AZZURRI

Milan talent Hachim Mastour explained why he chose to represent Morocco and not Italy.
Real Madrid denied they have made an offer for PSG and Italy midfielder Marco Verratti.
The Italy training camp concluded with a game between ranks that had Stephan El Shaarawy score and a Franco Vazquez brace.
Daniele Rugani insists the Italy Under-21 side is going to the Czech Republic to win the European Championships.
Daniel Caligiuri and Nicola Sansone were born in Germany, but it’s “a dream come true” to represent Italy.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio says he feels sorry for Sepp Blatter, and backs Michel Platini to be his successor.
There will be a “surreal atmosphere” in Italy’s crunch Euro 2016 qualifier against Croatia, said team manager Lele Oriali.
Italy team manager Lele Oriali insists Coach Antonio Conte “did not ask to extend his contract, but will bring this adventure to term.”
Daniele Rugani admits ‘I don’t know where I’ll play next year’, despite being bought outright by Juventus.
Domenico Criscito and Andrea Poli have withdrawn from Italy’s training camp through injury.
Marcello Lippi believes the current Juventus side is following the same path as his all-conquering team from the 90s.
Antonio Conte “told me he’d gladly stay on the Italy bench for another two years,” revealed Carlo Tavecchio.
Daniel Caligiuri of Wolfsburg, Nicola Sansone of Sassuolo and Chievo’s Alberto Paloschi are among those called an Italy training retreat.
Today Antonio Conte will name his Italy squad for a two-day training camp, then next week players to face Croatia.
There are fears Genoa goalkeeper Mattia Perin could miss the European Under-21 Championship for shoulder surgery.
There are reports Milan teenage prodigy Hachim Mastour will reject an Italy call to play for Morocco.
Giovanni Trapattoni claims Italy and the Republic of Ireland were “damaged” by FIFA corruption around World Cups.
Antonio Cassano discusses his 'idols' Francesco Totti, Leo Messi and Paolo Maldini, whilst eyeing an Azzurri return.
Antonio Conte’s lawyer insists he “absolutely wants to remain” as Italy Coach despite threats of a new betting scandal.
Mario Balotelli will “definitely stay” at Liverpool next season, said agent Mino Raiola.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte could step down from his Azzurri post if he is called back to court as part of an ongoing match-fixing investigation.
Carlo Ancelotti is sacked, but Milan reportedly rule out Unai Emery, Maurizio Sarri and Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Max Allegri hopes his Juve side can emulate Italy’s 2006 World Cup winners, by winning the Champions League final in Berlin.
Antonio Conte will reportedly call up Wolfsburg winger Daniel Caligiuri to play for Italy.
President Felice Belloli lost a vote of no confidence unanimously after calling women’s football “a bunch of lesbians.”