Well the premier league stole the show on the night as Townsend of Tottenham and Pelle of Southampton were on target as European rivals, England and Italy played out a 1-1 draw in Torino in an international friendly.
Both teams struggled to gain control of the match early on but England finally seemed to be on the ascendancy with Rooney finding space and delivering some accurate passes that threatened the Italian defense. Italy however took the lead in the 29th minute through Gazziano Pelle who was on and to glance Chiellini’s cross home to make it 1-0. England dominated into the second half and Wayne Rooney saw a shot deflect onto the crossbar. England however got their equalizer in the 79th minute through substitute Adros Townsesnd who riffled a shot past Buffon into the Italian net to make it 1-1
Both teams would be satisfied with the showing of their sides after what has been an eventful week for both national teams