National football team of Bosnia and Herzegovina suffered their second defeat in four matches at the beginning of Euro 2020 qualifying campaign.

Paris Saint-Germain’s Marco Verratti scored a winner four minutes from time as Group J leaders Italy came from behind to beat Robert Prosinecki’s men 2-1 in Turin.

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The Azzurri have not conceded a goal for more than 600 minutes until Edin Dzeko found his route past goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu to put Bosnia in front in the 32nd minute.

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Away side threatened to add a second early in the second half, but Italy withstood the pressure and responded with two goals, the first one scored and the other made by Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne.

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I cannot say anything to my players because they played a very good game. We had enough chances to earn a positive result here. Italy are a great team and you cannot play badly even for a minute against them if you don’t want to be punished. We are disappointed because we believe we deserved a point”, said Bosnia coach Robert Prosinecki.

Italy remain top of the Group J with 12 points and play their next qualifier away to Armenia on September 5. Bosnia have only four points, and host Liechtenstein on the same day.