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Italy’s Euro 2020 qualification: five players who shined

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Francesco Acerbi

The Lazio defender is making the most of chances afforded to him. Acerbi has found himself as part of Italy’s setup under Mancini, giving reliable performances at the back. He repaid the faith put in him as he opened his goal account with the Gli Azzurri against Bosnia at the age of 31.

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ZENICA, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA – NOVEMBER 15: Francesco Acerbi of Italy celebrates with Jorginho and Lorenzo Insigne of Italy after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifier between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Italy on November 15, 2019 in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)