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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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.
Mancini is said to have reached an agreement to become the next Italy coach last Tuesday Gazzetta dello Sport reported.
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.
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
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
Buffon quit international football after Italy stunningly failed to qualify for the World Cup finals but he has since reversed his decision.
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
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
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.
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.
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.