Chelsea full-back said Italy expect a ‘tough’ battle to face Poland at the Mapei Stadium.
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left-winger, mentioned his view on the crucial match ahead against Poland. He insisted that he would be ready to ‘do everything to improve’ Italy’s place:
“It’s not an easy moment, the coach is at home, but he’s always with us on video,” Emerson said at a press conference." “We must do everything to improve, even for those who aren’t present.”
Italy are preparing for the UEFA Nations League meeting with Poland on Sunday. It is a unique situation for Italy due to the coronavirus outbreak in the country, with coach Roberto Mancini in home isolation and many players not having definite conditions this month.
Emerson confirms that there are ‘too many matches’ but he underlined the current Azzurri squad are there to ‘give our all’.
“It’s true, there are too many matches, it’s a particular season,” he added. “But when you are in the national team, you have to put those thoughts aside and we must give our all.