Former AC Milan and Italy midfielder Demetrio Albertini is confident misfiring striker Fernando Torres can rediscover his goalscoring touch in the near future.
Thu, 04 Dec, 2014
Italy’s early elimination from the World Cup has strengthened the belief that football in the country desperately needs a new direction.
Sat, 12 Jul, 2014
Italian football is the continuation of politics by other means rather than war.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2013
Italy’s players might have felt exhausted after beating the Republic of Ireland on Monday but that was nothing compared to the staff, who walked 21km to a monastery in the middle of the night to celebrate their Euro 2012 quarter-final berth.
Thu, 21 Jun, 2012
Euro 2012 will be Giovanni Trapattoni’s third time to lead a team at the finals of a major international competition. Paul Kelly looks at the campaigns in which his under-achieving Italy recorded two wins, three draws and two defeats.
Tue, 05 Jun, 2012
Italy football federation vice-president Demetrio Albertini has reassured fans that the Azzurri will play at Euro 2012.
Fri, 01 Jun, 2012
Italy host Luxembourg in a Euro 2012 warm-up tomorrow in Parma with the country gripped by a new match-fixing scandal.
Mon, 28 May, 2012
Italy defender Domenico Criscito will not play at the European Championship as he is under investigation in the country's latest match-fixing scandal.
WORLD CUP-winning captain Fabio Cannavaro has paid a glowing tribute to Marcello Lippi, who yesterday made an “irrevocable” decision to step down as coach of Italy.
Thu, 13 Jul, 2006
Barcelona manager Frank Rijkaard began another psychological battle with Jose Mourinho by hinting Arjen Robben would play for Chelsea in tomorrow’s Champions League clash.
Mon, 07 Mar, 2005
ARSENAL have been given a major boost ahead of their do-or-die Champions League second leg clash with Bayern Munich this week, after prolific Dutch striker Roy Makaay was ruled out due to a thigh injury.
Real Madrid may have enjoyed six straight wins following the appointment of Wanderley Luxemburgo but defender Ivan Helguera insists there is still much work to do.
Thu, 17 Feb, 2005
SPANISH international striker Raul, already his country’s top scorer in history with 34 goals, reached another landmark in Saturday’s 7-2 win over Real Valladolid in which he had a hat-trick.
Mon, 15 Sep, 2003
JUVENTUS began the defence of their Italian league title in style with a thumping 5-1 home win over Empoli yesterday.
Mon, 01 Sep, 2003
EUROPEAN champions AC Milan and title-holders Juventus again start as favourites when the Italian Serie A season gets underway tomorrow.
Fri, 29 Aug, 2003
Paris St Germain can't win in the league, can't win in the domestic cup and can't win in Europe against 10-man opposition.
Thu, 15 Feb, 2001
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