AZZURRI

Salvatore Sirigu reveals Gigi Buffon “reassured” him before his World Cup debut against England.
Roy Hodgson found it “tough to accept that we have lost” against Italy and has faith England can still qualify.
Cesare Prandelli said Italy put in “an epic performance” to beat England, but warned Mario Balotelli “can do much more.”
Giorgio Chiellini reveals Italy had “prepared a completely different approach and line-up” against England.
Italy opened their 2014 World Cup campaign with an entertaining 2-1 win over England. Sam Lewis runs through those who impressed.
Claudio Marchisio “had hallucinations” due to the heat in Manaus, but still scored in Italy’s 2-1 win over England.
Mario Balotelli described the “unique emotion” of scoring in a World Cup to beat England 2-1.
Daniele De Rossi was impressed by Italy’s World Cup debutants and revealed the strain of facing England in Manaus.
England captain Steven Gerrard concedes Italy “found an extra gear” in their 2-1 World Cup victory.
Cesare Prandelli admits Italy “suffered” for their victory over England, praised Mario Balotelli and blasted FIFA.
Mario Balotelli and Claudio Marchisio secured Italy’s 2-1 win over England, as the Azzurri also hit the woodwork twice.
Andrea Pirlo will be Italy captain against England, but FIFA decided there won’t be any time-outs in Manaus.
Alessandro Del Piero feels substitutes could be key for Italy against England tonight.
Salvatore Sirigu and Gabriel Paletta start due to injuries, as Italy take on an all-attack England with Raheem Sterling and Danny Welbeck.
Cesare Prandelli said Italy have problems against England, but “can overcome all the obstacles.”
It’s reported England will take advantage of Italy’s injury woes by adopting an all-attack system with Raheem Sterling and Danny Welbeck.
Uruguay don’t risk Luis Suarez against Costa Rica, so Diego Forlan starts with Edinson Cavani and Walter Gargano.
Police gave the all clear after a suspect package was found in a car ahead of Italy’s World Cup game with England.
Gigi Buffon “thought he had broken everything, but will get away with a few days of treatment,” revealed his sister.
Gigi Buffon wished Salvatore Sirigu the best of luck, but hinted he could “miss another World Cup” due to injury.
Mario Balotelli called for “all Italians to be united” and set aside “hate, jealousy and contempt” at the World Cup.
Gianluigi Buffon is out of Italy’s World Cup opener with England tonight, so Salvatore Sirigu starts in goal.
If Salvatore Sirigu starts against England tonight for the injured Gigi Buffon, it’ll be his second competitive cap.
There is “pessimism” filtering through from the Italy camp over Gigi Buffon’s chances of facing England tonight.
Fabio Cannavaro predicts a draw between Italy and England, but the Azzurri “have to focus on winning the World Cup.”