Sebastian Giovinco “knew it’d be a risk coming to Toronto, but I’d do it all again. The Italy door remains open.”
Antonio Conte stood up for Eder as “our top scorer in the squad,” but hasn’t decided whether to bring four or five strikers to Euro 2016.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio confirmed the new Italy Coach will be announced on June 7, but hints it’s Giampiero Ventura.
Antonio Conte assures Italy “are finding our tactical system” during pre-Euro 2016 training. “I want a Team and I’m optimistic.”
Italy are expected to give Daniele De Rossi and Eder last chance starts against Scotland tonight.
Lorenzo Insigne should be a starter for Italy at Euro 2016, argues 1982 World Cup winner Franco Causio.
Marco Verratti “suffered a great deal when learning” he’d miss Euro 2016 for Italy. “They had faith in me.”
Italy announced the squad numbers for pre-Euro 2016 friendlies against Scotland and Finland, but there’s no 10.
Carlo Tavecchio reveals the new Italy Coach “will be chosen next week, but I won’t name names now.”
Gigi Buffon admits Italy’s build-up to Euro 2016 “feels different, as expectations are low. We want to surprise everyone, including ourselves.”
Antonio Conte is “worried” by Daniele De Rossi’s injury and dropped hints on his final Italy squad for Euro 2016.
Antonio Conte feels he can finally “influence” Italy with daily training work ahead of Euro 2016 and the Scotland friendly.
Gordon Strachan is confident Scotland won’t be “embarrassed” in tomorrow’s friendly against Italy.
Belgium, who face Italy at Euro 2016, came back from a goal down to beat Switzerland 2-1 in a friendly.
Eder will reportedly be cut from Italy’s final 23-man squad for Euro 2016, while Jorginho is in doubt too.
Domenico Criscito “did not expect” to be called for Euro 2016. “Antonio Conte has already made his decisions.”
Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez discussed his Atalanta future, working with Diego Simeone and waiting for an Italy call.
The Republic of Ireland drew 1-1 with the Netherlands in a pre-Euro 2016 friendly, where Kevin Strootman played 70 minutes.
Italy tested both Thiago Motta and Riccardo Montolivo in training today ahead of Sunday’s friendly with Scotland.
Marco Materazzi is cheering on Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid in the Champions League Final, as Rafa Benitez and Diego Simeone hold “bad memories.”
Italy medics confirm Thiago Motta and Riccardo Montolivo are ready, but Daniele De Rossi “is still struggling.”
Torino President Urbano Cairo admits he “freed Giampiero Ventura for the national team”.
Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini declares “our strength must be our solidity” at Euro 2016.
Thiago Motta and Riccardo Montolivo are back in training after fitness trouble and will be available for Euro 2016.
The Italian Federation's director general denies any last-minute changes, suggesting Giampiero Ventura will be confirmed as the Azzurri Coach.