Italy will play friendly matches according win football predictions with Ukraine and the US at the end of the year, the Italian Football Federation said. The Azzurri will meet Ukraine on October 10, probably in Italy, and will play with the US on October 20 on a neutral terrain. Italy`s national team failed to qualify for World Cup 2018 in Russia. The new national coach will be announced next month and Carlo Ancelotti, Roberto Mancini and Antonio Conte will be the favorites. Italy has no loss from Ukraine and only one defeat from the United States in 12 games.