Hall of Fame: Maradona, Cannavaro
Diego Maradona, Fabio Cannavaro, Sandro Mazzola, Giacomo Bulgarelli and Carlo Ancelotti are among those to enter Italy’s Hall of Fame.
Di Biagio: Italy can do better
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.
Miha: 'Conte ignores Samp'
Sampdoria are third in Serie A, but Sinisa Mihajlovic sarcastically “thanked” Antonio Conte for not calling his players.
Baggio 'outside football world'
Roberto Baggio said he’s not involved in football at the moment, but “in future anything is possible.”
Lippi: Conte is Italy’s best man
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.
Vogts leaves Azerbaijan post
Italy’s Euro 2016 Group H qualification opponents Azerbaijan have confirmed that Berti Vogts has left his position as Coach.
Ogbonna: 'I earned Italy place'
Angelo Ogbonna explained his fine form for Juventus and Italy, but shrugged off Morgan De Sanctis accusations.
Insigne on Napoli, Inter and Italy
Lorenzo Insigne is targeting a return to the Italy squad via Napoli and reveals Inter rejected him for being short.
Balotelli: 'I'll change when...'
Mario Balotelli said he will only “start to think I need to change something about myself” when kids ignore him.
Balotelli: 'Prandelli not a real man'
Mario Balotelli blasted Cesare Prandelli for not being a “real” man, but does “understand” why Antonio Conte dropped him.
Immobile: Italy must show hunger
Ciro Immobile admits no-one was expecting the climate Italy faced at the World Cup, as he labels Antonio Conte a ‘hammer’.
Tavecchio: Azzurrini to the top
Carlo Tavecchio is confident that Italy’s current crop of Under-21 starlets will make the transition into the senior team.
Conte congratulates Under-21s
Antonio Conte has offered his congratulations to Luigi Di Biagio’s Under-21 side for qualifying for the European Championship finals next summer.
Italy confirm Albania date
Italy have confirmed that they will play Albania, most likely at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris, on November 18, just two days after facing Croatia.
Conte: Glass not half-empty
Antonio Conte has expressed his satisfaction with Italy’s work so far and hit out at those criticising his team already.
Di Biagio: Qualification great, but…
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.
U21s: Italy advance to Euros
Italy have qualified for the European Under-21 Championship finals in Czech Republic after play-off victory over Slovakia.
Trap: I won’t criticise Conte
Giovanni Trapattoni doesn’t see yesterday’s Italy win over Malta in a negative light, whilst he is looking forward to a ‘beautiful’ Inter-Napoli this weekend.
Preziosi: Italy friendly not enough
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi thanks Carlo Tavecchio for moving an Italy friendly to Genoa, but calls on the football community to do more to help.
Darmian on centre-back surprise
Matteo Darmian revealed how Antonio Conte prepared him to play in a three-man defence for Italy against Malta.
Pasqual: 'Italy had more chances'
Manuel Pasqual believes it would’ve been a different game had some of Italy’s chances not hit the Malta woodwork.
Verratti: 'Italy got the points'
Marco Verratti felt there was excessive criticism of Italy after a 1-0 win over 10-man Malta. “We got the points.”
Pelle: 'Prandelli dismissed me'
Graziano Pellè was self-critical after scoring on his Italy debut, praised Antonio Conte, slammed Cesare Prandelli and Malta.
Marchisio: 'Italy must do more'
Claudio Marchisio admits Italy “ought to prove ourselves more” against the likes of Malta and Azerbaijan.
Conte: 'Italy complicated it'
Antonio Conte confessed that Italy “complicated our lives” against Malta, but should gain belief after four wins.
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