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FOLLOW LIVE: Italy, Sweden meet up for EURO 2016 action in Toulouse

Italy Pitch Walkabout

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - JUNE 16: Lorenzo Insigne, Alessandro Florenzi and Ciro Immobile during Italy pitch walkabout ahead of their UEFA Euro 2016 Group E match between Italy and Sweden on June 16, 2016 in Toulouse, France. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

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Sweden needs to find a way through Italy’s disciplined defense in order to snare three critical points to their goal of the EURO 2016 knockout rounds.


Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s cross was moved home by Ireland’s Ciaran Clark for an own goal, Sweden’s only marker in a 1-1 draw to open the tournament.

Meanwhile, Gli Azzurri looked terrific in an opening win over Belgium, countering with vigor and moving fluidly in the win.

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