Euro Cup 2016: Belgium vs Italy Match Report, Stats, Goals Highlights- The 15th edition of men’s football championship of Europe, the UEFA Euro cup 2016, which has already been commencing from 10th of June 2016.It, is one of the most anticipated tournaments of year 2016, which is most watchable by football lovers worldwide. So, all the 24 participating teams who will be playing for the glory and right now they are battling it out with each other to clinch the title of 2016’s Euro Cup.
Belgium vs Italy Match Report
One of the best team of Europe, Belgium, on Monday in the ongoing inaugural foot ball tournament faced off 2006’s world cup holders Italy in the second match of Group E. A most impressive result from Italy, takes them easily to the top place of Group E on three points, just ahead of Sweden and Republic of Ireland. Fans have seen one of the most assured performance on Monday’s clash, where Giaccherini wondergoal as well as Pelle rocket give Azzurri victory over lame Belgians in their opening fixture of the tournament. So, with Pelle’s strike which is effectively marks the last kick of the match as the final whistle sounds in Lyon. So, with the great and impressive performance from Italy, who got their goal and also admirably thrashed highly fascinated Belgium.
Belgium vs Italy Euro Cup 2016 Player of the Match
Italian team produced a stirring performance in yesterday’s match at the Stade de Lyon, where they beaten Belgium in a one of the high octane clash which lived up to its amaze as one of the stand out encounter of Group stage. Belgium may ranked as the second best side in the world rankings of FIFA, but in this game their build-up play was far too ordinary against a vibrant Italian side. Sunderland midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini, who showed real outstanding performance and also made goal for his country and help the Italian team to lead the Group E table.
Player of the Match- Emanuele Giaccherini
Belgium vs Italy 2016 Stats | Statistics
Hotly tripped and Highly rated Belgium side were emphatically outclassed by Italian by 2-0 with registering an impressive show by their players Emanuele Giaccherini and Graziano Pelle, who’s wonderful goal help Italy to seal the top spot at their Group E rankings.
Belgium vs Italy Euro Cup 2016 Highlights
On Monday,13th of June,2016, with the impressive contribution of duo, Emanuele Giaccherini who scored in the first half while, the Graziano Pelle who added a second later when Italy amazingly register a 2-0 victory over Belgium in the their opening game of European Competition. Italian Giaccherini who provided tidy finish after a long pass of Leonardo Bonucci and he also made a most important back at the other end, as Italy, top the Group E by thrashing Belgium. The Belgium side who started as a better as they sent in Radja Nainggolan for bouncing shot from 30 yard which forced Gianluigi Buffon to save in the ten minute. But the Italian team withstood the attack and then they regained their footing after the opening in 20 minute. The Azzurri were rewarded just after half-hour remark when Bonucci sent in a pinpoint cross from the midfield line over the defence of Belgium, and then Giaccherini took one touch to settle it before shooting past for the opener. And Italy nearly doubled their advantage 5 minutes later when Belgium failed to clear their lines following a corner, & Pelle headed the ball just wide of the post from 6 yards.
Belgium pushed back before the break, but the Giaccherini who tracked back nicely to get goal. After half-time, Belgium nearly regularizes on the counter attack, but Italy had delivered their share of scoring opportunity. Belgium was left shaking their heads in the 90th minute where Fellaini could not get his feet right to turn the ball in the net. The Italians looked satisfied to watch out the time but found a route forward & Antonio Candreva who sent a ball across for Pelle to strike goal which was nearly the final kick of this match.