England Vs. Italy 2012: Lineups

England and Italy meet-up in Bern, Switzerland at the Wankdorfstadion (giggle) in both team's first matches since Euro 2012.

Roy Hodgson is dealing with some injuries, the biggest being to starting goalkeeeper Joe Hart. In his place, 19-year-old Jack Butland will get a chance to get some experience on the international stage. Andy Carroll and Adam Johnson, two players at the center of loan rumors, get a chance to dress up thier figurative shop windows a bit today.

Italy's Cesare Prandelli has offered up a fairly pedestrian lineups with some potential faces for the future. The central midfield remains strong with Alberto Aquilani, Daniele De Rossi and Antonio Nocerino. The attack will be anchored by the youthful duo of Stephan El Shaarawy and Mattia Destro.

England (4-5-1): Jack Butland; Kyle Walker, Phil Jagielka, Gary Cahill, Leighton Baines; Michael Carrick, Frank Lampard, Adam Johnson, Ashley Young, Tom Cleverley; Andy Carroll.

Italy (4-3-3): Salvatore Sirigu; Ignazio Abate, Angelo Ogbonna, Davide Astori, Federico Balzaretti; Antonio Nocerino, Daniele De Rossi, Alberto Aquilani; Alessandro Diamanti, Stephan El Shaarawy, Mattia Destro.

The match kicks-off at 3:00pm ET from Bern. If you're in the United States, you're out of luck if you want to watch the match as it's not being carried by any network or streamed online.

We'll have live updates of this and other friendlies on Wednesday in our international friendlies StoryStream.

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