Strong defence and fast break are the lethal weapons of ChievoVerona, that confirmed its feeling with Trofeo Beppe Viola, reaching the semi-finals for the fourth time in the last six editions of the International U17 tournament. After the elimination from the UEFA Champions League, the downward trend of AS Roma continues in Garda Trentino.
ChievoVerona prevailed with a 4-1 score, thanks to the goals marked by Bonini (5’ pt), Merci (3’ st), Florenzi (11’ st) and Bontempi (32’ st). AS Roma shortened the gap in the finale with a goal by Milanese (35’ st).
FC Partizan prevailed on Rappresentativa Trentino in the second match of the Group D, ended with a 2-1 score for the Serbian club. Partizan went up by two with Milivojevic (2’) and Amadori’s own goal. In the second half, Trentino scored one back with Toniotti (37’) for the final 2-1.
In addition to ChievoVerona, Atalanta conquered the semi-final with a 2-1 win against FC Torino. Atalanta enjoyed a beautiful start thanks to Antonio Reda’s two goals in the first 4 minutes. Toro’s pride was not enough in the second half, ended with a 2-1 score for Trofeo Beppe Viola’s 2016 and 2017 winners.
Brondby dominated USD Arco in the second match of the Group A with an eloquent 5-0 score.