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Three out of three for Italy

Published: Saturday 9 October 2004, 0.52CET
Slovenia 0-3 Italy Rolando Bianchi and Giorgio Chiellini scored as the holders earned a third win.
Published: Saturday 9 October 2004, 0.52CET

Three out of three for Italy

Slovenia 0-3 Italy Rolando Bianchi and Giorgio Chiellini scored as the holders earned a third win.

Holders Italy continued their winning start in Group 5 of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship as they defeated ten-man Slovenia 3-0 in Nova Gorica on Friday night.

Bozic sent off
The Azzurrini ran away with the game after Slovenia had been reduced to ten men by Marco Bozic's 62nd-minute dismissal, winning through goals from Rolando Bianchi (2) and Giorgio Chiellini.

Bianchi opener
Bianchi headed the opening goal in the 65th minute from a Biagio Pagano cross. A Chiellini header doubled the lead before Bianchi struck his second of the night with 13 minutes remaining as Italy made it three wins out of three.

Last updated: 28/03/13 3.35CET

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