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Cannon Fodder News and Links: Ice Ice Baby

News and links for Tuesday, June 28, 2016.

England v Iceland - Round of 16: UEFA Euro 2016 Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images

Italy vs Spain Euro 2016 match report: Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pelle fire Azzurri into last eight | International | Sport | The Independent
Italy 2 Spain 0: Holders elimated from as Antonio Conte's masterstroke sees Italians through

England vs Iceland match report: Roy Hodgson resigns as England crash out of Euro 2016 in embarrassing fashion | International | Sport | The Independent
England 1 Iceland 2: Minnows stun Roy Hodgson's men to progress to the quarter finals

Italy are succeeding at Euro 2016, but at what cost?
Antonio Conte has ensured his Italy side finished first in their group, but the manager isn't considering the future of the Azzurri.

Roma want former Gunner – report | Daily Cannon
Roma are reportedly after former Arsenal centre-back, Thomas Vermaelen.

Italy are better than in 2012 - Joachim Low |
Germany head coach Joachim Low is preparing for the counter-attacking threat posed by Euro 2016 quarter-final opponents Italy in Bordeaux on Saturday.

How could Liverpool line up with Mane? -
Sadio Mane can operate on either flank or through the middle, offering Liverpool plenty of flexibility while adding fresh dynamism and drive to the squad

Often critical, Maradona says "Messi must go on" for Argentina – ProSoccerTalk
Maradona was very critical of the direction of the national team, worried the next president will be chosen like "a used car dealership".

England’s embarrassing exit leaves future in ruins – ProSoccerTalk
Managerless, out of EURO 2016 and fan unrest, England is in a dark place.

Time to rebuild for Spain after another early elimination – ProSoccerTalk
At least Spain leaves the European Championship knowing exactly what it needs to do.

Don't patronise Iceland with your fairy-tale talk - their success is logical |
Minnows Iceland have just dumped one of the most esteemed football countries out of Euro 2016 in England but their feat is no fairy tale - it's logical