AZZURRI

Italy Under-21 goalkeeper Francesco Bardi has completed a move to Espanyol on loan with option to buy from Inter.
Antonio Conte said facing Spain will be “extra motivation” for Italy in 2018 World Cup qualifying.
Italy will face Spain, Albania, Israel, Macedonia and Liechtenstein on the road to the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Domenico Berardi reveals he’s working on self-control, compares himself to Arjen Robben and shrugs off Juventus talk.
Italy risk a very tough group when the draw for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers is made today in Russia.
Stephan El Shaarawy calls Monaco ‘the best choice for me and my career’ after joining from Milan.
Milan playmaker Riccardo Montolivo says he is ready to ‘contribute’, after an injury hit campaign last season.
Andrea Pirlo believes New York City FC can be “a truly important experience” and it’s up to Antonio Conte whether he’ll still play for Italy.
Croatia have been deducted one point and will play two matches behind closed doors, as punishment for a swastika on the pitch against Italy.
Andrea Pirlo has reiterated that he hasn’t moved to New York City FC ‘for a holiday’ and is confident of adapting to many changes.
Simone Zaza says he’s comfortable playing many roles for Juventus, but denies he’s a battering ram.
A UEFA verdict over the Croatia-Italy match which saw a swastika cut into the pitch has been delayed by a week.
Daniel Osvaldo is heading back to Europe, as Real Betis “are interested and he would love a return to Spain,” said his agent.
Ciro Immobile chose Sevilla because “I want to become part of this family after a negative year” at Borussia Dortmund.
Sebastian Giovinco “hopes” Italy Coach Antonio Conte saw his hat-trick for Toronto FC against New York City FC.
Gigi Di Biagio is tipping Inter to win the Scudetto, as “Juventus are weaker now and Roma need at least two strikers.”
Italy Under-21 Coach Gigi Di Biagio explains what went wrong in the European Championships, but “growing players matters more than results.”
Borussia Dortmund announced Sevilla will take Ciro Immobile on loan until June 2016, pending Monday's medical.
Ciro Immobile is expected to have a Sevilla medical on Monday, but Borussia Dortmund get more than just €12m.
Luis Suarez wants an “apology” from FIFA for an “excessive” ban after he bit Giorgio Chiellini during the 2014 World Cup.
Italy have announced they’ll play Germany in a friendly on March 29 2016 in Munich.
Antonio Conte warned “it will be difficult for Italy to be competitive” if foreign players continue to dominate Serie A.
Italy “want to defend our image in the world, above all with Antonio Conte,” said FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio.
Gigi Di Biagio will remain as Italy Under-21 Coach for the next two years, confirmed Antonio Conte.
Sevilla have reportedly struck a deal with Borussia Dortmund for Ciro Immobile worth €12m.