Empoli’s Daniele Rugani is still struggling to believe that he is been called up by Antonio Conte ahead of the games with Croatia and Albania.
A Russian Football Union executive admits that the governing body cannot afford to pay Fabio Capello’s £6.8m annual salary.
Luka Modric recognises the importance of Croatia’s upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier with Italy, and also the absence of Andrea Pirlo in midfield.
Rezart Taci’s Parma takeover is reportedly not progressing, after the oil tycoon’s first offer failed to meet Tommaso Ghirardi’s valuation of the club.
Luis Suarez comments that biting Giorgio Chiellini during the World Cup was a mistake but also harmless.
Marco Verratti has expressed his regret about not playing for Italy at San Siro when Croatia visits on Sunday night.
Enrico Preziosi has revealed that Genoa tried to sign Paul Pogba in co-ownership with Milan, but they were unable to meet his agent’s conditions.
Giorgio Chiellini has spoken about Juventus’ recent change to a back-four, and the differences between that and Antonio Conte’s back-three.
Giorgio Chiellini believes Italian defending will once again return to being the envy of the world, as he praises the next generation.
Giorgio Chiellini sees a ‘generation gap’ in Italian football, with no-one to supplement the experienced veterans and promising youngsters in the Italy squad.
Giorgio Chiellini insists nobody in the Italy squad has a problem with Mario Balotelli returning to the fold.
Napoli forward Lorenzo Insigne has penned an open letter to his fans, promising to come back stronger than ever from his injury heartbreak.
Mario Balotelli’s new hard-working attitude is impressing Italy’s players and staff alike, according to reports coming out of Coverciano.
Parma Coach Roberto Donadoni insists he and the club will ‘keep fighting’ despite a terrible start to the season.
Giampaolo Pazzini could reportedly be set to return to Sampdoria, as he looks to end his Milan exile.
Erick Thohir has apparently spoken to Walter Mazzarri more than once this week to express confidence in him.
Alvaro Morata won’t compare Juventus to his old club Real Madrid, but he reflects on how he needed the change in scenery this summer.
Tottenham’s Erik Lamela could return to Italy, with rumours indicating that Inter and Napoli are circling the Argentinean.
Fiorentina goalkeeper Neto could be a target for English Premier League side Liverpool, if reports in the British Press are to be believed.
Marco Verratti has withdrawn from the Italy squad through injury, the Italian Football Federation has confirmed.
Today's headlines from the Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Mario Balotelli’s return to the Italy squad is a “broken promise” from Coach Antonio Conte, argues Pippo Maniero.
Turkish media claim Wesley Sneijder’s agent has met Juventus to prepare a January transfer from Galatasaray.
Udinese midfielder Silvan Widmer has been sent home from international duty with Switzerland.
Alessandro Nesta believes Italy Coach Antonio Conte can “put Mario Balotelli back on track.”
Standard Liege striker Paul-Jose M’Poku “would love to come to Napoli and puts them top of his priorities in Italy.”
Ajax Coach Frank de Boer is reportedly the top target for Inter President Erick Thohir next season.
Lyon midfielder Clement Grenier’s agent confirmed a January move is on the cards. “He’s being tracked by more than one Serie A scout.”
Mario Balotelli’s brother Enock Barwuah celebrated his Italy comeback with a remarkable picture.
Argentina manager Gerardo Martino said this call-up is “a great opportunity” for Carlos Tevez to prove himself.
Ex-Algeria and Trabzonspor Coach Vahid Halilhodzic confessed he “regrets declining” an offer from Milan.
It’s reported three big Premier League clubs want Khouma Babacar, but he’s set for an improved Fiorentina contract.
As Milan prepare to face Real Madrid on December 30, new reports Carlo Ancelotti is pushing Sami Khedira towards San Siro.
Marco Verratti is still not training with the rest of the Italy squad ahead of Sunday’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Croatia.
Cagliari could be without star striker Marco Sau for up to a month after he was diagnosed with a thigh problem.