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Italy Under-21 boss Devis Mangia has issued a warning to his side ahead of their European Champions play-off match against Sweden.
Denmark boss Morten Olsen has pinpointed Andrea Pirlo and Mario Balotelli as Italy’s key players ahead of Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier.
The President of the Italian Football Federation has backed boss Cesare Prandelli’s decision to snub Antonio Cassano.
Napoli’s Christian Maggio has been allowed to leave Italy’s training camp to attend the birth of his first child.
Juventus’ Gigi Buffon is still a doubt for Italy’s World Cup qualifier against Denmark on Tuesday evening.
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Empoli have confirmed they have a deal in place to sell Under-21 international Riccardo Saponara to Parma.
Riccardo Montolivo insists he has “no regrets” about joining Milan and defends Italy from post-Armenia criticism.
Cristian Ledesma is “fired up” for Lazio’s Serie A clash with Milan and hopes he can earn an Azzurri recall.
Emanuele Giaccherini cast his eye over Italy’s World Cup qualifier with Denmark, next week’s Juventus-Napoli showdown and Inter’s Scudetto ambitions.
Nicklas Bendtner prepares to face Italy with Denmark and will do everything possible “to ensure Juventus make the move from Arsenal permanent.”
Riccardo Montolivo hopes Gigi Buffon can shake off his injury to face Denmark. “We need him, as he is a leader in every sense.”
Gianluigi Buffon says he “should recover in two to three days,” leaving him at risk for the Denmark game, and looks ahead to Juventus-Napoli.
Italy’s medical staff have reassured they are “trying to get Gigi Buffon ready” for Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier with Denmark.
Mario Balotelli looks to be on his way out of Manchester City after Brian Marwood pointed out he does “not show the right values and the right behaviour.”
There are reports Gigi Buffon will not be fit to face Denmark on Tuesday, while Mario Balotelli and Sebastian Giovinco also struggle to be ready.
Genoa Coach Gigi De Canio has urged Cesare Prandelli to call up Marco Borriello. “He has the quality and potential to play for Italy.”
Mario Balotelli had a “positive” fitness test today and should be ready to face Denmark on Tuesday, while Sebastian Giovinco’s ankle injury is “nothing worrying.”
Luca Marrone has experienced the pain of Italy’s European Under-21 Championship play-off exit to keep them focused on Tuesday’s clash with Sweden.
Cesare Prandelli staunchly defends his Italy side against media criticism after their win in Armenia and gives an update on Mario Balotelli’s condition.
Sebastian Giovinco hit back at criticism of his performance for Italy in Armenia. “All you care about is a goal.”
According to the latest reports, Mario Balotelli will be fit to make his Italy comeback against Denmark on Tuesday.
Fiorentina’s Argentine defender Facundo Roncaglia has confirmed he “would like to play for Italy.”
Devis Mangia can’t help but feel regret as Italy only have a 1-0 lead over Sweden in the European Under-21 Championship play-offs.
Stephan El Shaarawy is enjoying “a great moment in my career” with starring roles for Milan and Italy.