Nicolò Zaniolo’s father Igor admits he too has been “stunned” by the Roma talent’s progress. “His greatest strength is that ice-cold mentality.”
Fiorentina and Italy star Federico Chiesa is reportedly unhurt after he was involved in a car accident with a man on a scooter.
Moise Kean’s father has hit out at the Juventus striker’s mother for turning his son against him and is standing by his tractor story.
Brescia legend Dario Hubner has some controversial views, claiming there are too many young players representing Italy and Federico Chiesa is “not the best Italian.”
Former Juventus, Fiorentina and Italy man Angelo Di Livio has been given his first coaching role – in charge of the Italian post office’s team.
Andrea Belotti says that while he was a Milan fan growing up, he sees his future at Torino. “I’m already at a big club.”
Italian commentator Sergio Vessicchio has come back out in defence of his sexist remarks about a lineswoman. “I made her famous…”
Alessio Romagnoli says he will ‘always be ready’ to fill in for Italy after helping them beat Liechtenstein 6-0 on Tuesday.
Italy CT Roberto Mancini won’t rule Fabio Quagliarella out of the Euro 2020 squad, much like Antonio Di Natale at Euro 2012. “He’s here on merit.”
Liechtenstein Coach Helgi Kolvidsson insists they “did some good things” in a 6-0 defeat to Italy, “but their quality prevailed.”
Leonardo Pavoletti could not have asked for more, as he scored four minutes into his Italy debut. “It was the perfect evening.”
Italy have earned their biggest victory in almost 57 years, while they hadn’t scored six in a single game for 26 years.
Atalanta defender Gianluca Mancini had some regrets with a wasted chance, but relished the “dream” of his senior Italy debut.
Stefano Sensi had a special dedication for his debut Italy goal in the 6-0 victory over Liechtenstein. “It was an unforgettable evening.”
Marco Verratti believes the new Italy are “giving the fans back enthusiasm for the Nazionale” after a perfect start to Euro 2020 qualifying.
Fabio Quagliarella thanked his Italy teammates for allowing him to take the historic penalties. “The standing ovation is a memory I will always take with me.”
Roberto Mancini appreciated Italy for taking “the right approach from the start” in a 6-0 Euro 2020 qualifier against Liechtenstein.
Fabio Quagliarella made history with a brace of penalties, as Italy demolished 10-man Liechtenstein 6-0 with Marco Verratti, Stefano Sensi, Moise Kean and Leonardo Pavoletti on target.
Fabio Quagliarella scored finally ended the run of 18 Italy goals scored by 18 different players with his brace against Liechtenstein.
Fabio Quagliarella has made history as the oldest ever player to score in an Italy jersey, aged 36 years and 54 days.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from the Euro 2020 qualifier between Italy and Liechtenstein in Parma.
Stephan El Shaarawy has reportedly been diagnosed with a Grade I lesion to the calf muscle, so will miss Roma games against Napoli and Fiorentina.
Valencia confirm Italy full-back Cristiano Piccini suffered a muscular lesion during international duty.
Roberto Mancini explained his personnel changes against Liechtenstein and warned “it’s still worth three points” in Euro 2020 qualifying.
Italy ring the changes for their Euro 2020 qualifier with Liechtenstein, starting Moise Kean, Fabio Quagliarella, Stefano Sensi and Leonardo Spinazzola.