Italy coach Antonio Conte has hit out at critics who have questioned midfielder Andrea Pirlo's form.
Iceland beat the Netherlands to continue their impressive European Qualifying campaign, and Belgium come from behind.
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Andrea Pirlo thinks Mario Balotelli can still be one of the "top forwards in Europe" despite his struggles at Liverpool.
UEFA has deducted one point from Croatia in their European Championship qualifying campaign over a swastika incident.
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Italy coach Antonio Conte has been called to stand trial as part of an investigation into match-fixing.
England crashed out of the European U21 Championship as they lost 3-1 to Italy to finish bottom of Group B.
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Eder's goal handed Portugal a slender 1-0 friendly win over Italy, while Poland and Greece played out 0-0 draw.
Croatia and Italy played out a 1-1 draw to maintain the status quo in Group H on Friday.
Southampton striker Graziano Pelle has been included in the Italy squad for the European Qualifier against Croatia.
Italy coach Jacques Brunel has unveiled a provisional 40-man squad for the World Cup, with an additional 10 on stand-by.
Italy coach Antonio Conte wants to stay in charge beyond Euro 2016 and has asked for a two-year contract extension.
Fiorentina forward Giuseppe Rossi will not hurry his return to action as he recovers from his latest injury.
Inter Milan general director Marco Fassone admits the club are interested in taking Yaya Toure from Manchester City.
Italy manager Antonio Conte has described England as 'a top side' after his team were held 1-1 in Turin.
Substitute Andros Townsend rescued England's unbeaten post-World Cup record as his late goal in Turin earned a 1-1 draw.
England boss Roy Hodgson said he was “satisfied” as his side came from behind to earn a 1-1 draw with Italy in Turin.
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