AZZURRI

Daniele De Rossi admits Italy don’t have a standout star but “we have other features which many teams don’t”.
Romania’s Ovidiu Haţegan will be the referee for Italy’s final Euro 2016 group game against the Republic of Ireland in Lille.
Assistant manager Roy Keane says the Republic of Ireland “have got to be streetwise” against Italy on Wednesday.
Marco Tardelli says Italy's next opponent, his former trainees from the Republic of Ireland, have 'great character, but not much attention to tactics'.
Possible Round of 16 opponents Croatia may lose Luka Modric to injury, but Mario Mandzukic should be ok.
Italy full-back Matteo Darmian is apparently being worked on separately in training as his condition is lagging behind.
Italy's training regime over Euro 2016 includes surprisingly heavy work-loads, monitored by a GPS system.
Marco Tardelli praises Italy for 'the strength of their defence', but also warns of their inherent limits.
Italy icon Marco Tardelli says Italy can win Euro 2016 and singles out Manuele Giaccherini as his successor.
Coach Antonio Conte is considering alternatives on Italy's right wing as Antonio Candreva's conditions remain dubious.
Matteo Darmian explains how Italy “plugged our ears and kept working” amid criticism ahead of Euro 2016.
Marco Verratti “is Italy’s Number One Fan” at Euro 2016, revealed his agent, but “can categorically deny he’ll leave PSG for Serie A.”
Matteo Darmian warned Italy “want to win against Ireland and our greatest strength is there are no reserve players.”
Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane “would pay to watch” Italy and has “always been a fan of Italian football.”
Marco Parolo reveals the Italy squad have a Whatsapp group, but various dialects can make it tricky.
Marco Parolo praised Italy for their “hard work in the shadows and incredible team spirit” at Euro 2016.
Manchester United could send Matteo Darmian to Antonio Conte’s Chelsea in exchange for Nemanja Matic.
Antonio Conte plans eight or nine changes to the Italy line-up against the Republic of Ireland, as they already top Group E.
Antonio Candreva is reportedly pushing for an Inter move, despite Chelsea and Napoli interest.
Gianluigi Buffon missed Italy training this morning, as he’s suffering with a fever.
Thiago Motta says Italy must continue to think “one game at a time” after winning their Euro 2016 group.
Inter have reportedly made an official offer for Antonio Candreva, but Lazio are holding out for €25m.
Roberto Mancini assures Inter “have faith” in Eder, after his winning goal for Italy on Friday.
Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti hailed “organised” Italy, but is flummoxed by Belgium’s treatment of Radja Nainggolan.
Antonio Conte sniped at clubs by noting “the Azzurri shirt is treated badly, but during these tournaments the love for Italy returns.”