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Azzurri at Coverciano preparing for matches against Poland and Bosnia. Acerbi and Barella have joined the squad

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Azzurri at Coverciano preparing for matches against Poland and Bosnia. Acerbi and Barella have joined the squad

After the win in the friendly against Estonia, the Azzurri are back in training ahead of their two Nations League fixtures. Grifo and Zaccagni have withdrawn from the squad...

12 November 2020

Evani: “We could have done even better, the human quality within this group is extraordinary”

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Evani: “We could have done even better, the human quality within this group is extraordinary”

Orsolini scored his second Azzurri goal in Italy’s 4-0 win against Estonia: “I already consider myself lucky to be here, I hope to give the Coach a selection headache and ultimately make it into the squad for the Euros”...

11 November 2020

 A Grifo brace and goals from Bernardeschi and Orsolini secure a comfortable win against Estonia

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A Grifo brace and goals from Bernardeschi and Orsolini secure a comfortable win against Estonia

Italy run out 4-0 winners in Florence as five players make their Azzurri debuts...

11 November 2020

Estonia on the horizon. Evani: “It’s a complicated time, but there’s a great team spirit”

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Estonia on the horizon. Evani: “It’s a complicated time, but there’s a great team spirit”

Tomorrow, Italy will be looking for a win that could prove useful as far as their FIFA ranking and the qualifying draw for Qatar 2022 are concerned...

10 November 2020

Nineteen Azzurri take part in training, eleven more to arrive tomorrow. Criscito and Caputo out

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Nineteen Azzurri take part in training, eleven more to arrive tomorrow. Criscito and Caputo out

Italy got to work at Coverciano ahead of Wednesday’s friendly against Estonia. Genoa defender and Sassuolo striker forced to withdraw from the squad...

09 November 2020

 Mancini calls up Bastoni, Ferrari and Zaccagni. Team to hold first training session at 16:00 CET

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Mancini calls up Bastoni, Ferrari and Zaccagni. Team to hold first training session at 16:00 CET

Due to the injuries sustained by Ogbonna and Romagnoli, the Head Coach has bolstered his squad ahead of Wednesday’s friendly against Estonia...

09 November 2020

18 Azzurri arriving at Coverciano, other 11 to join the group on Tuesday. Ogbonna out, 10 in self-isolation, Romagnoli to be assessed

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18 Azzurri arriving at Coverciano, other 11 to join the group on Tuesday. Ogbonna out, 10 in self-isolation, Romagnoli to be assessed

The team for the games against Estonia, Poland and Bosnia has started to come together. Half of the squad to arrive at Coverciano this evening, the rest will join in the coming days...

08 November 2020

 41 players named in Azzurri squad for the upcoming matches against Estonia, Poland and Bosnia: Calabria and Pessina receive their first call-ups

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41 players named in Azzurri squad for the upcoming matches against Estonia, Poland and Bosnia: Calabria and Pessina receive their first call-ups

Italy will finish 2020 with a friendly and their final two UEFA Nations League fixtures. Soriano, Criscito and Pellegri return to the Azzurri setup...

07 November 2020

Mancini positive: Asymptomatic and isolating at home

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Mancini positive: Asymptomatic and isolating at home

As part of the pre-screening for the start of Sunday’s training camp, the Italy head coach tested positive...

06 November 2020

Mancini: "We want to finish top of our Nations League group, I’m sure that opportunities will come along at the Euros”

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Mancini: "We want to finish top of our Nations League group, I’m sure that opportunities will come along at the Euros”

The Head Coach speaking at the SportLab virtual event to celebrate the 75th anniversaries of Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport: “You need to show confidence in youngsters”...

29 October 2020

Nations League. The location of Italy vs. Bosnia has been changed: The game will now take place in Sarajevo

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Nations League. The location of Italy vs. Bosnia has been changed: The game will now take place in Sarajevo

The Azzurri will play three games in November: On 11 November, they are set to play a friendly against Estonia; in the Nations League on 15 November they will play in Reggio Emilia against Poland and on 18 November they face Bosnia in Sarajevo

26 October 2020

Draw for 2022 World Cup to take place in Zurich on 7 December

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Draw for 2022 World Cup to take place in Zurich on 7 December

The top ten teams in the FIFA World Rankings will be top seeds....

22 October 2020

Mancini: “Win the next two and we qualify”

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Mancini: “Win the next two and we qualify”

On opportunity wasted. Though Roberto Mancini is ready to look ahead: “Win our next two games and we qualify"...

14 October 2020

Nations League. Honours even in Bergamo

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Nations League. Honours even in Bergamo

Matchday 4 of the Nations League was an uncomfortable one for Italy, who drew 1-1 with the Netherlands in Bergamo, while Poland beat Bosnia and Herzegovina...

14 October 2020

Italy - Netherlands: At the Monumental Cemetery of Bergamo, respects are paid to the victims of the pandemic

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Italy - Netherlands: At the Monumental Cemetery of Bergamo, respects are paid to the victims of the pandemic

This morning saw a ceremony take place with Mayor Gori and the President of Atalanta, Percassi, in attendance. A delegation of medical personelle from city hospitals and the 243 Mayors of the province will form in the stands this evening

14 October 2020

Mancini: "It’s Immobile’s turn, I’ll make 4/5 changes"

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Mancini: "It’s Immobile’s turn, I’ll make 4/5 changes"

The Head Coach ahead of Italy’s UEFA Nations League match against the Netherlands: “We need to learn to live with COVID-19”...

13 October 2020

Belotti and Lazzari return to their respective club sides, Bonaventura to remain at home

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Belotti and Lazzari return to their respective club sides, Bonaventura to remain at home

The Torino forward is suspended for Wednesday's match against the Netherlands, while the Lazio defender picked up an injury in training this morning...

12 October 2020

 Back to work in Gdansk following yesterday's draw

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Back to work in Gdansk following yesterday's draw

This afternoon, the team will depart for Bergamo, where they’ll face the Netherlands on Wednesday...

12 October 2020

Mancini: “The result isn’t a reflection of our efforts. We played well but were just missing a goal”

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Mancini: “The result isn’t a reflection of our efforts. We played well but were just missing a goal”

Verratti: “The Netherlands match will see us play against the team that we’ll be fighting it out with to finish top of the group”

11 October 2020

Nations League. Italy draw in Gdansk but remain top of their group

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Nations League. Italy draw in Gdansk but remain top of their group

Wednesday’s match against the Netherlands in Bergamo will be vital for the Azzurri, who are one point ahead of the Dutch in the standings...

11 October 2020