Spain's right-back Juanfran admits 'Italy were better than us' but thinks 'it would've been fairer if we drew and went into extra time'.
Italian Federation president Carlo Tavecchio says Italy's next rivals 'are Germany, and they intimidate anyone, but so do we.'
Carlo Tavecchio praises Italy teamwork in spite of the 'dearth of talents' after they beat Spain 2-0.
Italy will face Germany in the Euro 2016 quarter-finals, along with Poland-Portugal, Wales-Belgium and France-Iceland.
Germany Coach Joachim Löw said the quarter-final with Italy is “between the two teams who played the best football at Euro 2016.”
Gigi Buffon warns it will be very tough in the quarter-final against Germany, but Italy “were vastly underrated” with Spain.
Italy came away with an exceptional win, finally beating Spain after 22 years. Edo Dalmonte rates the Azzurri heroes.
Vicente Del Bosque confessed “Italy were the better team and I wish them the best,” but it’s not the end of an era for Spain.
Eder credited Antonio Conte with instilling extraordinary belief and tactical nous as Italy swept Spain aside 2-0.
Graziano Pellè joked with David De Gea for a “miracle” that meant he had to wait until stoppages to score against Spain.
Spain star Andres Iniesta concedes “Italy were the most effective side in the decisive moments of the match.”
Vicente Del Bosque said Spain “tried everything, but today was Italy’s day” after a 2-0 result at Euro 2016.
Leonardo Bonucci said Italy “are not just a selection, we are a team. We played beautiful football” to beat Spain 2-0.
Emanuele Giaccherini revealed his pre-match team talk and Antonio Conte’s preparation as Italy beat Spain 2-0.
Giorgio Chiellini assures “the good stuff starts now” after Italy beat Spain 2-0 to set up a Euro 2016 quarter-final with Germany.
Antonio Conte “proved Italy are not about Catenaccio” after beating European Champions Spain 2-0.
Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pellè gave Italy a magnificent 2-0 victory over Spain to set up a Euro 2016 quarter-final against Germany.
Claudio Marchisio assured Italy “want to end the Spain taboo” at Euro 2016 today and “put up with a lot of criticism.”
Italy look to Alessandro Florenzi, Graziano Pellè and Eder against Alvaro Morata’s unchanged Spain in the Euro 2016 Round of 16.
Rafa Benitez gave his tactical analysis of Italy v Spain at Euro 2016. “La Roja must keep possession and an eye over their shoulders.”
Join us for the build-up and action as Italy take on Spain in the Euro 2016 knockout round – another setback or revenge for 2012?
A suspect package has been found close to the Stade de France, where Italy play Spain this evening.
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan assures “I’m very happy where I am” amidst Chelsea links.
Roberto Donadoni believes Italy “have all the weapons to do well” against Spain this evening.
Italy's Federico Bernardeschi has fully recovered after taking a knock against Ireland and will be available against Spain.