Ice Hockey in Italy

Ice Hockey in Italy is governed by Federazion Italiana Del Sport. Italy has been a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation since 1924. Italy Men’s national team made their International debut in 1924, while the Women and Junior teams made their debuts in 1993 & 1979. This page shows the history of the Men’s, Women & Junior national teams.


Men’s National Team

IIHF Member January 24th, 1924
Homepage Federazion Italiana Del Sport
Facebook FISG-Federazione Italiana Del Ghiaccio
Nickname The Azzurri
Games Played 923
Wins 377 Losses 470 Ties 76
Longest Winning Streak (15) Mar 15th, 1980-Mar 28th, 1981

Longest Unbeaten Streak (19) Mar 11th, 1980-Dec 18th, 1981
Longest Losing Streak (18) Nov 6th, 2016-Nov 11th, 2017
Home Games 247 Away Games 676
Goals For 2931 Goals Against 3335
Most Games Martin Palvu (327) Most Points Bruno Zarrillo (187)
First Game Played March 14th,1924 – 7-1 loss to Sweden
Biggest Win 28-0 over Belgium March 1st, 1955
Biggest Loss 31-1 to United States February 1st, 1948
Italy vs Others

Games Played 66
Wins 20 Losses 42 Ties 4
Home Games 34 Away Games 32
Goals For 164 Goals Against 281
Click here for Italy Men All Time Results

ROSTER
GK Jacob Wesley Smith – HC Bolzano (ITA)
GK Gianluca Vallini  – Wipptal Broncos (ITA)
DEF Michael Angelo Zanatta – Sportivi Ghiaccio Cortina  (ITA)
DEF Lorenzo Casetti – Asiago Hockey 1935 (ITA)
DEF Daniel Glira – HC Bolzano (ITA)
DEF Roland Hofer – Wipptal Broncos (ITA)
DEF Stefano Marchetti – HC Bolzano (ITA)
DEF Enrico Miglioranzi – Asiago Hockey 1935 (ITA)
DEF Phil Pietroniro – Asiago Hockey 1935 (ITA)
DEF Alex Trivellato – Krefeld Pinguine (GER)
DEF Luca Zanatta – EHC Olten (SUI)
FW Raphael Andergassen –  HC Val Pusteria (ITA)
FW Anthony Robert Bardaro – Asiago Hockey 1935 (ITA)
FW van De Luca – HC Bolzano (ITA)
FW  Alex Frei – Rittner Buam (ITA)
FW Alexander Franc Petan – HC Bolzano (ITA)
FW Luca Frigo – HC Bolzano (ITA)
FW Markus Gander – HC Val Pusteria (ITA)
FW Peter Hochkofler – EC Salzburg (AUT)
FW Simon Kostner – Rittner Baum (ITA)

FW Riccardo Lacedelli – Sportivi Ghiaccio Cortina (ITA)
FW Michele Marchetti – Asiago Hockey 1935 (ITA)
FW Angelo Miceli – HC Bolzano (ITA)
FW Joachim Ramoser – ERC Inglostadt (GER)
FW Marco Rosa Gonzales – Asiago Hockey 1935 (ITA)
FW Tommaso Traversa – HC Val Pusteria  (ITA)

HC Clayton Beddoes
Updated (01/26/19)

Women’s National Team

IIHF Member January 24th, 1924
Homepage Federazion Italiana Del Sport
Facebook FISG Federazione Italiana Del Ghiaccio
Nickname The Blue Ladies
Games Played 173
Wins 77 Losses 95 Ties 1
Longest Winning Streak (7) Apr 10th-Dec 15th, 2016
Longest Unbeaten Streak (7) Apr 10th-Dec 15th, 2016
Longest Losing Streak (14) Feb 27th, 1993-Mar 17th, 1997
Home Games 72 Away Games 101
Goals For 499 Goals Against 572
Most Games Anna De La Forest de Divonnie (95) Most Points Sabina Florian (101)
First Game Played February 27th, 1993- 6-0 loss to Czech Republic
Biggest Win 41-1 over Bulgaria September 2nd, 2008
Biggest Loss 16-0 to Canada February 11th, 2006
Italy vs Others
Games Played 5
Wins 3 Losses 1 Ties 1
Home Games 4 Away Games 1
Goals For 18 Goals Against 12
Click here for Italy Women All Time Results

ROSTER
GK Sara Bell – Torino Bulls 2011 (ITA)

GK Elisa Biondi – Alleghe Hockey (ITA)
GK Guilia Mazzocchi – HC Lugano Ladies (SUI)
DEF Maria Da Ricca – Alleghe Hockey (ITA)
DEF Lina De Rocco – Alleghe Hockey (ITA)
DEF Nadia Mattivi – Valdfiemme JTH U19 (ITA)
DEF Greta Niccolai – Ambri Piotta Girls (SUI)
DEF Anneke Orlandini – HC Lugano Ladies (SUI)
DEF Valentina Ricca – Torino Bulls 2011 (ITA)

DEF Franziska Stocker – HCB Foxes Academy U19 (ITA)
FW Aurora Abatangelo – HCB Foxes Academy U19
FW Mia Campo Bagatin – Alleghe Hockey (ITA)
FW Anna Caumo – EC Wil Ladies (SUI)
FW Eleonora Dalpra –  Alleghe Hockey (ITA)
FW Anna De  La Forest – HC Torino Bulls (ITA)
FW Federica Galtieri – HC Lugano Ladies (SUI)
FW Alessia Labruna – HCB Foxes Academy (ITA)
FW Lea Mair – Eagles Alto Adrige (ITA)
FW Rebecca Roccella – Real Torino Hockey (ITA)
FW Carola Saletta – Torino Bulls 2011 (ITA)

FW Federica Zandegiacomo – HC Alleghe (ITA)
HC Marco Liberatore
Updated (02/05/19)

Junior U20 National Team

IIHF Member January 24th, 1924
Homepage Federazion Italiana Del Sport
Facebook FISG-Federazione Italiana Sport Del Ghiaccio
Nickname Azzurri
Games Played 318
Wins 117 Losses 174 Ties 27
Longest Winning Streak (13) 1991-1992
Longest Unbeaten Streak (13) 1991-1992
Longest Losing Streak (11) 2015 – 2016
Home Games 71 Away Games 247
Goals For 967 Goals Against 1168
Most Games Christian Timpone (27) Most Points Markus Brunner (30)
First Game Played March 5th,1979 – 3-0 loss to Denmark
Biggest Win 21-1 over Greece December 30th,1990
Biggest Loss 15-0 to Germany December 20th,1982
Click here for Italy U20 All Time Results

ROSTER
GK #1 Davide Fadani – HC Lugano U20 (SUI)
GK #20 Hannes Stoll – HC Val Pusteria (ITA)
DEF #2 Francesco Forte – Asiago Junior 1935 U19 (ITA)

DEF #4 Gregorio Gios – Tuto Hockey U20 (FIN)
DEF #7 Alex Grossrubatscher – Regensburg U20 (GER)
DEF #24 Maximilian Leitner – HC Val Pusteria (ITA)
DEF #6 Sebastiano Soraceppa – SHC Fassa Falcons (ITA)
DEF #10 Peter Spornberger – Cologne Sharks U20 (GER)
DEF #3 Francesco Taufer – Cortina Juniors U19 (ITA)
FW #9 Tommaso Alverà – Cortina Juniors U19 (ITA)
FW #21 Simon Berger – HC Val Pustertal Juniors U19 (ITA)
FW #23 Stephan de Luca – Biel-Bienne U20 (SUI)
FW #18 Patrick Demetz – Krefelder EV 1981 U19 (GER)
FW #16 David Galassit – HC Gherdeina  (ITA)
FW #17 Hannes Kasslatter – HC Lugano U20 (SUI)
FW #13 Matteo Luisett – Lausanne U20 (SUI)
FW #12 Philipp Pechlaner –  Rittner Baum (ITA)
FW #14Davide Schiavone – Fassa Falcons (ITA)
FW #22 Stefan Spinell – HC Davos U20 (SUI)
FW #8 Giovanni Toffoli – Cortina Juniors U19 (ITA)
FW #11 Patrick Tomasin – HC Merano U19 (ITA)
FW #19 THomas Topatigh – EC Klangenfurt II (AUT)

HC Giorgio De Bettin
Updated (12/03/18)