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Bulgaria 2, Italy 2: The oriundi saves the day

Much-maligned foreign-born callup Eder scored the vital late equalizer as Italy had to salvage a 2-2 draw against Bulgaria in European Championship qualifying.

Bulgaria vs. Italy: Euro team news and match chat

Bulgaria vs. Italy preview: Grasping the top rung

It's been a good run for Italy so far in European Championship qualifying. Can they keep the run going?

Italy physios not worried about Gabbiadini injury

Napoli's Italian forward picked up a minor injury on Sunday, but the physios for the Italian national team have no concerns about his availability for their upcoming matches.

FIGC dismiss Italy squad controversy

Some fans and even coaches have been stirring up controversy over foreign-born players in the Italian national team. The FIGC isn't listening.

Gabbiadini earns Italy callup

Napoli have one representative in the Italy squad as they are set to face Bulgaria and England.

Italy fall in FIFA rankings, Conte questions loom

The Italian national team has sunk to its lowest FIFA ranking in some time as many question the future of its manager with the squad.

Maggio has no manner of luck at all

Poor Christian Maggio finally got another crack at the Italy squad, but the flu bug is keeping him locked up at home.

Maggio to be called in to Italy squad for Albania

Christian Maggio is one of 14 players that Antonio Conte will bring in to face Albania on Tuesday.

Conte considering Insigne callup to Italy squad

Italy's manager is considering bringing Insigne back in to the national team fold after his form has improved recently. What's interesting, though, is that Conte might want to experiment with where Insigne is playing while he has him.

Italy seniors and youths stroll to qualifying wins

Both the Italy senior side and the U21 side won important European Championship qualifiers yesterday.

Italy win Conte's debut, Mertens beats Australia

Napoli had a few players active yesterday in international friendlies. Let's see how they fared.

Jorginho wants Italy international callup

Now that the Napoli midfielder is eligible to play for the Italian international team, Jorginho would like nothing more than to get a call from Antonio Conte. Italy's new manager should give serious thought to making it happen.

Two Napoli youths play 90 minutes for Italy U-19's

The Italy under-19 team played their Croatian counterparts in a friendly this week, and despite the loss a pair of Napoli youths acquitted themselves well.

Official: Conte hired as Italy manager

Not exactly surprising news, but it's a good step for Italy.

FIGC close in on national team manager appointment

With Carlo Tavecchio installed as the new president of Italy's football association, their managerial vacancy is about to be filled.

An Azzurri World Cup Post Mortem, And A Look Ahead

The Italian national team were a brutal disappointment at the World Cup. What happened to them, and what can they do to fix things going forward?

Cesare Prandelli Resigns

After Italy fell out of the World Cup in the Group stage for the second time in a row, Cesare Prandelli fell on his sword and tendered his resignation to the FIGC.

Inept Tactics Mean Even Insigne Can't Save Italy

Poor planning by Cesare Prandelli and even worse execution by Italy's players turned in to a sub-par performance and Costa Rica's second straight upset win of the World Cup.

De Sciglio Injury May Send Maggio To World Cup

An injury to Italy's presumptive starter at left back means that Christian Maggio could be on his way to Brazil soon.

Insigne Bags Brace Against Fluminese For Italy

The star of the show was Ciro Immobile and his hat trick, but Lorenzo Insigne bagged a crucial brace to help Italy win their last tune-up match before the World Cup.

Cesare Prandelli Wants Italy To Be "Unpredictable"

Thanks to catenaccio being inextricably linked to Italian football, everyone always assumes they know how Italy will play at an international level. Cesare Prandelli wants to use those assumptions against them.

Breaking Down Italy's World Cup Roster

With representatives from Napoli, Juventus, AC Milan, and Paris St. Germain among others, this is an extremely varied Italy roster, and in some ways an unexpected one.

Italy World Cup Roster: Insigne In, Maggio Out

Cesare Prandelli has revealed his final 23-man roster for the World Cup, and Napoli's favorite tiny striker made the cut.

Azzurri Poor, Bad News Possible For Napoli Fans

A poor showing from Italy was further marred by a serious injury to Riccardo Montolivo, and no breakthrough could be found against a spirited Ireland side as Cesare Prandelli's squad got their World Cup preparation underway.

Ireland vs. Italy: Preview and Match Thread

Italy will get one shot at a tune-up match before cutting down their roster, and take on the Republic of Ireland among other international action today.

Napoli Have More World Cup Players Than Anyone

With all of the provisional rosters in, a shocking figure has emerged: if you include players away on loan, Napoli have more players on World Cup rosters than any other club.

Insigne And Maggio Thrilled With World Cup Chance

Napoli have two representatives on Italy's provisional roster, and both are looking forward to the challenge of getting a plane ticket to Brazil.

Prandelli Names Provisional World Cup Roster

Italy's initial World Cup roster is in, and includes a pair of Napoli players.

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World Cup Roster Announcements

The provisional rosters for the World Cup are due today. Between Italy and other nations, Napoli will have plenty of players on planes to Brazil.

Forecasting The Italian World Cup Squad

The provisional rosters for the World Cup are due in a few days. Who should make the cut for Italy?


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