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 The Azzurri’s World Cup qualifying campaign to begin in Parma: the Tardini will host Italy vs. Northern Ireland

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The Azzurri’s World Cup qualifying campaign to begin in Parma: the Tardini will host Italy vs. Northern Ireland

Italy will be making a return to the Emilian city for the first time in two years...

15 January 2021

Nunziata calls up 27 players for a training camp: “We're happy to be back”

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Nunziata calls up 27 players for a training camp: “We're happy to be back”

After a year of inactivity, the Under-19s will meet up at Coverciano on Sunday...

15 January 2021

The Azzurre to play rearranged Euro qualifying match against Israel in Florence on 24 February

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The Azzurre to play rearranged Euro qualifying match against Israel in Florence on 24 February

Italy will be looking to secure automatic qualification to next summer’s tournament in England at the same stadium where they made it through to the 2019 World Cup in France...

07 January 2021

 The Azzurri shirt turns 110. Gravina: “It represents thrills and unity”

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The Azzurri shirt turns 110. Gravina: “It represents thrills and unity”

The blue of Italy was first worn on 6 January 1911, when the National Team faced Hungary in Milan. Mancini: “The Azzurri colours bring distant generations close together.”...

06 January 2021

Italy up to 13th in the FIFA World Rankings USA lead followed by Germany and France

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Italy up to 13th in the FIFA World Rankings USA lead followed by Germany and France

The reigning world champions end 2020 top of the rankings. The Azzurre move up by one

18 December 2020

U21 Euro: Azzurrini drawn with Slovenia, Spain and the Czech Republic

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U21 Euro: Azzurrini drawn with Slovenia, Spain and the Czech Republic

Italy will be in Group B of the tournament, which will take place in Slovenia and Hungary. The group stages will be played between 24 and 31 March, with the finals taking place between 31 May and 6 June...

10 December 2020

Italy end the year in tenth in the World Rankings

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Italy end the year in tenth in the World Rankings

Only 352 international games were played this year due to the pandemic. France and Brazil behind Belgium, podium unchanged from 2019...

10 December 2020

 Qualifying Round draw for the Under-19 and Under-17 European Championships conducted in Nyon

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Qualifying Round draw for the Under-19 and Under-17 European Championships conducted in Nyon

The Under-19s will face Slovenia, Iceland and Lithuania, while the Under-17s will come up against Scotland, Northern Ireland and Albania...

09 December 2020

World Cup Qualifying: Azzurri kick off with Northern Ireland on 25 March

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World Cup Qualifying: Azzurri kick off with Northern Ireland on 25 March

The calendar for UEFA qualifying has been published: Italy also take on Bulgaria and Lithuania in March, Switzerland on 5 September...

09 December 2020

 World Cup qualification: Italy drawn alongside Switzerland, Northern Ireland, Bulgaria and Lithuania

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World Cup qualification: Italy drawn alongside Switzerland, Northern Ireland, Bulgaria and Lithuania

The qualifying draw for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar was held today. Mancini: “We mustn’t underestimate anyone, I believe it’ll be a battle between ourselves and Switzerland for top spot.” Gravina: “A challenging group”...

07 December 2020

Italy vs. Spain in the Nations League semi-finals

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Italy vs. Spain in the Nations League semi-finals

The Final Four have been drawn for the games in Italy. Mancini: "It'll be a great Final Four"...

03 December 2020

Italy draw in Denmark to stay in contention to automatically qualify for Euro 2022

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Italy draw in Denmark to stay in contention to automatically qualify for Euro 2022

The Azzurre manage to hold the Danes to a 0-0 stalemate in Viborg. Bertolini: “The girls gave everything”...

01 December 2020

 Crucial showdown against Denmark coming up tomorrow. Bertolini: “No calculations, we’re taking to the pitch to win”

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Crucial showdown against Denmark coming up tomorrow. Bertolini: “No calculations, we’re taking to the pitch to win”

The Azzurre will be looking to boost their Euro 2022 qualifying hopes with a big result in Viborg...

30 November 2020

Nations League Final Four and World Cup qualifying draws coming up in the next seven days

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Nations League Final Four and World Cup qualifying draws coming up in the next seven days

On Thursday, the UEFA Executive Committee will officially confirm Italy’s status as hosts of the Final Four of the Nations League. Next Monday, the Azzurri will be in Pot 1 for the World Cup qualifying draw...

30 November 2020

Azzurre leave Coverciano. The squad named to face Denmark

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Azzurre leave Coverciano. The squad named to face Denmark

Italy will arrive in Viborg where they face the Danes on Wednesday 1 December...

29 November 2020

Italy climb to 10th in the FIFA World Ranking, they’ll be in pot one for the World Cup qualifying draw

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Italy climb to 10th in the FIFA World Ranking, they’ll be in pot one for the World Cup qualifying draw

Mancini’s side are sixth in Europe and will therefore be drawn in pot one in their qualifying group for Qatar 2022...

27 November 2020

 Euro 2022 qualifying: Alice Tortelli to miss Denmark match

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Euro 2022 qualifying: Alice Tortelli to miss Denmark match

The Fiorentina defender has an adductor problem, as a result of which her call-up has been rescinded...

25 November 2020

 Italy’s training camp begins. Bertolini: “We won’t be making any calculations when we face Denmark. I want to see courage and determination”

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Italy’s training camp begins. Bertolini: “We won’t be making any calculations when we face Denmark. I want to see courage and determination”

The Azzurre get down to work ahead of their showdown with the Danes on Tuesday 1 December in Viborg...

24 November 2020

 Bertolini calls up 31 Azzurre players for crucial European qualifying match against Denmark

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Bertolini calls up 31 Azzurre players for crucial European qualifying match against Denmark

The team will arrive at Coverciano on Monday to begin their preparations for their trip to Viborg on 1 December. Gama back in the squad, Cantore receives first call-up...

19 November 2020

Gravina: "The National Team have proven that they’re able to bring the country together.” Mancini: “I’d like to thank the lads”

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Gravina: "The National Team have proven that they’re able to bring the country together.” Mancini: “I’d like to thank the lads”

The FIGC President offered his congratulations, while the Head Coach is already thinking about the Final Four of the Nations League: “It’ll be a great event, we can do well.” Evani: “The lads have been magnificent.” Insigne: “We want to take Italy to the top again.” ...

18 November 2020

Celebrations in Sarajevo! The Azzurri beat Bosnia to qualify for the Final Four of the Nations League

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Celebrations in Sarajevo! The Azzurri beat Bosnia to qualify for the Final Four of the Nations League

Goals from Belotti and Berardi seal a 2-0 win for Mancini’s men, who are now unbeaten in 22 matches. Next October, they’ll face France, Spain and Belgium in the finals...

18 November 2020

The Azzurrini finish their Euro qualifying campaign in style. Nicolato: “This is a team with lots of quality”

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The Azzurrini finish their Euro qualifying campaign in style. Nicolato: “This is a team with lots of quality”

The Under-21s run out 4-1 winners against Sweden thanks to a Giacomo Raspadori brace and goals from Youssef Maleh and Gianluca Scamacca. Karlsson nets for the Swedes...

18 November 2020