Prandelli puts faith in new captain Buffon

The champions were dumped out in the group stage in South Africa after a shock 3-2 defeat by Slovakia, having failed to win a game at a World Cup for the first time.

"It's better to think positive. There are problems but I want to start with the right optimism," former Fiorentina boss Prandelli told a news conference after his presentation as Marcello Lippi's successor.

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