AZZURRI

Cesare Prandelli apologised to Domenico Criscito and hopes to “have doubts to the last minute” about which 23 to bring to the World Cup.
Heavy rain in Manaus - where Italy will play England this summer - has reportedly brought down part of the roof at the city’s airport.
Marco Verratti says he can play any midfield role for Italy, as he hopes former Pescara teammates Ciro Immobile and Lorenzo Insigne join him in Brazil.
Gianluigi Buffon admits that Italy may not be outright favourites to win the World Cup, but sees them capable of causing a few headaches.
Italy will begin preparations on the pitch today for their World Cup campaign, as a first set of training sessions is held.
Roberto Baggio says he is hoping Mario Balotelli will have more success at the World Cup than he did himself.
Federico Bernardeschi says he has achieved nothing yet in his career as he prepares to return to parent club Fiorentina.
Mattia Destro has revealed he is desperate to make Italy’s final 23-man squad for the World Cup.
Maurizio Beretta has discussed Italy’s World Cup hopes, the possibility of downsizing Serie A and the new financial front clubs face.
Italy’s players will convene at Coverciano by this evening, whilst Demetrio Albertini is expected to meet with Cesare Prandelli.
Roy Hodgson hopes England players will have enough “faith in ourselves” to not focus on Mario Balotelli or Luis Suarez.
Cesare Prandelli hopes to “unite Italy” with his World Cup selections and welcomes family into the Azzurri camp.
Marco Verratti spoke of his World Cup dreams, while he hopes Paul Pogba and Miralem Pjanic can join him at PSG.
Domenico Criscito’s agent hit back at “ex-Venezia Coach” Cesare Prandelli for the World Cup snub.
Cristian Ledesma’s agent said Cesare Prandelli was “shameful” for leaving the Lazio midfielder out of the Italy squad.
Bad news for Mario Balotelli, whose house was burgled with gold, watches and a Porsche stolen.
Daniel Pablo Osvaldo admits he was “disappointed and upset” at missing out on Italy’s provisional World Cup squad.
Brescia President Gino Corioni says the Serie B club was the only place Roberto Baggio truly felt at home during his playing days.
Francesco Guidolin has admitted that Udinese’s season has been a negative one, ahead of their final game.
Stephan El Shaarawy has conceded that his return from injury came a bit too late for a place at this summer’s World Cup.
Cesare Prandelli says Italy’s players will have the chance to discuss how to use Twitter during the World Cup, but he has some advice.
Cesare Prandelli has once more defended Italy’s code of ethics and criticised the ‘partisanship’ he sees in the peninsula.
Antonio Cassano and Giuseppe Rossi are not necessarily competing for a single place in Italy’s World Cup squad, says Cesare Prandelli.
Cesare Prandelli hopes to reach the World Cup Final, as he explains the benefit to Italy having three formations to work in.
Cesare Prandelli has warned Mario Balotelli not to let frustration affect his tactical requirements playing for Italy this summer.