NRL stars James Tedesco, Paul Vaughan and Nathan Brown headline a strong Italy squad for the Rugby League World Cup.
The team will be captained by former Gold Coast Titan Mark Minichiello with former Canberra Raiders playmaker Terry Campese also in the side.
The squad also includes Northern Pride players Joel Riethmuller, Colin Wilkie, Justin Castellaro, Ryan Ghietti and Jack Campagnolo, while retiring CQ Capra Gavin Hiscox has once again been named for the Azzurri. Blackhawk Keiran Quabba and Bear Ricardo Parata are more Intrust Super Cup inclusions.
2017 Italian Rugby League World Cup squad
Mark Minichiello (c)