WHAT THE PAPERS SAY...
Monday 16 June 2014

Record-breaking Italy, and not only on the pitch - 93% pass completion, not happened in the World Cup since 1966. 15 million viewers for a game at midnight, and the piazza’s full

Supermario praised, Prandelli wants more

Benzema (and Pogba), French on course

Masterpiece from Messi, Maracana on it’s feet

Buffon could return against Uruguay, for De Sciglio it’s more difficult

Ranocchia says no to Juventus - defender set for a renewal with Inter

Prandelli’s Italy - he has constructed a team that involves the people, 15 million watch the first game at midnight

Paletta to be dropped

Candreva set to leave Lazio

Messi, what a goal at the Maracana

France, historic goal using goal-line technology

Ronaldo plays, Loew leaves Klose out

Costa Rica believe, Campbell: “We’ll surprise you”

Inter-Mazzarri - no renewal, tension high

Napoli chase Mario Suarez

Darmian divides - the Torino right-back shocks the World with his performance, and starts a war of words. Chiellini: “He deserves more than Torino, he should play in the Champions League”, Cairo responds: “It’s clear that it takes more than a diploma to be intelligent, the Juventino should learn to respect our fans”

Prandelli: “A great debut, now let’s not ruin it”

Juventus move for River’s Balanta, and Cuadrado…

Inter in for Criscito, Milan, Rami with Banega