Italy failed to qualify for the world cup in Russia for the first time in 50 years

Did goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon and coach Gianpiero Ventura feature in their last Italy game together?

The Italian national team known as the Azzuris have failed to qualify for the Fifa world cup in Russia .

The Italians were held to a goaless draw by Sweden in Italy after losing the first leg in Sweden by a loan goal . It will be the first time in 50 years that Italy will be missing at the word cup .