Giaccherini: 'Brazil underestimated me'
Emanuele Giaccherini revealed how he scored against Brazil. “Thiago Silva underestimated me.”
Prandelli: 'More audacious Azzurri'
Cesare Prandelli assures Italy “have to be more audacious” when taking on Spain in the Confederations Cup semi-final.
Julio Cesar: 'Italy goal chaos!'
Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar saw “chaos” on Giorgio Chiellini’s goal and is “happy” Roma are showing an interest.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Confederations over for Abate
Ignazio Abate is out of the Confederations Cup after dislocating his shoulder, while Riccardo Montolivo suffered a head injury.
Candreva wanted 'audacious Azzurri'
Antonio Candreva felt Italy “should’ve been more audacious” in the first half after a 4-2 defeat to Brazil.
Felipe Scolari believes Brazil “gained a lot of confidence” with their 4-2 victory over Italy and praised striker Fred.
Giaccherini: 'Brazil not unbeatable'
Emanuele Giaccherini feels regret that Italy were unable to pile the pressure on Brazil throughout. “They’re not unbeatable.”
Chiellini: 'We troubled Brazil'
Giorgio Chiellini insists Italy’s confidence has grown after their 4-2 defeat to Brazil. “We put them under serious pressure.”
Prandelli: 'Azzurri deserved draw'
Cesare Prandelli felt Italy deserved a draw against Brazil in tough circumstances and praised their “excellent reaction.”
Italy lose Selecao thriller
Italy fought hard, were unlucky and scored with Emanuele Giaccherini and Giorgio Chiellini, but were beaten 4-2 by Brazil.
Genoa give up on Cassano
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi has given up on Antonio Cassano “with regret. He’s in advanced talks with Parma.”
Italy make several changes and adopt a new system against Brazil, while Mario Balotelli goes toe-to-toe with Neymar.
De La: 'Cavani stays if he's a real man'
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis says Chelsea and Real Madrid target Edinson Cavani will stay if “he is a real man.”
Diamanti trequartista against Brazil?
Italy’s line-up against Brazil this evening could be a 4-2-3-1 rather than a 4-3-3, as Alessandro Diamanti tucks into a trequartista role.
Miccoli to 'clarify' Mafia investigation
Fabrizio Miccoli’s agent pledged to “clear everything up” after shocking reports he insulted a judge assassinated by the Mafia and is under investigation for extortion.
French newspapers claim Carlo Ancelotti will join Real Madrid after they pay €4.5m, as PSG pick Laurent Blanc.
Chievo win Discipline Cup, Juve last
Chievo have won the Discipline Cup as the best behaved side in Serie A this season, but Scudetto-winners Juventus finished last.
Canadian company to buy Bari
A Canadian pharameutical company has made an offer to buy out Serie B club Bari.
Military for Brazil-Italy match
The Brazilian Government has called in the military to help ensure safety in tonight’s game with Italy as protests continue to spread.
Felipe Anderson agent slams 'bandits'
Lazio’s attempts to sign Felipe Anderson are held up by third-party investors, who his agent today called “bandits.”
Cavani 'can't say no to Real or Chelsea'
Edinson Cavani again hinted at leaving Napoli. “Who could say no to Chelsea or Real Madrid?”
Sampdoria sign Wzolek
Sampdoria have signed Polish winger Pawel Wzolek on a free transfer from Polonia Warsaw.
Italians in U21 UEFA All-Stars
There are four Italians in the UEFA Under-21 Championship All-Star squad, including Marco Verratti and Fabio Borini.
Napoli 'great opportunity' for Mertens
PSV star Dries Mertens successfully passed his Napoli medical. “This is a great opportunity for him.”
David Villa agent on Viola interest
David Villa’s agent confirmed Fiorentina have “an interesting project” for the Barcelona striker and teammate Jonathan Dos Santos.
Osvaldo rejects Southampton move
There are reports Southampton offered €20m for Pablo Daniel Osvaldo, but the Roma striker does not want the Premier League.
El Shaarawy reveals injury woe
Stephan El Shaarawy warned he “won’t even be on the bench” against Brazil tonight due to an injury.
Roma buy Destro outright
Roma have officially bought Mattia Destro from Genoa for €4.5m, taking his total transfer fee to €16m.
Hernanes enjoys Candreva reunion
Hernanes is looking forward to challenging his Lazio teammate Antonio Candreva. “A month ago we celebrated, now we are opponents.”
'Optimism' on Cassano-Belfodil swap
Antonio Cassano and Matias Silvestre could join Parma in exchange for Ishak Belfodil by Monday. “We are very optimistic.”
Scolari: 'Neymar-Balotelli perfect'
Felipe Scolari admits he’d love to see a “perfect” Neymar-Mario Balotelli partnership as Brazil face Italy.
Caldirola follows Donati to Germany?
While Giulio Donati expresses how “happy” he is to join Bayer Leverkusen, his Inter and Under-21 teammate Luca Caldirola is courted by Werder Bremen.
Spurs close on Inter target Paulinho
Corinthians confirm negotiations with Tottenham for €20m Inter target Paulinho “are well underway.”
Mertens set for Napoli medical
Dries Mertens is expected to complete his transfer from PSV to Napoli for €9.5m this weekend.
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