AZZURRI

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini echoed Cesare Prandelli’s words about Mario Balotelli. “No, I don’t trust Mario. No-one trusts Mario.”
Milan defender Daniele Bonera is thinking about a recall to the Italian international squad for Euro 2012.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has admitted that he would have liked more time to work with his national side ahead of Euro 2012.
Italy’s Under-21 side beat Frosinone 5-3 in today’s friendly, but Coach Ciro Ferrara was far from satisfied. “We should’ve done a lot more.”
Italian Under-21 international Federico Macheda has been ruled out for the rest of the season after picking up an ankle injury.
Mattia Destro has shrugged off any possible transfer talk until the season is over, specifying today where his focus lies.
Lorenzo Insigne is happy to wait another year for his chance to break into the Napoli first team, as he prioritises playing time at this stage of his career.
Atalanta believe that Ezequiel Schelotto can break into the Italian national squad in time for Euro 2012.
Ciro Ferrara has called up four new faces for his Under-21 international get-together, preparing to face Scotland and the Republic of Ireland.
Daniele De Rossi has revealed his growing desire to play every game possible for Roma and of the ambition to perhaps stay in the game after retirement.
Fabio Borini admits he’s looking for a place in Italy’s Euro 2012 squad, “but I must be consistent” for Roma first.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli is hoping to have Mario Balotelli, Antonio Cassano and Giuseppe Rossi all available for Euro 2012.
Euro 2012 will be a good building block for the future of the Italian national side, says Roberto Baggio.
Catania’s Francesco Lodi says he’s not thinking about Euro 2012 and he’s quashed comparisons with Juventus ace Andrea Pirlo.
Alberto Gilardino is confident he can win back his place in the Italy squad for Euro 2012. “Cesare Prandelli knows what I can give.”
The Italian FA’s (FIGC) President Giancarlo Abete has hit out the Lega Calcio for rejecting Cesare Prandelli’s proposal for pre-Euro 2012 training camps.
Cesare Prandelli’s plans for an in-depth preparation for Euro 2012 have been dealt a blow as the Italian League reject against his training session proposal.
Giuseppe Rossi is hoping to emulate Francesco Totti’s achievement of fighting back from injury to win an international competition with Italy.
Cesare Prandelli’s Italy have announced friendlies against Luxembourg and Russia in the lead-up to Euro 2012.
Milan youngster Stephan El Shaarawy admits that he is already thinking about the Italian national side – despite having won just two caps at Under-21 level.
Milan youngster Stephan El Shaarawy has clear ideas about his future ambitions with the Italian national side.
Villarreal and Italy striker Giuseppe Rossi is hoping to be back in action at some point within the next six weeks.
Mario Balotelli gave a rare interview to the BBC and Noel Gallagher, dividing the false stories from the true ones, his rapport with Roberto Mancini and Jose Mourinho.
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini insists Mario Balotelli “is the best Italian striker, though with him anything can happen.”
Cesare Prandelli has told Mario Balotelli “now he needs to go from words to action” after he was dropped from the Italy squad.