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Key talking points after North Macedonia crash Italy out of 2022 World Cup

Key talking points after North Macedonia crash Italy out of 2022 World Cup

North Macedonia has shockingly crashed Italy out of the race for a place in the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the Italian team has now failed to make it to the last stage of the play off.

A win for Italy who have created the highly anticipated Portugal vs Italy finals, however with Italy out of the race, Portugal will now face North Macedonia in the play off finals.

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Italy saw the North Macedonia team as less and were too sure of defeating them. Just as football fans and media has optioned the finals of the playoff to be between Portugal and Italy.

North Macedonia came into the match with a well composed manner, ready to defend heartily and goalkeeper, Stole Dimitrievski was at his best. North Macedonia were able to curb all 13 chances created by Italy and Dimitrievski stopping all 4 shots on target.

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North Macedonia pulled a last minute goal, putting the current champions of Europe to a pitfall.

Football writer at AllSoccer. Graduate of Computer Science from Kenule Beeson Saro-Wiwa Polytechnic. Dreamt of becoming a footballer, find self writing about football.

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