World Cup 14
Diamanti: 'Guangzhou revelation'
Alessandro Diamanti is impressed with his first match for Guangzhou Evergrande and confident he won’t miss out on an Italy call.
Prandelli on Rossi, Balo and Berardi
Cesare Prandelli reiterated Italy trust Giuseppe Rossi and Mario Balotelli, but it’s too early for Domenico Berardi.
Gasp: 'Gilardino deserves World Cup'
Gian Piero Gasperini insists Alberto Gilardino “deserves to go to the World Cup” and will prove it in Napoli-Genoa.
Ribery: Toni must go to Brazil
Franck Ribery has backed Verona striker Luca Toni to return to the Italy squad in time for the World Cup in Brazil.
Paletta: Italy? Down to Prandelli
Parma defender Gabriel Paletta says that any call-up to the Italian national team would be down to Cesare Prandelli.
Prandelli plans ‘prospects’ camp
Cesare Prandelli is reportedly looking to organise a training camp in March for future Italy prospects and potential outside candidates to make the World Cup.
U21: Di Biagio calls two new faces
Italy Under-21 Coach Gigi Di Biagio called two new faces for a get-together next week.
Italy book Luxembourg friendly
Italy will play Luxembourg in their final pre-World Cup friendly on June 4, it has been announced.
Prandelli: Balotelli's wasting energy
Cesare Prandelli has warned Mario Balotelli that he needs to ‘find a seriousness’ if he’s to become one of the greats.
Pinto: I've followed Italy for years
Costa Rica Coach Jorge Luis Pinto has praised a number of Italian players as his country prepares to play the Azzurri.
Gilardino retains World Cup hope
Genoa forward Alberto Gilardino has spoken of his desire to make Azzurri Coach Cesare Prandelli’s World Cup squad.
Montella: Too soon for Italy
Vincenzo Montella has played down the possibility of replacing Cesare Prandelli as Italy Coach: “Really I believe it is too early.”
Hodgson concerned by Manaus heat
England boss Roy Hodgson has admitted that he is concerned about the heat in Manaus, where his side will face Italy at the World Cup.
Lippi to retire from club football
World Cup winning Coach Marcello Lippi has announced he will retire from coaching club sides at the end of the season.
Destro aiming for Brazil
Roma forward Mattia Destro has spoken of his and his teammates’ desire to play for their respective countries at this summer’s World Cup.
FIFA give World Cup water breaks
FIFA have accepted Cesare Prandelli’s proposal to introduce ‘water breaks’ in exceptionally hot weather at the World Cup.
Lippi: 'A mistake to quit Italy'
Marcello Lippi reveals he turned down an offer from Real Madrid and “it was a mistake” to quit Italy in 2006.
Diamanti: 'My Chinese adventure'
Alessandro Diamanti assures he’ll “work every day to earn my place” at the World Cup after joining Guangzhou Evergrande.
Prandelli: 'New World Cup elements'
Cesare Prandelli hinted Italy should “expect new elements on a technical level” at the World Cup. Did he mean Francesco Totti?
Maldini backs Allegri for Italy
Cesare Maldini believes that Massimiliano Allegri could be the man to take over the Italian national team after the World Cup.
Camoranesi to retire
Azzurri World Cup winner Mauro Camoranesi has today confirmed that he will retire from playing at the end of the season.
Italy ranked eighth in the world
Italy have dropped a place in the latest FIFA World Rankings, being listed for February in eighth position.
Prandelli ‘torn’ on future
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli has admitted he is still unsure whether he will remain in his post beyond this summer’s World Cup.
‘Italy not favourites in Brazil’
Cesare Prandelli does not see Italy as favourites at the upcoming World Cup in Brazil.
Zaccheroni: Honda’s best position…
Alberto Zaccheroni has enthused at Yuto Nagatomo and Keisuke Honda’s work in Serie A, and offered his view on the latter’s best position at Milan.
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