23 months after the tragic night of San Siro, after a 0-0 draw with Sweden that denied participation in the last World Cup, Italy takes to the field at the Olimpico in Rome to find the smile: at 8.45 pm the Azzurri host Greece to hunt down a victory that would give the arithmetic certainty of participation in Euro 2020, with three rounds of advance (it would be record).Italy with a special spectator, because next to coach Mancini there will be children and friend and coach of Bologna Sinisa Mihajlovic. Azzurri, but not jerseys: in fact, the National team will take the field with the green uniform presented by the FIGC and at the center of numerous controversies.
Almost decided formation, with Acerbi who wins the runoff with Romagnoli in the middle of the defense next to Bonucci (92nd attendance for him, he will enter the top 10 all time in Italy): the only doubt for the left midfielder, with Stretcher up ahead Bernardeschi.
Italy-Greece (20.45, directed on Rai 1)
Italy (4-3-3): G. Donnarumma; D'Ambrosio, Bonucci, Acerbi, Spinazzola; Verratti, Jorginho, Barella; Church, Building, Insigne. Ct. Mancini.
Greece (4-4-1-1): Vlachodimos; Bakakis, Siovas, Lambropoulos, Stafylidis; Mantalos, Zeca, Kourbelis, Donis; Vrousai, Koulouris. Ct. Van't Schip.