Interviewed by “Il Messaggero”, the former coach of Italy world champion, Marcello Lippi, spoke about the Euro 2020 final won by Italy against England at “Wembley”:
“I was surprised by the maturity and personality of the players. Only Italy was on the field, it deserved to win penalties. “England only thought of defending themselves, they were afraid.”, – said Lippi.
“Despite being against 90% of the fans, Italy has played a great match, always on the attack, forcing the English to defend. “I never thought it would end badly for the axurs, because they were calm, aggressive and clear.”