Euro 2024: Italy coach Luciano Spalletti lays down strict rules - that Andrea Pirlo would HATE

Italy Euro 2024 squad Luciano Spalletti of Italy poses for a portrait during the Italy Portrait session ahead of the UEFA EURO 2024 Germany on June 08, 2024 in Florence, Italy. (Photo by Tullio Puglia - UEFA/UEFA via Getty Images)
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Italy head coach Luciano Spalletti has laid down strict rules ahead of Euro 2024 – with former players surely disapproving of the laws being laid down. 

The Italians are the holders of the European Championship, kicking off against Albania tonight with a new-look squad from the one that won the tournament in London three years ago. Spalletti is relatively new in the role, too, having replaced Roberto Mancini when the former Manchester City boss took the Saudi Arabia job last year.

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Mark White is the Digital Content Editor at FourFourTwo. During his time on the brand, Mark has written three cover features on Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard and the Invincibles, and has written pieces on subjects ranging from Sir Bobby Robson’s time at Barcelona to the career of Robinho. An encyclopedia of football trivia and collector of shirts, he first joined the team back in 2020 as a staff writer.