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Little to report from the latest FIFA Ranking: Italy remain in 13th, Belgium consolidate their place in top spot

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Little to report from the latest FIFA Ranking: Italy remain in 13th, Belgium consolidate their place in top spot

Only three changes in the Top 50: Wales (23rd) and Paraguay (41st) both drop places, Ghana climb up to 46th. The next ranking to be released on 9 April...

20 February 2020

Italy vs. Czech Republic to be played on 4 June in Bologna, the Azzurri’s final friendly before EURO 2020

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Italy vs. Czech Republic to be played on 4 June in Bologna, the Azzurri’s final friendly before EURO 2020

The Stadio Renato Dall’Ara will host the match against the Czechs. Italy have won 15 of their 21 matches in the Emilian capital, with three draws and three defeats...

13 January 2020

FIFA rankings: Italy finish 2019 in 13th place, the Azzurri earned 68 points in the past year

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FIFA rankings: Italy finish 2019 in 13th place, the Azzurri earned 68 points in the past year

Thanks to a great run in qualification for EURO 2020, the Italian National Team made a major leap forwards in the standings in the past 12 months...

19 December 2019

FIFA Ranking: Italy finished 2019 in 13th, having picked up 68 points

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FIFA Ranking: Italy finished 2019 in 13th, having picked up 68 points

Thanks to the efforts in EURO 2020 qualification, the Azzurri have climbed the table in the past 12 months

19 December 2019

Friendly against San Marino in Cagliari on 29 May ahead of EURO 2020 for the Azzurri

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Friendly against San Marino in Cagliari on 29 May ahead of EURO 2020 for the Azzurri

Italy are back in Sardinia for the first time in 15 years after beating Russia there

18 December 2019

Two more friendlies ahead of EURO 2020: 27 March against England and 4 June against the Czech Republic

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Two more friendlies ahead of EURO 2020: 27 March against England and 4 June against the Czech Republic

The Azzurri will face England at Wembley, the stadium set to host the semi-finals and final of EURO 2020. The venue for the game against the Czech Republic still to be confirmed...

09 December 2019

EURO 2020 preparation to continue with a friendly against Germany on 31 March

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EURO 2020 preparation to continue with a friendly against Germany on 31 March

The Azzurri will travel to Germany for a classic fixture

05 December 2019

FIFA rankings: Italy up two places as they rank thirteenth in the world

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FIFA rankings: Italy up two places as they rank thirteenth in the world

Belgium remain at the top ahead of France and Brazil. Poland, Serbia and Nigeria move up the rankings...

28 November 2019

Roberto Mancini’s record-breaking Italy. All the facts and figures from a memorable 2019

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Roberto Mancini’s record-breaking Italy. All the facts and figures from a memorable 2019

A fantastic qualifying campaign for the National Team, who have recorded ten wins in a single calendar year for the first time. Against Armenia, another record was broken as seven....

19 November 2019

Gravina: “A year to remember”. Mancini: “Let's enjoy this moment”

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Gravina: “A year to remember”. Mancini: “Let's enjoy this moment”

Immobile: "We've had a great campaign, we had fun and we hope it'll be the same at the EUROs"

18 November 2019

 Italy keep up perfect record and win ten in a calendar year for the first time

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Italy keep up perfect record and win ten in a calendar year for the first time

The Azzurri rounded off a fantastic 2019 in style in Palermo against Armenia

18 November 2019

The Azzurri in Palermo to finish 2019 in style. Mancini: “We want to be in the best possible shape come the European Championship”

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The Azzurri in Palermo to finish 2019 in style. Mancini: “We want to be in the best possible shape come the European Championship”

With a charter flight from Venice Airport, which is now the Official Hub of the Italy National Teams, the squad arrived in Palermo in the late morning ahead of the match tomorrow against Armenia at 20:45 CET at the Stadio Renzo Barbera, one which will bring the European Qualifiers to a close...

17 November 2019

Azzurri show support for Venice in St Mark's Square

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Azzurri show support for Venice in St Mark's Square

An FIGC delegation featuring Brunelli, Vialli and Donnarumma visited the city to express their solidarity

16 November 2019

Mancini beats Vittorio Pozzo's record: "I'm happy but the road is still long"

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Mancini beats Vittorio Pozzo's record: "I'm happy but the road is still long"

A tenth straight win broke the record previously held by the legendary former Coach

15 November 2019

Italy keep on winning, 3-0 against Bosnia and Herzegovina in Zenica to make it nine from nine

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Italy keep on winning, 3-0 against Bosnia and Herzegovina in Zenica to make it nine from nine

The Azzurri took three points again thanks to Acerbi's first Italy goal along with Insigne and Belotti strikes

15 November 2019

Italy travel to Zenica for the first time. Mancini: “We want to beat Bosnia too”

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Italy travel to Zenica for the first time. Mancini: “We want to beat Bosnia too”

The final two matches in qualifying: the Azzurri step onto the pitch with the double objective of improving their FIFA Ranking and also being seeded higher in the draw for the final stage...

14 November 2019

Acerbi’s determination: “We’re going to Bosnia to win, it will be a derby against Dzeko”

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Acerbi’s determination: “We’re going to Bosnia to win, it will be a derby against Dzeko”

The final training session at Coverciano before tomorrow’s departure for Zenica. The Lazio defender: “I don’t have a guaranteed place, every time I’m selected...

13 November 2019

Cistana, Castrovilli and Orsolini called up to the senior side for the first time: "Being here is a dream come true"

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Cistana, Castrovilli and Orsolini called up to the senior side for the first time: "Being here is a dream come true"

Who will become the 21st debutant of the Mancini era? Andrea Cistana, Gaetano Castrovilli and Riccardo Orsolini could be about to join the club of promising youngsters that the Head Coach has given their Azzurri debuts to...

12 November 2019

European Qualifiers, the Azzurri back together. Mancini: “We also want to win the final two games”

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European Qualifiers, the Azzurri back together. Mancini: “We also want to win the final two games”

The National Team have got together at Coverciano and are set to hold their first training session this afternoon...

11 November 2019

The Azzurri begin their preparations at Coverciano ahead of the games against Bosnia and Armenia

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The Azzurri begin their preparations at Coverciano ahead of the games against Bosnia and Armenia

Roma defender Leonardo Spinazzola is also forced to withdraw following previous drop-outs by Verratti (replaced by Tonali) and Berardi...

11 November 2019