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Roberto Baggio ready to answer Italy’s call

Italy legend Roberto Baggio is on the verge of sealing a return to football after agreeing to be part of the staff of the national set-up.

Baggio, who retired in 2004, held a two-hour discussion with Italian football federation president Giancarlo Abete and is now expected to officially be confirmed as technical committee president after a board meeting tomorrow.

He said: “I have given my assent, on my part there's the maximum willingness to hold the role of president of the technical sector at Coverciano.I have to wait the Federal Board now.”.

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