This summer will be particularly intense for Italian national teams; with the mens senior team playing at the FIH Hockey Series Finals in Kuala Lumpur which begins on April 25 2019, and the women playing the Hockey Series Finals in Valencia from June 19 to 27.
These are two international commitments that can put Italy at the center of the world hockey scenario.
Between July and August, Azzurri and Azzurre will be take part in the continental hockey games. The boys will compete in Cambrai (France, July 28-August 3), while the girls will compete in Glasgow (Scotland, August 4-10).
Italian Hockey Federation President Sergio Mignardi said that in the coming years, they also aim to host European events in Italy
“The Federal Council is producing itself in a great commitment, also economic, with the prospect of giving Italian hockey an international centrality from a sporting, relational and organizational point of view,”said Mignardi.