Eusebio Di Francesco has been sacked for the second time this year, with the ex-Roma boss now leaving Serie A strugglers Sampdoria.
Italy boss Roberto Mancini will have to do without midfielder Stefano Sensi for the upcoming games against Greece and Liechtenstein.
With the Serie A battle hotting up, we look at how Juventus and Inter might fare in their first five games after the international break.
Stefano Pioli and Luciano Spalletti are reportedly the favourites to replace Marco Giampaolo at AC Milan.
Antonio Conte discussed Romelu Lukaku following Inter's loss to rivals Juventus on Sunday.
Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was a happy man following Sunday's Derby d'Italia victory at San Siro.
Inter should not be compared to Juventus, Antonio Conte said after a 2-1 Derby d'Italia defeat.
Juventus moved to the top of Serie A with Sunday's win over Inter but Maurizio Sarri insisted his players can still improve.
Gonzalo Higuain was left out of Juventus' starting line-up for Sunday's trip to Inter and had no complaints over Maurizio Sarri's decision.
Juventus ended Inter's 100 per cent start in Serie A, with Gonzalo Higuain striking 10 minutes from time to send the Bianconeri top.