AZZURRI

Inter’s Thiago Motta has defended his status as an Italian international. “It was the Azzurri or no one.”
Inter's Thiago Motta has defended his status as an Italian international. "It was the Azzurri or no one." The midfielder was born...
Cesare Prandelli reveals how much the mood has changed in the Italy camp. “I had to fire them up, but now I've got to hold back their...
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has been told that there is only one objective for Euro 2012 – to win the tournament. The Azzurri impressed in...
Federico Balzaretti has warned Italy's Euro 2012 rivals that his side can still improve ahead of next summer's Finals. The Azzurri ended...
Napoli 'keeper Morgan De Sanctis says he's proud to be back in the Italian international set-up. The veteran custodian initially didn...
Inter's Dejan Stankovic has announced his retirement from international football with Serbia. "It's time for the kids." The...
Dino Zoff was always confident that Cesare Prandelli would revive the fortunes of the Italian national side. Prandelli took charge of an ageing...
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has defended his policy of calling up Oriundi to his international set up. The tactician has been criticised by some...
Napoli 'keeper Morgan De Sanctis will reportedly make a substitute appearance for Italy against Northern Ireland this evening. Juventus...
With Euro 2012 qualification secured, Italy will play Poland and Uruguay in international friendlies next month. The Azzurri will face Poland at...
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has underlined the importance of Andrea Pirlo to his Azzurri side ahead of tonight's Northern Ireland game. The...
Paolo Maldini will receive an award before tonight's Italy-Northern Ireland game and gives his view of the current Azzurri squad. The now...
Sebastian Giovinco receives his first Italy start in Italy's final Euro 2012 qualifier against Northern Ireland. The Azzurri have already...
Cesare Prandelli hailed the “balanced” Italy side that dominated possession, scored three goals and kept another clean sheet. “...
Antonio Cassano thanked Cesare Prandelli for saving his career, but revealed he “will quit in three or four years at the most.” The...
Gigi Buffon admires Italy's focus “in a game that could feel like a friendly” against Northern Ireland. “Our concentration...
Pablo Daniel Osvaldo was overjoyed with his senior Italy debut. “I hope to notch up many more caps in my career.” The Roma striker is...
The Euro 2012 qualifying group phase has ended with 12 automatic entries and eight nations in the play-offs. Italy topped Group C and join...
Riccardo Saponara and Mattia Destro gave Italy a convincing 2-0 win over Euro Under-21 qualifying leaders Turkey. The Turks were top of the group...
Ciro Ferrara hailed his Azzurrini for defeating Turkey and maintaining a 100 per cent record, but blasted Lorenzo Insigne for his red card. Italy...
Atalanta's Ezequiel Schelotto insists that he has the right to play for Italy should he be called up into the international set-up. Schelotto...
Sebastian Giovinco looks set to start alongside Antonio Cassano in Italy's final Euro 2012 qualifier against Northern Ireland. With...
Ciro Ferrara insists his Italian Under-21 side know what they have to do against Turkey on Tuesday. Turkey have taken control of Group 7 with a...
Pablo Daniel Osvaldo responded to critics ahead of his senior Italy debut against Northern Ireland. “I feel Italian and hope I'm not a...