• Simone Zaza sorry for ‘letting down’ Italy fans with Euro 2016 penalty miss

    Simone Zaza sorry for ‘letting down’ Italy fans with Euro 2016 penalty miss

    Italy striker Simone Zaza has apologised for “letting Italians down” after missing his penalty in Saturday’s Euro 2016 quarterfinal shootout defeat to Germany, but says he will not change his style of taking spot kicks in the face of criticism and ridicule.

    The Juventus forward’s miss from the spot in Italy’s 6-5 shootout loss in Bordeaux has been met with scorn on social media, but Zaza and those who have seen him training insists the way he lined up to beat […]