Italy face Finland in Tampere on Sunday.
On Finnish striker Pukki, Azzurri midfielder Jorginho said: “He is their most important player, but we should keep a close eye on all of them. Finland are not a surprise, as the quality of their players is evident and they work as a team.
“Pukki has a bit of everything, which makes him a complete striker. He times his runs well, is very intelligent in his positioning, runs hard, presses opponents and never stops moving.
“He protects the ball, can provide assists, he really is dangerous. It's no coincidence that he's the current Premier League top scorer."