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Italy’s Euro 2020 qualification: five players who shined

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Gianluigi Donnarumma

Not everyone can fulfill the billing as heir to the best goalkeeper of last two decades, but Donnarumma is doing exactly that. The Napoli native’s performances for the Blues has ensured a seamless transition from the retirement of Gianluigi Buffon. In Italy’s Euro 2020 qualification campaign, he has shown why he is rated so highly. Picking the ball out the net only thrice, Donnarumma continues to make his mark on Italian football.

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ZENICA, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA – NOVEMBER 15: Gianluigi Donnarumma of Italy in action 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)