Donadoni wary of Spanish threat

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Roberto Donadoni will not let his Italy players be overconfident when they face Spain in Sunday´s Euro 2008 quarter-final in Vienna.

A 2-0 victory over France in their final group game meant Italy booked their place in the last eight after a slow start to the tournament, while Spain have lit up the competition with three wins out of three.

But the Spanish are renowned for having excellent starts in tournaments, only to fall apart in the latter stages, but Donadoni does not feel that will work in his side´s favour at Vienna´s Ernst Happel Stadion. He said: "It will motivate Spain all the more to end that tradition.

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