AZZURRI

Andrea Barzagli hopes the confidence of the Juventus defensive unit can “spread” across the Italy squad at Euro 2016.
Antonio Conte feels Italy’s 3-5-2 system is helping to invoke “respect and fear” in opponents ahead of tomorrow’s Finland friendly.
Antonio Conte admits he felt “intense thoughts” upon leaving his Italy office for the last time. “This experience completed me as a Coach.”
Belgium fought back from a goal down to beat Norway 3-2 in their final pre-Euro 2016 friendly, showing real problems in defence.
Antonio Conte is expected to use Stephan El Shaarawy, Antonio Candreva, Simone Zaza and Ciro Immobile against Finland.
Prime Minister Matteo Renzi visited the Italy squad today ahead of their Euro 2016 adventure. “Make your presence felt.”
Daniele De Rossi revealed why he will no longer mock Stephan El Shaarawy for the obsession with his hair. “He won Roma a derby.”
Inter defender Juan Jesus is keeping his future options open at both club and international level. “I could play for Italy.”
Simone Zaza called for Italy to be “like a tank” at Euro 2016, “then we’ve got the players who can turn a game.”
Pierluigi Collina visited the Italy squad today to explain the new refereeing approach at Euro 2016. “It’s important we all speak the same language on the pitch.”
Cristian Zaccardo looks back on Italy’s triumphant 2006 World Cup campaign in an exclusive interview, including that own goal. “I can joke about it now.”
Marco Parolo believes Italy will “prove people wrong” at Euro 2016 and tips birthday boy Lorenzo Insigne to be “decisive.”
Cristian Zaccardo believes Francesco Totti and Giacomo Bonaventura should be at Euro 2016 in an exclusive interview.
Francesco Guidolin is sure Antonio Conte will do well at Chelsea. “He’s young and intelligent,” said the Swansea boss.
Thomas Vermaelen is an injury doubt to face Italy after the Belgium defender pulled up with a calf problem.
Antonio Conte is the second highest paid Coach at Euro 2016 behind England’s Roy Hodgson, but Leonid Slutsky is working on commission.
Fabio Quagliarella backs Ciro Immobile and especially Lorenzo Insigne to start for the Azzurri at Euro 2016.
Simone Zaza scored four times in the Azzurri's 13-0 against Empoli's youth team, and Lorenzo Insigne registered a hat-trick.
Federico Bernardeschi says Antonio Conte wants the Azzurri to 'press the man, but not lose unity when out of possession'
Giampiero Ventura will reportedly meet with FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio today about succeeding Antonio Conte as Italy Coach.
Italy’s XI for Euro 2016 may have leaked as the country’s Press are adamant Antonio Conte will use the same team that beat Scotland 1-0 last Sunday.
Antonio Conte says Carlo Ancelotti is “a great brother” to him as he tells Chelsea fans the most important English he has learned. “I like the verb, to fight.”
Antonio Conte confesses “I’m not happy that Andrea Pirlo isn’t here” in his Italy squad for Euro 2016 as he seeks “offensive and attractive” football in France.
Italy boss Antonio Conte admits “it isn’t a good moment for our football” as he rued the lack of “strong young players” in his Euro 2016 squad.
Daniele De Rossi revealed “tension” between Luciano Spalletti and Francesco Totti in the Roma dressing room as he could see himself retiring in the United States.