But the former Empoli man has claimed that the Azzurri should go with youth from now on, but did concede that he may play until he's 40.
The 35-year-old played a starring role in last summer's Euro 2012 scoring the opening g网上21点oal in a 1-1 draw with Spain.
“The national team have to sta线上足球投注rt playing youngsters,” he told Gazzetta dello Sport. “So I have to set aside my Azzurri dreams, albeit 21点官网prematurely.
“I believe however that I can play until I'm 37, 38, 40 maybe. As long as my body holds up, I will carry on.”
Udinese striker Antonio Di Natale has admitted that he may not have a future in the Italian national team.