Turkey v Italy: Euro 2020 opener – live!

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9.19pm BST

61 min: Insigne looks for Chiellini. Turkey swarm and bundle clear. But this is attack versus defence, and a second goal looks very much on the cards. On that subject, here’s Mary Waltz: “Turkey gave a master class on how to employ a low block. Until the moment they didn’t. Now down a goal, what do they do? OK boys, try to score after not seeing the attacking half for over half the fixture.”

9.18pm BST

60 min: Turkey have been extremely rattled by the opening goal. Soyuncu needlessly wrestles Berardi to the ground out on the right, and this is a chance for Italy to load the box.

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