The Current European champions Italy were unable to continue their unbeaten run as they suffered a 2 - 1 loss to Spain in a crunch encounter between both countries.
The Italy National Team were shambolic all through the match as they suffered an embarrassing defeat in tonight’s encounter.
The Italy superstars which include Lorenzo Insigne, Leonardo Bonucci, Jorginho, Federico Chiesa, Emerson Palmieri, Marco Verratti, Barella, Bastoni, Manuel Locatelli, Georgino Chellini and Di Lorenzo were all shambolic in tonight’s encounter.
A first half brace from Ferran Torres secured the comfortable victory for Spain while Manuel Pellegrini scored a consolation goal for Italy.
The European champions Italy crashed out of the UEFA Nations League while Spain progressed to the final of the competition.
Let's take a look at three wrong decisions Roberto Mancini made as Italy lost their game;
1. WRONG LINE UP AND FORMATION: The Italy head coach Roberto Mancini used a 4-3-3 formation which included the likes of Lorenzo Insigne, Leonardo Bonucci, Jorginho, Federico Chiesa, Emerson Palmieri, Marco Verratti, Barella, Bastoni, Donnarumma and Di Lorenzo.
The Italy head coach Roberto Mancini used two center backs, two full backs, three central Midfielders, two wingers and one striker.
2. WRONG SUBSTITUTION: The Italian head coach Roberto Mancini made five substitutions in the second half. The Italy head coach Roberto Mancini brought in Manuel Locatelli, Moise Kean, Lorenzo Pellegrini, Timo Calabria and Georgino Chellini to replace tired players.
3. WRONG STRATEGY: The Italy head coach Roberto Mancini started the game with a 4-3-3 formation in which he used Federico Chiesa and Lorenzo Insigne as wingers in order to weaken the Spain’s defence.
In the second half, The Italy head coach Roberto Mancini changed to a 4-2-4 formation but they couldn't get the equalizer in tonight’s encounter.
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