ItalyU19 and SerbiaU19 play test match on May 13th. The two federations have good cooperation, and they quickly agreed to play in the north of Italy. The match will be played a week before qualifying game between Italy and Ukraine. Qualification match for Rugby League U19 European championship, will be played in Fogliano Deripuglia, north east Italy, on the May 19th.
Match ItalyU19 vs SerbiaU19 will be a good opportunity for the leadership of both teams to check the form of the player. In the last few years Serbia has played twice against Italy and Ukraine. Serbian White Eagles has an equal score of 1: 1 against both opponents. All previous games were played in category U18. The game in May will be the first to play as U19.
Maybe, Italy will return the visit to Serbia by the end of July. There is a chance that Italy will take part on Belgrade Trophy, which will be held from July 27 to 29. So far, two participants of this tournament are sure. These are the national team of Serbia and the England selection “Lion Heart” from Yorkshire. Invitations for the remaining two places in the tournament were sent to national teams of Lebanon, Italy, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Russia. Which two teams will participate, will be known by mid-February.