Arrigo Sacchi warned Italy’s main contender in World Cup Group D is Uruguay. “We struggled more against them than England.”
Roma are coming off four consecutive stalemates, but Rudi Garcia trusts they will be “11 wolves” against Fiorentina.
Italy face a choice between two training camps for the World Cup – one in a safari park and another close to a nudist beach.
Gianfranco Zola believes Italy “have something more than England” in their World Cup group, outlining strengths and weaknesses.
Uruguay FA President Sebastian Bauzà and Costa Rica Coach Juan Luis Pinto “are not afraid” of facing Italy and England.
Chairman of the England FA Greg Dyke is pleased to be playing Italy in the World Cup in Manaus.
Italy “certainly did not have a fortunate draw,” but can do well against England, Uruguay and Costa Rica, said CONI President Giovanni Malagò.
Bologna boss Stefano Pioli was furious with the 2-0 defeat to Juventus. “Federico Peluso should’ve been sent off.”
Antonio Conte was pleased to see Juventus “did not change the tune despite different performers” as they beat Bologna 2-0.
Padova earned their first away victory of the season, surprising promotion chasing Cesena.
Massimiliano Allegri visits his hometown club Livorno with Milan, while Napoli host Udinese ahead of Roma-Fiorentina and Inter-Parma.
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Juventus Coach Antonio Conte admitted he was ‘really happy’ after their 2-0 win over Bologna on Friday.
Giorgio Chiellini has admitted that Juventus’ 2-0 win over Bologna this evening was ‘difficult’.
Didier Deschamps admitted he was satisfied after France were placed alongside Switzerland, Ecuador and Honduras in Group E of the World Cup.
Argentina’s Alejandro Sabella could not hide his delight after Friday’s draw for next year’s World Cup in Brazil.
Arturo Vidal’s early goal and Giorgio Chiellini’s late header were enough to give Juventus a 2-0 win over Bologna.
England striker Wayne Rooney has insisted that they have to ‘beat the best’ if they are to win the World Cup.
Holland boss Louis van Gaal has confessed he hopes Spain have an off day when the two sides meet at next year’s World Cup.
Luis Felipe Scolari was satisfied with the World Cup draw, as Brazil were handed games against Croatia, Mexico and Cameroon.
Coach Antonio Conte has made a host of changes for Juventus’ match with Bologna this evening.
Japan Coach Alberto Zaccheroni believes Italy can be pleased with their group stage draw for the World Cup.
Former England boss Glenn Hoddle believes that England have ‘the perfect group’ being drawn alongside Uruguay, Italy and Costa Rica.
Spain boss Vicente del Bosque believes his side have been handed a difficult task following the draw for next year’s World Cup in Brazil.
Russia Coach Fabio Capello has revealed what his gameplan would be if he was the Italy boss going into the World Cup.
Cesare Prandelli has insisted that he is ‘not worried’ despite Italy being drawn in a tough group for the World Cup.
England boss Roy Hodgson has admitted that his side have a ‘tough group’ for next summer’s World Cup.
The draw for the group stages of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil has taken place, throwing up some classic encounters.
Italy have been drawn in Group D for next summer’s World Cup, alongside Uruguay, Costa Rica and England.
FIFA have confirmed that prize money awarded at the 2014 World Cup has been increased by 37 per cent, with the winners set to receive €25.5m.
Fiorentina winger Joaquin has reflected on his goal against Juventus earlier this season, admitting it was ‘historic’.
Livorno boss Davide Nicola is confident his side can beat Milan when the two face each other on Saturday.
Antonio Di Natale and Luis Muriel are out of Udinese’s trip to Napoli on Saturday night.
Juventus stars Andrea Pirlo and Arturo Vidal are nominated for the FIFPro World XI as best midfielders.
The World Players’ Union FIFPro have joined Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli in warning the 2014 World Cup heat policy is “insufficient.”