Euro 2020 Highlights: Italy vs Switzerland - Locatelli brace helps Italy win 3-0
- UEFA Euro 2020, Italy vs Switzerland Highlights: Italy became the first team to enter the round of 16 of Euro 2020 after a 3-0 win over Switzerland in their second match.
Italy vs Switzerland, Euro 2020 Highlights: Manuel Locatelli scored either side of the half-time whistle and Ciro Immobile struck a late goal to give Italy a 3-0 win over Switzerland in Rome. Roberto Mancini's side became the first team to make it through to the knock-out stages of Euro 2020.
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JUN 17, 2021 02:29 AM IST
Italy win, through to Round of 16
Italy become the first team to enter the knock-out stage of Euro 2020 with a 3-0 win over Switzerland. Roberto Mancini's team are in top form
JUN 17, 2021 02:18 AM IST
Immobile makes it 3-0 for Italy
89' Immobile strikes from 25 metres out, Toloi with the assist and Italy's striker has two goals in two matches now
JUN 17, 2021 02:17 AM IST
Goal scorer Locatelli substituted
86' Locatelli walks off the ground, looking happy and content. He is replaced by Pessina. Berala is also off and he makes way for Cristante
JUN 17, 2021 02:15 AM IST
Going through the motions
Switzerland are hardly threatening Italy and the match is heading towards a close with the hosts all set to go to the top of the table
JUN 17, 2021 02:10 AM IST
Shaqiri is taken off
76' Xherdan Shaqiri's disappointing night comes to an end, as he makes way for Ruben Vargas
JUN 17, 2021 02:08 AM IST
Immobile fires wide
73' A long ball sent over the top and Immobile runs down the left flank and then shoots, but the ball flies across the face of the goal. Another wasted opportunity
JUN 17, 2021 02:06 AM IST
Twin subs for Italy
70' Insigne is off and he is replaced by Chiesa, while Berardi makes way for Toloi. Roberto Mancini giving a chance to the substitutes to get a feel of things as the Swiss look to have thrown in the towel already
JUN 17, 2021 02:02 AM IST
Berardi comes close
65' A great run by Berardi on the right side. He cuts inside and lets one fly but it sails over the bar
JUN 17, 2021 01:59 AM IST
Switzerland come close
64' Zuber collects on the left side and hits low but Donnarumma saves.
JUN 17, 2021 01:46 AM IST
57' Two more changes for the Swiss, who bring Zuber and Widmer on for Schar and Mbabu.
JUN 17, 2021 01:40 AM IST
GOOOALLLL! ITALY 2-0
52' GOOOALL! LOCATELLI MAKES IT 2-0. Barella, from the edge of the box on the right, sets up Locatelli outside the box, who rifles the bottom into bottom right corner.
JUN 17, 2021 01:40 AM IST
49' YELLOW CARD! Mario Gavranovic fouls Bonucci
JUN 17, 2021 01:36 AM IST
Italy vs Switzerland Euro 2020
45+1' And they show intent from the get-go by winning a corner. Shaqiri's attempt is deflected behind for a corner... Rodriguez takes it and it is glanced well wide by Elvedi.
JUN 17, 2021 01:35 AM IST
HT sub for SUI
Switzerland make a half-time sub. Haris Seferovic replaced by Gavranovic.
JUN 17, 2021 01:33 AM IST
SECOND HALF BEGINS
we are back underway for the second half.
JUN 17, 2021 01:20 AM IST
UEFA Euro 2020 Italy vs Switzerland: HALFTIME
45+2' HALF-TIME! An exciting first half comes to an end. Italy were the far better side and Switzerland looked more or clueless at times. Definitely need to pull their socks up or else this can get worse for them
JUN 17, 2021 01:15 AM IST
2 added minutes
Two minutes added to the first half
JUN 17, 2021 01:15 AM IST
Italy vs Switzerland
Italy bossing the midfield, while the Swiss gameplan is visibly missing.
JUN 17, 2021 01:09 AM IST
Italy vs Switzerland
37' SWISS DEFENCE IS ALMOST ABSENT. THAT WAS APPALLING. Xhaka gifts the possession to Italy with a loose ball. Insigne latches onto the ball and sets Spinazzola free. He basically strolls into the area and easily past Schar and tries to toe the ball into the far corner from the left but drags it wide.
JUN 17, 2021 01:07 AM IST
34' CHANCE! Acerbi frees up Insigne with a simple header, who then spots Inisgne. Sommer charges with the challenge but Immobile plays the ball to Insigne, whose curling effort is cleared by Akanji
JUN 17, 2021 12:57 AM IST
GOOALLLL AND THIS TIME, IT STAYS
26' GOOOALL AND VAR CAN'T DISALLOWED! Locatelli opens the scoring from an absolutely stunning play from Italy. Coming to the goal, it all began with a sensational diagonal ball from Locatelli to Berardi. The latter then bursts forward and then cuts it back to Locatelli, who is inside the box, from the byline. Locatelli slots the ball past the keeper.
JUN 17, 2021 12:56 AM IST
Italy vs Switzerland: Chiellini subbed off!
Chiellini is subbed off due to a potential hamstring injury. He gives the captain's armband to Bonucci. Francesco Acerbi comes on
JUN 17, 2021 12:49 AM IST
GOAL BUT DISALLOWED
18' GOOOALLLLL!! CHIELLINI SCORES BUT SCRATCH THAT. DISALLOWED! Insigne's inswinger is met by a forest of bodies. Chiellini, who is at the centre of the box, latches onto the loose ball and slots it home from four yards out. VAR shows the Chiellini's hand was involved
JUN 17, 2021 12:48 AM IST
16' OVER FROM INSIGNE! Looks to set up Immobile, the ball deflects back to his leg and then he takes a shot. But fails to keep it down.
JUN 17, 2021 12:45 AM IST
13' PENALTY SHOUT BUT NOT GIVEN! Insigne believes he has earned a penalty after going over Elvedi’s leg inside the penalty area but his request is denied
JUN 17, 2021 12:41 AM IST
Italy vs Switzerland
11' WHAT A CHANCE Locatelli, down the left, floats in a beautiful cross to Immobile across the face of goal but the striker heads it over the bar.
JUN 17, 2021 12:40 AM IST
7' Italy's first foray into the Swiss box and Insigne looks to pick out Domenico Berardi's run but the ball ends up in the arms of Yann Sommer.
JUN 17, 2021 12:36 AM IST
5' Chiellini clears! Ricardo Rodriguez look to thread the ball to Breel Embolo through the middle but Giorgio Chiellini comes in with the interception
JUN 17, 2021 12:31 AM IST
1' Early free-kick for Switzerland after Kevin Mbabu is brought down by Spinazzola. Shaqiri's delivery is blocked by the wall.
JUN 17, 2021 12:30 AM IST
UEFA Euro 2020 Italy vs Switzerland: KICK-OFF!
KICK-OFF! Switzerland get us underway in Rome
JUN 17, 2021 12:26 AM IST
THE PLAYERS ARE OUT
Referees and players walk out.
National anthems have taken place.
JUN 17, 2021 12:20 AM IST
Current position in table
JUN 17, 2021 12:09 AM IST
Italy currently enjoy a stunning record of clean sheets in their previous 9 games.
Can Switzerland stop the Italian juggernaut?
JUN 17, 2021 12:05 AM IST
Form guide: Switzerland
On the other hand, Switzerland have won five of their last six games, with the only blip coming in their Euro 2020 opener
JUN 17, 2021 12:04 AM IST
Form guide: Italy
Red-hot Italy head into this game on the back of a winning six-game streak. WOW
JUN 17, 2021 12:02 AM IST
Can the Swiss players make a difference today?
On the other hand, Switzerland were forced to a 1-1 draw by Wales, that beat Turkey 2-0 earlier today
JUN 17, 2021 12:01 AM IST
Italy vs Switzerland Euro 2020: Italy start strong
On opening night, Italy lived up to both their pre-tournament billing and a stirring opening ceremony, as Roberto Mancini's men swept past a much-fancied Turkey side on home soil.
JUN 16, 2021 11:57 PM IST
Euros Head to Head record
JUN 16, 2021 11:56 PM IST
Euro 2020: Team news
Robert Mancini makes one change in the starting XI. Giovanni Di Lorenzo replaces the injured Alessandro Florenzi.
JUN 16, 2021 11:53 PM IST
Switzerland playing XI
Sommer, Elvedi, Schar, Akanji, Freuler, Xhaka, Mbabu, Rodriguez, Shaqiri, Embolo, Seferovic.
Subs: Widmer, Zakaria, Vargas, Mvogo, Zuber, Sow, Fassnacht, Benito, Mehmedi, Gavranovic, Kobel, Comert.
JUN 16, 2021 11:52 PM IST
Italy's playing XI
Donnarumma, Di Lorenzo, Bonucci, Chiellini, Spinazzola, Barella, Jorginho, Locatelli, Berardi, Immobile, Insigne.
Subs: Sirigu, Belotti, Pessina, Emerson Palmieri, Chiesa, Acerbi, Cristante, Bernardeschi, Raspadori, Bastoni, Toloi, Meret.
JUN 16, 2021 11:13 PM IST
Italy vs Switzerland: WELCOME
Hello and Welcome to the second Euro 2020 Group A game of the night between Italy and Switzerland. Both teams are unbeaten so far. While Italy thrashed Turkey 3-0, Switzerland drew 1-1 with Wales.
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