The game is a crucial one for Japan, who lost their opener to Brazil, whilst Italy defeated Mexico.
“Japan will have the slight edge, I think, because they have an extra day of rest,” Prandelli told FIFA.com
“Plus, Alberto knows us very well, he knows how we work. I expect him to prepare a trap for us.
“From tonight, we will begin planning for the Japan game. I trust that he will come up with an interesting strategy against us.”
What is your opinion? Feel free to discuss the article under. You have to comment by using your Facebook profile. Be fair and have respect for other people and opinions!
Since Guus Hiddink arrived at the helm, Chelsea have improved considerably after a tricky start to the campaign.
Newcastle United are staring down the barrel of relegation to the Championship for the second time in the past eight years.