Euro 2020: Italy XI to Face England Revealed

The starting lineup for Italy ‘s Euro 2020 final match against England has been unveiled.

According to Sky Sports, Italy manager Roberto Mancini will not make any changes to the lineup that beat Spain in the semi-finals when they face England at Wembley.

Mancini chose a 4-3-3 system against Spain, who advanced to the final after winning on penalties after a 1-1 draw.

Gianluigi Donnarumma started in goal for Italy against Spain, with Giorgio Chiellini and Leonardo Bonucci forming a good partnership to protect the Italian number one.

Emerson was called up to replace Leonardo Spinazzola, who was ruled out with a ruptured Achilles tendon sustained in Italy’s last-16 victory against Belgium.

Giovanni Di Lorenzo, a right-back, joined Emerson, Chiellini, and Bonucci in the Italy four-man defense.

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Jorginho started in midfield alongside Marco Verratti and Nicolo Barella, and is expected to win the Ballon d’Or this year.

Mancini’s team used Federico Chiesa and Lorenzo Insigne as wingers, with Ciro Immobile heading the attack line.

From the bench, Andrea Belotti, Domenico Berardi, Manuel Locatelli, Matteo Pessina, Rafael Toloi, and Federico Bernardeschi were all summoned.

The match between England and Italy will begin at 8 p.m. Nigerian time.

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