AZZURRI

Giampiero Ventura confirmed Gianluigi Donnarumma will start for Italy in tomorrow’s Uruguay friendly and explained Mario Balotelli’s absence.
Giampiero Ventura confessed he is “flattered” by interest from Jiangsu Suning, but “we’ve just started a project with Italy and talk about reaching the Euros in 2020.”
Coach Massimo Carrera has extended his contract with Spartak Moscow to 2019 after winning the League title.
Italy are heading to Nice for their friendly with Uruguay, but it has been confirmed that Marco Verratti will miss out.
Italy could be without Marco Verratti against Uruguay and Liechtenstein as midfielder reportedly left their training camp with a groin problem.
Italy Under-20s Coach Alberigo Evani hailed his “terrific” Azzurrini after they set up a semi-final with England.
Milan’s Gianluigi Donnarumma could reportedly accept a call-up to the Italy squad for the European Under-21 Championship later this month.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio has hailed Italy’s Under-20 team for “writing a wonderful page in Italian football history” on Monday.
Italy have reached the U-20 World Cup semi-finals for the first time ever after a dramatic 3-2 victory over Zambia on Monday.
Suning Group has reportedly offered Italy CT Giampiero Ventura a two-year, €20m contract to coach Inter’s sister club, Jiangsu Suning.
Marco Verratti admits he is “sorry” for Italy’s Juventus contingent and has vowed to “support” them while on international duty.
Marco Verratti left training early with an injury and Daniele De Rossi worked separately from the Italy squad, as they prepare for Uruguay.
We bring you Part Two of our exclusive interview with Paolo Bandini on Antonio Conte’s man-management, Serie A myths and how Roma handled the Francesco Totti situation.
Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura hinted he’ll start Atalanta star Andrea Conti and test the 4-2-4 formation against Uruguay and Liechtenstein.
Giampiero Ventura tried to reassure the Juventus players as they arrive for international duty. “90 minutes cannot cancel out an entire season.”
Coach Alberigo Evani warned Italy “must not make the mistake of underestimating” Zambia in the Under-20 World Cup quarter-finals.
Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura wants “a rotund result” against Liechtenstein in the World Cup qualifier. “Goal difference is crucial in this group.”
Inter appear to have given up on poaching Lele Oriali from the Italy staff, so will bring in Dario Baccin from Palermo to assist the director of sport.
Zenit defender Domenico Criscito confirms “it’s time to come back to Italy and Serie A. I dream of Genoa, but I’ll evaluate any option.”
Riccardo Orsolini’s agent is confident the Italy Under-20 winger “will have room” to showcase his talent at Juventus.
Milan and Italy striker Gianluca Lapadula gave Football Italia and Rossella Marrai-Ricco an exclusive look at his career path, life choices and future plans.
Ahead of an exclusive Football Italia interview with Gianluca Lapadula, the Milan striker revealed he “had no need to reflect” once the offer came in from San Siro.
UEFA announced they will trial the use of a fourth substitute during extra time in summer tournaments including the Under-21 Championship.
Italy are through to the quarter-finals of the Under-20 World Cup, after beating France 2-1.
Giampiero Ventura admits Italy’s 8-0 win over San Marino “doesn’t count”, but saw positives nonetheless.