Italy can have the possibility at an entire sweep of the group stage and prolong its unbeaten streak to 30 video games when it hosts Wales in Rome on the Stadio Olimpico.
The Azzurri haven’t misplaced since September 2018, the yr they missed out on the World Cup in what was extensively thought-about a nationwide shame. And after a dominant 3–0 win over Switzerland final week, Italy has not given up a purpose in its final 10 matches, through which the aspect has outscored opponents 31–0.
The win in opposition to Switzerland was Italy’s second 3–0 victory in a row after working previous Turkey within the Euro 2020 opener. Filling in for injured PSG star Marco Verratti, Sassuolo midfielder Manuel Locatelli earned man-of-the-match honors in opposition to the Swiss together with his two-goal efficiency, whereas Ciro Motionless additionally added his second purpose of the match.
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Euro 2016 semifinalist Wales arrives in Rome on the again of a 2–0 win over Turkey because of objectives from Aaron Ramsey and Connor Roberts. A victory in Rome would see the Dragons win Group A, whereas it appears seemingly that even with a loss and a possible third-place end, 4 factors needs to be sufficient to see the aspect by way of to the knockouts.
Wales will like its possibilities at breaking Italy’s 10-match clean-sheet streak with the hosts lacking Giorgio Chiellini as a consequence of an damage suffered within the first-half in opposition to Switzerland. Nevertheless, the Italy captain stated he’s optimistic that he can get well for the spherical of 16 with Italy already securing its spot within the knockout stage.
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