Marco Parolo rued hitting the crossbar against Sweden, but explained Italy “changed the tempo” to get a victory.
Eder reveals he prepared by training alone to get in shape for Euro 2016 and celebrated the goal that beat Sweden 1-0.
After beating Sweden 1-0, Antonio Conte noted “who would’ve expected that after two games Italy would qualify for the Round of 16?”
Eder scored at the 88th minute to give Italy a 1-0 victory over Sweden and secure qualification for the Euro 2016 Round of 16.
Sweden midfielder Albin Ekdal warned Giorgio Chiellini “can be a swine” on the pitch, “but everyone wants a player like that.”
Italy make just one change for their meeting with Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Sweden in Toulouse, introducing Alessandro Florenzi.
As Euro 2016 kicks into gear, which Italy stars will be attracting transfer interest from Premier League clubs this summer?
Join us for all the build-up and action from Italy’s second Euro 2016 match against Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Sweden.
Sweden star Zlatan Ibrahimovic expects 'an awesome match' against Italy: 'They are my second home, we must do our best'.
Reports confirm that Alessandro Florenzi will be fielded against Sweden, but Italy's remaining starters are unchanged.
Slovakia and Napoli star Marek Hamsik is impressed by Italy: 'I didn't expect such a team of fighters!'
Italy go into their second Euro 2016 game against Sweden with only one new player compared to Belgium, say reports.
CT Antonio Conte looks to quell hype around Italy - “feet on the ground, we’ve done nothing”.
Gigi Buffon warns Italy “historically have problems” in the second game of a major tournament.
Azzurri legend Gianni Rivera says Italy 'surprised everyone' against 'overconfident' Belgium at Euro 2016.
Incoming Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura was present at the match of future rival Albania against France.
Graziano Pelle has fully recovered and is available for Italy's Euro 2016 game against Sweden.
Albin Ekdal admits Sweden are “worried” about facing Italy at Euro 2016. “They are stronger than we expected.”
Belgium Coach Marc Wilmots sniped at Antonio Conte’s success. “The Italy Coach just has to rely on Juventus.”
Inter see Lazio raise Antonio Candreva’s price-tag to €25m as Antonio Conte’s Chelsea show an interest.
The Republic of Ireland could miss Jon Walters for their Euro 2016 game against Italy with an Achilles injury.
There could be at least three changes to the Italy line-up against Sweden on Friday, bringing in Alessandro Florenzi, Thiago Motta and Simone Zaza.
Alessandro Florenzi sees many pundits “eating their words” but Italy will “leave the talking to others”.
Antonio Candreva warns Italy “are not qualified yet” ahead of Friday’s clash with Sweden.
Hungarian Viktor Kassai will be the referee for Italy’s game with Sweden on Friday.