.11.2020 - 19 years, 7 months, 25 years
LEVRATTO Virgilio F. (AT - Vado) 25.5.1924 - 19 years, 7 months, 30 days 
ZANIOLO Nicolo (MF - Roma) 23.3.2019 - 19 years, 8 months, 20 days
GALLEA Cesare (MF - Torino) 27.5.1937 - 19 years, 9 months, 3 days 
VERRATTI Marco (MF - Paris Saint Germain) 15.8.2012 - 19 years, 9 months, 10 days
EL SHAARAWY Stephan (AT - Milan) 15.8.2012 - 19 years, 9 months, 19 days
CORSO Mario (MF - Inter) 24.5.1961 - 19 years, 9 months, 29 days 
BUFFON Gianluigi (GK - Parma) 29.10.1997 - 19 years, 10 months, 1 day 
MALDINI Paolo (DF - Milan) 31.3.1988 - 19 years, 10 months, 5 days 
CAPRILE Emilio (AT - Legnano) 2.8.1948 - 19 years, 11 months, 2 days 
GAVINELLI Rodolfo (MF - Piemonte) 9.4.1911 - 19 years, 11 months, 11 days 
CEVENINI Luigi (MF - Inter) 31.1.1915 - 19 years, 11 months, 19 days 
MARCHI Sergio (DF - Genoa) 26.11.1939 - 19 years, 11 months, 25 days
BALOTELLI Mario Barwuah (AT - Inter) 10.8.2010 - 19 years, 11 months, 29 days 
ROTA Battista (DF - Atalanta) 16.7.1952 - 19 years, 11 months, 29 days
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The Youngest and oldest debutants in Azzurro, together with the Azzurri players who scored and led the Azzurri as Captain in their debut match
LEGEND: Surname, Name, Position - Club of debut, Date of debut, Age at debut.
DESCRIPTION OF POSITION: GK - Goalkeeper, DF - Defender, MF - Midfielder, AT - Attacker.

YOUNGEST DEBUTANTS IN AZZURRO:
Luigi BARBESINO
(Casale)
Third Youngest Azzurro Debutant - 18 yrs, 3 mts, 1 dy
Mauro TASSOTTI
(Milan)
Third Oldest Azzurro Debutant -
32 yrs, 9 mts, 25 dys
Renzo DE VECCHI
(Milan)
Youngest Azzurro Debutant
- 16 yrs, 4 mts, 21 dys
Davide SANTON
(Inter)
Fifth Youngest Azzurro Debutant - 18 yrs, 5 mts, 4 dys
Giuseppe BERGOMI
(Inter)
Fourth Youngest Azzurro Debutant - 18 yrs, 4 mts, 23 dys

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LEGEND: Surname, Name, Position - Club of debut, Date of debut, Age at debut.
DESCRIPTION OF POSITION: GK - Goalkeeper, DF - Defender, MF - Midfielder, AT - Attacker.
OLDEST DEBUTANTS IN AZZURRO:
MORETTI Emiliano (DF - Torino) 18.11.2014 - 33 years, 5 months, 7 days
CAPUTO Francesco (AT - Sassuolo) 7.10.2020 - 33 years, 2 months, 1 day

TASSOTTI Mauro (DF - Milan) 14.10.1992 - 32 years, 9 months, 25 days 
REMONDINI Leandro (MF - Lazio) 2.7.1950 - 32 years, 7 months, 15 days 
TONETTO Max (DF - Roma) 2.6.2007 - 32 years, 6 months, 15 days
REGUZZONI Carlo (AT - Bologna) 14.4.1940 - 32 years, 3 months, 27 days 
FALCONE Giulio (DF - Sampdoria) 16.8.2006 - 32 years, 3 months, 17 days 
COSTAGLIOLA Leonardo (GK - Fiorentina) 13.11.1953 - 32 years, 1 month, 17 days 
BETTARINI Stefano (DF - Sampdoria) 18.2.2004 - 32 years, 1 month, 12 days 

PESAOLA Bruno (MF - Napoli) 26.5.1957 - 31 years, 10 months, 29 days 
MONTI Luisito (MF - Juventus) 27.11.1932 - 31 years, 7 months, 15 days 
ZORATTO Daniele (MF - Parma) 1.5.1993 - 31 years, 6 months, 16 days
ASTA Antonino (MF - Torino) 13.2.2002 - 31 years, 4 months, 8 days 
CASTELLINI Luciano (GK - Torino) 26.1.1977 - 31 years, 3 months, 17 days 
NERVO Carlo (MF - Bologna) 20.11.2002 - 31 years, 1 month, 22 days 

CASTELLINI Marcello (DF - Parma) 16.11.2003 - 30 years, 11 months, 13 days 
CORDOVA Franco (MF - Roma) 19.4.1975 - 30 years, 10 months, 28 days 
BROCCHI Cristian (MF - Milan) 15.11.2006 - 30 years, 10 months, 16 days 
GEI Renato (AT - Sampdoria) 25.11.1951 - 30 years, 10 months, 16 days 
ROMA Flavio (GK - Monaco) 30.3.2005 - 30 years, 10 months, 4 days 
PADOVANO Michele (AT - Juventus) 29.3.1997 - 30 years, 8 months, 1 day 
GHIGGIA Alcides (MF - Roma) 26.5.1957 - 30 years, 6 months, 4 days
TOLOI Rafael (DF - Atalanta) 31.3.2021 - 30 years, 5 months, 21 days 
PAVOLETTI Leonardo (AT - Cagliari) 26.3.2019 - 30 years, 4 months, 0 days
MENEGOTTI Enzo (MF - Udinese) 30.3.1955 - 30 years, 3 months, 28 days 
MORO Silvano (MF -Padova) 23.3.1958 - 30 years, 3 months, 26 days 
PERNIGO Francesco (AT - Modena) 2.8.1948 - 30 years, 2 months, 22 days 
MUSSI Roberto (DF - Torino) 13.10.1993 - 30 years, 2 months, 18 days 
MASCARA Giuseppe (AT - Catania) 6.6.2009 - 30 years, 2 months, 13 days
AMAURI Carvalho de Oliveira (AT - Juventus) 10.8.2010 - 30 years, 2 months, 8 days
TACCONI Stefano (GK - Juventus) 10.6.1987 - 30 years, 1 month, 27 days 
PELLISSIER Sergio (AT - Chievo Verona) 6.6.2009 - 30 years, 1 month, 25 days
VOLPI Sergio (MF - Sampdoria) 18.2.2004 - 30 years, 1 month, 15 days
Leandro REMONDINI
(Lazio)
Fourth Oldest Azzurro Debutant - 32 yrs, 7 mts, 15 dys
Francesco CAPUTO
(Sassuolo)
Second Oldest Azzurro Debutant -
33 yrs, 2 mts, 1 day
Max TONETTO
(Roma)
Fifth Oldest Azzurro Debutant - 32 yrs, 6 mts, 15 dys
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LEGEND: Surname, Name, Position - Club, Date, Host City & Country, Opponent, Final Score .
DESCRIPTION OF POSITION: GK - Goalkeeper, DF - Defender, MF - Midfielder, AT - Attacker.
LANA Pietro (MF - Milan) 15.5.1910, Milano Italy, Italy vs France: 6-2 (3 goals)
FOSSATI Virgilio (MF - Inter) 15.5.1910, Milano Italy, Italy vs France: 6-2
RIZZI Giuseppe (MF - Ausonia) 15.5.1910, Milano Italy, Italy vs France: 6-2
DEBERNARDI Enrico (MF - Torino) 15.5.1910, Milano Italy, Italy vs France: 6-2
CARRER Gustavo (MF - Milan) 7.5.1911, Milano Italy, Italy vs Switzerland: 2-2
BONTADINI Franco (MF - Inter) 29.6.1912, Stockholm Sweden, Italy vs Finland: 2-3
SARDI Enrico (MF - Andrea Doria) 29.6.1912, Stockholm Sweden, Italy vs Finland: 2-3
CEVENINI Luigi (MF - Inter) 31.1.1915, Torino Italy, Italy vs Switzerland: 3-1
AEBI Ermanno (MF - Inter) 18.1.1920, Milano Italy, Italy vs France: 9-4 (3 goals)
BREZZI Guglielmo (AT - Genoa) 18.1.1920, Milano Italy, Italy vs France: 9-4 (3 goals)
BADINI Emilio (MF - Bologna) 31.8.1920, Antwerp Belgium, Italy vs Norway: 2-1
MOSCARDINI Giovanni (AT - Lucchese) 6.11.1921, Geneva Switzerland, Switzerland vs Italy: 1-1
JANNI Antonio (MF - Torino) 23.11.1924, Duisburg Germany, Germany vs Italy: 0-1
SCHIAVIO Angelo (AT - Bologna) 4.11.1925, Padova Italy, Italy vs Yugoslavia: 2-1 (2 goals)
ROSSETTI Gino (MF - Torino) 30.1.1927, Geneva Switzerland, Switzerland vs Italy: 1-5
BANCHERO Elvio (MF - Alessandria) 29.5.1928, Amsterdam Netherlands, Italy vs France: 4-3
MIHALIC Marcello (MF - Napoli) 1.12.1929, Milano Italy, Italy vs Portugal: 6-1 (2 goals)
ORSI Raimondo (AT - Juventus) 1.12.1929, Milano Italy, Italy vs Portugal: 6-1 (2 goals)
SALLUSTRO Attila (AT - Napoli) 1.12.1929, Milano Italy, Italy vs Portugal: 6-1
MEAZZA Giuseppe (MF - Inter) 9.2.1930, Roma Italy, Italy vs Switzerland: 4-2 (2 goals)
CESARINI Renato (MF - Juventus) 25.1.1931, Bologna Italy, Italy vs France: 5-0
CATTANEO Renato (MF - Alessandria) 25.1.1931, Bologna Italy, Italy vs France: 5-0
FEDULLO Francesco (MF - Bologna) 14.2.1932, Napoli Italy, Italy vs Switzerland: 3-0 (3 goals)
BOREL Felice P. (AT - Juventus) 22.10.1933, Budapest Hungary, Hungary vs Italy: 0-1
GUAITA Enrico (AT - Roma) 11.2.1934, Torino Italy, Italy vs Austria: 2-4 (2 goals)
PIOLA Silvio (AT - Lazio) 24.3.1935, Vienna Austria, Austria vs Italy: 0-2 (2 goals)
FROSSI Annibale (MF - Inter) 3.8.1936, Berlin Germany, Italy vs U.S.A.: 1-0
NEGRO Alfonso (MF - Fiorentina) 10.8.1936, Berlin Germany, Italy vs Norway: 2-1
PURICELLI Ettore (AT - Bologna) 12.11.1939, Zurich Switzerland, Switzerland vs Italy: 3-1
CORBELLI Guido (MF - Venezia) 3.3.1940, Torino Italy, Italy vs Switzerland: 1-1
GABETTO Guglielmo (AT - Torino) 5.4.1942, Genova Italy, Italy vs Croatia: 4-0
GREZAR Giuseppe (MF - Triestina) 5.4.1942, Genova Italy, Italy vs Croatia: 4-0
MENTI Romeo (MF - Torino) 27.4.1947, Firenze Italy, Italy vs Switzerland: 5-2 (3 goals)
CARAPELLESE Riccardo (AT - Milan) 9.11.1947, Vienna Austria, Austria vs Italy: 5-1
PERNIGO Francesco (AT - Modena) 2.8.1948, Brentford England, Italy vs U.S.A.: 9-0 (4 goals)
STELLIN Adone (DF - Genoa) 2.8.1948, Brentford England, Italy vs U.S.A.: 9-0
TURCONI Angelo (MF - Pro Patria) 2.8.1948, Brentford England, Italy vs U.S.A.: 9-0
CAVIGIOLI Emidio (MF - Pro Patria) 2.8.1948, Brentford England, Italy vs U.S.A.: 9-0 (2 goals)
CAPRILE Emilio (AT - Legnano) 2.8.1948, Brentford England, Italy vs U.S.A.: 9-0
LORENZI Benito (AT - Inter) 27.3.1949, Madrid Spain, Spain vs Italy: 1-3
AMADEI Amadeo (AT - Inter) 27.3.1949, Madrid Spain, Spain vs Italy: 1-3
CAPPELLO Gino (AT - Bologna) 22.5.1949, Firenze Italy, Italy vs Austria: 3-1
MUCCINELLI Ermes (MF - Juventus) 5.3.1950, Bologna Italy, Italy vs Belgium: 3-1 (2 goals, Azzurro Goal 400)
PANDOLFINI Egisto (MF - Fiorentina) 2.7.1950, Sao Paulo Brazil, Italy vs Paraguay: 2-0
BURINI Renzo (MF - Milan) 8.4.1951, Lisbon Portugal, Portugal vs Italy: 1-4
FONTANESI Alberto (AT - Spal) 16.7.1952, Tampere Finland, Italy vs U.S.A.: 8-0
MARIANI Amos (MF - Udinese) 16.7.1952, Tampere Finland, Italy vs U.S.A.: 8-0
VIVOLO Pasquale (AT - Juventus) 26.10.1952, Stockholm Sweden, Sweden vs Italy: 1-1
FRIGNANI Amleto (AT - Milan) 28.12.1952, Palermo Italy, Italy vs Switzerland: 2-0
RICAGNI Eduardo (MF - Juventus) 13.12.1953, Genova Italy, Italy vs Czechoslovakia: 3-0
PIVATELLI Gino (MF - Bologna) 30.3.1955, Stuttgart West Germany, West Germany vs Italy: 1-2
FIRMANI Edwing (MF - Sampdoria) 11.11.1956, Bern Switzerland, Switzerland vs Italy: 1-1
LONGONI Angelo (AT - Atalanta) 9.12.1956, Genova Italy, Italy vs Austria: 2-1 (2 goals)
DA COSTA Dino (AT - Roma) 15.1.1958, Belfast Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland vs Italy: 2-1
PETRIS Gianfranco (AT - Triestina) 23.3.1958, Vienna Austria, Austria vs Italy: 3-2
NICOLE' Bruno (AT - Juventus) 9.11.1958, Paris France, France vs Italy: 2-2 (2 goals)
LOJACONO Francesco R. (MF - Fiorentina) 28.2.1959, Roma Italy, Italy vs Spain: 1-1
BRIGHENTI Sergio (AT - Padova) 6.5.1959, London England, England vs Italy: 2-2
SIVORI Omar E. (MF - Juventus) 25.4.1961, Bologna Italy, Italy vs Northern Ireland: 3-2
ALTAFINI Jose (AT - Milan) 15.10.1961, Tel Aviv Israel, Israel vs Italy: 2-4
BULGARELLI Giaomo (MF - Bologna) 7.6.1962, Santiago Chile, Italy vs Switzerland: 3-0 (2 goals)
ORLANDO Alberto (AT - Roma) 2.12.1962, Bologna Italy, Italy vs Turkey: 6-0 (4 goals)
MAZZOLA Alessandro (MF - Inter) 12.5.1963, Milano Italy, Italy vs Brazi: 3-0
NOCERA Cosimo (AT - Foggia) 1.5.1965, Firenze Italy, Italy vs Wales: 4-1
PERANI Marino (MF - Bologna) 14.6.1966, Bologna Italy, Italy vs Bulgaria: 6-1
RIZZO Francesco (MF - Cagliari) 14.6.1966, Bologna Italy, Italy vs Bulgaria: 6-1 (2 goals)
PRATI Pierino (AT - Milan) 6.4.1968, Sofia Bulgaria, Bulgaria vs Italy: 3-2
CHINAGLIA Giorgio (AT - Lazio) 21.6.1972, Sofia Bulgaria, Bulgaria vs Italy: 1-1
ANCELOTTI Carlo (MF - Roma) 6.1.1981, Montevideo Uruguay, Italy vs Netherlands: 1-1
FERRI Riccardo (DF - Inter) 6.12.1986, Ta' Qali Malta, Malta vs Italy: 0-2
LOMBARDO Attilio (MF - Sampdoria) 22.12.1990, Limassol Cyprus, Cyprus vs Italy: 0-4
RAVANELLI Fabrizio (AT - Juventus) 25.3.1995, Salerno Italy, Italy vs Estonia: 4-1
CHIESA Enrico (AT - Sampdoria) 29.5.1996, Cremona Italy, Italy vs Belgium: 2-2
VIERI Christian (AT - Juventus) 29.3.1997, Triesta Italy, Italy vs Moldavia 3-0 (Azzurro Goal 1000)
VANOLI Paolo (DF - Parma) 13.11.1999, Lecce Italy, Italy vs Belgium: 1-3
DONI Cristiano (MF - Atalanta) 7.11.2001, Saitama Japan, Japan vs Italy: 1-1
CORRADI Bernardo (AT - Lazio) 12.2.2003, Genova Italy, Italy vs Portugal: 1-0
CASSANO Antonio (AT - Roma) 12.11.2003, Warsaw Poland, Poland vs Italy: 3-1
DE ROSSI Daniele (MF - Roma) 4.9.2004, Palermo Italy, Italy vs Norway: 2-1
LUCARELLI Cristiano (AT - Livorno) 8.6.2005, Toronto Canada, Italy vs Serbia Montenegro: 1-1
PAZZINI Giampaolo (AT - Sampdoria) 28.3.2009, Podgorica Montenegro, Montenegro vs Italy: 0-2
PELLISSIER Sergio (AT - Chievo Verona) 6.6.2009, Pisa Italy, Italy vs Northern Ireland: 3-0
MATRI Alessandro (AT - Juventus) 29.3.2011, Kiev Ukraine, Ukraine vs Italy: 0-2
PELLE Graziano (AT - Southampton) 13.10.2014, Ta' Qali Malta, Malta vs Italy: 0-1
OKAKA Stefano (AT - Sampdoria) 18.11.2014, Genova Italy, Italy vs Albania: 1-0
EDER Citadin Martins (AT - Sampdoria) 28.3.2015, Sofia Bulgaria, Bulgaria vs Italy: 2-2
PAVOLETTI Leonardo (AT - Cagliari) 26.3.2019, Parma Italy, Italy vs Liechtenstein: 6-0
ORSOLINI Riccardo (AT - Bologna) 18.11.2019, Palermo Italy, Italy vs Armenia: 9-1
CAPUTO Francesco (AT - Sassuolo) 7.10.2020, Firenze Italy, Italy vs Moldova: 6-0
FERRARI Gian Marco (DF - Sassuolo) 28.5.2021, Cagliari Italy, Italy vs San Marino: 7-0

DEBUT GOALS:
Giuseppe RIZZI
(Ausonia)
First debut scorer
Enrico DEBERNARDI
(Torino)
First debut scorer
Francesco PERNIGO
(Modena)
Most debut goals - 4
Alberto ORLANDO
(Roma)
Most debut goals - 4
Virgilio FOSSATI
(Inter)
First debut scorer
Pietro LANA
(Milan)
First debut scorer
Marco VERRATTI
(Paris Saint Germain)
Only Young Debutant from a Foreign Club
Debutant - 18 yrs, 6 mts, 26 dys

Gianluigi DONNARUMMA
(Milan)
Second Youngest Azzurro
Debutant - 17 yrs, 6 mts, 7 dys

Gustavo CARRER
(Milan)
Fifth debut scorer
Christian VIERI
(Juventus)
Special Debut Goal -
Azzurro Goal Nr. 1000
Graziano PELLE
(Southampton)
Only Azzuro to score his Debut goal from a Foreign Club
Emiliano MORETTI
(Torino)
Oldest Azzurro Debutant -
33 yrs, 5 mts, 7 dys
Flavio ROMA
(Monaco)
Only Old Debutant from
a Foreign Club
30 yrs, 10 mts, 4 dys

LEGEND: Surname, Name, Position - Club, Date, Host City & Country, Opponent, Final Score .
DESCRIPTION OF POSITION: GK - Goalkeeper, DF - Defender, MF - Midfielder, AT - Attacker.
CALI Francesco (DF - Andrea Doria) 15.5.1910, Milano Italy, Italy vs France: 6-2
MILANO Giuseppe (MF - Pro Vercelli) 6.1.1911, Milano Italy, Italy vs Hungary: 0-1
CAPPELLI Giulio (AT - Viareggio) 3.8.1936, Berlin Germany, Italy vs U.S.A.: 1-0
NERI Maino (MF - Modena) 2.8.1948, Brentford England, Italy vs U.S.A.: 9-0

DEBUT CAPTAINS:
Francesco CALI
(Andrea Doria)
First Debut Captain
Giuseppe MILANO
(Pro Vercelli)
Second Debut Captain
Giulio CAPPELLI
(Viareggio)
Third Debut Captain
Maino NERI
(Modena)
Fourth Debut Captain
Pietro PELLEGRI
(Monaco)
19 yrs, 7 mts, 25 dys
Latest Young Debutant

Rafael TOLOI
(Atalanta)
30 yrs, 5 mts, 21 days
Latest Old Debutant
Gian Marco
FERRARI
(Sassuolo)
Latest Debut Scorer