Italy 1-0 Scotland: Lethargic Azzurri scrape past Tartan Terriers in pre-Euro 2016 friendly

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Italy were far from impressive, but managed to squeak by a reserve Scotland side 1-0 at the Ta’Qali National Stadium in Attard, Malta. The Azzurri dominated proceedings but struggled to create for much of the match and were terribly wasteful in front of goal when opportunities did present themselves, but Graziano Pelle did manage to find the back More...

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