Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

England Look for Second Victory with Italian Job

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

England Look for Second Victory with Italian Job

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ENGLAND will hope to make it two wins from two during this international break when they host Italy at Wembley tonight.

Gareth Southgate's side picked up a 1-0 win in the Netherlands on Friday thanks to a goal from United's Jesse Lingard, but the England boss is expecting a difficult match against the Italians.

"They are a proud footballing nation, they won't come to Wembley and roll over. They've got good players and the coach always organises his teams well," he said.

"Their attention to detail is always good and they will press us with more intensity than the other night. I mentioned earlier in the week that Jack ButIand will be in goal but other than that I have got to think through one or two things. It's important we have competition for places. …

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