AZZURRI

Antonio Cassano had “many demons,” but at Sampdoria he is “making the kind of sacrifices I’d never made before.”
New York City FC midfielder Andrea Pirlo confirms he’s aiming to go to the European Championships with Italy - “I want to be there”.
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon admits Sunday’s game is “crucial” to put Roma 10 points behind.
Gigi Buffon admits the 2018 World Cup is his “last objective” and praises his Milan namesake Donnarumma.
Andrea Pirlo describes Paul Pogba as the “strongest” youngster he’s seen, and plays down Marco Verratti comparisons.
Antonio Cassano dreams of Euro 2016, praises Lorenzo Insigne and admits “I ruined myself, but I’m happy.”
Inter director Piero Ausilio confirms Fredy Guarin “is in negotiations” with Jiangsu Suning, but “it’s not easy” for Roberto Soriano.
Several reports suggest Roberto Mancini could leave Inter to take the Italy job at the end of the season.
Lorenzo Insigne insists Napoli “are not in a duel with Juventus”, as they’re concentrating on their own results.
Marco Tardelli “would like to become Italy CT” if Antonio Conte leaves after Euro 2016.
Returning to Torino means ‘I’ll have a chance for Euro 2016’, says new signing Ciro Immobile.
Italy’s friendly with Spain on March 24 will be hosted by the Dacia Arena in Udine, which was inaugurated today.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio is reportedly enraged with the Lega Serie A over their anti-Azzurri policies and backs Coach Antonio Conte.
Antonio Conte cancelled his scheduled Azzurri training camps after the Lega Calcio exempted players busy with European cups.
Emanuele Giaccherini swears loyalty to Bologna: 'But winning Euro 2016 is my target!'
Milan CEO Adriano Galliani admits “we offered Antonio Conte the bench, but he preferred Italy. In future, who knows…”
Milan will reportedly offer Italy CT Antonio Conte €4m a season to take over as Coach in the summer.
Italy failed to cast a vote for the Ballon d’Or, reportedly in protest at Gigi Buffon not being nominated.
Domenico Criscito admits “I really miss Italy and Serie A, but at the same time I’m happy with my experience at Zenit.”
Eder says Sampdoria and the Azzurri are his teams for the time being, though 'everything is possible' with Inter.
Sebastian Giovinco is “very happy” at Toronto FC, but admits “I’d go back to Juventus”.
Sporting CP's Alberto Aquilani discusses the situation of Monaco's Stephan El Shaarawy with Milan, while opening to Euro 2016.
Bologna Coach Roberto Donadoni is “proud” to have received applause from Milan fans in yesterday’s win.
Italy remain in 15th place in the latest FIFA rankings, while Euro 2016 opponents Sweden move up a place.
Fiorentina’s Giuseppe Rossi is ‘the strongest player’ Borja Valero has played with, and he hopes Federico Bernardeschi ‘ends up at a top club’.