AZZURRI

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon admits criticism “fires me up” and names Milan’s Gigio Donnarumma as his heir.
Marco Borriello is the “best Italian striker” and should go to the World Cup in 2018, his agent declares.
Former Juventus and Italy Coach Marcello Lippi believes Gianluigi Buffon “has always been the best”.
Marco Verratti assures he’s “100 per cent fit” and wants to win the Champions League before leaving Paris Saint-Germain.
Former Italy CT Marcello Lippi is on the verge of a return to China, this time to coach the national team.
Juventus and Italy captain Gianluigi Buffon warns “I live to make people eat their rash words”.
Gianluigi Buffon’s agent shrugs off recent mistakes - “three months ago he was the best goalkeeper at the European Championships…”
Italy CT Giampiero Ventura has stated that Milan's Gianluigi Donnarumma is "another Gianluigi Buffon".
Italy CT Giampiero Ventura says "Mauro Icardi is to blame" for the situation at Inter, after weekend protests against the captain.
Sinisa Mihajlovic demands a third consecutive Torino victory as they visit Palermo and is pleased by Joe Hart and Andrea Belotti heroics.
Torino and Italy hitman Andrea Belotti discussed his career, what he learned from top strikers and the reason for that unusual goal celebration.
The Italy Under-21 side will play friendlies against England on November 10 and Denmark on November 14.
Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura was impressed when he visited the Chievo training camp. “You can tell Rolando Maran’s influence.”
Former Inter full-back Alex Telles confirms he’d accept an international call-up from Italy.
Roberto Mancini says it’s “amazing” that Mario Balotelli isn’t Italy striker but notes “it’s his own fault”.
Nice President Jean-Pierre Rivere said Mario Balotelli is “treated like everyone else,” but won’t promise he’ll stay in France.
Former Inter, Milan and Juventus midfielder Edgar Davids warns “we can’t underestimate” Italian football.
Gianluigi Buffon’s agent says the Italy and Juventus captain could “surprise us” by playing on after 2018.
Former Milan star Ronaldinho has hailed Napoli as “a great team, one of the best in Italy” and hinted he would have liked to play for them.
Roma’s new sporting director Ricky Massara reportedly wants to make the Giallorossi more Italian, starting with a deal for Riccardo Saponara.
Italy got the point they needed to qualify for the 2017 European Under-21 Championship on Tuesday as they drew 0-0 with Lithuania.
Gianluigi Buffon has beaten Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to the 2016 Golden Foot, becoming the first goalkeeper to ever win the over-28s award.
Stefano Sturaro promises Juventus will “give everything” to win the Champions League.
Mattia Perin’s agent insists it will “still take a couple of seasons” for Milan’s Gigio Donnarumma to reach his client’s level.
Andrea Belotti is “happy and very fired-up” after his first Italy goal, but doesn’t see himself as a starter - “I was the last to arrive”.