AZZURRI

Napoli will reportedly meet Emmanuele Giaccherini’s agent today but the player “can’t speak” about it.
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio has returned to Vinovo to start his recovery - but he’s not fit enough to attend a Rihanna concert.
Italy striker Graziano Pellè has officially completed a move from Southampton to Shandong Luneng.
Italy beat Germany in the U19 European Championships thanks to an outstanding show by goalkeeper Alex Meret.
Fabio Capello considers Portugal to be “the favourites” in the Euro 2016 Final against hosts France on Sunday.
Riccardo Montolivo is impressed with new Milan Coach Vincenzo Montella and says their first objective “is to create team spirit.”
Antonio Candreva seems very close to leaving Lazio for Napoli in a deal worth €28m, including bonuses.
Italy and Southampton striker Graziano Pellè is set to join Shandong Luneng for £13m, claim Sky Sports UK.
Genoa goalkeeper Mattia Perin says he’s ready to return, just three months after a cruciate ligament injury.
Napoli could beat Inter to Antonio Candreva, as Lazio President Claudio Lotito confirms talks.
Milan Coach Vincenzo Montella insists links to the Italy job were “just rumours” and denies betraying Sampdoria.
Mario Balotelli says his 'impression' is that Germany was 'a bit stronger' when he played it in 2012 than now in Euro 2016.
Giampiero Ventura won't experiment very much at the beginning of his Italy tenure, relying on Antonio Conte's work.
Manchester City are preparing to raise their offer for Leonardo Bonucci after Juventus turned down €45m.
Antonio Conte thanks Italy fans for the “strength, pride and support” they showed his team at Euro 2016.
Emanuele Giaccherini “had talks with Torino, Fiorentina and Bologna, but Chelsea would be a dream,” said his agent.
Robert Prosinecki feels Italy could’ve won Euro 2016 and Antonio Conte’s Chelsea “will crush” Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola.
Coach Luciano Spalletti promises “Roma will become a great team” and denies criticising the club.
Gianluigi Buffon “still has many objectives” with Italy and Juventus before he retires in 2018.
Juventus and Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon notes “there’s always something to improve” and has no Ballon d’Or regrets.
New Coach Giampiero Ventura will bring three new and specially selected staff members to the Italy team.
Juventus midfielder Stefano Sturaro will be out for 30-45 days after injuring his knee in Italy-Germany.
Mattia Perin feels like 'a leader' at Genoa, but admits 'Gigi Buffon will rightly start at the next World Cup'.
Stefano Sturaro returned to Juventus in a poor condition, and new exams revealed a twisted knee.
Andrea Barzagli's agent says the player will 'finish his career at Juventus', and praises his Italy performances.