AZZURRI

Spanish duo Andres Iniesta and David Villa have spoken of their respect for Italy and their desire to come out on top against them.
Gianluigi Buffon has praised Italian national team Coach Cesare Prandelli, claiming the tactician is a ‘spokesman for the nation’.
Sergio Ramos has claimed that he can’t wait to play Italy on Wednesday, in what he believes will be an ‘exciting’ clash.
Mattia Perin’s agent has revealed his delight at the Genoa man being called up for the Italy squad.
Cesare Prandelli has defended leaving Daniele De Rossi out of the Italy squad to face Spain on Wednesday.
Italy have today unveiled the new kit they hope will lead them to World Cup success in Brazil this summer.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete has revealed that the Federation are keen to keep Cesare Prandelli as national team Coach.
Antonio Conte and Beppe Marotta have admitted that Juventus are ‘surprised’ to have seen Giorgio Chiellini included in the latest Italy squad.
Sassuolo star Domenico Berardi has been dropped for Italy’s Under-21 game against Northern Ireland after his red card.
Ciro Immobile, Gabriel Paletta and Mattia Perin get debut senior Italy calls, but Daniele De Rossi is excluded for the friendly with Spain.
Daniele De Rossi and Domenico Berardi are expected to be dropped from international duty for breaking the code of ethics.
Mario Balotelli pulled out of Milan-Juventus and also Italy’s friendly with Spain, so Mattia Destro should take his place.
It’s reported Italy’s June 4 friendly against Luxembourg will be played at the Stadio Bentegodi in Verona.
Cesare Prandelli is expected to name Ciro Immobile and Gabriel Paletta in his Italy squad to face Spain.
Daniele De Rossi has spoken of his relationship with the Italian national team, admitting that before he was a player, he only followed Roma.
Diego Costa has revealed his delight at being called up for the Spanish national team as they prepare to face Italy next week.
Torino forward Ciro Immobile says it would be a dream come true to represent his country at this summer’s World Cup.
Marcello Lippi has performed a surprise U-turn and signed a new contract to stay at Chinese outfit Guangzhou Evergrande.
Vicente del Bosque believes Italy will be Spain’s final great test before the World Cup, as he explains Fernando Llorente’s omission.
FIGC President Giancarlo Abete is reportedly now reluctant to sign Cesare Prandelli to the length of contract he is apparently after.
Juventus forward Fernando Llorente has missed out on inclusion in the Spain squad to face Italy next week, but Diego Costa is in.
Cesare Prandelli will name his Italy squad to play Spain on Sunday, whilst speculation is out on who may make his March training camp too.
The Italian Football Federation have added their name to a campaign against homophobia, which had seen Davide Moscardelli and Daniele Dessena abused online.
Domenico Berardi and Alessio Romagnoli are in the Italy Under-21 side to face Northern Ireland on March 5.
Corriere dello Sport are reporting that the cost of paying top-flight referees in Italy can be around €5m a season.