Conor Clancy Date: 10th June 2021 at 8:19pm
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The Italian women’s team claimed a 1-0 win over the at Ferrara’s Stadio Paolo Mazza in an international friendly on Thursday evening.

forward scored the game’s only goal, converting a first-half penalty as Le beat the world’s third-best team – as per the Women’s World Rankings.

Le impressed in the first half in Ferrara, and might have been able to argue that they could have had more than just Girelli’s penalty find its way into the net against the 2019 Women’s runners-up.

In that 2019 tournament, it was the who eliminated Italy with a 2-0 win in the quarter-finals.

Coppa Italia winners Angelica Soffia, Elisa Bartoli, Elena Linari and Manuela Giugliano of both started for Milena Bertolini’s Azzurre, which was dominated by Roma and players.