U20 World Cup: Italian Forward Talks Tough Ahead Flying Eagles Game


Italian striker Matteo Pratti has said they must approach the game against Nigeria’s Flying Eagles the way they did against the Brazilian.

The young Azzurris outscored the South American champions 3-2 in the opening group game with Pratti scoring the opening goal.

While speaking ahead of the game against Nigeria, Pratti admitted that the game will be difficult but said they must concentrate on the game.

” They come from a victory and they will be a thousand. We will have to oppose the same test we had with Brazil made up of concentration, intensity and the strength of this group”, he said.

Italy stay on top of the group with having three goals but same goal difference with Nigeria. The Flying Eagles are placed second, a winner from the game on Wednesday will progress to the next round of the competition.