AZZURRI

Cesare Prandelli hopes that the Stadio San Paolo in Naples can lift his players when they face Armenia on Tuesday.
Italy trio Mario Balotelli, Lorenzo Insigne and Marco Verratti are all doubts for Friday’s game with Denmark.
Mario Balotelli has caused concern for Italy ahead of World Cup qualifying by skipping Wednesday morning’s training session.
Inter striker Mauro Icardi celebrates his call-up for Argentina and admits he would not have played for Italy.
Italy tested out a trident today with Mario Balotelli, Giuseppe Rossi and Antonio Candreva for Denmark.
Giuseppe Rossi is happy to be “back home” in the Italy squad, but isn’t packing his suitcase for Brazil 2014 just yet.
The agent of Giuseppe Rossi would have preferred his client to have been ignored by Italy boss Cesare Prandelli for this month’s internationals.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte is reportedly unhappy with Andrea Pirlo’s call-up to the latest Italian international squad.
Giuseppe Rossi has admitted his joy after being re-called to the Italy squad by Coach Cesare Prandelli.
Sebastian Giovinco’s agent has thrown a hint to Italian national team boss Cesare Prandelli about his client’s international future.
Verona boss Andrea Mandorlini has claimed that ‘old man’ Luca Toni can fight for a place in Italy’s World Cup squad.
Italy U21 boss Luigi Di Biagio has insisted that ‘all game are important’ as his side try and qualify for the European Championships.
Parma believe Antonio Cassano’s form is worthy of international recognition ahead of World Cup 2014.
Daniele De Rossi has been ruled out of Italy’s last two World Cup qualifiers against Denmark and Armenia.
Cesare Prandelli has confirmed he would have to consider selecting Francesco Totti for the World Cup should the Roma idol continue to sparkle.
Cesare Prandelli has recalled Giuseppe Rossi and Federico Balzaretti for Italy’s World Cup qualifiers against Denmark and Armenia.
Fabio Capello reveals he “said no” to taking over as Italy Coach. “We talked about it, but I’m concentrated on Russia.”
Sunderland striker Fabio Borini will reportedly receive an Italy call-up for the World Cup qualifiers against Denmark and Armenia.
Italy Under-21 boss Luigi Di Biagio has claimed his side are ‘obliged’ to try and beat Belgium next week.
There are six new faces in Italy’s Under-21 side against Belgium, including players at Hoffenheim and Real Madrid.
Cesare Prandelli will call Mario Balotelli against Denmark and Armenia despite his ban. “He has paid for his actions.”
Italy’s hopes of calling up Mauro Icardi have vanished, as the Inter striker was picked for Argentina after Leo Messi’s injury.
Mauro Icardi’s agent has claimed that the young striker is focusing purely on playing well for Inter.
Mario Balotelli apologised to Milan and the referee for his ban, “but it’s not as if I killed someone.”
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin is tempted by international management, but he doesn’t expect to be Cesare Prandelli’s successor with Italy.