AZZURRI

Italy fought back to beat the Czech Republic 2-1 with Giorgio Chiellini and Mario Balotelli, sealing their place at the 2014 World Cup.
Mario Balotelli and Riccardo Montolivo are back and there’s a three-man defence as Gigi Buffon sets a record against the Czech Republic.
Alessandro Del Piero wrote an open letter to Gigi Buffon congratulating him on his record 136th Italy cap tonight.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete will “meet with Cesare Prandelli before the World Cup to discover his intentions.”
Genoa defender Luca Antonelli will be out for a month after injuring his ankle on international duty with Italy.
Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta has admitted he is ‘optimistic’ that Andrea Pirlo will sign a new deal.
Stephan El Shaarawy has given an interview to the Spanish Press discussing his idols and Egyptian roots.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli has assured fans that his future will not become ‘a soap opera’ as speculation mounts who will replace him.
The Gazzetta dello Sport believes Italy will line-up with a 3-4-2-1 system in tonight’s World Cup qualifier against the Czech Republic.
Gianluigi Buffon is set to match the appearance record of Fabio Cannavaro when Italy face the Czech Republic this evening.
Riccardo Montolivo has admitted that qualifying for the World Cup with two games to spare is a great incentive ahead of tomorrow.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli is expecting a tough match tomorrow against Czech Republic, but is delighted to be playing it in Turin.
Italy Under-21 boss Gigi Di Biagio has underlined that his side still need to improve – despite the 2-0 win in Cyprus.
Italy are back on the qualification path for the 2015 European Under-21 Championship after a narrow 2-0 win in Cyprus on Monday afternoon.
The Italian Football Federation insist their search for a possible successor to Cesare Prandelli has not yet begun.
Leonardo Bonucci and Christian Maggio are confident Daniele De Rossi can do well as a centre-back for Italy against the Czech Republic.
Pablo Daniel Osvaldo is “always proud” to be called by Italy and explained “Roma wanted me to go” to Southampton.
Italy lost their first Under-21 European Championship qualifier, so Gigi Di Biagio “will make three or four changes” against Cyprus.
Daniele De Rossi was used in defence as Italy tested out a 3-5-2 system to face the Czech Republic on Tuesday.
Alessio Cerci has shaken off a knock and hopes to play in Italy-Czech Republic. “I want to prove my worth.”
Gianluigi Buffon will earn a record 136th cap in Turin on Tuesday, combining “my two great loves: Italy and Juventus.”
Antonio Candreva is ready to “double my efforts” this year for Lazio and Italy leading into the World Cup.
The Azzurri met with Minister for Integration Cecile Kyenge, who said they represent “the Italy of tomorrow.”
Italy captain Gigi Buffon sent a message of condolence to the families of two fans who died on their way to last night’s game in Palermo.
Medics are “optimistic” Lorenzo Insigne, Riccardo Montolivo and Alessio Cerci can face the Czech Republic on Tuesday.