De Rossi recalled by Italy for Spain friendly

Roma`s Daniele De Rossi has been recalled to the Italy squad for next Wednesday`s friendly against world and European champions Spain in Bari.

De Rossi injury forces Italy to make changes

Italy midfielder Daniele De Rossi has been ruled out of Tuesday’s Euro 2012 qualifier against Serbia with a minor leg muscle injury, forcing Cesare Prandelli to make changes to his team.

Struggling Italy needs a win against Slovakia

If struggling Italy can`t manage to beat Slovakia on Thursday, the Azzurri could match France`s unenviable feat from the 2002 World Cup and exit the group stage as defending champion.

Francesco Totti & Daniele De Rossi set to star for Roma

Roma will kick off their season early this year, competing in the Europa League against AA Gent on Thursday.