Italy’s Group D opponents Costa Rica have drawn their second World Cup friendly against Republic of Ireland.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Varese have taken a giant step towards Serie B survival by beating Novara 2-0 in the first leg of the relegation play-out between the sides.
England Coach Roy Hodgson says he plans to give Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain every opportunity to prove his fitness.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli has reacted with caution to Jose Mourinho’s prediction that his team will reach the World Cup final.
Cesare Prandelli is adamant that Mario Balotelli should not place too much of a burden upon himself at the World Cup.
Cesare Prandelli says a positive attitude and pride are prerequisites in order to create a winning team.
Cesare Prandelli says Italy will not be scared of their critics when they take on Brazilian club side Fluminense on Sunday.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli is pleased his team’s critics are struggling to work out their formation, insisting the Azzurri want to be unpredictable.
Fabio Capello’s Russia continued their World Cup preparations with a 2-0 friendly win over Morocco today.
It is reported that Lazio are interested in holding discussions with Roberto Donadoni over their coaching position.
FIFA agent Bernardo Brovarone says Javier Mascherano was ‘certain’ to leave Barcelona before the arrival of Luis Enrique.
England’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain remains hopeful of playing a major part in this summer’s World Cup in Brazil.
Tom Ince has reportedly ended speculation that he is to join Inter by saying his immediate future lies in England’s Premier League.
Silvio Berlusconi has praised Milan Coach to be Pippo Inzaghi, saying he matches all the requirements the Rossoneri are looking for.
Mauricio Isla’s agent has denied reports that the Juventus defender could be on his way to Inter.
Andrea Stramaccioni has insisted that Udinese was the right team for him, having been out of the game for a year.
Milan have confirmed that Brazilian defender Alex has signed a two-year contract with the club.
France winger Franck Ribery has been officially ruled out of the World Cup with a back injury.
Next season’s Supercoppa looks set to be played on foreign soil, with Qatar, Abu Dhabi and Dubai all possible destinations.
Verona sporting director Sean Sogliano has conceded that Juan Iturbe is likely to leave the club if the right offer arrives.
Lorenzo Insgine’s agent has admitted that it is ‘gratifying’ to hear that a club like Arsenal is interested in his client.
Stefano Colantuono has claimed he is happy to stay at Atalanta until 2017, and has revealed his transfer strategy for the summer.
Miroslav Klose has hinted that he could retire from the game at the end of the 2014/15 season.
Milan’s proposed move for Mario Mandzukic is unlikely to bear fruit, with the striker only willing to join teams offering European football.
Daniele De Rossi has defended his right to be paid the highest wages in Serie A, insisting that he hasn’t ‘stolen’ the money.
Daniele De Rossi has praised Italy’s preparation for this summer’s World Cup, and believes that the Azzurri can do well in Brazil.
Daniele De Rossi says he wouldn’t implement a code of ethics if he were a Coach, and outlines that he is ‘not a killer, nor a thug’.
Daniele De Rossi has admitted that he perhaps should have left Roma and Italian football earlier in his career.
Javier Mascherano is described as still undecided about his future, despite his agent meeting with Barcelona yesterday.
Il Mattino believe that Napoli have pipped Juventus to agreeing a deal for Feyenoord full-back Daryl Janmaat.
Lazio are seen as having reached agreement with Udinese to take full ownership of Antonio Candreva and will then reportedly double his wages.
Sebastian Giovinco’s agent has dismissed links to Palermo and says talks over a new contract at Juventus are imminent.
Italy’s World Cup squad have touched down in Rio de Janeiro after a 12-hour flight from Rome and will now transfer to their training base.
Davide Santon has commented that speculation of interest from Milan and Roma is not wide of the mark.