Ventura plans Balotelli talks

He has been in impressive form for Nice this season, and the controversial striker has now caught the eye of the Azzurri boss

Ventura lauds Italy recovery against Spain

The Azzurri coach wants his side to better overcome their nerves after a tense start in their World Cup 2018 qualifier but praises their resilience against the favourites

Donnarumma is the chosen one – Buffon

The 38-year-old has labelled his AC Milan counterpart as a worthy heir for Italy but states he still feels he can play a major role in the Azzurri’s new era