"I absolutely apologise for the result but not for the effort we put in or our desire to win." "It's a terrible result from a sporting point of view. I'm upset. I thank the San Siro crowd for supporting the team until the very end."
? | #Ventura: "I'll discuss my future with the Federation. I feel I have to apologise to the Italians for the result."— Italy (@azzurri) November 13, 2017
"I am proud to be part of the Blue team and to have worked with great champions,” added the 69-year-old. "We knew about the goodbye of the veterans," he said, referring to several older players who will almost certainly not play for their country again, including keeper Gianluigi Buffon, 39, who immediately announced his international retirement.
? | #Ventura: "It's a very tough result from a sporting perspective. I'm sorry, I thank the crowd at San Siro who helped us and supported us until the end."November 13, 2017