AZZURRI

Gordon Strachan is confident Scotland won’t be “embarrassed” in tomorrow’s friendly against Italy.
Belgium, who face Italy at Euro 2016, came back from a goal down to beat Switzerland 2-1 in a friendly.
Eder will reportedly be cut from Italy’s final 23-man squad for Euro 2016, while Jorginho is in doubt too.
Domenico Criscito “did not expect” to be called for Euro 2016. “Antonio Conte has already made his decisions.”
Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez discussed his Atalanta future, working with Diego Simeone and waiting for an Italy call.
The Republic of Ireland drew 1-1 with the Netherlands in a pre-Euro 2016 friendly, where Kevin Strootman played 70 minutes.
Italy tested both Thiago Motta and Riccardo Montolivo in training today ahead of Sunday’s friendly with Scotland.
Marco Materazzi is cheering on Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid in the Champions League Final, as Rafa Benitez and Diego Simeone hold “bad memories.”
Italy medics confirm Thiago Motta and Riccardo Montolivo are ready, but Daniele De Rossi “is still struggling.”
Torino President Urbano Cairo admits he “freed Giampiero Ventura for the national team”.
Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini declares “our strength must be our solidity” at Euro 2016.
Thiago Motta and Riccardo Montolivo are back in training after fitness trouble and will be available for Euro 2016.
The Italian Federation's director general denies any last-minute changes, suggesting Giampiero Ventura will be confirmed as the Azzurri Coach.
Italy won their friendly against Fiorentina’s Primavera side 6-0.
Domenico Berardi is in the Italy Under-21 squad to face France, but there’s no Gianluigi Donnarumma or Alessio Romagnoli.
Salvatore Sirigu says “the honour of playing with Gigi Buffon” means he doesn’t mind being on the Italy bench.
Zenit’s Domenico Criscito says he ‘wasn’t expecting an Italy call-up’ and that Roma 'could be an option.'
Daniele De Rossi has returned to training with Italy, while Riccardo Montolivo and Thiago Motta have had tests for their injuries.
Brazil legend Pele says ‘Francesco Totti is the Italian Pele’ and reveals ‘I could’ve played for Milan.’
Pescara striker Gianluca Lapadula reveals he’ll delay deciding between Italy and Peru until he “understands what la Blanquiroja means.”
Gian Piero Gasperini concedes “Genoa made different choices” and he is looking for a new club “that really wants me.”
Sebastian Giovinco was “upset” at missing out on Euro 2016, but stood up for Toronto FC and MLS standards.
Daniele De Rossi skipped training today with an Achilles problem, while Italy will face the Fiorentina youth team in a friendly tomorrow.
The FIGC reiterates a new Italy CT and technical director will be announced before Euro 2016.
Italy defender Leonardo Bonucci wants to “turn this initial skepticism into joy” at Euro 2016.