(Football video, soccer results, Italy – Hungary, Nations League 2022) Italy is trying to prove that defeat in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers was just an accident. Therefore, the national team has great respect for the Nations League.
Many national teams consider the Nations League to be a friendly tournament. The stars even complained that this was a meaningless tournament, at a time when the players were too tired after a tough season. But the Italians are looking to use the Nations League as a psychological springboard.
Italy (blue shirt) won an important victory
In the opening match, Italy drew with Germany 1-1. In the second round match, Italy meets Hungary. This is a match where coach Roberto Mancini’s teachers and students have the support of the audience at Orogel Stadium.
Therefore, Italy entered excitedly. 30 minutes, midfielder Nicolo Barella opened the scoring. And at 45 minutes, Pellegrini doubled the lead for the home team. That advantage helps Italy play more leisurely in the second half.
However, Hungary also had a goal to shorten the gap in the 61st minute, after midfielder Gianluca Mancini’s own goal. In the remaining minutes, Hungary wanted to equalize, but could not face the tight defense of the blue shirt team.
Beating Hungary 2-1, Italy occupied the top of Group 3 of League A with 4 points after 2 matches. Hungary has 3 points thanks to the victory over England in the opening leg. The next positions of this table are Germany (2 points) and England (1 point).
Final score: Italy 2-1 Hungary (H1: 2-0)
Italy: Barella 30′, Pellegrini 45′
Hungary: Mancini 61′ (own goal)
Italy: Donnarumma, Spinazzola, Calabria, Mancini, Bastoni, Cristante, Barella, Pellegrini, Politano, Raspadori, Gnonto
Hungary: Dibusz, Nego, Lang, Orban, Z. Nagy, Attila Szalai, Sallai, A. Nagy, Szoboszlai, Schafer, A. Szalai
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