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Italian Paper Talk: ‘Italia, Oh Yes!’ World Cup Begins With Triumph

Costa Rica humiliate Uruguay, next up for Italy.

All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Italy as the ‘Italian lions’ start the World Cup with a battling 2-1 victory over England in Manaus.

Prima PaginaImage courtesy of La Gazzetta dello Sport.

– Buffon crocked.

– How many games will he have to miss? The Italy goalkeeper hurt his ankle in the final training session before the debut.

– Tests rule out the worst, but there is still pain.

– ‘I’ll be there for the next one,’ he says optimistically.

– Costa Rica surprise as they take down Uruguay. Plus the ‘Italian’ Colombia beat Greece 3-0 with a super Cuadrado.

– Argentina: Messi for the third attempt at a World Cup performance.

– His partner is Aguero against Bosnia.

– Spain are shaken, but Del Bosque insists ‘it’s just a hangover’.

 

Image courtesy of Corriere dello Sport.

– Italia oh yes!

– Great victory over England on their World Cup debut in Manaus.

– Marchisio and Sturridge on target, after the break Balotelli is decisive.

– Candreva and Darmian impress.

– Buffon risks having to miss the next game too.

– Costa Rica humiliate Uruguay and wait for us…

– Spain collapse, Diego Costa loses his place.

 

Image courtesy of Tuttosport.

– ‘Italian Lions’.

– Our Brazilian World Cup begins with a triumph.

– Marchisio nad Balotelli take down England 2-1 in Manaus.

– Extraordinary Costa Rica flatten a disappointing Uruguay: 3-1.

– Colombia unstoppable, Greece beaten 3-0.

– Juventus-Barcelona: Sanchez, but not for Pogba.

– New offer for Morata.

– Drogba prepared to lower his wages.

– Toro move for Fausto Rossi and test Seferovic.

– Apoli take on Inter for M’Vila.

– Milan have 17 players who need to be placed somewhere.

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