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Italy Too Good for England

England 1- 2 Italy Marchisio 35′ Sturridge 37′ Balotelli 50′ For the first time in modern history England has entered a world cup without any hype. When they faced Italy  on Saturday they weren’t the favourites. Alarmingly for Italy, 1st choice keeper Buffon was declared unfit on the eve of the match and was replaced …

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World Cup 2014: Team Focus – Italy

Best: Winners 1934, 1938, 1982, 2006 Group: D (vs England, Uruguay, Costa Rica) Coach: Cesare Prandelli With Italian domestic football in a state of constant crisis after the 2006 Italian Football Scandal, the Azzuri must be going into this tournament with their heads in a bit of a mess. Coach Prandelli has done well to recover …

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