Sunday, October 9, 2016
A quick-fire double for the Balkan hosts almost led to a shock result in Skopje, but the Lazio striker's late goals rescued three points for the visitors
The Azzurri will be looking for a their second World Cup qualifying victory as they travel to Skopje for Sunday's clash. Follow LIVE with Goal!
Saturday, October 8, 2016
Marco Verratti will play in Italy's World Cup qualifier against Macedonia on Sunday, coach Giampiero Ventura told reporters.
Despite having to settle for a draw against Italy, Julen Lopetegui is pleased with how effective Spain have been as an attacking threat.
Riccardo Montolivo faces a six-month spell on the sidelines after undergoing surgery on a knee injury, AC Milan has confirmed.
Julen Lopetegui fears Diego Costa's reputation could come back to haunt him, but accepts the striker the way he is.
Friday, October 7, 2016
He missed the draw against Spain through suspension and now Giorgio Chiellini will also be absent for the trip to Macedonia.
El central de Barcelona incluyó la cancha de River como uno de los estadios del mundo que más lo deslumbraron.
The former Southampton striker reacted badly to being substituted in his side's 1-1 draw with Spain on Thursday and will not be part of the team to face Macedonia.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
The Real Madrid center back bundled over an opponent late in the match to essentially cost La Roja all three points in Turin but was quick to hit back at detractors.
An error by the experienced goalkeeper allowed the visiting side to edge ahead in Turin, only for a costly Sergio Ramos foul to gift the Azzurri a chance to earn a late point.
Daniele De Rossi says Gianluigi Buffon is still the best in history, though he would prefer his errors to come for Juventus, not Italy.
The skipper conceded a penalty for the fourth time this season and cost La Roja what would have been a deserved victory in Turin.
Mario Balotelli is free to continue his blistering start to life at Nice after a potential suspension was not enforced.
A rare Gianluigi Buffon mistake allowed La Roja to open the scoring before the Roma midfielder levelled the game from the spot to save his nation's impressive run of results
The 38-year-old's mistake gave Spain the lead in a World Cup qualifier in Turin.
El veterano arquero italiano, uno de los mejores del mundo, cometió un fallo indigno de su carrera. Vitolo aprovechó el regalo y marcó para la Furia.
Jordi Alba was withdrawn early in Spain's World Cup qualifier against Italy, while Riccardo Montolivo appeared to suffer a serious injury.
The Manchester United midfielder initially thought his club colleague was playing a trick when he was informed that his long-awaited national call was imminent.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Gianluigi Buffon says Spain's decision to leave out Iker Casillas proves that they are both nearing their "sell-by dates" as goalkeepers.