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Italy offered an underwhelming response to their World Cup qualifying defeat against Spain but now only need one point to secure a top-two finish in Group G following...
Italy head coach Giampiero Ventura is confident the four-time world champions will qualify for next year's FIFA World Cup in Russia, despite their disappointing 3...
Gianluigi Buffon remains confident Italy will qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup despite their disappointing 3-0 defeat to Spain in Madrid on Sunday (AEST).
David Villa hailed match-winner Isco and spoke of his pride at returning to the international scene in Spain's 3-0 victory over Italy.
Torino striker Andrea Belotti claimed he suffered an unusual injury on the eve of Italy's 3-0 defeat to Spain in Madrid, saying: "I was stung by an insect".
Giampiero Ventura defended his tactics after Italy lost a tournament qualifying match for the first time in 56 games, going down 3-0 away to Spain.
Isco scored a brilliant double as Spain defeated Italy 3-0 to take a huge step towards World Cup qualification.

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Spain forward Alvaro Morata labelled former team-mate Gianluigi Buffon "an alien" as he lauded the goalkeeper as one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time.
Sergio Ramos has urged the Santiago Bernabeu crowd to put club loyalties aside and show respect to Gerard Pique during Spain's crucial 2018 FIFA World Cup...
Spain's record goalscorer David Villa has been handed a shock recall for their upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Italy and Liechtenstein at the age of 35.
The FIFA Confederations Cup is seen by some as football's forgotten tournament, but try telling the likes of Kaka, Samuel Eto'o and Ronaldinho that.
Juventus great Gianluigi Buffon is "99.9 per cent" certain next season will be his last in professional football.
Lorenzo Insigne and Andrea Belotti caught the eye as Italy kept pace with Group G leaders Spain courtesy of a 5-0 battering of Liechtenstein in Sunday's World Cup...
Gianluigi Buffon has endorsed Juventus' bid to sign AC Milan star Gianluigi Buffon as the Italy great nears retirement.
Jose Gimenez's stunning own goal, Eder's late strike and a Daniele De Rossi penalty in injury time ensured Italy extended their unbeaten streak to nine games...

De Rossi: I am nearing the end

Roma star Daniele De Rossi says he could retire from football in 2019 and does not expect to be playing for Italy beyond next year's FIFA World Cup.
Eder and Leonardo Bonucci both scored to seal Italy a 2-1 win over the Netherlands at Amsterdam Arena.
Andrea Pirlo believes Gianluigi Buffon is the best goalkeeper of all time, but thinks the Juventus icon is now too old to move to another club.
Andrea Pirlo says he cannot think of a player who plays the same way he does, including Paris Saint-Germain star Marco Verratti.
Italy secured a 2-0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying win over Albania to keep pace at the top of Group G as Gianluigi Buffon marked his 1,000th professional...

Buffon to play his 1,000th match

Italy captain Gianluigi Buffon will mark his 1,000th appearance as a professional in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Albania on Friday.
Mario Balotelli must show his desire to play for the Italy national team if he is to earn an international recall in 2017, says Giampiero Ventura.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said the 'video-assistant referee' system still needs to be tested further before it can implemented into live games after a...
Daniele De Rossi fears Italy's bid to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup could be hindered by greed in the domestic game.
FIFA World Cup-winning defender Alessandro Nesta claims "there is not enough quality in Italy to compete against Germany or other nations".
A new system which sees video replays used to help key refereeing decisions will receive another high-profile trial when Italy host world champions Germany in an...
Italy remain level on points with Spain at the top of 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying Group G after cruising to a 4-0 victory in Liechtenstein.