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Injury clouds Euro champs Italy's 0-0 draw with Turkey

Italy have stuttered to a 0-0 draw at home to Turkey in the first of two warm-up matches before they begin their European Championship defence.

Tuesday's clash was overshadowed by a serious-looking injury to Turkey defender Ozan Kabak, who appears more than likely to miss the Euro 2024 tournament, which kicks off in Germany on June 14.

Kabak, who plays for Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga, was stretchered off shortly before halftime after injuring his right knee.

The 24-year-old fell awkwardly following a challenge with Italy forward Mateo Retegui.

Turkey play their opening Euro 2024 match against Georgia on June 18 before facing Portugal and Czechia.

There were few real goalscoring opportunities, Italy's best chance coming with the last piece of action of the first half as Bryan Cristante headed a corner onto the post.

Retegui wasted a good opportunity in the 59th minute when he opted for an acrobatic overhead kick that sailed over the bar.

Juventus midfielder Nicolo Fagioli was brought on shortly afterwards for his Italy comeback after recently returning from a seven-month ban for betting violations.

Italy have another friendly, against Bosnia-Herzegovina on Sunday, before kicking off their title defence against Albania on June 15.

Portugal eased to a 4-2 win over Finland without superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.

Portugal coach Roberto Martinez had already said Ronaldo would miss his country's first two friendlies - against Finland and Croatia - to go on a mini-break with his family as the season only recently ended in Saudi Arabia.

He could return for the final warm-up against Ireland.

Portugal dominated against Finland and Bruno Fernandes put them 3-0 up in the 55th minute following Ruben Dias's opener and a Diogo Jota penalty on the stroke of halftime.

Teemu Pukki got Finland back into the match with two goals in four minutes before Fernandes made it 4-2.

Austria were in firm control from the start as they beat Serbia 2-1.

Patrick Wimmer latched onto Christoph Baumgartner's through ball to fire Austria ahead in the 10th minute,

Baumgartner got on the scoresheet himself three minutes later in a dominant first half for the hosts.

Strahinja Pavlovic reduced the deficit with a header in the 35th minute.

Hungary's 14-match unbeaten run was ended by a 2-1 loss to Ireland.

Substitute Troy Parrott broke from his own half to pounce in stoppage time to hand Ireland the surprise win.

Adam Idah had headed Ireland in front in the 36th minute but Adam Lang leveled four minutes later.

Romania midfielder Dennis Man had a penalty saved as his team drew 0-0 against Bulgaria, while Switzerland thrashed Estonia 4-0 and Slovenia beat Armenia 2-1.