Preview: Italy vs. Belgium

October 10, 2021

After falling at the semi-final stage of the UEFA Nations League, hosts Italy reconvene with Belgium on Sunday, three months after their scintillating contest at Euro 2020. Having let a two-goal lead slip to crash out against old foes France, the Belgians will contest third place in international football’s newest tournament against the faltering European champions. Since their penalty shootout glory at Wembley in the summer, something of a hangover…