World Cup 14
Mauri arrested in betting probe
Stefano Mauri of Lazio has been arrested, while Domenico Criscito’s national team room and the home of Juventus boss Antonio Conte have been searched by police as part of the betting probe.
Azzurri try 4-3-1-2
Italy tried out the 4-3-1-2 system in training today with Riccardo Montolivo as trequartista behind Mario Balotelli and Antonio Cassano.
Lodi 'disappointed' by Euro 2012 snub
Catania talent Francesco Lodi admits he was “disappointed” to be left out of Italy’s Euro 2012 squad. "I thought I'd done enough."
Sensors for new Italy athletic tests
The Italy squad underwent a new fitness assessment that included the use of cameras, while they also had a surprise UEFA doping test.
Trap defends Ireland tactics
Republic of Ireland boss Giovanni Trapattoni prepares to face Italy in Euro 2012 and assures he is “still useful” in the modern game.
Pirlo: 'Italy are like Juventus'
Andrea Pirlo is confident Italy can shine at Euro 2012 by taking inspiration from Juventus. “At Milan they thought I was finished, but here I am...”
Spain name Euro 2012 squad for Italy
Spain manager Vicente Del Bosque has named his final 23-man squad for Euro 2012, which will face Italy.
Verratti: 'I'm staying at Pescara'
Italy starlet Marco Verratti has warned the big clubs to forget about signing him this summer. “I am staying. This was not my last game for Pescara.”
Italy experiment tridents
Italy tested out a new trident attack of Antonio Cassano, Mario Balotelli and Sebastian Giovinco in training.
Spain defeat Mihajlovic's Serbia
Italy’s Euro 2012 opponents Spain saw off Serbia 2-0 in a friendly on Sinisa Mihajlovic’s debut.
Ireland win Bosnia friendly
The Republic of Ireland beat Bosnia 1-0 in today’s friendly test, as they prepare to face Italy in Euro 2012.
Nocerino 'not worried by Spain'
Antonio Nocerino tells Italy they “are a good side and don’t need to worry” about facing Spain in their Euro 2012 opener.
Diamanti: 'Better late than never!'
Alessandro Diamanti was a surprise inclusion in Italy’s 32-man long-list for Euro 2012. “Better late than never!”
Italy-France set for Naples
Italy have announced they will play a friendly against France at the Stadio San Paolo in Naples.
Bonucci: 'Italy can rely on Juve'
Leonardo Bonucci is confident the Juventus defensive block will remain solid at Euro 2012, as “the Coppa Italia Final was just a blip.”
Montolivo and Chiellini 'improvements'
Giorgio Chiellini and Riccardo Montolivo underwent tests on their thigh strains that showed “improvements for both.”
Prandelli assistant reveals Spain plan
Cesare Prandelli’s assistant Francesco Rocca explains how Italy must face Spain at Euro 2012. “The midfield is the key.”
Ferrara: 'Verratti is not Pirlo'
Under-21 Coach Ciro Ferrara shot down Marco Verratti’s status as the new Andrea Pirlo. “Maybe in 10 years...”
Giovinco to Juventus if…
Parma’s Sebastian Giovinco has underlined that he will only return to Juventus with the guarantee that he won’t be immediately sold on.
Balotelli back in training
Manchester City forward Mario Balotelli returned to full training with the Italian national side on Friday.
Bring on Spain, says Italy’s Marchisio
Claudio Marchisio has told Euro 2012 opponents Spain that Italy will have no fear going into their June 10 clash.
Italy hit six in practice
Cesare Prandelli’s Italy side beat lower League minnows Virtus Vecomp 6-0 in a practice game on Thursday evening.
Prandelli could pick six forwards
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli admits that he may be tempted to take all six of his current strikers to Euro 2012.
De Sanctis has faith in Balotelli
Napoli ‘keeper Morgan De Sanctis believes that Mario Balotelli could make a key difference for Italy at Euro 2012.
Italy test forward combinations
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli tested out a number of attacking combinations in this morning’s training session at Coverciano.
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