Italy has secured victory in the series against Austria in the Euro 2021 Playoffs with 1-0 games. The series was decided with a 2-1 (0-0) win at home that went to extra time.
The first goal was scored right at the death with -5 minutes left to play, when Federico Chiesa scored a goal, with an assist by Leonardo Spinazzola, made it 1–0 for Italy.
The 2-0 goal came in the final minutes, when Matteo Pessina scored a goal for Italy, with an assist by Francesco Acerbi.
Austria’s reduced the score to 2-1 came straight after when Sasa Kalajdzic scored, with an assist by Louis Schaub, with -24 minutes left to play. But Austria ran out of steam. This brought the final score to 2-1.