last third of the matches in Group E on Wednesday late evening closed elementary stage of this year’s football European Championship in France. 21.00 enroll in Lille Italy against Ireland and Sweden Nice to Belgium.
Italians are the only ones they already have some process in eight out of first place in the account have six points after defeating the Belgians (0: 2) and Sweden (1: 0) and still neinkasovali. With Ireland met at the European Championship four years ago and enjoyed their won 2: 0 goals Antonio Cassano and Mario Balotelli.
Italians from the previous thirteen games between eight won, drew three and lost two – last June 7, 2011 in the pre-duel 0: 2nd “It is not a meaningless duel is bad like this to talk about it. It’s a very important game in all aspects and also because even do not think about who we meet in the round of last. We must concentrate, we want to finish the group with a gain of nine points.”
“I do not have world stars Hazard or Ibrahimovic, but other characteristics may be other teams do not. Without exaggerating, I think we have the best defense in the world. The Irish are known for the fact that they can submit a team performance and are left on the field everything. As always, It will be a physically demanding match, “he told the official website of UEFA Italian defensive midfielder Daniele de Rossi.
Ireland during the prior-E group received only one point and to have a chance to advance to the decommissioning of fighting, more needs to be overcome. “We must bring an exercise in which we put all our energy. We can not allow the Italians to control the game and dominate. We will try to win the ball as soon as possible and if we will succeed, we can think of to win. The opponent falls within the favorites, your chances mostly used. In the past we have already mastered a few good match with Italy, so I believe we can make a pimple, “said the Irish striker Robbie Keane .
Wednesday’s other Group E between Sweden and Belgium could be safely described as the direct approach the Round. Belgians have to account three points, one Swedes. Northerners, although even if do not have to celebrate the victory of direct action, but only if the Irish outclassed the Italians. Just eight Belgians on the tie.
“It will be crucial for us that we not focus too much on Ibrahimovic, but the entire Swedish team. Against the Swedes have already played this year (June 1, won Belgium in preparation 2: 0, Ed.), Ibrahimovic is a player like everyone else. of course, a great quality, but we also have some great footballers who may take care of the difference. Against the Swedes have to repeat the performance from the match with the Irish people, “said the Belgian winger Kevin de Bruyne .
Swedish team star and world football Zlatan Ibrahimovic has so far in the tournament troubled, yet he failed to score even a shot on goal is. It has three attempts beyond the three goalpost. “He had a bit of bad luck. Hopefully it can demonstrate against Belgium. It is not so that they would not create chances, but so far he failed to hit the target. Nevertheless it does not look to be under pressure. It is quiet and still joking,” said Swedish defender Martin Olsson .
Adds a teammate Sebastian Larsson , “I must be honest, Belgium is more individual than we do. Eden Hazard and Kevin De Bruyne are very talented and powerful in battles one on one. It will be difficult to stop them. A front have great shooter Romela Lukaku.”