AZZURRI

Nice star Mario Balotelli “already had talks with English clubs, but it’s too early to say,” confirmed agent Mino Raiola.
Italy boss Giampiero Ventura claims video assistance would have given Sulley Muntari’s ‘ghost goal’ against Juventus and “changed Serie A history”.
Beppe Marotta claims “a great bedrock and tough core” of Italian players is needed for a winning Juventus.
Giampiero Ventura wants to “go to the World Cup and win it” and promises his best Italy is “yet to come”.
Italy CT Giampiero Ventura confirms he’ll “absolutely” talk with Mario Balotelli, but can’t guarantee he’ll be called-up.
Gianluigi Buffon reveals “defeats have taught me more than victories” and admits “I have fear of making mistakes”.
Atalanta defender Mattia Caldara is eager for another goal against Milan today and is “flattered” by Juventus interest.
Gigi Buffon trusts Marco Verratti and Mario Balotelli have a bright future ahead of them for the Italy squad and looked back over his career.
Giampiero Ventura wants more clubs to follow Milan and Atalanta’s example by playing young Italian talent. “It’s an advert for my Nazionale.”
Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura believes tonight’s top of the table clash with Juventus can be “the moment Roma become a great team.”
Gigi Buffon told L’Equipe about his sense of loyalty to Juventus, passion playing for Italy and why he is now “easier to criticise.”
Gianluigi Buffon says there’s “only a remote possibility” that he’ll play beyond the 2018 World Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo has won the 2016 Ballon d’Or ahead of Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann, but Gigi Buffon is in ninth place.
Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura warns Graziano Pellè, Mario Balotelli and young Azzurri talents that he'll drop anyone who "thinks they're a phenomenon."
Giampiero Ventura admits he could use Gigi Buffon in his Italy staff after the 2018 World Cup. “Why not?”
UEFA has announced that Italy will host the 2019 Under-21 European Championships.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino announced plans for a 48-team World Cup, split into groups of three sides each.
Italy CT Giampiero Ventura wants a full house in Palermo for “the most difficult match of the group” against Albania.
Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon is “not surprised” that Chelsea are top of the Premier League as Antonio Conte is “a winner”.
Italy Under-21s have been drawn with Germany, the Czech Republic and Denmark for the Under-21 European Championships.
World Cup-winner Luca Toni has officially qualified as a sporting director, having passed his FIGC exam.
Italy CT Giampiero Ventura says “the door is open” for Mario Balotelli but worries over off-field issues.
Giampiero Ventura promises “we’ve started down an important path for the future of Italy”.
22-year-old Atalanta right back Andrea Conti has revealed that Dani Alves of Juventus is his role model.
Giampiero Ventura was pleased with the Italy players of “the future” after his get-together and opened the door to Mario Balotelli.