AZZURRI

Marco Verratti has reportedly told Paris Saint-Germain he has no intention of staying and is determined to push through a Barcelona transfer.
Italy must choose between two different systems ahead of tomorrow’s opening Under-21 European Championship game against Denmark.
Marco Benassi admits Italy “have a strong desire to make up” for 2015 as they begin the European Under-21 Championship against Denmark.
Gigi Di Biagio is confident Gianluigi Donnarumma won’t be affected by transfer speculation when Italy face Denmark in the European Under-21 Championship.
Italy are due to play Denmark in the European Under-21 Championship tomorrow, but several players have come down with a stomach bug.
Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura is “convinced the Azzurrini can do well” in the European Under-21 Championship.
Roberto Gagliardini says Gianluigi Donnarumma is “very calm” and “not influenced” by the reaction to his Milan announcement.
Inter’s Roberto Gagliardini has promised not to attend another Juventus match and insists Gianluigi Donnarumma “is very calm” on Italy Under-21 duty.
Riccardo Orsolini has vowed “to work my socks off” for Juventus ahead of joining up with the Bianconeri for the first time.
We had an exclusive chat with calcio expert James Horncastle about Maurizio Sarri’s Napoli, Juventus Champions League chances and Italy optimism.
Sky Sport Italia claim Antonio Conte is increasingly irritated at Chelsea directors for not buying players he requested and he could walk away.
Italy’s Under-21s flew to Poland this morning, but Nicola Murru has been forced out with injury.
The Italy squad numbers for the European Under-21 Championship are announced, with Federico Bernardeschi wearing 10.
Cagliari full-back Nicola Murru has pulled out of the Italy Under-21 squad for the European Championship, so Giuseppe Pezzella of Palermo comes in.
Luigi Di Biagio believes his Italy Under-21s are favourites for the European Championships, along with Spain and Germany.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio declares “the minimum aim" for Italy is to reach the semi-finals of the Under-21 European Championships.
If Marco Verratti does leave Paris Saint-Germain, then he could be replaced by Milan midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura, claims L’Equipe.
Gianni De Biasi confirmed he will leave the Albania national team job in October. “It’s time to seek new challenges.”
Marco Borriello’s agent admits Roma “remain in his heart” but a return is “only a suggestion”.
Gianluigi Buffon admits he is “99.9 percent” certain that he will retire from professional football after the 2018 World Cup.
Giorgio Chiellini believes Italy can have their say in Spain in September and assures Juventus “will try again next year” for the Champions League.
Lorenzo Insigne admits it was “my dream to stay at Napoli” and wants to become a symbol for Italy too. “I am proud to wear the 10.”
Manolo Gabbiadini is confident Italy can beat Spain in Madrid’s World Cup qualifier. “Of course we can do it, we’re not any old team.”
Federico Bernardeschi is fired up for the European Under-21 Championship after scoring his first senior Italy goal against Liechtenstein.
Lorenzo Pellegrini “couldn’t be happier” at his competitive senior Italy debut and thanked “my idol” Daniele De Rossi.