Sweden shatter Italy's World Cup dream

Sweden shatter Italy's World Cup dream

Gian Piero Ventura has reportedly announced his resignation from Italy's managerial role after a 0-0 draw against Sweden on Monday saw his side fail to qualify for the finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Despite creating the majority of the chances in the match and dominating in possession, Italy lacked the cutting edge they needed to find a goal, while Sweden goalkeeper Robin Olsen, captain Andreas Granqvist and Co did enough to help their nation over the line and into their first World Cup since Germany 2006. Play-offs are decided by episodes and they went against us but you can understand that when you're at fault.

"Credit goes to Buffon for his sincerity through tears, his represent those of us all".

The Italian media has largely placed the blame for a poor qualifying campaign and dismal play-off attempt at the door of head coach Ventura, who was under contract until 2020.

"Sport is about winning and losing together", Buffon said.

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"I leave a squad of talent that will have their say, including Gigio Donnarumma and Mattia Perin".

"I want to give a big hug to everybody who has always supported me, like Chiello [Giorgio Chiellini], Barza [Andrea Barzagli], Leo [Bonucci], Lele [Gabriele Oriali, team manager] and everybody who's shared these past 10 years with me".

"Hopefully this year we can play better and win with the national team and Juventus". He was injured in Italy's first game in 2010, then returned in 2014, but Italy failed to make it out of the group stage.

Also, this will be Sweden's 12th appearance at the World Cup since making their debut at the second edition held in 1934 in Italy.

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