Friday December 6 2013
Capello on Italy's group

Russia Coach Fabio Capello has revealed what his gameplan would be if he was the Italy boss going into the World Cup.

The Azzurri were drawn alongside Uruguay, England and Costa Rica for next summer’s tournament, but play all their games in humid northern cities.

“Italy are playing in the north,” he told Sky Sport Italia. “They have to use the ball well, because as has been said before – the ball does not sweat.”

Capello then commented on Russia’s group with Korea Republic, Belgium and Algeria.

“No game is easy at the World Cup. But Korea and Belgium worry me because of their speed.”

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