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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

  29 players called up for Bosnia and Herzegovina and Armenia fixtures, Cistana, Castrovilli and Orsolini receive first call-ups

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29 players called up for Bosnia and Herzegovina and Armenia fixtures, Cistana, Castrovilli and Orsolini receive first call-ups

The Azzurri have two matches left in the European Qualifiers with three new faces and returns for Mandragora and Berardi

08 November 2019

FIFA World Ranking: Italy remain in 15th place, Belgium hold onto top spot

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FIFA World Ranking: Italy remain in 15th place, Belgium hold onto top spot

Uruguay, (5th), Croatia (7th) and Argentina (9th) all move up a spot in the top ten, while Portugal (6th), Spain (8th) and Colombia (10th) all drop down in the rankings...

24 October 2019

Mancini: “I'm interested in the record of two World Cups and one Olympics but I'll settle for a European Championship"

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Mancini: “I'm interested in the record of two World Cups and one Olympics but I'll settle for a European Championship"

The Coach after matching Pozzo's record. "I've seen positive reactions." Belotti: "We're a side with more desire and confidence"

15 October 2019

Winning run goes on. Italy in control in Vaduz as Mancini equals Pozzo's record

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Winning run goes on. Italy in control in Vaduz as Mancini equals Pozzo's record

The Azzurri won 5-0 win Bernardeschi scoring in the first half before Belotti hit two along with Romagnoli and El Shaarawy goals. Di Lorenzo and Tonali made their debuts

15 October 2019

Mancini looking for ninth win in a row: “I'll rotate but won't change everything”

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Mancini looking for ninth win in a row: “I'll rotate but won't change everything”

Tomorrow, Mancini could match Pozzo by winning nine consecutive games

14 October 2019

Azzurri visit Pope Francis

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Azzurri visit Pope Francis

The Pope held an audience with the Italy delegation featuring the FIGC President, Mancini, the staff and players.

13 October 2019

Mancini: “Thank you to the fans, we’re dedicating this win to the children of the Bambino Gesù hospital”

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Mancini: “Thank you to the fans, we’re dedicating this win to the children of the Bambino Gesù hospital”

Bernardeschi: “It was an emotional night, we really felt the fans’ support.” Gravina: “A dream come true, thanks to Mancini and to the team on and off the pitch”...

12 October 2019

Another magical night in Rome: Italy beat Greece to secure their spot at EURO 2020

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Another magical night in Rome: Italy beat Greece to secure their spot at EURO 2020

The Azzurri recorded their seventh win in a row in qualifying in front of 56,000 fans at the Olimpico: Italy win through a Jorginho penalty and a Bernadeschi longshot...

12 October 2019

 Greece just around the corner. Mancini: “I want to take Italy to the European Championship, where we want to go all the way”

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Greece just around the corner. Mancini: “I want to take Italy to the European Championship, where we want to go all the way”

“We need to overcome the obstacle of Greece and it won’t be easy.” On the eve of the highly anticipated match, one in which Italy could secure qualification to EURO 2020 three games in advance, Head Coach Roberto Mancini spoke to the press about the fixture...

11 October 2019

Ahead of Italy vs Greece: more than 45,000 tickets have been sold for the match at Stadio Olimpico

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Ahead of Italy vs Greece: more than 45,000 tickets have been sold for the match at Stadio Olimpico

This morning; training at Coverciano, this afternoon; a visit to the young patients at the ‘Bambino Gesù’paediatric hospital....

10 October 2019

Building up to Italy vs. Greece. The excitement of Acerbi and Spinazzola: “Happy to be playing in Rome, it should be a celebration”

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Building up to Italy vs. Greece. The excitement of Acerbi and Spinazzola: “Happy to be playing in Rome, it should be a celebration”

The Lazio and Roma defenders are relying on a warm welcome from the fans. Acerbi: “We want to finish things off and secure qualification”. Spinazzola: “I’m most comfortable on the left but I’ll play wherever the Coach wants me....

09 October 2019

Immobile: “I’m indebted to the National Team, I'd like to thank Mancini for being so patient with me”

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Immobile: “I’m indebted to the National Team, I'd like to thank Mancini for being so patient with me”

The National Team will train this afternoon at Coverciano, where they’re continuing their preparations for their upcoming matches against Greece and Liechtenstein in European Qualifying...

08 October 2019

European Qualifiers. Mancini: "This is the Italy which will head to the European Championship"

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European Qualifiers. Mancini: "This is the Italy which will head to the European Championship"

At the top of Group J on maximum points after six wins in six (a record for the Azzurri in European Championship qualifying), Italy are preparing for their upcoming game against Greece...

07 October 2019