Two goals from Locatelli and one from Immobile seal Italy’s victory over Switzerland in the second match of Euro 2020 for the Azzurri, who, thanks to the two victories achieved – first with Turkey (3-0) and now with Switzerland – yes mathematically qualify for the round of 16.
Italy starts the attack in the second match at Euro 2020, with a first half of superiority over Switzerland, starting from the first 15 minutes of the game all in the opponents’ half of the pitch. Chiellini scores, but then the goal is canceled for a touch of the hand before the conclusion on the net. Chiellini was then substituted in the 24th minute due to injury.
Then comes the goal of Manuel Locatelli at the 26th minute. An opportunity wasted by Spinazzola at 37th, followed by two consecutive corners for Italy, without positive results for the Azzurri. The first half ends 1-0 for Italy. Italy doubles at 52 ° again with Locatelli beating the Swiss goalkeeper with a left from outside the box after Barella’s pass.
Up to 75th there are two more scoring goals for the Azzurri, “wasted” by Ciro Immobile. At 77 ° Barella remains on the ground for a couple of minutes, hit in the ankle in a foul contrast with Embolo, who is booked.
At 85 ° Locatelli and Barella go out to the applause of the Olimpico, enter Cristante and Pessina. And at the 88th Ciro Immmobile scores the third goal for Italy from outside the box. Five minutes (two, plus 3 recovery) are not enough for Switzerland to have a start. Thus Italy mathematically surpasses the elimination round.