AZZURRI

Belgium defender Jan Vertonghen tried to look on the bright side after a 2-0 defeat to Italy. “We showed we are a good team.”
Thibaut Courtois felt Belgium were “tactically outclassed” by Italy in their 2-0 Euro 2016 opener in Lyon.
Gigi Buffon said Italy have “the kind of unity you can rarely see in any other team” after beating fancied Belgium 2-0.
Emanuele Giaccherini described his goal against Belgium and an emotional dedication from the Italy midfielder.
Marco Parolo gave insight into his remarkable work-rate. “I come from a family of cycling enthusiasts, running is in my DNA.”
Leonardo Bonucci explained his Pirlo-esque pass and the importance of repetition in training as Italy beat Belgium 2-0.
Antonio Conte praised Italy’s “unity” after a 2-0 victory over Belgium and joked about his celebratory cut lip.
Emanuele Giaccherini and a last-gasp Graziano Pelle' counter gave Italy the perfect start to Euro 2016, beating Group E seeds Belgium 2-0.
The Republic of Ireland scored an own goal as Sweden scraped a 1-1 draw in the Group E opener.
Italy start Eder, Daniele De Rossi and Matteo Darmian with Graziano Pellè against Belgium’s Radja Nainggolan and Eden Hazard.
Join us for the build-up and action from Italy’s Euro 2016 opener against Belgium in Lyon.
Claudio Ranieri feels “this Italy side has the same spirit as my Leicester City,” but has no intention of being Azzurri boss one day.
Leonardo Bonucci admits Italy are “less frightening” but aims “to get to at least the Quarter-Finals”.
Veteran Gennaro Gattuso says ahead of tonight's Italy-Belgium game that 'Antonio Conte is among the best Coaches in the world'.
Sweden captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he 'feels stronger every year' as he prepares to face the Republic of Ireland, in the same group as the Azzurri
Switzerland international Valon Behrami thinks the Azzurri are 'too pessimistic, you have the right formation to hurt Belgium'.
Eder and Graziano Pelle look set to start for Italy, while Belgium will field Marouane Fellaini in their Euro 2016 opener.
Ex-Milan and Italy defender Alessandro Costacurta believes Antonio Conte is “the best Coach at Euro 2016.”
Gigi Buffon is well aware this is his final European Championship and has the experience to enjoy it. “We can prove ourselves.”
Antonio Conte wants “no regrets” and expects Belgium v Italy to be “one of the most interesting games of Euro 2016.”
Mattia De Sciglio revealed the biggest jokers in the Italy squad, Paolo Maldini inspiration and why he’ll never be a Coach.
Marc Wilmots admits Italy could “invent something unexpected” on a tactical level, but Belgium are ready for them.
Eden Hazard can’t wait to face Antonio Conte and Gigi Buffon, but hopes Belgium get “at least a draw” with Italy.
Enzo Scifo warns “Italy will cause Belgium problems” in Lyon tomorrow evening.
Italy had their final training session today ahead of tomorrow night’s clash with Belgium and Antonio Conte is making surprise changes.