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Italy 1-1 Netherlands: Honours even after thrilling draw

Lorenzo Pellegrini and Donny van de Beek exchanged first-half goals on an entertaining evening in Bergamo.

Highlights: Italy 1-1 Netherlands
Highlights: Italy 1-1 Netherlands

Group A1 remains wide open going into November's fixtures after Italy and the Netherlands played out an entertaining draw in Bergamo, Donny van de Beek cancelling out Lorenzo Pellegrini's early strike.

Italy vs Netherlands: as it happened, reaction

Match in brief

For a while it looked like it would be one-way traffic in Bergamo. Italy took the lead courtesy of Lorenzo Pellegrini on 16 minutes after a lovely Nicolò Barella through ball, and the Netherlands were on the ropes until Donny van de Beek provided a sucker punch.