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Roberto Mancini bizarrely confesses he accidentally left Giorgio Chiellini on the bench for 's draw with Bosnia as he didn't have his glasses on: 'It was my fault... they showed me the line-up and I just said it was fine' Roberto Mancini says he mistakenly left Giorgio Cheillini out of starting line-up  Francesco Acerbi started instead after Mancini mis-read the teamsheet Mancini admitted that he wasn't wearing his glasses when shown the lineup 

By Jeorge Bird For Mailonline

Published: 00:24 BST, 5 September 2020 | Updated: 02:29 BST, 5 September 2020

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manager Roberto Mancini has revealed that he mistakenly didn't start Giorgio Chiellini against Bosnia & Herzegovina as he didn't have his glasses on.

The Italian media widely expected experienced Juventus defender Chiellini to start in the Nations League game in Florence.

However, to much surprise, Lazio's Francesco Acerbi started instead as he won his seventh international cap. 

Roberto Mancini has revealed that he accidentally left Giorigio Chiellini on the bench vs Bosnia

Roberto Mancini has revealed that he accidentally left Giorigio Chiellini on the bench vs Bosnia

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