Billy Sharp sends message to Southampton striker

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Billy Sharp has tweeted his congratulations to Southampton striker Graziano Pelle after his goal for Italy last night.

Billy Sharp has sent a message of congratulations to Southampton striker Graziano Pelle after the Italian scored on his debut last night.

 

The 29-year-old striker was rewarded with his first Italy cap after his fine form for the Saints throughout the opening of the campaign and he did not disappoint.

The former Feyenoord man tapped in his maiden goal for his nation in the first-half to help his side to a 1-0 victory over Malta.

It caps off a brilliant start to the season for Pelle, who is sure to be enjoying life on the South-Coast.

The striker has fitted in with consummate ease at the Saints and has been a major reason behind the side's good form.

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