Germany dominates Italy and rises to Group 3

He did not have to trust them. Having failed in the first three days, the Germans gave a football lesson to Italy on Tuesday night (5-2). Mannschaft takes second place in Group 3, at one point behind the Hungarian surprise.

On the paper there was no photo or coupon of this Germany-Italy. With a long list of injuries, the Nationals relied on the youth throughout these first four Nations League matches. A fruitful recipe for Roberto Mancini’s team, leader before the fourth day. But for this last encounter of the season, Hansi Flick wanted to regain confidence thanks to eleven competitors.

Italy overwhelmed by the events

Very quickly, Borussia-Park realized that the Mannschaft had mastered the match. The Germans confiscated the ball and followed the offensive moves just as Joshua Kimmich (10th) opened the scoring. Escaped on the surface on a retreat from Raum, the munichois metronome has already shed light on the difficulties of adverse defense.

To put an end to these German waves, Roberto Mancini entered Luiz Felipe in the 44th minute and went 5 behind. Five minutes later, Germany scored a penalty … As the end of extra time approached, Hofmann was blocked by Bastoni and Gündogan took the break.

Despite a double change in the replay, Mancini could not find the solution to the assault of Thomas Müller’s teammates. The latter scored 3-0 on a misplaced ball (51st) before Werner did not offer an express double (68th, 69th).

Grand premiere for Gnonto

Gnonto, a young pet from Zurich, saved the honor by signing his first goal in selection (pour his fourth cap at 18) in the 78th minute. By the end of the encounter, Bastoni avoided the sciences to suffer the heaviest defeat of their history against Germany (90e+4). His head on the first post had just hit a New Big Evening, author of a new high -flying performance in 36 years.

This loss is costly to Italy, now third in the group (4 points). Germany (6 points) clashes just behind the Hungarians (7 points) before the challenge on 23 September.


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