Italia 3×3

Italy made its debut at the Euro 2020 Championship with a strong performance, finishing third in Italia 3×3. The victory was an impressive start for the host nation, as they drew closer to the championship lead. Corriere called the night a ‘party at the Olimpico'. The Gazzetta credited the enthusiastic applause of fans for Italy's good start. Italia's website will soon announce details of its next project.

During the qualifying rounds, Italy dominated Turkey, with a 3-0 victory. Merih Demiral scored an own goal, Ciro Immobile scored the second goal, and Lorenzo Insigne got the third. The Italian press was thrilled, and so were Italy's fans. After the first two games, it seemed as though the world was going to be flooded with Italian football. This result was followed by a resounding 2-1 victory over Spain and Mexico.

The 3-0 win over Turkey sent the Italian sports pages into a frenzy. The Italian media were awash with joy. Roberto Mancini's team had sunk Turkey, laying down a marker for the future. A goal by Merih Demiral's own goal, a second by Ciro Immobile, and a third by Lorenzo Insigne left the Turkish press delighted.