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Cesare Prandelli has reiterated that no-one is guaranteed a spot in his Italy squad, as he confirms he will select seven strikers next week for five places.
Fiorentina’s Giuseppe Rossi says he will have to prove his fitness if he is to make Italy’s World Cup squad this summer.
Milan legend Arrigo Sacchi believes Rossoneri Coach Clarence Seedorf should adapt his style of play to suit his players.
Il Mattino believe that Lorenzo Insigne has played his way into Italy’s provisional World Cup squad and Giuseppe Rossi may not make the cut.
Italy’s pre-World Cup friendly with Luxembourg will be at the Stadio Curi in Perugia on June 4.
Giuseppe Rossi has admitted to mixed feelings after he returned from injury on Saturday, but lost the Coppa Italia Final.
Italian national team boss Cesare Prandelli believes that they are ‘ahead of schedule’ for the World Cup.
Cesare Prandelli has congratulated Juventus after they claimed their third successive title on Sunday.
Thiago Motta trusts “if Italy keep Wayne Rooney quiet, then we will get the result we want” against England.
Roma’s Alessandro Florenzi says he has still not given up hope of representing his country at this summer’s World Cup.
Napoli’s Christian Maggio is still hopeful of making Cesare Prandelli’s World Cup squad despite his recent injury lay-off.
England will name their provisional 30-man squad for the World Cup on May 12, it has been revealed.
Cesare Prandelli says he has the Italy squad’s full backing on his code of ethics and says it will only be dropped when that does not exist.
Cesare Prandelli has warned that Italy face at the World Cup an ‘important’ match against a stronger England than from Euro 2012.
Stephan El Shaarawy has outlined his determination to play this weekend in the Milan derby and to make Italy’s World Cup squad.
Cesare Prandelli has commented on Francesco Totti and Luca Toni’s World Cup chances: “In an emergency, I would know who to take.”
Cesare Prandelli says that no player, including Mario Balotelli, can go to Brazil with the mindset of starting every game.
Coach Gigi Di Biagio saw improvements in the Italy Under-21 side after Brentford’s Marcello Trotta bagged a brace.
CalcioNews24 report that Alessandro Del Piero has turned down the chance for a reunion with Marcello Lippi.
Figures from football, including Mario Balotelli and Cesare Prandelli, ate bananas to join Dani Alves’ anti-racism message.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete insisted it’s “important to have Mario Balotelli at the World Cup, as he can change a game.”
While Italy are meticulously planning training regimes, Roy Hodgson prefers to rest England for the World Cup.
Torino President Urbano Cairo says both members of the club’s strike duo, Alessio Cerci and Ciro Immobile, deserve to go to the World Cup.
Ciro Immobile has admitted that he feels good at Torino, and hopes to play his way into Italy’s World Cup squad.
Luca Toni is joint Capocannoniere on 20 goals and believes he can take the crown. “At my age it’d be extraordinary!”