In the last match in the League of Nations Italy on a crowded “Giuseppe Meaza” (or “San Siro”) in Milan was attended the Portuguese national team. The Italians need to win to top the group. The Portuguese were satisfied with a draw.
Italy – Portugal 0:0
At the beginning of the match, Insigne tried to strike a powerful shot from distance, but the goalkeeper was fine, but after the goal from Immobile, the ball went above the gate. subsequently, the same Immobile missed another opportunity by failing to “melee” to break past patrício after a pass from Verrat.
The Portuguese also had chances. However, Florenzi was able to knock the ball away for a corner after a cross from Cancela. Otherwise andré Silva-touch would have sent the ball to the opponents.
In the second half, their moments were missed Barela and Chiesa.
Donnaruma, too, had to come into play. If Mario Rui went past the far post, then after hitting Carvalho goalkeeper had to demonstrate their skills – a powerful strike the bottom could result in a goal.
But goals with both teams not scoring. Therefore, draw 0:0. Thanks to her team of Portugal won their group in the League of Nations, and the Italians have set a new record – the team can’t win on the home field six matches in a row. Before the Italian team played in a draw 1:1 against Ukraine. With the same score ended and the four previous match – up against Macedonia, Sweden, the Netherlands and Poland. Last time wards of Roberto Mancini won 5 of September 2017, the year when to beat Israel 1: 0 in the qualifying for the 2018 world Cup.