AZZURRI

The Italy Under-21 squad will meet later this month for a three-day training camp, it has been confirmed.
Alessandro Florenzi has outlined Roma’s ambition to ‘close out’ second place in Serie A, and his hope that the squad is retained over the summer.
Italy legend Roberto Boninsegna believes Gonzalo Higuain will be Serie A top scorer, but sees himself in Ciro Immobile.
Fabio Cannavaro feels he is “ready” to become a Coach and hopes Italy can win the World Cup in Brazil.
Former Italy international Enrico Chiesa would take Giuseppe Rossi to this summer’s World Cup even if he is only half fit.
Lorenzo Insigne’s agent says playing at the World Cup is more than a dream for his client.
England Coach Roy Hodgson says Andrea Pirlo will be the man to watch out for when his side take on the Italy at the World Cup.
Romulo has reflected on his Italy call-up and admits that whilst he is happy at Verona, he does not know where his future lies.
Andrea Pirlo has revealed that one of his favourite past-times between games was to pick on then Milan and Italy teammate Gennaro Gattuso.
Federico Bernardeschi says he is dreaming of becoming a Fiorentina regular when he returns to the club at the end of the season.
Cesare Prandelli hopes Serie A clubs can invest more on home-grown talent and saw his contract offer as a sign for “schizophrenic” football.
Italy “will not make the same mistake as in Euro 2012” with fitness preparation, warned Cesare Prandelli.
Italy’s Code of Ethics has been criticised, but Cesare Prandelli explained the players agree with his approach.
Cesare Prandelli ruled Francesco Totti and Luca Toni out of the World Cup, praised emerging talent like Ciro Immobile and won’t pressure Giuseppe Rossi.
Italy’s 2014 World Cup theme song has been presented, including a video with players in action.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli has explained his reasons for not including Inter’s Jonathan in his 42-man test squad.
Roma’s Alessandro Florenzi says it is a dream come true to play for the club he supported as a boy.
Sassuolo forward Simone Zaza says he is not thinking of going to this summer’s World Cup in Brazil, admitting other players deserve it more.
Cesare Prandelli has avoided direct comment on Francesco Totti and Luca Toni and revealed he already has 18 players set in his mind for the World Cup.
Marco Parolo hopes he can be by Antonio Cassano’s side for Parma in Europe and Italy at the World Cup.
Marco Verratti’s agent assured he’s in contention for a World Cup spot and commented on Arsenal reports.
Ciro Immobile and Alessio Cerci can’t stop scoring for Torino and confess they’d love to be at the World Cup together.
Sassuolo’s Domenico Barardi says his side will be all but relegated if they fail to beat Chievo in their next Serie A match.
Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne says he is dreaming of making Cesare Prandelli’s World Cup squad this summer.
Guangzhou Evergrande Coach Marcello Lippi says he would offer Adriano Galliani a role at his club, were he available.