#RobertoMancini

.Basel, Switzerland
(Photo credit: AP)

  • The Azzurri have not lost under coach Robert Mancini for three years now
  • Italy have 11 points from five games and lead the five-team group by four points
  • Switzerland extended its unbeaten home record to 20 games

.London, UK
England manager Gareth Southgate had missed a penalty against Germany in Euro 96 semifinal. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Italy under Roberto Mancini are on a roll with a winning streak of 33 since 2018
  • England have never won the tournament in its history
  • Italy are waiting to end a 53-year wait to reclaim the trophy

.London, UK
Italy coach Roberto Mancini. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Wembley, the venue that saw England's 1966 World Cup triumph, will host around 65,000 fans for the game
  • England have never won the European championship
  • Italy last won the tournament in 1968

.Wembley, UK
Roberto Mancini was appointed six months after Italy failed to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. (Photo Credit: Photo Credit: Twitter/@robymancio)

  • Roberto Mancini said Italy deserved to go to the final 
  • He said "hardly anyone believed it"
  • Italy beat Spain 4-2 in penalty shoot-out to seal a berth in the Euro final

.Wembley, UK
Italy are currently unbeaten for 33 matches. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Azzurri)

  • Italy sneaked past Spain 4-2 on penalties to reach the Euro 2020 final
  • Federico Chiesa's stunning strike open the scoring
  • Spanish forward Alvaro Morata sent the game to extra time

.Wembley, UK
Federico Chiesa scored the first goal of the match for Italy. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@EURO2020)

  • Italy defeated Spain 4-2 on penalties in the Euro 2020 semifinal on Tuesday
  • Alvaro Morata failed to convert from the spot in the penultimate penalty
  • Earlier, the Juventus forward equalised for Spain after coming on as a sub