Semi-finalist profile: Italy

Expectations may have been low following a bumpy preparation, but Italy have slowly moved through the gears and are now eyeing a third UEFA European Championship final.

Features

  • Highlights: Six memorable EURO extra-time winners

    Highlights: Six memorable EURO extra-time winners

    With the tournament now into the knockout stage, see how dramatic goals, including strikes by Michel Platini, Oliver Bierhoff, David Trezeguet, gave their teams extra-time glory.
  • Payet, Kroos, Lukaku? Who will make your Daily 7s team?

    Payet, Kroos, Lukaku? Who will make your Daily 7s team?

    With no restrictions on who you can pick and a brand new game every matchday, Daily 7s is the fantasy game with a twist. Choose your team ahead of the next round of games, challenge friends and give yourself the chance to win some great prizes.
  • Highlights: Italy v Spain down the years

    Highlights: Italy v Spain down the years

    As two superpowers meet in the round of 16 at the Stade de France, watch highlights of the five previous EURO meetings between Italy and Spain, including their clash in the final four years ago.
  • Watch all of Ronaldo’s EURO goals from 2004 to 2012

    Watch all of Ronaldo’s EURO goals from 2004 to 2012

    After Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score at four different EUROs, see all five of his goals at tournaments before UEFA EURO 2016.
  • Highlights: EURO penalty shoot-out heroes

    Highlights: EURO penalty shoot-out heroes

    See memorable saves from six goalkeepers who have helped their teams win memorable EURO shoot-outs, featuring Peter Schmeichel, Iker Casillas and Rüştü Reçber.
  • The day at EURO: 10 June

    The day at EURO: 10 June

    We review the opening day as Dimitri Payet struck a fantastic winner for France against Romania, while we hear from the likes of Wayne Rooney and Granit Xhaka ahead of Saturday’s matches at UEFA EURO 2016.
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      Chiellini on facing former team-mate Morata

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    • Matchwinner Quaresma praises Portugal's patience

      Matchwinner Quaresma praises Portugal's patience

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    • Rakitić sadness after Croatia defeat

      Rakitić sadness after Croatia defeat

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    • Cahill: You have to beat big guns to go far

      Cahill: You have to beat big guns to go far

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    • Gómez: Germany won’t underestimate Slovakia

      Gómez: Germany won’t underestimate Slovakia

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    • Brady: Team sprit has been key to Irish success

      Brady: Team sprit has been key to Irish success

      25/06/20160:25
    • Bale: Moment of quality made the difference

      Bale: Moment of quality made the difference

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    • Błaszczykowski hails 'historic' moment

      Błaszczykowski hails 'historic' moment

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    • McGovern reflects on 'unbelievable experience'

      McGovern reflects on 'unbelievable experience'

      25/06/20160:17
    • Shaqiri bemoans Swiss luck

      Shaqiri bemoans Swiss luck

      25/06/20160:24
    • Dzsudzsák: ‘Everything seems like a dream’

      Dzsudzsák: ‘Everything seems like a dream’

      24/06/20160:23
    • Polish pair reveal their defensive secrets

      Polish pair reveal their defensive secrets

      24/06/20161:20
    • Highlights: Portugal v Croatia 20 years on

      Highlights: Portugal v Croatia 20 years on

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    • Lafferty: Bale's chances of scoring? He's not faced McGovern!

      Lafferty: Bale's chances of scoring? He's not faced McGovern!

      24/06/20160:13
    • Bale can’t wait for all-British Paris showdown

      Bale can’t wait for all-British Paris showdown

      24/06/20160:18
    • Ronaldo, Pogba, Lewandowski? Fantasy Football Show Episode Four

      Ronaldo, Pogba, Lewandowski? Fantasy Football Show Episode Four

      23/06/20164:36
    • Brady 'lost for words' after Ireland escape act

      Brady 'lost for words' after Ireland escape act

      23/06/20160:29
    • Ronaldo: We were out of EURO three times

      Ronaldo: We were out of EURO three times

      23/06/20160:32
    • Sigurdsson excited for ‘perfect’ England tie

      Sigurdsson excited for ‘perfect’ England tie

      23/06/20160:16
    • Watch Ibrahimović announce his retirement

      Watch Ibrahimović announce his retirement

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