Sunderland midfielder off target for Italy

Emanuele Giaccherini fluffed his lines in Italy's Euro 2016 warm-up win against Scotland in Malta.

Sunday, 29th May 2016, 9:02 pm
Updated Sunday, 29th May 2016, 10:13 pm
Emanuele Giaccherini

Giaccherini has worked his way into the Italian squad while on loan at Bologna from Sunderland, who will again look to move the player on this summer.

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Scotland failed to register a shot on target and took almost 78 minutes to produce their one and only effort at goal - Matt Ritchie shooting wide from 18 yards.

Pelle notched the only goal early in the second half but Scotland would have been on the end of a heavier defeat if Giaccherini had shown more composure.