• ‘They're even darker horses now': Turkey roasted online after stuffing by Italy in Euro 2020 opener

    7 days ago - By RT

    Turkey's status as potential dark horses at Euro 2020 appears to have lasted all of one match after they were dismantled by Italy on a chastening night in Rome.
    Kicking off the month-long pan-continental football spectacular, it was the hosts who got their campaign off to a winning start thanks to three second-half goals at the Stadio Olimpico.
    An own goal from the hapless Merih Demiral in the 53rd minute followed by efforts from Ciro Immobile and Lorenzo Insigne meant Italy started off with a flyer - very much in keeping with their revived form under the management of Roberto Mancini...
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