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The selection of Poste Italiane, the football team that represents the company in initiatives and tournaments for charity, returns to the field. After being stopped by the pandemic and on the occasion of the important 160th anniversary, Poste Italiane has decided to continue its path of proximity to communities and presence in the territory, promoting sport and inclusion.

Among the new players chosen by coach Angelo Di Livio are Giuseppe Toscano, originally from Reggio Calabria, head of the distribution center in Busca (Cn) and Leo Versaci, originally from Africa and postman in Roncadelle (Bs), both in the role of advocates.

For Giuseppe Toscano the call to Poste Italiane arrives almost unexpected, his first work experience was in Limone Piemote (Cn) as a postman. “I still remember my first time delivering mail – explains Giuseppe – with a lot of transhumance going on, and a lot of snow. For a child accustomed to Calabria and the sea it was a very meaningful and fun experienceGiuseppe Toscano is currently the manager of a distribution center in Busca, in the province of Cuneo.

My football career started in an amateur team from Reggio Calabria – adds the young Poste employee – and then move to Reggina Calcio in the youth sector where I often join the first team“And there is no lack of satisfaction here either. Giuseppe, in fact, made his debut for the first team by playing the Italian Cup at the San Siro against Inter, then against Cagliari and against Udinese.” Then it was a walk through Italy – Giuseppe remembers – with experiences in Puglia (Barletta SERIE C2), Tuscany (Lucchese C2), Latina (C2 and C1) and other experiences in professionals ”.

“Playing at the National Post Office today is a source of great pride. As noted by the managing director, Del Fante, and the co-director Lasco, this is an important project that aims to support solidarity initiatives and also in other aspects. In addition, being able to form a real football team in the largest service company in the country has the added value of adding employees who come from all over Italy in the name of sport and healthy competition. “

Alongside Giuseppe, Leo Versaci, born in Locri but originally from Africa, in the north for many years for work, will represent Calabria in the Poste Italiane football team. “In Calabria I played Siderno par excellence – explains the postman defender – and I must say that it helped me a lot to grow as these categories are followed by many fans. Also, playing Siderno, I had the opportunity to be closer to my grandmothers who live in Africo.“. Then the experiences gained in Brescia, where he currently lives, first in the youth of Feralpisalo and then in Serie D with Rudiano.”My experience at the National Post Office begins in 2019. And being a part of it even today, after the forced break called by Covid, makes me especially proud to be part of this family and to play for the company where I work, thus promoting people’s health, the principles follow the solid principles of a great company that aims to help others“.

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Among the more than 400 applications received by employees of the different structures of the Poste Italiane Group, 60 players were invited to take part in the selection tests. After about two intense days of technical testing and training, Angelo Di Livio has chosen the 30 players who will wear the yellow and blue jerseys of the Italian National Post and will soon be out on the charity field across the country.

In the year of its 160th anniversary, among the many activities scheduled, Poste Italiane also returns from football with the aim of promoting sports and team play, inside and outside the company, and to support solidarity initiatives once again confirming his vocation as a social leader. company.

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