Bonucci and Chiellini, Never ‘Cooled’ at Euro 2020


Leonardo Bonucci and Giorgio Chiellini really a solid wall Italy at Euro 2020. Even the two of them, have never been ‘colonized’ by the opponent!

Italy champion Euro 2020. Italy was able to crush England’s resistance in the final on Monday (12/7) WIB. Gli Azzurri won on penalties 3-2, after drawing 1-1 in normal time.

Italy is indeed so strong in all lines. Even in the group stage, they have never been defeated.

One of the keys to Italy’s toughness is in the central defender post sector. The two centre-backs, Leonardo Bonucci and Giorgio Chiellini so look good even though he’s not young!

Leonardo Bonucci is already 34 years old. Meanwhile, Giorgio Chiellini is slightly older, 36 years.

Uncompromising Chiellini plays hard! (AP/Laurence Griffiths)

Squawka noted, Leonardo Bonucci and Giorgio Chiellini became a central defender duo who had never been ‘collapsed’ or had never been passed by the opponent’s dribble throughout. Euro 2020.

Even in the final Euro 2020, they both appear gahar muffle the British front line. Chiellini won nine duels, seven times won the ball in the air, and three times cut the opponent’s pass.

Bonucci was able to succeed six times recoveries and made two tackles. Bonucci was able to score a goal to balance the position after successfully snatching a wild ball from the chaos in front of the England goal.

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 11: Leonardo Bonucci of Italy celebrates after scoring their side's first goal during the UEFA Euro 2020 Championship Final between Italy and England at Wembley Stadium on July 11, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Ellis - Pool/Getty Images)Leonardo Bonucci becomes oldest player to score in a Euro final (Getty Images/Paul Ellis – Pool)

Leonardo Bonucci and Giorgio Chiellini both have reached 100 appearances together Italian National Team. The two also played together at Juventus which made chemistry between them is unquestionable.

“I know Bonucci more deeply than I know my wife,” Chiellini once said.

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