Antonio Conte hinted Daniele De Rossi could start for Italy, but warned Germany are “the most complete team in the world.”
Bayer Leverkusen director and ex-Roma star Rudi Völler tips Germany to beat Italy in the Euro 2016 quarter-final tomorrow.
Miroslav Klose gives Germany advice ahead of the Italy game - “Italian defenders often hold you, and they do it well”.
Daniele De Rossi took part in Italy’s afternoon training session, but he’s unlikely to start against Germany.
Daniele De Rossi is almost certainly out of Germany-Italy, as he missed training again this morning.
Germany Coach Joachim Löw calls Italy “artists of defence” ahead of their meeting on Saturday.
Alessandro Del Piero believes Italy “have everything we need” to win Euro 2016.
Dino Zoff hopes Gigi Buffon can emulate him by winning the European Championships and the World Cup with Italy.
Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco is confident ahead of Germany-Italy - “we’ll win”.
Mattia De Sciglio admits Italy CT Antonio Conte “would be on the pitch with us if he could”.
Italy defender Mattia De Sciglio expects a “harder, more difficult game” against Germany.
Germany defender Benedikt Höwedes admits to being “surprised” by Italy at Euro 2016.
Luca Toni calls Germany “a strong team” but “they’re favourites whenever they meet Italy and we have always beaten them…”
Jerome Boateng expects 'a heck of a game' for Italy-Germany, and reassures his fitness conditions are fine.
Germany midfielder Toni Kroos admits Italy will be 'our biggest test' but remains 'optimistic'.
Germany team manager Olivier Bierhoff expects 'a battle' against Italy, but warns the players are 'focused and determined'.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte has identified three possible weaknesses in Germany as he prepares a plan.
Milan declare that Mattia De Sciglio is not for sale and refuse a €15m offer by Napoli.
Torino's Brazilian-born Bruno Peres reveals that he turned down an offer to play for Italy to keep Brazil an open option.
Thomas Muller claims Germany are 'objective' about facing Italy: 'They could throw us out, but we're confident'.
Germany's Thomas Muller warns that 'Italy and their defence can be beaten', and remembers scoring against Gianluigi Buffon.
Marco Parolo could take up Daniele De Rossi's defensive midfield role in Italy-Germany, whilst Stefano Sturaro will play further forward.
Italy are 'tough luck for any opponent', says Christian Vieri, who also praises the BBC defence and 'madman' Gianluigi Buffon.
Christian Vieri released an extensive interview discussing every detail of Italy striker Graziano Pelle: 'He plays for the team and fears no-one.'
Former striker Christian Vieri says the Azzurri 'reignited everyone's faith' and praises Coach Antonio Conte: 'Tactically, he's extremely well prepared'.