Confederations Cup news

Prandelli hails 'positive tournament'

July 1, 2013
By ESPN staff
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli praised his team after clinching third place at the Confederations Cup as they defeated Uruguay on penalties.

Prandelli's men ended the match locked at 2-2, but came out on top following a tense shootout, leaving the coach to hail the spirit and effort of his players.

"It is a more than positive tournament because this team showed great character. On 30 June after a long season these lads were so generous," Prandelli told Sky Sport Italia.

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