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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Roberto Mancini drops starlets Moise Kean, Nicolo Zaniolo from Italy squad for ill-discipline
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Roberto Mancini drops starlets Moise Kean, Nicolo Zaniolo from Italy squad for ill-discipline

Italy coach Roberto Mancini has dropped Moise Kean and Nicolo Zaniolo from his squad picked to face Armenia and Finland in Euro 2020 qualifying.

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Mario Balotelli overlooked due to lack of fitness, says Italy coach Roberto Mancini
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Mario Balotelli overlooked due to lack of fitness, says Italy coach Roberto Mancini

Italy coach Roberto Mancini said he overlooked Mario Balotelli for upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers because the Marseille player lacked fitness.

Juventus' Giorgio Chiellini says players need to think about life after football from start of career
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Juventus' Giorgio Chiellini says players need to think about life after football from start of career

Chiellini studied for a degree in economics and a Masters in business administration at Turin University at the same time as winning seven straight Serie A titles with Juventus from 2012.

'Birth certificate for a new national side': Italy rejoices after Azzurri get first competitive win under Roberto Mancini
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'Birth certificate for a new national side': Italy rejoices after Azzurri get first competitive win under Roberto Mancini

Italy's win over Poland was the first competitive win for the four-time world champions since a 1-0 victory over Albania in World Cup qualifiers in October 2017.

Italy manager Roberto Mancini recalls PSG midfielder Marco Verratti, misfiring striker Mario Balotelli dropped
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Italy manager Roberto Mancini recalls PSG midfielder Marco Verratti, misfiring striker Mario Balotelli dropped

While midfield orchestrator Marco Verratti's return is being welcomed with open arms, the same could be said about Mario Balotelli's widely-expected absence.

UEFA Nations League: Italy coach Roberto Mancini says team lacks confidence after draw against Poland
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UEFA Nations League: Italy coach Roberto Mancini says team lacks confidence after draw against Poland

Roberto Mancini, 58, was appointed after the four-time winners Italy's shock failure to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

FIFA World Cup moments: South Korea script fairytale run at 2002 event with help from refereeing blunders
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FIFA World Cup moments: South Korea script fairytale run at 2002 event with help from refereeing blunders

From the outside, the 2002 FIFA World Cup might look like a pretty successful tournament for South Korea. But is that the entire story? No. Are there more layers to South Korea's run? Yes.

As Roberto Mancini targets Italy's 'rebirth', top Italian official welcomes move to recall Mario Balotelli
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As Roberto Mancini targets Italy's 'rebirth', top Italian official welcomes move to recall Mario Balotelli

Balotelli, who has not played since Italy's humiliating group-stage exit from the 2014 World Cup, has been recalled by Mancini for three upcoming friendlies.

New Italy manager Roberto Mancini vows to restore Azzurri's pride following failure to qualify for FIFA World Cup
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New Italy manager Roberto Mancini vows to restore Azzurri's pride following failure to qualify for FIFA World Cup

Former Manchester City and Inter Milan coach Mancini signed a two-year deal after severing his lucrative contract with Russians Zenit Saint Petersburg.

Former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini appointed head coach of Italy national team
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Former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini appointed head coach of Italy national team

Former Manchester City and Inter Milan boss Roberto Mancini has been given the job of reviving the fortunes of Italy's national team six months after their shock failure to qualify for the World Cup.

Roberto Mancini all set for Italy job as after leaving Zenit Saint Petersburg by mutual agreement
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Roberto Mancini all set for Italy job as after leaving Zenit Saint Petersburg by mutual agreement

Mancini is said to have reached an agreement to become the next Italy coach last Tuesday Gazzetta dello Sport reported.

Roberto Mancini set to take over as Italy's new manager, claim reports
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Roberto Mancini set to take over as Italy's new manager, claim reports

Mancini is expected to take over the national team after the final round of Russian domestic fixtures on 13 May and before the 20 May deadline set by the Italian FA.

Serie A: Torino forward Andrea Belotti not interested in warming bench at big club
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Serie A: Torino forward Andrea Belotti not interested in warming bench at big club

Belotti attracted attention from around Europe after he scored 26 goals for Torino in Serie A last season and also became a regular for Italy.

International friendlies: Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero watch from sidelines as Argentina brush aside Italy
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International friendlies: Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero watch from sidelines as Argentina brush aside Italy

Messi reportedly suffered a groin strain in training, so the Barcelona forward was an unused substitute as Argentina kicked off their preparations for the World Cup.

International friendlies: Gianluigi Buffon insists he has role in Italy's future despite being 40 years old
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International friendlies: Gianluigi Buffon insists he has role in Italy's future despite being 40 years old

Buffon quit international football after Italy stunningly failed to qualify for the World Cup finals but he has since reversed his decision.

Italy coach Luigi Di Biagio says door still open for Mario Balotelli to return to national team
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Italy coach Luigi Di Biagio says door still open for Mario Balotelli to return to national team

Di Biagio has been temporarily replaced Gian Piero Ventura, who was fired after they were beaten 1-0 on aggregate by Sweden in a two-leg World Cup playoff.

FIFA president Gianni Infantino feels Italy's failure to qualify for 2018 World Cup is a wake-up call
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FIFA president Gianni Infantino feels Italy's failure to qualify for 2018 World Cup is a wake-up call

Infantino said that there had been signs of trouble within the four-time world champions long before their dramatic failure in last November's play-offs.

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte rules out return as Italy manager as spotlight falls on interim coach Luigi Di Biagio
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Chelsea boss Antonio Conte rules out return as Italy manager as spotlight falls on interim coach Luigi Di Biagio

Former AC Milan star Costacurta has been given the task of finding a replacement for Gian Piero Ventura who was sacked after Italy's embarrassing World Cup exit.

Former Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini expresses interest in Italy coaching job
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Former Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini expresses interest in Italy coaching job

Mancini is being touted along with Antonio Conte and former Bayern Munich coach Carlo Ancelotti to take the reins of the demoralised four-time World Cup winners.

Italian legend Gianluigi Buffon wins Serie A Best Player of the Year award
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Italian legend Gianluigi Buffon wins Serie A Best Player of the Year award

Buffon won a tenth Serie A title with Juventus, as well as a third Italian Cup title and helping them reach the Champions League final.