Italy 0-1 USA

Prandelli: Defeat was undeserved

February 29, 2012
Italy coach Cesare Prandelli was disappointed, but not distraught, after his side's 1-0 friendly defeat against the United States in Genoa.

Clint Dempsey's second-half strike ensured the Azzurri lost to the Americans for the first time in their history, but Prandelli was quick to play down the result.

"With 100 days to go before the European Championship, I am not worried, absolutely not,'' he said. "I liked the way the team played and the defeat was undeserved.

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