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Graziano Pellè explained how Italy Coach Antonio Conte “really motivates me to always do better.”
Cristiano Ronaldo is out of Portugal’s friendly against Italy in Geneva on Tuesday evening.
Palermo forward Franco Vazquez is enjoying Italy’s new shape. “I can cut in and shoot with my left foot.”
Italy’s new 4-3-3 formation impressed Ciro Immobile and he hopes to start against Portugal on Tuesday.
Sampdoria’s Lorenzo De Silvestri went under the knife today to correct a double knee injury.
Italy begin their European Under-21 Championship campaign and Carlo Tavecchio called it “the training ground for the Nazionale.”
Gigi Buffon and Daniele De Rossi have left the Italy camp ahead of Tuesday’s friendly with Portugal.
Croatia’s government condemned the swastika drawn on to the pitch during their Euro 2016 qualifier with Italy.
Lorenzo De Silvestri tore both the anterior cruciate ligament and external meniscus in his right knee during Croatia-Italy.
Croatia’s players and Coach Niko Kovac were stunned by a swastika etched into the turf for their Euro 2016 qualifier against Italy.
Stephan El Shaarawy thanked Antonio Conte for his Italy recall and welcomed Jackson Martinez to Milan.
Leonardo Bonucci felt Italy were “naïve” in their draw with Croatia. “We could’ve taken all three points.”
Croatia apologised to Italy after a swastika was mowed into the pitch. “It’s shameful for the whole country.”
Matteo Darmian points out it was “not easy” for Italy to get over the controversial Croatia goal in their 1-1 draw.
Graziano Pellè felt referee Martin Atkinson “should’ve shown common sense” in Italy’s draw with Croatia.
Lorenzo De Silvestri needs knee ligament tests, while Gigi Buffon required 10 stitches after Croatia 1-1 Italy.
Croatian FA President Davor Suker was “angry” at the presence of a swastika on the pitch against Italy.
Antonio Candreva enjoyed Italy’s new 4-3-3 system, but felt Croatia “lacked fair play” on their goal.
Andrea Pirlo assured he will “continue playing” for Italy until Euro 2016, but wouldn’t discuss his Juventus future.
Antonio Conte was impressed with Italy’s new 4-3-3 system in Croatia, but irritated at the controversial goal.
Italy impressed in a 1-1 draw away to Croatia, but Gigi Buffon parried a penalty and there was huge controversy.
Italy made a complaint to UEFA after a large Swastika was etched into the turf for their game against Croatia.
Antonio Conte introduces a new 4-3-3 system as Italy travel to Group H leaders Croatia in a Euro 2016 qualifier.
Join us for the build-up and action from Italy’s crucial Euro 2016 qualifier against Croatia in Split.
Italy Under-21 Coach Gigi Di Biagio said the 4-3-3 system “is giving positive results” after a 7-0 win over the Inter Primavera side.