LIVE: Belgium, Italy clash in huge EURO 2016 Group E opener

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Belgium and Italy clash in a massive Group E game at EURO 2016 on Monday.

Many people’s dark horses for the tournament, Belgium’s talented attackers will come up against a stubborn Italian defense in a real clash of styles in Lyon.

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Marc Wilmots’ side are without inspirational captain Vincent Kompany in defense but with Eden Hazard, Kevin De Bruyne and many other options in attack, they are primed to make a splash this summer.

As for the Azzurri, Antonio Conte’s final tournament in charge won’t see them deviate from their usual game plan of sitting back, trying to control the tempo and then feeding balls up to Graziano Pelle to hold onto and build from there.

This will be an intriguing game between the two favorites to win Group E.

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