AZZURRI

Emanuele Giaccherini trusts Antonio Conte will shake up Italy the same way he did Juventus. “He’s hungry to win, as always.”
Andrea Ranocchia revealed the Juventus players “help those of us less au fait with” Antonio Conte’s tactics.
Leonardo Bonucci said Antonio Conte has “already given us a precise idea of football” on his Italy debut.
Daniele De Rossi saw “the right reaction” from Italy, but denied criticising Mario Balotelli and Cesare Prandelli.
Simone Zaza felt some regrets after his senior Italy debut against Holland. “I earned a penalty, but also missed a sitter!”
Ciro Immobile admits Antonio Conte is “the same old ‘hammer’ for Italy” as he was at club level.
Antonio Conte praised Italy for their “positive response” in a 2-0 friendly victory over Holland.
Antonio Conte had the ideal start to his Italy career, beating 10-man Holland 2-0 with Ciro Immobile and Daniele De Rossi goals.
Antonio Conte’s first Italy match against Holland tonight has Ciro Immobile partnering debutant Simone Zaza.
Gigi Di Biagio told Italy’s Under-21 side they must be “aggressive” in tomorrow’s crunch qualifier with Serbia.
The agent of Jorginho is hopeful the young Napoli talent will soon break into the Italian international set-up.
Antonio Conte is the man Italy need to climb the international footballing ladder, says Devis Mangia.
Paris Saint-Germain’s Thiago Motta insists his international career is still alive despite his omission from the Italy squad.
Lorenzo Insigne has set his sights on a recall to the Italian national side after failing to make Antonio Conte’s first squad.
New Italy Coach Antonio Conte has spoken of the need for a change in Italian football ahead of his debut match against the Netherlands.
La Nazione have run through a possible timetable of recovery for Giuseppe Rossi, indicating he could be back in Italy within a fortnight.
Wesley Sneijder is disappointed that he won’t be facing Mario Balotelli in tonight’s Italy-Holland friendly.
Daniele Padelli insists nobody was more surprised with his inclusion in the latest Italy squad than himself.
Salvatore Sirigu is looking forward to a fresh start with the Italian national side after the 2014 World Cup debacle.
Norway, who are Italy’s first Euro 2016 opponents next week, have lost a friendly 1-0 to England.
Simone Zaza and Ciro Immobile are expected to start in Italy’s 3-5-2 formation against Robin van Persie’s Holland.
Dutch Coach Guus Hiddink is “curious” to see how Antonio Conte will set out Italy in tomorrow’s friendly.
Andrea Ranocchia knows full well he’s not an Italy mainstay. “I am here today, I could be gone tomorrow.”
Italy team manager Lele Oriali told reporters “the less we talk about Mario Balotelli, the better.”
Stephan El Shaarawy is a major doubt to feature for Italy against Holland after spraining his ankle.