Nations League | Italy celebrates narrow residence win against Hungary

European football champions reached the first success in the Nations League as well as took over the lead in group 3.

After the opening of Germany, the Squadra Azzurra in Cesena beat the visitor from Hungary 2-1 (2-0). Giacomo Raspadori (30th) obtained the been entitled to management, Lorenzo Pellegrini (45th) increased quickly before the half-time whistle. An own objective of Gianluca Mancini (61.) once more created stress.

It took till the 21st minute prior to Hungary was seriously checked after an edge by main protector Mancini after a corner. On the other hand, the Italian caretaker Gianluigi Donnarumma clarified a dangerous low shot from Sallai (26th) to the corner. Raspadori as well as Pellegrini brought the relaxing half-time trip of the Italian team.

Italy’s coach Roberto Mancini counted on the storm in 18-year-old Wilfried Gnonto and the 22-year-old Raspadori for young strength and also his team entered the video game.

The Hungarians, in which in Willi Orban, Dominik Szoboszlai (both RB Leipzig), Roland Sallai (SC Freiburg) as well as Andras Schäfer (Union Berlin) there were four Bundesliga players in the beginning XI Establish even more exclamation mark.

After the break, the Italian team missed to raise at a very early stage-a shot from Matteo Politano (55th) slapped on the crossbeam. A little later, Mancini offered a Hungarian cross from the right into his very own goal.