Italy moves two places in latest FIFA rankings

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Antonio Conte’s Italy have climbed 11th in the FIFA world rankings after coming off the back of recent wins over Malta and Azerbaijan. The Azzurri, with 1064 points, moved up two places, ahead of Switzerland and Chile, to capture 11th spot. Italy were ranked ninth before heading to the World Cup this summer, however a disastrous showing saw them More...

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By Luke Vance Barr On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Balotelli is a very strong player, I hope to play with him soon states Sassuolo striker

After Sassuolo’s draw with Juventus over the weekend, Simone Zaza has spoken of his desire to partner Mario Balotelli in the future after his recent introduction to the Italian national side. Whilst speaking More...

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By Scott Orkney On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Di Biagio warns Italy Under-21 side can still improve

Italy Under-21 coach Luigi Di Biagio has praised his side after qualifying for the European Championship finals, but warns that they are still improving. The Azzurrini progressed to the 2015 tournament in the Czech More...

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By Thomas Tague On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Pagliuca: Pelle can be Italy’s new Vieri

Former Italy goalkeeper Gianluca Pagliuca believes that newly-capped striker Graziano Pelle can be the Azzurri’s next Christian Vieri. The powerful frontman netted the winner his Italy debut against Malta, More...

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By Marco Credentino On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Southampton boss praises Italy debutant Pelle

Southampton boss Ronald Koeman has praised his star striker Graziano Pelle after his match-winning debut for Italy. The 29 year old towering striker finally made his national team bow against Malta, and scored the More...

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By Drew Farmer On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Antonio Conte can’t make everyone happy – Serie A Podcast

The Italian Football FanCast is the only Serie A podcast for fans of Calcio. Italy are undefeated in the Euro 2016 Qualifiers after picking up wins against Azerbaijan and Malta in their most recent fixtures; More...

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By Vito Doria On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Italy coach Conte praises Azzurrini after play-off victory

Italy coach Antonio Conte has praised Luigi Di Biagio and the Azzurrini after qualifying for the 2015 European Under-21 Championship. Italy’s Under-21 team defeated the Slovakia Under-21 side 3-1 on Tuesday More...

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By Matthew Gault On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Di Biagio: Italy cannot repeat the same mistakes

Italy U-21 coach Gigi Di Biagio was not fully satisfied with his team’s performance against Slovakia, despite qualifying for Euro 2015 after a 3-1 win at the Mapei Stadium. The Azzurini went 2-0 up after 16 More...

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By Matthew Gault On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Italy U21 3-1 Slovakia U21 (4-2 aggregate): Azzurrini qualify for Euro 2015

The Italy u21 side are through to the 2015 European u21 Championship finals after overcoming Slovakia 3-1 in an action packed play-off match at the Mapei Stadium in Reggio Emilia, going through 4-2 on aggregate, More...

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By Vito Doria On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Florenzi flow disrupted in Conte’s Italy

Alessandro Florenzi has struggled to perform Antonio Conte’s Italy side since he became one of the Italian coach’s go-to man, starting in all of the Euro 2016 qualifiers. Although the Roma midfielder has More...



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