Italy takes place in the Round of 16

  • Italy qualifies for knockout stage 6 days into the cup
  • Switzerland chances narrow
  • Locatelli impresses the world with a brace
Locatelli celebrates his second goal | Photo: UEFA

Beating Switzerland 3-0, the Azzurri becomes the first team to qualify for the round of 16 in this years Euro Championship.

Italy has won both games of Group A so far earning 6 points while second in place, Wales, has 4.

Italy scored the opener in the 26th minute of the game, which came after a disallowed goal from Italy captain Chiellini. Referee after contacting VAR, ruled off the goal as Chiellini had handed the ball before shooting.

First two goals of last night was scored by Locatelli, while Immobile scored for the second consecutive game in the 89th minute of the game.

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