Ventura: Pelle, Sacchi, youth…
Italy CT Giampiero Ventura says the door is open for Graziano Pelle, Arrigo Sacchi’s criticism was “disappointing” and “fruits are being borne” with youth.
Ventura reveals Barzagli ‘problems’
Giampiero Ventura has revealed that Andrea Barzagli dropped out of the Italy squad due to “problems with his wife”.
Toldo: 'Donnarumma in when Buffon decides'
Former Italy goalkeeper Francesco Toldo insists Gianluigi Donnarumma will only get Azzurri chance 'when Gianluigi Buffon decides to quit'.
Ventura: 'Italy and U21s co-ordinate'
Giampiero Ventura admits he’ll have to co-ordinate with the Italy Under-21 side for the European Championships and Spain showdown.
Official: Holland sack Blind
The Netherlands have officially fired Coach Danny Blind under 48 hours before their friendly against Italy in Amsterdam.
Bonucci sole Italy veteran in Holland
Leonardo Bonucci is one of the only veterans as Italy test a very young 3-5-2 formation against the Netherlands on Tuesday.
Di Biagio: 'U21 font of Italy talent'
Gigi Di Biagio prepares Italy Under-21s for tomorrow’s friendly with Spain and celebrates their status as “a font of talent for the senior squad.”
Insigne looks forward to Netherlands
Lorenzo Insigne has fond memories of Italy facing the Netherlands in Euro 2000 and names the teammates he’d like to travel with.
Rugani: 'I know my Juve journey'
Daniele Rugani looks forward to starting for Italy in the Netherlands, but accepts “the journey I must make at Juventus to become a big player.”
Romagnoli: 'Start season early for Italy'
Alessio Romagnoli can’t wait for Italy to face the Netherlands on Tuesday and backs Giampiero Ventura’s call to bring next season forward.
Romagnoli: 'Milan didn't trash Juve Stadium'
Alessio Romagnoli denies that Milan trashed the Juventus Stadium locker room after their defeat. “None of it really happened.”
Verratti on Italy and PSG ambition
Marco Verratti discussed improving for Italy, reuniting with Lorenzo Insigne and Ciro Immobile, plus his desire to stay at Paris Saint-Germain.
Barzagli Italy release sparks controversy
Andrea Barzagli has sparked controversy, as he left the Italy squad for “personal reasons" and pictured at a club, but the DJ insists it was misconstrued.
Mancini: 'Italy and Celtic, but first...'
Roberto Mancini admits he’d love to be the Coach of Celtic and eventually Italy, but first he wants to try “Spain or France.”
Albania apologise for fan behaviour
The Albanian football federation have released a public apology and banned the fan group that forced their World Cup qualifier with Italy to be suspended.
Italy go 3-5-2 in Netherlands
Italy are planning to use the 3-5-2 system in Tuesday’s friendly against the Netherlands, starting Gianluigi Donnarumma, Alessio Romagnoli and Daniele Rugani.
De Vrij leaves Dutch camp
Lazio defender Stefan de Vrij has been sent home from the Dutch camp due to an ankle injury, missing the friendly with Italy.
Belotti: 'I'm staying at Torino'
Italy striker Andrea Belotti assures he “will stay at Torino next season. Let the Granata fans know!”
Buffon: 'Ready for 2,000 games...'
Juventus and Italy legend Gigi Buffon celebrated his 1,000th official match by pledging to be “ready to celebrate 2,000 appearances.”
Pirlo: 'Quality generation for Italy'
Andrea Pirlo is impressed with the “quality generation” of Italy players coming through, including Marco Verratti, but “Gigi Buffon is still the best.”
Blind sacked before Italy game?
There are rumours the Netherlands could sack Coach Danny Blind even before Tuesday’s friendly with Italy in Amsterdam.
Italy squad dine chez Spalletti
The entire Italy squad had dinner at a restaurant owned by Luciano Spalletti, Alberto Gilardino and Dario Dainelli.
Holland tumble in Bulgaria
The Netherlands host Italy in a friendly on Tuesday evening, but they suffered a shock 2-0 World Cup qualifying defeat in Bulgaria.
Donnarumma to start Holland-Italy
Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma is expected to start in goal for Italy in Tuesday’s friendly against the Netherlands.
Barzagli leaves Italy camp
Juventus defender Andrea Barzagli has left the Italy camp ahead of Tuesday’s friendly with the Netherlands.
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