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  1. Chris Smalling Taunts Mario Balotelli, Wanted Italy vs. England 'Round 2'Read the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | BleacherReport

    Manchester United defender Chris Smalling has spoken about his flashpoint with Liverpool forward Mario Balotelli during the Red Devils' recent 2-1 win at Anfield. The pair became embroiled in a battle as they chased the ball toward the sideline, which saw the Italian striker clatter into the advertising boards.


  2. First for profitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    Ben Coley looks at the pick of Tuesday's international action and advises a small bet on the game between Italy and England. International friendlies are typically considered a nonsense, both inside and out of the world of betting, but for England it's these games in which they'll truly be tested before Euro 2016.


  3. England 'must be adventurous'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    After a big win over Lithuania on Friday night, Hodgson's men travel on Monday to Italy for their friendly looking to avenge their World Cup defeat in Brazil last June. Hodgson will be missing nine players from the squad which defeated Lithuania 4-0 in their European Qualifier on Friday night, which means he is likely to start with a number of fringe players in an experimental line-up at the Juventus Stadium in Turin on Tuesday night.


  4. Paddy Agnew's Notes from Italy: Conte to experiment with line-up for England friendlyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | World Soccer

    After Italy's 2-2 draw with Bulgaria at the weekend, coach Antonio Conte will field a changed side against England in Turin on Tuesday night Italy coach Antonio Conte will field an experimental side for Italy's prestige friendly against England in Turin on Tuesday night. In the wake of a difficult 2-2 away draw to Bulgaria in Saturday's Euro 2016 qualifier, Conte seems certain to ring the changes, using the game to try out a number of promising squad players.


  5. Conte considering Italy future after death threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    COMMENT: The Italy boss deserves more respect for everything he did for the Bianconeri as a player and coach. His treatment over the last few days has been unacceptable By Carlo Garganese "There's no gratitude in football, no recognition of achievements," Sampdoria coach Sinisa Mihajlovic complained recently following heavy criticism despite the fact he had miraculously led the modest side to the brink of a Champions League qualification spot.


  6. Liverpool news and transfers: Reds plot A 15m move for Derby's Will HughesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Luis Suarez has declared after the All-Star charity game at Anfield that if he ever returns to the Premier League then it will be back with Liverpool . The Uruguayan left the Reds after his latest biting incident at last summer's World Cup finals, joining Barcelona in a A 75million deal.


  7. Conte set for tense friendly against EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Former Juventus coach Antonio Conte has been given a warm welcome on his return to Turin but the Italy boss could be under the spotlight when the Azzurri host England in a friendly on Tuesday. Italy's Eder celebrates after scoring during the Euro 2016 match against Bulgaria at Vasil Levski stadium in Sofia on March 28, 2015 Conte is considered a legend by the 'Bianconeri' part of the northern Italian city having won three consecutive league titles as coach of Juventus.


  8. Italy coach Antonio Conte receives death threat over incorrect reportRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Italy coach Antonio Contereceives death threats after an incorrect report about Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio had a major knee injury in practice. The old club vs. country debate took an unfortunate turn this week when it was revealed that Italy coach Antonio Conte received death threats after it was incorrectly reported that Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio had suffered a major knee injury in training.


  9. Antonio Conte led Juventus to three Serie A titles but the Italy...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    For Italy manager Antonio Conte, Tuesday's friendly against England in Turin should have represented a triumphant homecoming to the stadium where he led Juventus to three Serie A titles before leaving last summer. After all, he remains unbeaten in charge of the Azzurri and Saturday night's 2-2 draw in Bulgaria keeps them firmly on course to qualify for Euro 2016.


  10. Europe in a Nutshell: Big week for the British IslesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Soccer America

    An international break for Euro 2016 qualifying in the pursuit of Paris: Reviewing an interesting week for Italy and its coach. Is trouble brewing in the Netherlands? Plus, it was a successful week for the soccer nations of the British Isles.


  11. Aggressive England are a different proposition to last year's World Cup flops, says Wayne RooneyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Independent

    England fly to Turin on Monday depleted in numbers but with seven wins out of seven since their early exit in Brazil Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Wayne Rooney says Italy will face a very different England team on Tuesday to the side they beat at last year's World Cup - one that has learnt to be more aggressive and capable of putting opponents under extreme pressure.


  12. Marco Verratti, Graziano Pelle and Eder head list of five to watch...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Roy Hodgson's side travel to Turin in search of an eighth consecutive victory ahead of their international friendly date with Italy on Tuesday. England continued their recovery from a disastrous World Cup by defeating lowly Lithuania 4-0 on Friday night to maintain a six-point lead at the top of Euro 2016 qualifying Group E. The Azzurri will have learned who Harry Kane is after the Tottenham striker marked his debut with a goal after only 79seconds, but who will be the players to watch out for from Antonio Conte's revamped side? At 22, the great hope for Italian football.


  13. Hodgson challenges fringe playersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Hereford Times

    Roy Hodgson watched his team hammer Lithuania at Wembley on Friday, but he knows a tougher assignment lies ahead in Turin Roy Hodgson wants his fringe players to prove a point to him in Turin as he prepares to field an "experimental" line-up against Italy. England's confidence is running high after they thumped Lithuania 4-0 on Friday to stretch their post-World Cup winning streak to seven matches.


  14. England CAN win Euro 2016 insists ex-Liverpool and Chelsea boss Rafa BenitezRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    "I am convinced you can do well. England have very good players. If you talk about potential, if you talk about quality, you have enough" says the Napoli coach Rafa Benitez has insisted English players are NOT technically inferior to Italians and that England WILL compete for the trophy at Euro 2016 .


  15. European Championships 2016: Italy coach Conte warns over Croatia, Norway dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Italy's head coach Antonio Conte gestures during the Euro 2016 Group H football match between Bulgaria and Italy at Vassil Levski stadium in Sofia. Photo - AFP Rome: Italy coach Antonio Conte admits the Azzurri could be pushed all the way by Croatia and Norway as they look to secure one of the top two places from Group H in qualifying for the 2016 European Championships.


  16. Former Newcastle defender Davide Santon drafted into Italy squad to face EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Santon, who made his loan move from Newcastle to Inter Milan permanent last month, has been drafted into Antonio Conte's squad following injuries to Matteo Darmian and Manuel Pasqual. Italy warmed up for England's visit with a 2-2 draw in their Euro 2016 qualifier away to Bulgaria on Saturday.


  17. Serie A - Italy coach Antonio Conte welcomed in Turin after death threat claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Antonio Conte has been given a warm welcome so far in Turin as Juventus fan groups appealed for calm over alleged death threats.. Italy head coach Antonio Conte admits he's going to use Tuesday's friendly against England in Turin as an opportunity to blood many of the squad's younger players.


  18. Italy call up Santon, Abate for Tuesday's friendly with EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox Sports

    Italy coach Antonio Conte has called up fullbacks Davide Santon and Ignazio Abate for Tuesday's friendly match against England . Darmian's face was bloodied from a knock during Italy's 2-2 draw against Bulgaria in European Championship qualifying Saturday, while Pasqual sat out injured.


  19. Italy's coach gets death threats over Marchisio injuryRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    The president of the Italian Football Federation , Carlo Tavecchio has revealed Italy's national coach Antonio Conte has received death threats following an injury to his Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio. Conte received the threats from angry Juventus fans who blame the coach's training methods for the injury that was initially believed to have sidelined the midfielder for the rest of the season.


  20. Mario Balotelli uploads bizarre Instagram post after being left out of Italy squad for Bulgaria gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The Liverpool front man was left out of the Azzurri squad by boss Antonio Conte and appeared to be upset about watching the game from home The Liverpool striker took to Instagram to share his emotions - or lack of them - after being left out of Italy's squad for their Euro 2016 qualifier against Bulgaria. The 24-year-old was axed from the squad following Italy's exit from the World Cup last summer and continued to watch from home as Antonio Conte did not feel he had done enough to return to the line-up.