The Italian national team snatches a hard-fought direct qualification ticket to Euro 2024

the balance Italy national team With its host, Ukraine, during the match that was held between them on Monday evening, at the “BayArena” stadium in the German city of Leverkusen, as part of the tenth and final round of qualifiers for the next edition of the European Nations Cup, Germany 2024..

The Italian national team qualifies for the Euro

With this result, the defending champion Italy qualified for the finals of the European Nations Cup “Euro 2024” after being in second place in the group standings with 14 points collected from winning 4 matches, drawing 2 and losing the same, scoring 16 goals and conceding 9.

The Italian national team benefited from the rule of direct confrontations with the Ukrainian national team, which ranked third in the third group standings in the tournament, after the Italians won 2-1 in the first leg.

While the England national team topped the group standings with 20 points, collected from winning 6 matches, drawing 2, not suffering any defeats, scoring 22 goals, and conceding only 4.

While North Macedonia was in fourth place in the group standings with 8 points collected from winning 2, drawing 2, losing 4 matches, scoring 10 and conceding 20.

While the Malta national team is at the bottom of the group standings with zero points collected from losing in the eight matches, scoring only two goals and conceding 20.

Ukraine vs Italy

The Italian national team succeeded in defeating its Ukrainian counterpart, in the first leg that brought together the two teams on the floor of the “San Siro” stadium, last September, by two goals to one, increasing its chances of qualifying for the major European tournament.

The Italian national team continued to continue its victories after recently achieving a major victory over its guest, North Macedonia, by five goals to two, in the match that brought them together at the “Olympico” stadium, in the ninth round of the third group in the Euro 2024 qualifiers.

The regulations stipulate that the champion and runner-up of each of the ten groups will qualify for the finals of the next edition of Euro 2024, in addition to Germany, the host country, and 3 teams through the European Nations League playoff.

The composition of the Ukraine national team was as follows:

Goalkeeper: Tropin.

Defense line: Konoplya, Svatuk, Zabarny, Mikulenko.

Midfield: Sudakov, Stepanenko, Zinchenko.

Offensive line: Tsygankov, Dovbek, Modric.

While the formation of the Italian national team was as follows:

Goalkeeper: Donnarumma.

Defense line: Di Lorenzo, Acerbi, Bongiorno, Demarco.

Midfield: Fratesi, Jorginho, Barella.

Attacking line: Zaniolo, Raspadori, Chiesa.

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