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The road to EURO 2024 starts in Napoli, on 23 March at the ‘Maradona’, the clash against England

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The road to EURO 2024 starts in Napoli, on 23 March at the ‘Maradona’, the clash against England

The Azzurri will return to play in Campania's capital city 10 years after the World Cup qualifying match with Armenia played in October 2013

25 November 2022

Mancini: “We struggled, but it isn't all doom and gloom”.  Bonucci: “The are the foundations for a bright future”

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Mancini: “We struggled, but it isn't all doom and gloom”. Bonucci: “The are the foundations for a bright future”

Raspadori: “We had problems in keeping the ball, too many technical errors." Donnarumma: “Watching the World Cup is hard, but crying about it won't help anyone". On Alaba's free-kick: “I shouldn't be letting in goals under the bar like that”...

20 November 2022

Azzurri end 2022 in defeat, Austria win with goals from Schlager and Alaba

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Azzurri end 2022 in defeat, Austria win with goals from Schlager and Alaba

The home side dominated the first half in Vienna, going two nil up. After the break, the introductions of Zaniolo and Chiesa improved Italy, but it was Donnarumma who kept the scoreline down. Miretti came on at the end, the 55th debutant under Mancini...

20 November 2022

Last match of 2022 in Vienna. Mancini: "A good test, especially for the young players"

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Last match of 2022 in Vienna. Mancini: "A good test, especially for the young players"

Tomorrow (20.45 CET, live on Rai 1) the Azzurri will take on Austria in a friendly, aiming to win their fourth consecutive game. Pessina: "Missing the World Cup still stings"

19 November 2022

Faglioli ruled out as Bennati attends training session

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Faglioli ruled out as Bennati attends training session

The Azzurri will head to Austria today ahead of their final game of 2022...

18 November 2022

Ahead of Austria vs. Italy: final training session at Coverciano before departure for Vienna

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Ahead of Austria vs. Italy: final training session at Coverciano before departure for Vienna

The Azzurri will arrive in the Austrian capital tomorrow morning and put their finishing touches in place at the Ernst Happel Stadion...

18 November 2022

Tonali leaves the camp as the Azzurri resume training

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Tonali leaves the camp as the Azzurri resume training

The Milan midfielder has returned to his club after taking a knock in yesterday’s game against Albania...

17 November 2022

Mancini: “Many positives”. Grifo: “I'm very happy, I must thank my teammates”

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Mancini: “Many positives”. Grifo: “I'm very happy, I must thank my teammates”

The Head Coach joins Lippi and Prandelli for the number of games in charge of the national team (56). Zaniolo: “The Azzurri shirt must be earned”...

16 November 2022

Azzurri recover to win in Tirana, Di Lorenzo and Grifo strike to beat Albania

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Azzurri recover to win in Tirana, Di Lorenzo and Grifo strike to beat Albania

The Azzurri go one down after 16 minutes, but fight back courtesy of goals from the Napoli defender and a second brace...

16 November 2022

The Azzurri have arrived in Tirana. Mancini: “It’ll be a difficult month, we’ll try out some new things during these matches”

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The Azzurri have arrived in Tirana. Mancini: “It’ll be a difficult month, we’ll try out some new things during these matches”

Tomorrow evening, Italy will play the 400th friendly in their history. Bonucci: “There’s a real sense of belonging here”...

15 November 2022

Camp starts but without Cristante, Frattesi and Scamacca. Di Lorenzo: “As with Napoli, time to focus on youth”

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Camp starts but without Cristante, Frattesi and Scamacca. Di Lorenzo: “As with Napoli, time to focus on youth”

This afternoon, the squad will hold their first training session at Coverciano in preparation for the friendlies with Albania and Austria. Three more absences added, after Toloi and Emerson Palmieri...

14 November 2022

Azzurri training camp underway at Coverciano, Andrea Pinamonti called up

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Azzurri training camp underway at Coverciano, Andrea Pinamonti called up

This afternoon, the squad will hold their first training session at Coverciano in preparation for the friendlies with Albania and Austria. Joining up with the group is the Sassuolo forward...

14 November 2022

Rafael Toloi and Emerson Palmieri unavailable, Fabiano Parisi joins the squad at Coverciano

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Rafael Toloi and Emerson Palmieri unavailable, Fabiano Parisi joins the squad at Coverciano

The Head Coach has added the Empoli defender to the group...

13 November 2022

31 players selected for the friendlies with Albania and Austria: Chiesa back in, first call-ups for Fagioli, Miretti and Pafundi

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31 players selected for the friendlies with Albania and Austria: Chiesa back in, first call-ups for Fagioli, Miretti and Pafundi

First time in the senior team squad for the two Juventus midfielders and the 16-year-old Udinese forward, who had already been selected by Coach Mancini in a previous training camp dedicated to young and rising talent in the country...

11 November 2022

Friendlies with Albania and Austria: media accreditation now open for the training camp at Coverciano

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Friendlies with Albania and Austria: media accreditation now open for the training camp at Coverciano

From today, until 10 November, it is possible to request accreditation on the FIGC Accreditations portal...

31 October 2022

Daniele De Rossi leaves Club Italia, and will coach SPAL. Gravina: "Best of luck for this new adventure"

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Daniele De Rossi leaves Club Italia, and will coach SPAL. Gravina: "Best of luck for this new adventure"

The Azzurri's former midfielder, 2006 world champion and member of staff of the national team that became European champions in 2021, is the new coach of the Emilian club

11 October 2022

EURO 2024 qualifiers: Italy grouped with England, Ukraine, North Macedonia and Malta

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EURO 2024 qualifiers: Italy grouped with England, Ukraine, North Macedonia and Malta

The draw pits the Azzurri against the English, opponents in the EURO 2020 final, and North Macedonia, who ousted us from the World Cup. Mancini: "It's okay, it's a manageable group"...

09 October 2022

FIFA Rankings: Italy gain a position and climb to 6th

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FIFA Rankings: Italy gain a position and climb to 6th

Thanks to their success in the Nations League against England and Hungary the Azzurri have overtaken Spain in the rankings. Meanwhile, Brazil has increased its lead over Belgium at the top.

06 October 2022

Sunday's draw for the EURO 2024 qualifying rounds, Italy in Pot 1

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Sunday's draw for the EURO 2024 qualifying rounds, Italy in Pot 1

As Nations League finalists, the Azzurri will be placed in a five-team group for the Final Four in June. They could meet France and England, both in the second pot, along the way.

05 October 2022

Mancini and De Rossi at the Social Football Summit: "The future of the Azzurri is down to our trust in youth"

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Mancini and De Rossi at the Social Football Summit: "The future of the Azzurri is down to our trust in youth"

The Head Coach and his assistant were guests at the event currently taking place at Stadio Olimpico in Rome, with a discussion held about football's future and the Azzurri's prospects...

28 September 2022