Italy has qualified for Euro 2016 after they win seven games and three drawing result. This is the winner team from group H with four points from Croatia as second winner. The home wins 1-0 over malta and Bulgaria, Azerbaijan victory has lead them into finishing Euro 2016 line. The Italy coach Antonio Conte reduce his poor relation with Juventus former club by playing Claudio Marchisio that return injured after Italy duty. The cautious and labored times in the bedding of youth player does not make as blockage to defeat Azerbaijan. The Italy trio defensive from Juventus that consist of Gianluigi Buffon, Giorgio Chiellini and Leonardo Bonucci is the remaining Italy crucial player. The tactic that Italy plays for the Euro 2016 under Conte will play for aggressive and pressing game with fade after an hour. The players such as Eden hazard and Graziano Pelle will be the big and little man that play alternatively in late with Antonio Candreva and collaborated with Alesandro Florenzi in the plank. Gianluigi Buffon is the Italy captain team that record 154-cap holder and emulate Dino zoff that play in World Cup at age 40th.
In Euro 2016, this team wills against the group of death that content with Belgium, Ireland and Sweden. With this group, Italy needs to make great strategy if they consider winning and going to 16 stages. The match record from Italy opponent can be reference for them to revenge and win the match. In starting Euro 2016, Belgium defeat Italy with 3-1 for friendly match. This becomes the 4th victory of Belgium over Italy team from their 21st meeting. The Italy record with republic of Ireland was when these team met for first time in Euro 2012 in Poznan. Italy win 2-0 with goals from the bad boy Mario Balotelli and Antonio Cassano. In 1994 Republic Ireland defeat Italy in same score line in World Cup group stage. The last meeting from Italy Vs Sweden is when the team play friendly match in November 2009 with Giorgio Chielline score the single goal created. In UEFA Euro 2000, Italy ends up Sweden ambition in 2-1 group stage.
Italy Euro championship tournament history achieves the best when they win championship with Yugoslavia beat in EURO 1968 in Rome. At this period, the final only restricted into four team and runner up twice. In Euro 2000, they defeat Holland in semi final penalties and get 1-0 in final in injury time with France as opponent. In Euro 2012, Italy dump out England in quarter- final and two goals from Mario balotelli upset Germany in semifinal. Italian key player in Euro 2016 will depend on Andrea Pirlo besides Gianluigi Buffon as the captain team. The natural footballer Florenzi is the youth talented players that hope will rising in this event. The versatility skills, with spectacular goal creation suggest him will be the attention in Italy national team. His first team debut in Roma win 3-1 and in youth age in inevitable facts that make him ready for expensive transfer.