Paddy Agnew’s Notes from Italy: World Cup D-Day as Spain host Italy in crucial qualifier

The winner in Madrid is likely to qualify automatically for Russia and consign the lose to the play-offs

Ciro Immobile of Italy fights for the ball with Dani Carvajal and Gerard Pique of Spain during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Italy and Spain at Juventus Stadium in Turin.
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The winner in Madrid is likely to qualify automatically for Russia and consign the lose to the play-offs