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Last year
Analysis: What makes Johnny Sexton such a difficult out-half to defend against?
A lack of cues, exquisite decision making and an ability to scan effectively contribute to the 10′s prowess.
All time
Doubt?: Chiellini's Euro preparation disrupted by thigh strain
The Italian centre half is expected to be fit just in time for the meeting with Spain. The same goes for Montolivio, De Rossi and Giovinco.