Source: Gazzetta dello Sport – Stefano Boldrini – Data by Transfermarkt
“Compared to 2006 and 2010 we are stronger, younger and full of enthusiasm. Italy is a fantastic team but we can beat them. We are a good group with the right mix of experience and freshness. We want start the World Cup well also to repay the trust of our fans.”
Roy Hodgson, the coach of England, is confident of winning tonight as well:
“We studied Italy since the day of the draw. They are a good team with many good players, but we are in a great physical condition and we want to win.”
Full interview here!