AZZURRI

Japan boss Alberto Zaccheroni will go back to Asia to discuss his future with the national team.
A Swedish football fan has won over €1,000 thanks to Luis Suarez’s bite on Giorgio Chiellini yesterday.
The Gazzetta dello Sport lead with the claim that the Italy squad was at odds with Mario Balotelli and Antonio Cassano for the entire World Cup.
Reports in the Italian Press this morning suggest that the Azzurri’s loss to Uruguay on Tuesday will be the last action for several players.
FIFA have revealed that disciplinary proceedings against Luis Suarez have been opened after his bite on Giorgio Chiellini.
Daniele De Rossi slammed Mario Balotelli. “We need real men, not Panini stickers or characters.”
Uruguay captain Diego Lugano incredibly blamed Giorgio Chiellini for the Luis Suarez bite. “His attitude is worst of all.”
Cesare Prandelli urged clubs to help Italian football improve, but also accused fans and media. “We were almost ashamed.”
Luis Suarez told Uruguay media about the bite on Giorgio Chiellini. “These things happen in the box.”
Roberto Mancini, Massimiliano Allegri, Luciano Spalletti and Alberto Zaccheroni are candidates for Italy Coach.
Uruguay Coach Oscar Washington Tabarez defended Luis Suarez’s bite on Giorgio Chiellini against “cheap morality.”
Cesare Prandelli explained his Italy resignation, noting Mario Balotelli was “part of the project” that failed.
Cesare Prandelli has resigned as Italy Coach. “The technical project failed and it’s only right I take responsibility.”
Luis Suarez said Uruguay “worked incredibly hard” to beat Italy and secure their World Cup progress.
Italy crashed out of the World Cup with a 1-0 defeat to Uruguay, but who takes the blame and which players kept their pride?
Gigi Buffon said this was “a very sad day for Italy as a nation. It’s a day of failure, there’s no point denying it.”
Giorgio Chiellini thinks FIFA won’t punish Luis Suarez for biting him, “as they need their stars to play in the World Cup.”
Cesare Prandelli said the referee “ruined the game,” criticised Mario Balotelli and confessed his Italy future is in doubt.
Uruguay knocked Italy out of the World Cup with controversy, as Claudio Marchisio was harshly sent off and Luis Suarez bit Giorgio Chiellini.
Gigi Buffon sent a message to fans ahead of Italy’s crunch World Cup match with Uruguay. “Leave divisions aside.”
As expected, Mario Balotelli and Ciro Immobile start up front for Italy against Uruguay in what should be a 3-5-2- formation.
Uruguay defender Diego Godin says it would be disrespectful to say his team are over-reliant on Luis Suarez.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli promises his team will fight for every ball and put up a battle against Uruguay this afternoon.
Jose Mourinho believes Italy should take a pragmatic approach against Uruguay in today’s do or die World Cup clash.
Former Italy World Cup winner Antonio Cabrini has called for the Azzurri to show positivity against Uruguay today.