The Azzurri ties Croatia; Still alive in Euro Cup 2012

The Azzurri tied with Croatia in a 1-1 game today and still alive in Group C inside the Euro Cup 2012. The goals were scored by Andrea Pirlo for Italy and Mario Mandzukic for Croatia.
Italy took the lead in the first half but didn't keep conducive inside the 75' with Croatia's persistence to tie the game.
The Italian coach, Cesare Prandelli, stated that his team must learn how to close the victory. On the other hand, the coach added they are still alive inside tournament and also have a good possibility to advance on.
The coach also recognized the truth that the Italian team was criticized because of their insufficient endurance inside other half. Prandelli noted that they did lack some fresh legs within the game through the press conference after the game.
'We played against an read more incredibly physical team, but we played much better than they did,' said the Azzurri coach.
Andrea Pirlo was very festive when he scored in the 39', but looked very frusterated at the end of the action.
'We ought to keep going,' said the Juventus FC player, Andrea Pirlo. He continued by proclaiming that 'it didn't matter he was the gamer of the game for his team. The only importance is to buy on the quarter finals.'
Again, Italy played with three defenders'a new strategy that Prandelli is applying because of this tournament since he suffered the loss of many starting players to injuries and players being subpoenaed in Italy for match fixing and gambling scandals.
Both games, up to now in the tournament, have experienced a similar results. Italy arrives scoring first, but can't quite retain the victory. The positive side is niagra new strategy was not a catastrophe.
The new Prandelli attack has been working decently for Italy given that they check it out for the Champions of the World, Spain, and Croatia that's ranked one of the top within the FIFA rankings.

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