The “squadra Azzurra” in brilliant style took revenge on Spain for their defeat in the final of Euro 2016.
For the first time since 2004, the European championship will have a new winner in Spain, winning two in a row a continental forum for Euro 2016 ended the fight after the first round of the playoffs. A cruel joke with the “red Fury” was played by the defeat from Croatia in the final group stage match in the 1/8 final, the Spaniards came to the national team of Italy, which in the typical style put on stake the now ex-Champions of Europe.
The Italians from the first minute snatched on gate De GEA – slaughter time had Pelle hit the post Giaccherini. In General, the goal was brewing. And Antonio Conte’s men naturally went ahead in the 33rd minute, Chiellini put the ball in the net after hitting Eder’s free kick and save by De GEA.
After the break, the Spaniards with redoubled energy went ahead – Gigi Buffon repeatedly had to bail out his team. The highlight of the match was the save of the great Italian after blow in an emphasis from the Peak. In just a few seconds Italy a counterattack – Pelle after lumbago from the flank put an end to the match and officially retired Vicente Del Bosque in the Spanish national team.
Now we are waiting for a repeat of the semi-finals of Euro 2016. Germany – Italy. Yes, the Italians do not have Mario Balotelli, but who’s to say that this team is weaker than was Gained from four years ago?
Italy — Spain 2:0
Goals: Chiellini, 33, Pella, 90+1
Italy: Buffon — Barzagli, Bonucci, Chiellini – Florenzi (Darmian, 84), Parolo, De Rossi (Motta, 54), Giaccherini, De Sciglio — Pelle, Eder (Insigne, 82)
Spain: De GEA, Juanfran, Piqué, Ramos, Alba — Busquets, Fabregas, Iniesta — Silva, Morata (Vasquez, 70), Nolito (Aduriz, 46) (Pedro 81)
Warning: De Sciglio, Pelle, Motta – Nolito, Silva