Italy defeated Lithuania 5-0 in the match between the two teams on Wednesday evening at the Mapei Stadium, as part of the sixth round of Group C of the European qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Italy finished the first half with a 4-0 lead, scored by Moise Kean, two goals, Edgaras Otkos, and Giacomo Raspadori in the 11th, 14th, 24th and 29th minutes.
And “Opta”, which specializes in monitoring statistics, stated that the Italian team scored 4 goals in 30 minutes against the Lithuanian team for the first time in its history.
In the second half, Giovanni Di Lorenzo added the fifth goal of the Azzurri in the 54th minute of the match.
The Italian team strengthened its lead in Group C with 14 points, while Lithuania’s tally remained without any points.
The Italian team suffered many absences in tonight’s match, such as Ciro Immobile, Marco Verratti, Nicola Parilla, Lorenzo Pellegrini and Federico Chiesa, who were injured alongside Lorenzo Insigne for personal reasons.