AZZURRI

Marco Verratti is “pleased at interest from big clubs, but I don’t want to change. PSG want to become one of the top three in Europe.”
Marco Verratti put on a masterclass as Paris Saint-Germain crushed Barcelona 4-0, while Borussia Dortmund missed a penalty in their loss to Benfica.
Roma defender Federico Fazio revealed he could opt to play international football for Italy rather than Argentina.
Marco Verratti’s agent warned “he has certainly reached a crossroads in his career. Barcelona, Real Madrid, Inter and Juventus are interested.”
Mario Balotelli “lets his head drop and looks like he wants nothing to do with us,” said Nice teammate Valentin Eysseric.
Mattia Caldara reveals that when he heard about interest from Juventus he 'thought it was a joke!'
Gigi Buffon “could continue playing after the 2018 World Cup,” said his agent, but Gianluigi Donnarumma won’t be his Juventus heir.
Simone Zaza has admitted that his comical penalty miss for Italy in Euro 2016 'traumatised him'.
Juventus received more UEFA contributions for players on international duty at Euro 2016 than any other club.
Italy are reportedly hoping to recruit Napoli midfielder Amadou Diawara once he gets his citizenship papers.
Italy will play a friendly against Uruguay on June 7 at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice, where Mario Balotelli features for OGC.
Giuseppe Rossi admits he dreams of a return to the Italian national team, and 'still believes' he can achieve it.
Pippo Inzaghi called Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma “the new Gigi Buffon” and Manuel Locatelli “the future of Italian football.”
Sebastian Giovinco’s agent assures his client is “very happy” at Toronto FC, but hints at a new contract.
Italy CT Giampiero Ventura confirms he’ll go to Nice to “watch a couple of Mario Balotelli’s games”.
Sebastian Giovinco turned down Barcelona last year and has “two offers from China that would be hard to say no to,” confirmed the Toronto star’s agent.
Sebastian Giovinco “has received an important offer from China and we’ll talk to Toronto to decide what to do,” said his agent.
West Ham United confirm Italy international defender Angelo Ogbonna will be out for the rest of the season due to knee surgery.
Ciro Immobile believes old friend Marco Verratti “is in love” with Paris Saint-Germain and won’t leave, but Italy are building a great squad.
Mario Balotelli raged at the “shameful” racist chanting from Bastia supporters during the OGC Nice game. “Is racism LEGAL in France?”
Giorgio Chiellini praised Juventus Coach Max Allegri and feels the future is bright for Italian defenders.
Giorgio Chiellini admits there’s “something magical” with Gigi Buffon, Andrea Barzagli and Leonardo Bonucci for Juventus and Italy.
New York City FC star Andrea Pirlo warns those who 'are looking for an easy ride' to stay away from the MLS.
Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura believes the investments for Roberto Gagliardini and Mattia Caldara show “the future looks very bright.”
Genoa and Italy goalkeeper Mattia Perin assured he “will keep on smiling” after being ruled out for three to four months with a torn ACL.