Leonardo Bonucci said Italy “are not just a selection, we are a team. We played beautiful football” to beat Spain 2-0.
Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pellè scored in Saint-Denis to set up a Euro 2016 quarter-final against Germany.
“We played against World Cup winners, great players and a great side,” Bonucci told TMW.
“We are 23 men and 23 dreamers. We struggled when they pressed us, but we are not just a selection of players, we are a team.
“We deserved to go through, can now recharge our batteries and go play our game with Germany.
“Part of our characteristics of determination and grit will always be there,…