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Guys, can you please explain me why the f***k should Italy play against dangerous Spain at this stage whereas Other group winners has to play 3 placed teams. Is this the reward for winning the group. Then Italy should not have won the group.
it's the stupid 24 team setup. There isn't enough groups to make it even. We are just unlucky to face a runner up.
http://www.espnfcasia.com/european-championship/story/2899260/spain-lose-to-croatia-and-will-face-italy-in-loaded-half-of-euro-2016-bracket

@Juvefan hope this article n video help...
well...when the going get tough, the tough gets going

that's all i saw from Italy performance vs Spain last night
Italy Vs. Spain, rematch of 2008 & 2012....in order to be a champions you have to beat the champions...in Conte we trust....Forza Italia....!!!
Italy have appointed former Torino boss Giampiero Ventura as head coach following the conclusion of Euro 2016 up until the end of the 2018 World Cup.

http://www.espnfcasia.com/team/italy/162/index
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here's a better highlight for our final warm up match vs Finland b4 we head to Euro 2016.....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yw-kaErf1_E
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I don't get it. I like Conte, but why take giaccherini and sturaro?!? Jorginho is much better in my opinion. Also, Zaza is nothing special. Would much rather Balo. I know he has a dip in form but let's be serious... If we are in a pinch, I'd much rather see Balo in there then zaza, sturaro, etc. sturaro could almost be blamed entirely for Juve's champions league exit. He choked like no other and turned the ball over every time he touched it... :(
and not forget he gave No. 10 to Thiago Motta....that's sum it all about the squad....god bless Azzurri...!
it's because Balo can no longer be tolerated especially in Conte's squad. He needs fighters and runners and Zaza fits.

Sturaro also scored vs Bayern, but he is young. I would have liked Jorginho in there because Marchisio and Verratti are out, but this is Conte.
The full squad:

Goalkeepers: Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus), Federico Marchetti (Lazio), Salvatore Sirigu (Paris Saint-Germain)

Defenders: Andrea Barzagli (Juventus), Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus), Giorgio Chiellini (Juventus), Angelo Ogbonna (West Ham)

Midfielders: Federico Bernardeschi (Fiorentina), Antonio Candreva (Lazio), Matteo Darmian (Manchester United), Daniele De Rossi (Roma), Mattia De Sciglio (AC Milan), Stephan El Shaarawy (Roma), Alessandro Florenzi (Roma), Emanuele Giaccherini (Bologna), Thiago Motta (Paris Saint-Germain), Marco Parolo (Lazio), Stefano Sturaro (Juventus)

Forwards: Eder (Inter), Ciro Immobile (Torino), Lorenzo Insigne (Napoli), Graziano Pelle (Southampton), Simone Zaza (Juventus)

http://www.espnfcasia.com/italy/story/2883900/italy-include-juventus-stefano-sturaro-in-euro-2016-squad-over-napolis-jorginho
Players to miss out on Euro 2016 due to injury so far:

Perin
Marchisio
Verratti
not looking good man.....hope conte bring back some old guns Totti, Pirlo...with a mixture of some young talent and experience player to calm things abit....no Montolivo pls....Totti is on form now
With Euro 2016 on the horizon, Mina Rzouki looks at how Italy are shaping up for the tournament this summer.

Projected starting XI
Buffon; Bonucci, Barzagli, Chiellini; Florenzi, Marchisio, Verratti, Darmian; Candreva, Zaza, El Shaarawy

http://www.espnfcasia.com/team/italy/162/blog/post/2834959/euro-2016-italy-preview-finds-azzurri-light-in-attack

Def u really need BBC backing up Buffon, as for the Mid still acceptable....not sure about the Att...is this the best we have? Zaza is good as subs....should we bring Balo back?
group of death...yay!
We will play 3 draws and once again get eliminated without losing a game.
we always end up in group of death....but anyway....let's keep our finger cross and have faith in our team....and non the less, in Conte we trust!

Forza Azzurri...!!!


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Graziano Pellè says he and his team-mates are unfazed by having to play Spain in the last 16 of Euro 2016 because Italy ‘don’t have a problem with pressure’
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The Republic of Ireland defender suffered a life-threatening injury during training in 2010 but on Wednesday night he was a rock against Italy as Martin O’Neill’s side reached the last 16
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Croatia’s win over Spain puts them top of the pile, hosts France fail to impress with the pressure off, and Germany show inconsistent flashes of brilliance
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Robbie Brady scored with an 85th-minute header to earn Republic of Ireland a 1-0 win over Italy and progress to the last 16 at Euro 2016
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Both Martin O’Neill and Robbie Brady confessed their emotions were all over the place as the Republic of Ireland beat Italy to book a place in the last 16 of Euro 2016
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A weakened Azzurri still looked to have the nous to shut out Ireland and send them home, but Martin O’Neill’s gameplan worked to perfection to book a last-16 clash with France
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