AZZURRI

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Thiago Motta understands why he hasn’t been picked for Italy since the Final of Euro 2012.
Lorenzo Insigne has three targets for the new campaign – to sign a new contract, have a great season for Napoli and earn a spot at Brazil 2014.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has explained why he was so desperate to organise a friendly against Argentina in honour of the new Pope.
Gigi Di Biagio has called up his first Italy Under-21 squad for a friendly against Slovakia on August 14.
The Italian Football Federation have confirmed October’s World Cup qualifier against Armenia will be staged in Naples.
Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne will be included in the Italy squad for the August 14 friendly against Argentina.
England are looking for a new Under-21 manager and it’s rumoured ex-Italy boss Devis Mangia is among the candidates.
Alessandro Del Piero is back in Italy for pre-season training with Sydney FC and wishes Carlos Tevez “all the best” at Juventus.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli insists Antonio Cassano could still have a future with the national side.
Fiorentina’s Giuseppe Rossi admits he is targeting a return to the Italian national side following his injury nightmare.
Nine Serie A based players have been included in the Argentina squad for next month’s international friendly against Italy.
Fabio Capello believes Brazil were only able to beat Spain in the Confederations Cup Final thanks to “the lesson from Italy.”
Minister for Integration Cecile Kyenge spoke out on racism in Italy and its stadiums. “People felt threatened by Mario Balotelli.”
Ciro Immobile doesn’t think his chances of being called up by Italy will be hampered by his move to Torino.
Geona midfielder Andrea Bertolacci has claimed he is focused on his club form, not forcing his way into the Italian national team squad.
Italy striker Alberto Gilardino is confident Genoa will turn his World Cup 2014 dream into reality.
Gianluigi Buffon is confident Italy will have a good chance of winning the World Cup in Brazil next summer.
New Italy Under-21 Coach Gigi Di Biagio feels his task is “to get results, but above all to grow these lads.”
Federico Balzaretti knows that the only way to get to the World Cup next summer will be to perform well at Roma.
Today is the seventh anniversary of Italy’s World Cup triumph in Berlin, as recalled by Fabio Cannavaro. Where were you?
The Spanish National Team have confirmed that they will play a friendly against Italy next year.
Gianluigi Buffon has admitted that Italy's third place at the Confederations Cup was 'satisfying' but has conceded that the Azzurri have to improve for next summer.
Roberto Mancini made his Champions League predictions, warned Manchester City about their European ambitions and admitted he’d like to be Italy Coach.
Former Italy Under-21 Coach Devis Mangia believes Roma’s Mattia Destro “can become the best striker in Italy.”
The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) has confirmed that a friendly against Argentina in Rome has been arranged for August 14.