2013 Confederations Cup: Brazil vs Italy – Preview

With top spot up for grabs and a potentially difficult clash against Spain to avoid, both Cesare Prandelli and Luiz Felipe Scolari are unlikely to make too many changes as they seek three valuable points.

Mario Balotelli’s screamer earns Italy 2-2 draw against Brazil

Italy and Brazil played out an absorbing 2-2 draw in Switzerland on Thursday evening.

Plane carrying Italian footballers struck by lightning

The plane carrying Italy`s players to Switzerland was struck by lightning on Wednesday ahead of their clash against Brazil on Thursday night.