AZZURRI

Andrea Pirlo thanked fans for his “absolutely amazing” and “very emotional” MLS debut for New York City FC.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio is confident “Italy are not afraid of Spain” in the 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign.
Andrea Pirlo made his MLS debut for New York City FC against his former Milan teammate Kaka’s Orlando City.
Italy begin their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign in Israel on September 5 2016, playing Spain in October 2016 and September 2017.
Former euro and world champion Dino Zoff says 'Spain are not what they used to be' and believes the Azzurri have a good group.
Albania Coach Gianni De Biasi said playing Italy in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers will be “like a local derby.”
Italy Under-21 goalkeeper Francesco Bardi has completed a move to Espanyol on loan with option to buy from Inter.
Antonio Conte said facing Spain will be “extra motivation” for Italy in 2018 World Cup qualifying.
Italy will face Spain, Albania, Israel, Macedonia and Liechtenstein on the road to the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Domenico Berardi reveals he’s working on self-control, compares himself to Arjen Robben and shrugs off Juventus talk.
Italy risk a very tough group when the draw for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers is made today in Russia.
Stephan El Shaarawy calls Monaco ‘the best choice for me and my career’ after joining from Milan.
Milan playmaker Riccardo Montolivo says he is ready to ‘contribute’, after an injury hit campaign last season.
Andrea Pirlo believes New York City FC can be “a truly important experience” and it’s up to Antonio Conte whether he’ll still play for Italy.
Croatia have been deducted one point and will play two matches behind closed doors, as punishment for a swastika on the pitch against Italy.
Andrea Pirlo has reiterated that he hasn’t moved to New York City FC ‘for a holiday’ and is confident of adapting to many changes.
Simone Zaza says he’s comfortable playing many roles for Juventus, but denies he’s a battering ram.
A UEFA verdict over the Croatia-Italy match which saw a swastika cut into the pitch has been delayed by a week.
Daniel Osvaldo is heading back to Europe, as Real Betis “are interested and he would love a return to Spain,” said his agent.
Ciro Immobile chose Sevilla because “I want to become part of this family after a negative year” at Borussia Dortmund.
Sebastian Giovinco “hopes” Italy Coach Antonio Conte saw his hat-trick for Toronto FC against New York City FC.
Gigi Di Biagio is tipping Inter to win the Scudetto, as “Juventus are weaker now and Roma need at least two strikers.”
Italy Under-21 Coach Gigi Di Biagio explains what went wrong in the European Championships, but “growing players matters more than results.”
Borussia Dortmund announced Sevilla will take Ciro Immobile on loan until June 2016, pending Monday's medical.
Ciro Immobile is expected to have a Sevilla medical on Monday, but Borussia Dortmund get more than just €12m.