Latest news about Italy

Conte pleads for patience

2015-03-31 10:14

Italy coach Antonio Conte has called for patience from critics ahead of a friendly against England.

Italy set for tense England tie

2015-03-30 09:27

Former Juventus coach Antonio Conte has been given a warm welcome on his return to Turin but the Italy boss could be under the spotlight when the...

Verratti keen to take chance

2015-03-25 21:38

Marco Verratti has said he wants to take the opportunity to establish himself as the successor to Italy great Andrea Pirlo.

Sacchi's 'blacks' comment slammed

2015-02-17 13:26

Criticism grows following Arrigo Sacchi's remarks criticising the number of "blacks" playing at youth level.

Inter Milan clobber Genoa

2015-01-11 16:30

New-look Inter Milan have beaten Genoa in a Serie A match to continue their impressive start to the year.

Pirlo named Serie A player of the year

2014-12-16 11:13

Italy's world cup winner and Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo claimed Serie A's player of the year award for the third consecutive year at a gala...

Verratti to miss Croatia match

2014-11-12 11:11

PSG's Italian midfielder Marco Verratti to miss Italy's key qualifier against Croatia with an injured thigh muscle.

Balo return sparks mixed reviews

2014-11-11 12:05

Mario Balotelli's return to the Italy fray sparked mixed reviews as the misfiring striker prepares for Croatia next week.

Balotelli back in Conte's squad

2014-11-10 09:12

Maverick striker Mario Balotelli has been called up by Antonio Conte for Italy for the first time since the World Cup in June.

Balotelli still backing Italy

2014-10-15 10:18

Mario Balotelli took to Instagram to voice his support for Italy rival Graziano Pelle despite being left out of the squad.

Italy look to continue positive start

2014-10-09 08:32

Dortmund striker Ciro Immobile insists absent compatriot Mario Balotelli won't be missed when Azerbaijan visit Italy.

Italy winger extends Lazio contract

2014-09-23 12:58

Italy winger Antonio Candreva extends his contract with Lazio for one more season, keeping at the club until 2018-19.

Roma midfielder out for a month

2014-09-23 12:38

Roma and Italy midfielder Daniele De Rossi is set to be sidelined for up to a month after suffering a thigh injury.

Youth hold key to Italy's future

2014-09-10 12:02

Young players hold the key to Italy's future, said coach Antonio Conte after his side beat Norway in their Euro 2016 qualifier.

Italy too strong for Norway

2014-09-10 07:12

Italy defeated Norway in a Euro 2016 qualifier in Oslo, as coach Antonio Conte continues his winning start.