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Azzurri to meet in Bologna on 2 September ahead of Armenia and Finland matches

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Azzurri to meet in Bologna on 2 September ahead of Armenia and Finland matches

The road to EURO 2020 continues. With 12 points from four matches (13 goals scored, 1 conceded), Roberto Mancini’s Italy have the chance to extend their lead at the top of Group J

21 August 2019

European Qualifiers: tickets for Armenia and Finland matches to go on sale from 19 August

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European Qualifiers: tickets for Armenia and Finland matches to go on sale from 19 August

Tickets for Italy’s upcoming European Qualifiers in Armenia (Yerevan, Thursday 5 September, 20:00 local time) and in Finland (Tampere, Sunday 8 September, 21:45 local time) will go on sale from Monday 19 August...

07 August 2019

FIFA World Rankings: Italy drop to 16th place, Brazil climb to second spot

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FIFA World Rankings: Italy drop to 16th place, Brazil climb to second spot

The Seleção leap over France into second position after their success in the Copa América. There are also big advancements for Colombia (8th, +5) and for Mexico (12th, +6).

25 July 2019

European Qualifiers-- Accreditation process now open for Armenia and Finland matches

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European Qualifiers-- Accreditation process now open for Armenia and Finland matches

Accreditations FIGC portal open until Tuesday 27 August.

25 July 2019

European qualifying. Bosnia and Herzegovina vs. Italy will take place in Zenica on 15 November

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European qualifying. Bosnia and Herzegovina vs. Italy will take place in Zenica on 15 November

The European Championship qualifying match between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Italy, which is set to take place on Friday 15 November, will be held...

19 July 2019

EURO 2020 Qualifiers. Bosnia and Herzegovina vs. Italy to be played on 15 November in Zenica

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EURO 2020 Qualifiers. Bosnia and Herzegovina vs. Italy to be played on 15 November in Zenica

This will be the penultimate game for Roberto Mancini’s side before they face Armenia on 18 November to conclude the qualifying round...

19 July 2019

Italy climb up to 14th in the FIFA Ranking

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Italy climb up to 14th in the FIFA Ranking

Recent wins over Greece and Bosnia and Herzegovina also saw Roberto Mancini's side climb the FIFA Ranking.

14 June 2019

European Qualifiers, Azzurri win again. Mancini: “We dominated in the second half and deserved the win"

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European Qualifiers, Azzurri win again. Mancini: “We dominated in the second half and deserved the win"

There’s a great sense of enthusiasm in the Italy camp following the late win over Bosnia and Herzegovina to make it four wins from four in Euro 2020 qualification. It was by no means easy for the Azzurri considering the technical ability shown by Rob…

11 June 2019

European Qualifiers, Italy come from behind to beat Bosnia and Herzegovina

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European Qualifiers, Italy come from behind to beat Bosnia and Herzegovina

Italy made it past Bosnia and Herzegovina in qualifying for Euro 2020. The team struggled in the first half but the Azzurri were able to turn things around and preserve their perfect record in Group J and establish an eight-point lead over tonight’s…

11 June 2019

Euro 2020 qualifying. Mancini: “Italy need to be at their best against Bosnia”

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Euro 2020 qualifying. Mancini: “Italy need to be at their best against Bosnia”

“There will be a few changes but not a lot. Making these decisions is the most difficult thing, all the players are so good that.....

10 June 2019

Azzurri training at the Juventus Stadium ahead of Bosnia and Herzegovina fixture

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Azzurri training at the Juventus Stadium ahead of Bosnia and Herzegovina fixture

Having left Athens after winning there on Saturday night to claim three important points in qualification for EURO 2020...

10 June 2019

European Qualifiers. Italy impress against Greece. Mancini: “We’re improving”

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European Qualifiers. Italy impress against Greece. Mancini: “We’re improving”

Speaking after Italy’s 3-0 win over Greece on Saturday, Roberto Mancini was pleased but determined: “We’re starting to improve,” said the Azzurri Head Coach. “We did well to control the game like that. We could have pushed a bit more, we managed the…

08 June 2019

European Qualifiers. Italy dominate in Athens to strengthen grip on top spot

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European Qualifiers. Italy dominate in Athens to strengthen grip on top spot

Italy shone at the Spyros Louis Stadium in Athens, as they beat Greece 3-0 in their third Group J fixture in qualifying for Euro 2020. In a game that could’ve seen even more goals for the Azzurri, it was a truly impressive performance that only demon…

08 June 2019

Mancini: “We are Italy and we have to play to win"

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Mancini: “We are Italy and we have to play to win"

After the brilliant wins against Finland and Liechtenstein ahead of Euro 2020, Roberto Mancini’s Italy are set for two more matches...

07 June 2019

Euro 2020 qualifying. Verratti: “I’m confident that Italy will be put in a great performance in Athens”

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Euro 2020 qualifying. Verratti: “I’m confident that Italy will be put in a great performance in Athens”

Marco Verratti was just 19 when he made his National Team debut against England back in August 2012...

06 June 2019

Insigne: “Italy has a great squad, we deserve to take part in the European Championship”

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Insigne: “Italy has a great squad, we deserve to take part in the European Championship”

“We’re building a strong group with the aim of qualifying for the next European Championship at all costs. We’re Italy and we deserve to be taking part,” this was what Lorenzo Insigne had to say during today’s press conference at Coverciano, who’s no…

05 June 2019

Preparations continue at Coverciano with friendly against Bologna’s Primavera side

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Preparations continue at Coverciano with friendly against Bologna’s Primavera side

During a match of three 40-minute halves, Roberto Mancini had a chance to test a whole host of players...

04 June 2019

Chiesa and Barella target double success: “Let’s beat Greece and Bosnia before winning the Euros”

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Chiesa and Barella target double success: “Let’s beat Greece and Bosnia before winning the Euros”

As two members of the squad currently at Coverciano, both Federica Chiesa and Nicolò Barella are focused on shared objectives...

04 June 2019

Emerson ahead of Greece match: "We’re a team that always wants to win"

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Emerson ahead of Greece match: "We’re a team that always wants to win"

One last push before the end of the season. In five days in Athens, Italy will be in qualifying action once again for Euro 2020....

03 June 2019

Bernardeschi looks at the future with optimism: “We’re a great group, we have ambitious objectives”

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Bernardeschi looks at the future with optimism: “We’re a great group, we have ambitious objectives”

Second day of work for the Azzurri at Coverciano...

02 June 2019