Buffon calls for focus

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Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has urged his team-mates to focus solely on their clash with France and ignore the other Group C encounter that could well decide their Euro 2008 destiny.

The world champions must beat Les Bleus on Tuesday to progress to the quarter-finals but must also hope the score in the showdown in Bern between Romania and Holland goes their way.

"We just have to focus on our game against France," said Buffon. "We cannot start doing maths, we just have to forget about the Dutch.

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