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West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic has compared summer signing Simone Zaza to Dennis Bergkamp.
Matteo Darmian is on the verge of a January move from Manchester United to Inter, claim reports in Italy.
Jose Callejon reveals it was Napoli teammate Pepe Reina who told him of the Spain recall. “I didn’t believe him!”
Spain have called up Jose Callejon for next week’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Italy – the Napoli winger’s first inclusion in almost two years.
Incoming Valencia Coach Cesare Prandelli notes “mine is a Spanish game” but can’t confirm he has the job.
Cesare Prandelli defends his Italy record - “every good thing we did in four years was forgotten because of a single game”.
Alessio Romagnoli has been left out of Luigi Di Biagio’s Italy Under-21 squad, potentially indicating a senior call.
Former Udinese and Italy star Antonio Di Natale believes Ciro Immobile is a “very good player” but would be better utilised as a second striker.
Former Italy CT Cesare Prandelli has reportedly signed a two-year contract to take over Spanish side Valencia.
In this special collection of features, Football Italia mixes archive material with brand new writing to celebrate all that Francesco Totti represents to his club, to his country and to Italian football.
In this special collection of features, Football Italia celebrates all that Francesco Totti represents to his club, to his country and to Italian football.
OGC Nice star Mario Balotelli will be called up for Italy’s games against Spain and Macedonia, it’s reported.
Spartak Moscow defender Salvatore Bocchetti insists his accusations towards Mario Balotelli were the result of his poor grasp of Russian.
UEFA presented the Euro 2020 tournament today, which will be played in 13 host cities around Europe, including Rome.
Thiago Motta admits he is rooting for Mario Balotelli to do Paris Saint-Germain a favour when Nice host Monaco on Wednesday and return to the Italy squad.
We continue to mark Francesco Totti's 40th birthday with a special infographic presenting some of his most fascinating facts.
Damiano Tommasi believes Roma “must get into the right mindset”, and criticises a lack of reform in Italian football.
Legendary striker Paolo Rossi “can’t understand” Juventus dropping Gonzalo Higuain.
Mino Raiola claims “no-one can afford Romelu Lukaku in Italy” after mentioning “talk” of the Everton striker possibly joining Juventus over the summer.
PSG midfielder Thiago Motta stands up to critics and reveals “I worked with Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti, but nobody like Gian Piero Gasperini.”
France Football has announced it will retake control of the Ballon d’Or starting from the next award.
Dino Zoff has warned Italy’s European representatives that referees are among their biggest threats. “They’re very touchy”.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio admits Aleksander Ceferin’s rise to UEFA power happened “in a way that not even we expected”.
Sky Sport Italia have fired Paolo Di Canio after he showed his Fascist ‘Dux’ tattoo on air.
New UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin has hailed Italy for being “one of my biggest supporters” during his campaign trail.