Del Bosque: Italy will be difficult

Vicente Del Bosque has insisted that Italy will be a 'difficult opponent' as Spain prepare to face the Azzurri in the Confederations Cup semi-final.

La Roja beat Nigeria 3-0 on Sunday evening to set up a last four clash with Cesare Prandelli's men.

And the Coach has claimed that his team are desperate to make the final.

“Italy will be a very difficult opponent,” he told reporters.

“It is going to be a re-match for them.

“We want to get to the final though.”

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