• Graziano Pelle thrown out of Italy squad for refusing to shake manager’s hand

    Graziano Pelle thrown out of Italy squad for refusing to shake manager’s hand

    Italy boss Giampiero Ventura has excluded Graziano Pelle from Italy’s next match with Macedonia after the striker refused his handshake when substituted.

    The Shandong Luneng forward issued an apology on instagram, but it appears that this was too little, too late for his veteran coach.

    After starting the World Cup qualifying match with Spain, Pelle was substituted on 59 minutes, but will now miss the next game with Macedonia on Sunday.

    ” Oh yes! Unfortunately, I’ve done a stupid thing again 😰. It […]