The head coach of the Italian national football team, Roberto Mancini expressed his happiness over his team’s victory against Lithuania in the qualifying round of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Roberto Mancini, whose team beat Lithuania 2-0 in their third match in the qualifying round of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar in the European region last night (Wednesday, March 30), and topped Group C with three consecutive wins. “This was our third game in the last seven days, so even with the changes we made to the squad, we knew it could be difficult against Lithuania,” he told Rai Sport after the match.
The head coach of the Italian national team, whose team won the match with goals from Stefano Pioli (47) and Ciro Immobile (7 + 90 – penalty), added: “The situation on the pitch was awful.” However, we had chances to score, but the most important thing was to win and three points in this game. If we turned all the opportunities we got into goals, it would be easier for us to continue the game.
With Atzuri’s victory, Roberto Mancini equaled Marcello Lippi’s 25-match unbeaten run with the Italian national team as a coach, and now only needs five more unbeaten games to reach Vittorio Pozzo’s record (best record). Has all the seasons of the Italian national team).
“I am happy to be at the top of the group, but the records are independent of the actual results,” Mancini said. I hope I can match Marcello Lippi’s record at the World Cup. The glass is always half full because three days ago Switzerland had a hard time winning 1-0 at home to Lithuania and every game is difficult.