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Italian Paper Talk: Italy Win But ‘With Goosebumps’ As Giorgio Chiellini Does It All

Conte’s Italy struggle to win second European qualifier against Azerbaijan…

All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Italy as there is reaction to Italy’s 2-1 win over Azerbaijan with Giorgio Chiellini scoring all three goals.

 

Image courtesy of La Gazzetta dello Sport.

– Chiello’s head held high.

– Italy don’t shine against Azerbaijan, but win 2-1 and top the group on six points alongside Croatia.

– Giorgio Chiellini does it all: brace and own goal (with help from Buffon).

– Great final display from Giovinco.

– On Monday there’s Malta.

– Belotti lights up the Under-21 side, but Slovakia fight back. European Championship play-off, Azzurrini go in front, waste and are pegged back 1-1.

– The second leg is on Tuesday.

– Walter Mazzarri at the crossroads. Erick Thohir consults with Massimo Moratti, the game against Napoli is decisive.

– Massimiliano Allegri and Adriano Galliani divided over use of video replays.

– Adrien Rabiot has chosen and will be at Roma in January.

– De Blasi: ‘I’ll put Albania in the history books’.

 

Image courtesy of Corriere dello Sport.

– Italy win, but with goosebumps.

– At Palermo Chiellini does it all, scoring the opener, an own goal and eventually the winner.

– Croatia success in Bulgaria, Norway easily see off Malta.

– Under-21, a draw in Slovakia and the finals are close.

– Galliani applauds Inzaghi: ‘He’ll take us into the Champions League’. Milan CEO admits ‘the defence needs to be improved’.

– Walter Sabatini pushes Rabiot, as Roma want him in January. Agreement between director of sport and agents, a deal is imminent.

– Allegri says no to video replays. ‘It’s only needed for offsides and nothing else. Milan have now accepted that Muntari goal’.

– Tax on security in stadiums, the Lega Serie A rebels.

 

Image courtesy of Tuttosport.

– Chiello show.

– Antonio Conte’s Italy struggle to beat Azerbaijan 2-1 in the second European qualifier.

– Chiellini does it all with a brace of headers and an own goal. Giovinco comes off the bench and is decisive.

– In the other games, Norway win 3-0 in Malta and Croatia 1-0 in Bulgaria.

– Allegri: ‘Vidal, use your head’. ‘Arturo dropped against Roma due to a technical decision. Now everyone stay concentrated, as the games that will decide the Scudetto are coming up. I could use Lichtsteiner as a centre-back’.

– Ferrero: ‘Ready to intervene after the floods’.

– Inter short-staffed, they seek Borini and bargains from the East.

– ‘Money, ideas and youth: the future is Toro’.

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