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Federico Bernardeschi says he is dreaming of becoming a Fiorentina regular when he returns to the club at the end of the season.
Cesare Prandelli hopes Serie A clubs can invest more on home-grown talent and saw his contract offer as a sign for “schizophrenic” football.
Italy “will not make the same mistake as in Euro 2012” with fitness preparation, warned Cesare Prandelli.
Italy’s Code of Ethics has been criticised, but Cesare Prandelli explained the players agree with his approach.
Cesare Prandelli ruled Francesco Totti and Luca Toni out of the World Cup, praised emerging talent like Ciro Immobile and won’t pressure Giuseppe Rossi.
Italy’s 2014 World Cup theme song has been presented, including a video with players in action.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli has explained his reasons for not including Inter’s Jonathan in his 42-man test squad.
Roma’s Alessandro Florenzi says it is a dream come true to play for the club he supported as a boy.
Sassuolo forward Simone Zaza says he is not thinking of going to this summer’s World Cup in Brazil, admitting other players deserve it more.
Cesare Prandelli has avoided direct comment on Francesco Totti and Luca Toni and revealed he already has 18 players set in his mind for the World Cup.
Marco Parolo hopes he can be by Antonio Cassano’s side for Parma in Europe and Italy at the World Cup.
Marco Verratti’s agent assured he’s in contention for a World Cup spot and commented on Arsenal reports.
Ciro Immobile and Alessio Cerci can’t stop scoring for Torino and confess they’d love to be at the World Cup together.
Sassuolo’s Domenico Barardi says his side will be all but relegated if they fail to beat Chievo in their next Serie A match.
Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne says he is dreaming of making Cesare Prandelli’s World Cup squad this summer.
Guangzhou Evergrande Coach Marcello Lippi says he would offer Adriano Galliani a role at his club, were he available.
Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco has given his opinion on Francesco Totti’s absence from the Italy test squad.
Andrea Ranocchia has reiterated Inter’s desire to qualify for the Europa League next season.
Giancarlo Abete has claimed that the FIGC have ‘total confidence’ in Cesare Prandelli ahead of the World Cup.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete has highlighted the importance of this week’s tests at Coverciano.
Fluminense confirm they will play a friendly against Italy’s World Cup squad on June 8 in Volta Redonda.
The 42 Italy players called up by Cesare Prandelli will undergo tests on Monday and Tuesday ahead of the World Cup.
Verona Coach Andrea Mandorlini prepares for Fiorentina, congratulated Romulo, but wonders why Luca Toni didn’t get an Italy call.
Gigi Buffon warns the Scudetto race “isn’t over yet” and has high hopes for Italy at the World Cup.
Andrea Pirlo outlined his free kick tactics, Juventus preparing for Benfica, Italy’s World Cup and his retirement plans.