AZZURRI

Thiago Motta was glad to be back in the Italy squad after almost two years and praised Antonio Conte’s methods.
Federico Bernardeschi had a “wonderful and very emotional debut” for Italy at senior level in the 1-1 draw with Spain.
Marco Parolo is confident “if Italy play with this spirit we can have our say at Euro 2016” after drawing 1-1 with Spain.
Lorenzo Insigne assures he “cleared up the misunderstanding” with Antonio Conte after scoring against Spain.
Antonio Conte “got the response I was looking for” as Italy held Spain to a 1-1 draw, dominating the game.
Lorenzo Insigne scored one and very nearly won it for Italy in an impressive 1-1 friendly draw with Spain.
Italy Under-21 Coach Gigi Di Biagio was “satisfied” with their 4-1 victory in the Republic of Ireland.
Italy Under-21s fought back from an early own goal to dominate the Republic of Ireland 4-1 in their qualifier.
Italy test a new 3-4-3 formation with a completely revamped defence against Alvaro Morata’s Spain in tonight’s friendly.
Join us for the build-up and action as the Azzurri prepare for Euro 2016 by hosting the continental champions Spain.
Milan’s 17-year-old goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma makes history as he starts for the Italy Under-21 side in the Republic of Ireland.
Andrea Barzagli has been diagnosed with “an overload of his left biceps femoris” after returning from the Italy squad.
Antonio Conte would like to Coach Arturo Vidal again - “I want him on all my teams!”
Antonio Conte promises a “bold” Italy at the European Championships but “we’re not favourites”.
Fabio Capello insists the Italy job “doesn’t interest me” and pays tribute to Johan Cruyff.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio says “we’ll see Fabio Capello”, but the Coach denies any meeting.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis “will be applauding” Jorginho tonight, but hits out at politicians “who behave irresponsibly”.
Reports are increasing that Fabio Capello will take over the Italy bench with Fabio Cannavaro as his assistant manager.
Vicente Del Bosque is looking forward to a “top level” friendly with Italy before Euro 2016 and could start Alvaro Morata and Aritz Aduriz.
Antonio Conte has “a basic idea of who will come” to Euro 2016 ahead of Italy friendlies with Spain and Germany.
Gigi Buffon hailed Iker Casillas and said criticism “is motivation that keeps us alive at our age.”
Antonio Conte “never regretted for a day” choosing the Italy job, but reiterated he was “not given what I was promised.”
Antonio Conte and Gigi Buffon said Euro 2016 must go ahead and “we can’t let this horror become normal.”
Jordi Alba warns Italy “are a very difficult side to beat with a classic idea of football” ahead of tomorrow’s friendly with Spain.
Claudio Ranieri showed his Leicester City superstition and shrugged off the Italy job in an interview with Italian TV.