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Wednesday November 18 2020
Barella: 'Italy midfield works together'

Nicolò Barella thanks Antonio Conte and Roberto Mancini for helping him to improve. ‘We all work well together’ in the Italy midfield.

The Inter starlet had another excellent performance in tonight’s 2-0 win away to Bosnia-Herzegovina, which sent the Azzurri through to the Nations League Final Four with Belgium, France and Spain.

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Wednesday November 18 2020
Evani: 'Can't wait to test Italy against best'

Assistant manager Alberico Evani could ‘only thank’ his Italy players for reaching the Nations League Final Four. ‘We can’t wait to measure ourselves up against the best in Europe.’

The Azzurri are unbeaten in 22 games, 17 of which were victories, over more than two years, and have above all qualified for the Nations League Final Four with Belgium, France and Spain.

Roberto Mancini is still self-isolating at home with COVID-19, so assistant manager Evani was on the bench again in Sarajevo for the third game running.

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Wednesday November 18 2020
Insigne: 'Italy showed strong mentality'

Lorenzo Insigne praised Italy’s ‘mentality’ after a 2-0 win in Bosnia-Herzegovina to reach the Nations League Final Four. ‘This is a jersey to be honoured.’

The Napoli star was Man of the Match, despite not finding the net, as he provided an assist and his magnificent first touch and curler hit the upright.

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Wednesday November 18 2020
Nations League: Italy conquer Bosnia for Final Four

Italy won their Nations League group and qualified for the Final Four – which they will host next year – after acrobatic Andrea Belotti and Domenico Berardi volleys in Bosnia.

Follow all the action as it happens and give your views on the LIVEBLOG.

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Wednesday November 18 2020
Liveblog: Bosnia-Herzegovina v Italy

Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from the final Nations League group game, as Italy visit Bosnia-Herzegovina to seal a place in the Final Four.

It kicks off in Sarajevo at 19.45 GMT.

If you are on a mobile device or tablet, then follow the Liveblog HERE.

While Bosnia have already been relegated to League B, the Azzurri will go through to the Final Four as group winners if they win here.

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Wednesday November 18 2020
Line-ups: Bosnia-Herzegovina v Italy

Domenico Berardi is the only change to Italy’s starting XI, as they visit Miralem Pjanic’s Bosnia-Herzegovina for a place in the Nations League Final Four.

It kicks off in Sarajevo at 19.45 GMT, you can follow the build-up and action as it happens and give your views on the LIVEBLOG.

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Tuesday November 17 2020
Probable line-ups: Bosnia v Italy

There could be just one change to the starting XI when Italy visit Bosnia-Herzegovina in the Nations League, Domenico Berardi stepping in.

It kicks off in Sarajevo on Wednesday at 19.45 GMT.

A victory would guarantee top spot in Group A and qualification for the Final Four phase of the competition.

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Tuesday November 17 2020
Florenzi: 'Italy solid, but entertaining too'

Alessandro Florenzi maintains Italy are ‘as solid as Euro 2016, but with more entertaining football’ ahead of their Nations League trip to Bosnia-Herzegovina.

It kicks off in Sarajevo on Wednesday at 19.45 GMT and a win would guarantee passage to the Nations League Final Four tournament.

“We’ve got to earn it, because this will not be an easy game,” warned the PSG full-back in his press conference.

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Tuesday November 17 2020
Evani: 'Italy must earn Final Four spot'

Alberico Evani insists there will be very few changes from the Italy side that beat Poland, as they ‘must earn’ Nations League Final Four qualification against Bosnia-Herzegovina.

It kicks off on Wednesday at 19.45 GMT in Sarajevo, but Bosnia have already been doomed to relegation into League B.

“We know Bosnia are an excellent team, as in the last three games against them we’ve won twice and drawn the other, but they always caused us a lot of problems,” said the assistant manager in his press conference.

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Tuesday November 17 2020
Bajevic: 'Waiting for more COVID tests'

Bosnia-Herzegovina coach Dusan Bajevic admits his team is decimated and could lose more players to COVID ahead of the Nations League clash with Italy.

The final Nations League match kicks off in Sarajevo on Wednesday at 19.45 GMT.

While Italy can lock down first place and passage to the Final Four, Bosnia are already relegated to League B after picking up just two points.

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