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Giampiero Ventura praised Italy’s team ethic and the “importance” of Marco Verratti in a 3-1 victory away to Israel.
Italy worked harder than expected for a 3-1 victory in Israel after Giorgio Chiellini saw red in their first 2018 World Cup qualifier.
Ruud Gullit and Roberto Mancini have sparked an ugly exchange of insults after he handed Inter to Frank de Boer.
Italy captain Gianluigi Buffon urged people to “turn over a new leaf” and stop comparing Giampiero Ventura to Antonio Conte.
New Palermo Coach Roberto De Zerbi will be suspended for this week’s Serie A game against Napoli.
Italy make changes, including Marco Verratti and Leonardo Bonucci, for their first World Cup qualifier in Israel.
Join us for all the build-up, action and post-match comments from Italy’s opening World Cup qualifier with Israel.
Gonzalo Higuain “understands Napoli fans are angry” at his Juventus move, “but it was a fantastic step in my career.”
UOL Esporte claim to have a document showing Inter offered Santos €29.5m for Gabigol, as Barcelona take the matter to FIFA.
Antonio Conte’s Chelsea are the latest club to be linked with Uruguay international Martin Caceres, a free agent.
“Francoise Hollande thanked me for Gigi Buffon’s gesture,” revealed Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi after an Italy-France friendly.
Mauro Tassotti gives his take on Milan’s downfall as “mistakes were made” and Arrigo Sacchi’s legacy lived on until his “special mentality” evaporated.
Fiorentina released a strongly-worded statement denying Coach Paulo Sousa is ready to leave the club.
Paul Scholes is confident “Juventus would beat any team” in the Premier League and assures Serie A “isn’t boring.”
Torino fear Andrea Belotti will be out of action for two to three weeks after an injury on international duty.
Israel have already announced the starting XI to face Italy in this evening’s World Cup qualifier.
Marco Borriello has revealed that he “could have joined Real Madrid or Manchester United” when leaving Milan in 2010.
Carlo Ancelotti claims Silvio Berlusconi would “only” criticise his Milan team “at the end of matches in which we played well”.
Besiktas are reportedly threatening to take Fiorentina to FIFA after being short-changed in Mario Gomez’s sale to Wolfsburg.
Milan managing director Umberto Gandini will reportedly be confirmed as Roma’s new CEO next week.
Ukraine assistant Mauro Tassotti admits he “became very bored” at Milan as “I wanted to coach again”.
Milan legend Mauro Tassotti says he is “delighted” to be Andriy Shevchenko’s Ukraine assistant and wants to help football in the country “grow and progress”.
Suning Group has vowed to “continue investing” into Inter “for the long term” after detailing its “objectives” for the club.
Israeli football expert Raphael Gellar speaks exclusively to Football Italia about Italy’s opponents in 2018 World Cup qualifying tonight.
There are conflicting reports on Fiorentina boss Paulo Sousa’s future as his house clearance is now being linked to a move to a new home – in Florence.
Paolo Maldini and Demetrio Albertini are reportedly being lined up for roles at Milan by new general director Marco Fassone.
Paulo Sousa is reportedly close to leaving Fiorentina as he is said to have begun the process of returning to Portugal.
Suning Group says “development, globalisation” and owning “a great team with many fans and a proud history” was behind its purchase of Inter.
Romelu Lukaku claims “I could’ve gone to Juventus, but instead I chose to stay at Everton because it’s too early to go to Italy”.
Milan will begin their search for a new sporting director next week, with four serious candidates.
Marcello Lippi fumes at the regulation that kept him from joining the Azzurri: 'It's bonkers!'
Roma confirmed the thigh injury for Daniele De Rossi, but there is still no word about when he will return.
Giampiero Ventura will largely stick to the old guard for Israel-Italy, but will introduce a handful of new faces too.
Inter are planning a swathe of renewals for September, involving Mauro Icardi, Marcelo Brozovic, Gary Medel and others.
Milan have an interest in Sao Paulo's Rodrigo Caio, but Napoli got there first.