AZZURRI

The latest FIFA rankings have been published, and Italy remain in 15th place just behind the Netherlands.
The agent of Chievo forward Antonio Floro Flores says his client wants an Italy call-up - “dreaming is allowed…”
Italy will play their final pre-Euro 2016 test against Finland on June 6.
Reports in England suggest Italy CT Antonio Conte is the prime candidate for the Chelsea job.
Salvatore Sirigu will stay at Paris Saint-Germain this January, even if it jeopardises his Euro 2016 hopes, his agent reveals.
Stephan El Shaarawy says “Roma was my priority” rather than returning to Milan.
Italy’s Under-21 side will host France in a friendly on June 2 in honour of Bataclan victim Valeria Solesin.
Toronto FC’s Sebastian Giovinco says he ‘hasn’t spoken with Italy CT Antonio Conte’ but believes ‘if I deserve it, I’ll definitely be called up.’
Southampton are reportedly ready to sell Graziano Pellè, alerting the likes of Juventus, Lazio, Fiorentina and Napoli.
Luca Toni isn’t giving up in Verona’s relegation battle and discusses retirement - “we’ll see in June”.
Juventus and Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon confirms he intends to retire after the 2018 World Cup.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi says Gian Piero Gasperini won’t leave and that Leonardo Pavoletti is ‘second only to Gonzalo Higuain’.
Italy international Matteo Darmian is in hospital after “spitting blood” during Manchester United’s game.
Antonio Cassano had “many demons,” but at Sampdoria he is “making the kind of sacrifices I’d never made before.”
New York City FC midfielder Andrea Pirlo confirms he’s aiming to go to the European Championships with Italy - “I want to be there”.
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon admits Sunday’s game is “crucial” to put Roma 10 points behind.
Gigi Buffon admits the 2018 World Cup is his “last objective” and praises his Milan namesake Donnarumma.
Andrea Pirlo describes Paul Pogba as the “strongest” youngster he’s seen, and plays down Marco Verratti comparisons.
Antonio Cassano dreams of Euro 2016, praises Lorenzo Insigne and admits “I ruined myself, but I’m happy.”
Inter director Piero Ausilio confirms Fredy Guarin “is in negotiations” with Jiangsu Suning, but “it’s not easy” for Roberto Soriano.
Several reports suggest Roberto Mancini could leave Inter to take the Italy job at the end of the season.
Lorenzo Insigne insists Napoli “are not in a duel with Juventus”, as they’re concentrating on their own results.
Marco Tardelli “would like to become Italy CT” if Antonio Conte leaves after Euro 2016.
Returning to Torino means ‘I’ll have a chance for Euro 2016’, says new signing Ciro Immobile.
Italy’s friendly with Spain on March 24 will be hosted by the Dacia Arena in Udine, which was inaugurated today.