AZZURRI

Gianluca Lapadula’s future is up in the air, said his agent, but the Pescara hitman is set to choose Italy rather than Peru.
Angelo Ogbonna trusts Giampiero Ventura is the right Coach to take over the Italy squad. “He has a well-defined style of football.”
Eder and Daniele De Rossi are tipped to start for Italy against Belgium on Monday night, while Stephan El Shaarawy is in the balance.
Italy legend Paolo Rossi feels the “uncertainty” in attack will prove to be a problem for Antonio Conte.
Radja Nainggolan denied telling reporters: “Antonio Conte really wants me at Chelsea and I hear strange voices from Roma.”
Marouane Fellaini said Belgium “need to play with balls” against Italy in their Euro 2016 opener on Monday.
Marc Wilmots insists Belgium “want to win” against Italy and uses criticism of his defence to spur them on.
Dries Mertens assured he’ll stay at Napoli and is confident “Gonzalo Higuain will also sign a new contract.”
There was an injury scare for Belgium, as Eden Hazard limped out of training, but he is expected to be fit for Italy.
Leonardo Bonucci called Italy Coach Antonio Conte “a hammer” as they prepare for Belgium. “Everything we do in training has a reason.”
Dries Mertens warned Belgium that Italy and Antonio Conte “are very strong tactically, especially in defence.”
Antonio Conte bitterly criticised referee Mark Clattenburg, assigned to Belgium v Italy, as “making fun of us.”
Jose Mourinho has reportedly told Matteo Darmian that he’ll be staying at Manchester United, despite Juventus interest.
Italy plan to field an all-attack 3-5-2 against Belgium, using Stephan El Shaarawy and Antonio Candreva to trouble the weak defence.
Angelo Ogbonna discussed life at West Ham United and why Antonio Conte “never lets a detail go unnoticed.”
Mattia De Sciglio hailed Antonio Conte for “the ability to make you memorise movements quickly” and is regaining his confidence.
Cesare Prandelli admits he “couldn’t watch Italy” after his resignation, but “I am back to being their biggest fan.”
Belgium have sent Nicolas Lombaerts home after he failed to recover from a knee tendon injury.
English referee Mark Clattenburg will take charge of Italy’s first Euro 2016 match, against Belgium.
Eder is 'ready' for Euro 2016 with Italy and isn't bothered by criticism - 'I have Coach Antonio Conte's faith, and that's what matters'.
Ciro Immobile admits there is 'a lot of competition' for an Azzurri shirt: 'Everyone must fight for their place'.
Emanuele Giaccherini’s agent says Sunderland want €2.5m for his client, and Torino are interested.
Lorenzo Insigne says he is 'happy and proud' to be called up for Italy and looks forward to 'a great Euro'.
Alessandro Florenzi left the Azzurri training camp yesterday for the birth of his daughter, but will return tonight.
Italian Federation President Carlo Tavecchio promises 'no concessions' for clubs who deny players to the Azzurri in the future.