WORLD CUP 2014

Cesare Prandelli hinted he could call Francesco Totti for the World Cup, but Antonio Cassano is less likely to be considered.
Adidas have continued the build-up to Friday’s World Cup 2014 group stage draw by unveiling the official tournament ball.
Italy have been placed in Pot Four for Friday’s World Cup draw in Bahia, FIFA have confirmed today.
Borja Valero admits he’s dreaming of winning a place in Spain’s World Cup squad given his fine form at Fiorentina.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli believes not being top seeds in the World Cup draw “could be better considering our character.”
Italy have jumped up to seventh in the FIFA World Rankings, but it comes too late for the World Cup draw.
Just days before the 2014 World Cup draw, at least three people have been killed after part of the Corinthians Arena collapsed.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter met with Pope Francis today and warned foreign investment in clubs “is not always a good thing.”
Riccardo Montolivo believes there are at least three teams better equipped than Italy to win the 2014 World Cup.
The Gazzetta dello Sport have put together the 23-man squad list Cesare Prandelli would name for the World Cup, if he had to today.
The World Cup play-offs have been completed, as Portugal, France, Greece, Croatia, Ghana and more qualified.
Cesare Prandelli warns Italy were “born to attack and at the World Cup I’d prefer a team that risks to the end.”
Nigeria – Italy’s next friendly opponents – have qualified for the 2014 World Cup, beating Ethiopia 2-0.
Antonio Di Natale says he’ll only think about a possible World Cup call once his Udinese side have avoided relegation.
Veteran Verona striker Luca Toni has made himself available for Italy ahead of World Cup 2014.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli wants Roma’s Morgan De Sanctis to come out of international retirement for the World Cup.
Paris Saint-Germain’s Marco Verratti doesn’t think he is guaranteed a place in Italy’s World Cup squad.
Cesare Prandelli has called Gianluigi Buffon ‘the best in the world’, despite some criticising the Juventus goalkeeper.
Portugal versus Sweden is the glamour tie after the World Cup 2014 European play-off draw was made this afternoon.
Russia boss Fabio Capello has revealed his starting grid for the 2014 World Cup. “Italy are on the third row.”
As expected, Cesare Prandelli’s Italy will not be amongst the top eight seeds at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Coach Cesare Prandelli was confused by Italy’s 2-2 draw with Armenia and warned he has not chosen his World Cup squad just yet.
Cesare Prandelli has confirmed that during the World Cup social networking will be banned for Italian players.
Roma defender Maicon has admitted that his ultimate aim is to make the Brazil World Cup squad for next summer.
Cesare Prandelli has confirmed he would have to consider selecting Francesco Totti for the World Cup should the Roma idol continue to sparkle.

WORLD CUP 2014 BLOGS

Richard Thomas says Cesare Prandelli’s arrival at Galatasaray provides the former Italy boss with an ideal opportunity to prove himself a winner.