AZZURRI

Former Udinese Coach Andrea Strammaccioni has reportedly rejected offers from Olympiacos and the Italian Under-21 side.
Francesco Bardi’s agent claims there is ‘interest in Italy and abroad’ for Inter prospect Francesco Bardi.
Stefano Sturaro makes subtle allusions after U21 Italy's elimination, claiming that 'dogs stays dogs'.
Sebastian Giovinco looks forward to Andrea Pirlo joining the MLS: 'I hope he plays against us.'
Coach Gigi Di Biagio “was convinced” Italy would progress by beating England and will evaluate his future “over the next few days.”
Francesco Bardi had “tears in his heart” after Italy’s elimination from the European Under-21 Championships. “We believed.”
England Under-21 manager Gareth Southgate insists it was “the desired performance” despite losing 3-1 to Italy.
Marco Benassi bagged a brace against England, but it was “really tough to swallow” Italy’s European Championship elimination.
Italy swept England aside 3-1, but were eliminated from the European Under-21 Championship by Sweden.
Italy rely on Domenico Berardi against Harry Kane’s England, but even a victory might not be enough to continue the European Under-21 Championship.
England Under-21 manager Gareth Southgate warns his side not to be “toothless” against Italy, but suffers another injury blow.
Italy midfielder Marco Benassi does not think England are “over-rated” ahead of tomorrow’s European Under-21 Championship clash.
Gigi Di Biagio confident Italy can beat England for the European Under-21 semi-finals, though Domenico Berardi “is not 100 per cent.”
Portugal Under-21 Coach Rui Jorge admits “we had luck” to avoid defeat with Italy, but promised not to stitch the Azzurrini up.
Andrea Belotti felt Italy “proved our character and quality” in the draw with Portugal, but “the goal was cursed!”
Lorenzo Crisetig urged Italy’s Under-21 side to face England “with clear heads” after their 0-0 draw with Portugal.
Gigi Di Biagio said Italy had “the right approach, tempo and style” against Portugal, but it all goes down to the England game.
Italy dominated and hit the woodwork, but their 0-0 draw with Portugal leaves European Under-21 Championship hopes hanging by a thread.
Italy make numerous changes in a must-win game against Portugal for the European Under-21 Championship.
Domenico Berardi hopes to impress Antonio Conte during tomorrow’s crunch European Under-21 Championship clash with Portugal.
Portugal Under-21 boss Rui Jorge warns Italy “have great quality in defence and rapid counter-attacks” ahead of tomorrow’s game.
Italy lost their opening Under-21 European Championship game, but Gigi Di Biagio assures they are “used to do or die” against Portugal.
Liverpool forward Mario Balotelli is being linked with a move to Turkish side Besiktas.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio assured “we want Antonio Conte to remain” on the Italy bench for the 2018 World Cup.
Italy midfielder Stefano Sturaro has received a three-match ban in the European Under-21 Championships.