Roberto Mancini presented the match against Switzerland at a press conference. Here are the words of the Italian coach taken by Tmw: “They are all quite well, Marco Verratti has taken a blow to the knee but we will evaluate everyone in the morning because not even 48 hours have passed. We need players who are ready”.
Is there a risk of being trapped in memories?
“In football you can’t be trapped in memories. We can’t think about the evening of 11 July, it was a beautiful evening but we can’t think about it anymore. It’s there, everyone will be remembered for it, but the future is different and we all have to fight to win “.
Can Pellegrini play on the midfielders’ line?
“He is an important player for us because he can play all the roles, front and inside and could also play during the match instead of Verratti even if I think he is more offensive”.
What do you remember about the 3-0 during the European Championship?
I agree with Giorgio … (Mancini replied
48 hours ago an unexpected peer. How did the locker room receive it?
“We were sorry, but in my opinion if we do the same performance tomorrow night we have many chances to win. The performance is what we had to do, we are sorry for the lack of victory”.