AZZURRI

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers warned Mario Balotelli’s best might “not be good enough” after a row over shirt-swapping.
Alessio Tacchinardi believes Andrea Pirlo can’t continue to play for Juventus and Italy, and warns the Bianconeri ‘no more mistakes’ in Europe.
Liverpool legend and Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher believes Mario Balotelli will be sold by the Reds before the start of next season.
Simone Zaza believes 'there is room for Mario Balotelli' in the Italy squad, but hopefully not at his own expense.
Antonio Conte’s Italy have climbed two places in the latest FIFA World Rankings, sitting just outside the top 10 in 11th place.
Italy’s World Cup winning captain Fabio Cannavaro has reportedly had assets worth €900,000 seized in an investigation into alleged tax fraud.
Antonio Conte has reportedly told Lorenzo Insigne to keep listening to Napoli Coach Rafa Benitez if he wants to return to the Italy fold.
Torino striker Fabio Quagliarella has revealed that he could have joined Napoli in the summer, and insists he never fell out with Antonio Conte.
Former Italy CT Marcello Lippi hints at Azzurro success at Euro 2016 under Antonio Conte, and reveals his intentions around retirement.
Diego Maradona, Fabio Cannavaro, Sandro Mazzola, Giacomo Bulgarelli and Carlo Ancelotti are among those to enter Italy’s Hall of Fame.
Luigi Di Biagio has praised his Italy Under-21 side’s qualification to the European Championship finals, but warns that there’s still room for improvement.
Sampdoria are third in Serie A, but Sinisa Mihajlovic sarcastically “thanked” Antonio Conte for not calling his players.
Roberto Baggio said he’s not involved in football at the moment, but “in future anything is possible.”
Marcello Lippi believes Antonio Conte is showing he is ‘the best man’ for the Italy job, whilst he praise Max Allegri’s ‘intelligence’ at Juventus.
Italy’s Euro 2016 Group H qualification opponents Azerbaijan have confirmed that Berti Vogts has left his position as Coach.
Angelo Ogbonna explained his fine form for Juventus and Italy, but shrugged off Morgan De Sanctis accusations.
Lorenzo Insigne is targeting a return to the Italy squad via Napoli and reveals Inter rejected him for being short.
Mario Balotelli said he will only “start to think I need to change something about myself” when kids ignore him.
Mario Balotelli blasted Cesare Prandelli for not being a “real” man, but does “understand” why Antonio Conte dropped him.
Ciro Immobile admits no-one was expecting the climate Italy faced at the World Cup, as he labels Antonio Conte a ‘hammer’.
Carlo Tavecchio is confident that Italy’s current crop of Under-21 starlets will make the transition into the senior team.
Antonio Conte has offered his congratulations to Luigi Di Biagio’s Under-21 side for qualifying for the European Championship finals next summer.
Italy have confirmed that they will play Albania, most likely at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris, on November 18, just two days after facing Croatia.
Antonio Conte has expressed his satisfaction with Italy’s work so far and hit out at those criticising his team already.
Luigi Di Biagio is happy to have seen Italy reach the European Under-21 Championship finals, but he had some sharp criticism for his players.