Juventus’ Leonardo Bonucci during a Champions League training session ahead of the match between Juventus vs Lyon.
INDOSPORT.COM – Senior defender for the Italian national team, Leonardo Bonucci, praised the performance of the England national team back line at Euro 2020.
Famous for his defense philosophy named catenaccioIn fact, Italy is not a team with a small number of goals conceded at Euro 2020.
It is even held by England which incidentally is a team with an attacking style of play. It can be seen from their conceded statistics, which so far only conceded one goal.
It happened when England against Denmark in the semifinals. Mikkel Damsgaard became the actor when he scored against Jordan Pickford in the 30th minute. However, England won with a score of 2-1.
The performance of the English back line also received praise from Italian defender Leonardo Bonucci. According to him, the presence of Harry Maguire and John Stones was the main reason why England were so strong in resisting the onslaught of opponents.
“Very few shots have been aimed at the England goal. They have two good defenders in Maguire and Stones,” Bonucci told reporters. Four Four Two.
“Both are the answer to the question of why Manchester United and Manchester City are strong clubs. We have to think smart to be able to penetrate their combination,”
“Italy does have to play at the opponent’s cage but there is no fear. We can’t wait to come to Wembley even though the audience who comes are mostly English fans,” added the Juventus player.