Vieri storms out of press conference

June 20, 2004
By Simon Evans
LISBON, June 20 (Reuters) - Italy striker Christian Vieri marched out of a news conference on Sunday vowing not to speak to the Italian press again as tension rose in the Azzurri camp before their decisive group match at Euro 2004.

At least two Italian newspapers reported that Vieri, criticised for his disappointing displays, had argued with goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon after Friday's 1-1 draw with Sweden.

'This is the latest invention that you have invented,' Vieri told reporters ...

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