Daniele De Rossi believes “anything can happen” at the World Cup after Italy qualified with two rounds to spare.
Manuel Pasqual is in hospital for tests after he required anaesthesia and stitches in the Italy locker room.
Mario Balotelli admits the numerous misses against the Czech Republic shook him. “It’s never happened to me before.”
Giorgio Chiellini feared the match with the Czech Republic was “cursed,” but sent Italy on their way to the World Cup.
Gigi Buffon admits he was “terrorised” of the party atmosphere in Turin, but after victory can celebrate his record 136 caps.
Cesare Prandelli saw “a great Italy” against the Czech Republic and celebrated their qualification for the World Cup in Brazil.
Italy fought back to beat the Czech Republic 2-1 with Giorgio Chiellini and Mario Balotelli, sealing their place at the 2014 World Cup.
Mario Balotelli and Riccardo Montolivo are back and there’s a three-man defence as Gigi Buffon sets a record against the Czech Republic.
Bologna President Albano Guaraldi has put the club up for sale and says he “regrets” buying the side in the first place.
Alessandro Del Piero wrote an open letter to Gigi Buffon congratulating him on his record 136th Italy cap tonight.
Francesco Guidolin is confident Udinese are “no longer looking back” at their European failure and can now move forward.
Sulley Ali Muntari sees a “more mature Kaka” bringing fresh enthusiasm as Milan prepare for their trip to Torino.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete will “meet with Cesare Prandelli before the World Cup to discover his intentions.”
Former PSG director Leonardo is consistently linked with Inter, but insists “that’s not a given.”
Keisuke Honda has frightened Milan by noting they are “an option, but not the only option” for when he quits CSKA Moscow in January.
Genoa defender Luca Antonelli will be out for a month after injuring his ankle on international duty with Italy.
Roma President James Pallotta has hit back at reports that sporting director Walter Sabatini could lose his job.
Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta has admitted he is ‘optimistic’ that Andrea Pirlo will sign a new deal.
Stephan El Shaarawy has given an interview to the Spanish Press discussing his idols and Egyptian roots.
Erick Thohir could become the new majority shareholder at Inter before this weekend’s game against Juventus, reports claim.
Rafael Benitez has spoken to a Swiss newspaper, stressing the importance of Gokhan Inler, Valon Behrami and Blerim Dzemaili.
Schalke financial officer Peter Peters has apologised after he suggested Kevin-Prince Boateng left Milan because of racist incidents.
Juventus could make a move for Real Madrid full-back Fabio Coentrao, according to reports in the Portuguese Press.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli has assured fans that his future will not become ‘a soap opera’ as speculation mounts who will replace him.
Former Atalanta midfielder Fabio Gallo believes that La Dea have what it takes to beat Napoli at the weekend.
Manchester City forward Sergio Aguero has tipped Napoli and Milan to do well in the Champions League this season.
Genoa sporting director Daniele Delli Carri is convinced new signing Ricardo Centurion could become one of Serie A’s best.
Parma have no regrets about selling Graziano Pellé – even though the player can’t stop scoring for Feyenoord.
Juventus expect Martin Caceres to be out of action for up to 40 days after knee surgery, the club have confirmed.
Roma goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis has been quickly won over by new boss Rudi Garcia.
Massimo Oddo thinks former club Milan were right to invest in Alessandro Matri rather than signing another defender.
Fiorentina are reportedly ready to offer Italian international Alberto Aquilani a new contract at the Stadio Franchi.
New Milan signing Riccardo Saponara is on the mend even if he admits he’s still being troubled by a groin problem.
The Gazzetta dello Sport believes Italy will line-up with a 3-4-2-1 system in tonight’s World Cup qualifier against the Czech Republic.
Gianluigi Buffon is set to match the appearance record of Fabio Cannavaro when Italy face the Czech Republic this evening.