Italy coach Antonio Conte praised his team and claimed they were on the right path following their 2-0 win against Norway.
Simone Zaza opened his Italy account as the Azzurri kicked off their European qualifiers with a 2-0 victory over Norway.
Cyprus shocked Bosnia and Herzegovina with an away win in their European qualifier, while Iceland thrashed Turkey.
Juventus' veteran playmaker Andrea Pirlo announced on Monday that he will continue to play for Italy.
Emanuele Giaccherini 'feels good' at Sunderland, ruling out a move in the near future, but admits to 'homesickness'.
Antonio Conte was pleased with the battling qualities displayed by his Italy side in their 2-0 triumph over Netherlands.