Italy coach Cesare Prandelli admits Parma attacker Antonio Cassano is unlikely to make his World Cup squad.

There are calls for Cassano to be given a new chance after recent form.

"Cassano? He had a great Euro 2012, but then a new and different Nazionale was born, aiming towards the World Cup," said Prandelli.

"I will also evaluate Cassano, that is clear, but I must give the utmost faith in a squad that took us to the World Cup with two rounds to spare."

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