The Italians joined the English and qualified for EURO 2024 as the second-placed team from Group C.
The Azzurri visited Ukraine and managed to win a point, which was enough for them to qualify for the final tournament.
The match was played in Germany at the Bayern Arena in Leverkusen and ended with a score of 0:0.
Brothers had an excellent chance to put the Italians in the lead in the 30th minute, but the goalkeeper of the Ukrainians Trumpet he intervened very well.
The “hosts” had their first real chance only in the 66th minute, however, the visitors’ goalkeeper Donarum he emerged victorious in a duel with Wisely.
In the end, the Italians and the Ukrainians each had 14 points, but the second place went to the chosen ones Lucana Spalletti since they were more successful in the first mutual duel in Rome (2:1).
The first place was won by England a long time ago, and tonight in Skopje they played with the selection of North Macedonia to a 1:1 draw.
At the “Toše Proeski” stadium, the hosts took the lead with a goal Bardia in the 41st minute. Pickford he first saved a penalty kick, but the Macedonian national team player still put the rebound into the net.
The penalty was saved by a young footballer from Manchester City Rico Lewis, tonight debutant in the team of Gordig Albion. In the end, that didn’t spoil his enjoyment of his debut and the fact that he would celebrate his 19th birthday the next day. In the end, the English voted him man of the match.
The visitors equalized in the 59th minute with an own goal Janija Atanasova after the corner Foden and attempts Kanehaving only entered the game a minute earlier.
Even before this match, Macedonia knew that they would be fourth in an extremely strong group. They collected eight points in total. Malta is by far the last without a point.