- Ibriana Jones: Red Devils of the Lost Ark!
- Chelsea set to win Title at a Kante!
- Leicester face tough choices as losses compile
- The Year of the Roo-ster!
- Marvel at the latest Craven Cottage arrival: Fulham Sign Thanos!
- Wayne Rooney’s goalscoring record is a rare piece of Manchester United history. Take notice.
- MOTD: Ibrahimovic salvages United point against Liverpool
- The Crystal (Palace) Maze!
- Glory Days for Andre Gray!
- Nice success offers Balotelli a new lease of life in 2017
All posts tagged "Italy"
How Gonzalo Higuain revitalized his career at Napoli
Imagine how many editors Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis must have had to ignore before publishing his vilifying statement regarding departing striker Gonzalo Higuain on his club’s official website. The outspoken Italian film producer criticized the “traitorous”...
- Posted August 2, 2016
Mario Balotelli at a crossroads with injury setback
Three years ago to the week, Mario Balotelli donned the cover of Time Magazine. After bursting onto the European football scene at Euro 2012, Balotelli had been setting alight the Premier League, and his house, at Manchester...
- Posted November 19, 2015
Sassuolo emerging from the rocks as European dark horses in Serie A
“Sic ex murice gemmae.” This phrase features on the Coat of Arms of Sassuolo, an Italian town smack between Parma and Bologna that is renowned as the ceramic-making capital of Italy. The city is home to little...
- Posted September 21, 2015
Twenty years at the top and Gianluigi Buffon still wants more
An outsiders’ image of the Juventus this decade has been defined by two players: Gianluigi Buffon and Andrea Pirlo. Although Pirlo’s career has now taken him to New York City FC, both players offer a refreshing counterpoint...
- Posted September 3, 2015
Juventus’ old-boys proving age is relative
Patrice Evra’s departure of Manchester United seemed all too forced. Similarly, Nemanja Vidic and Rio Ferdinand also left the Red Devils a year earlier. Had Evra’s ‘body gone’? No, he was perfectly fit, albeit the minor adjustments...
- Posted May 14, 2015
Italian player to adopt baby abandoned on train
Italian forward Floro Flores learned that a baby had been found in a bag underneath a the seat on a train heading from Naples to Avelino. Flores has downplayed his heroism, but there is no denying that...
- Posted March 31, 2014
MOTD- Napoli 2-0 Juventus
Napoli rallied past Serie A leaders Juventus in a commanding 2-0 win to technically keep their title hopes alive, but even now still sitting 17 points behind the side they romped past tonight with 7 just seven...
- Posted March 30, 2014
Balotelli denies assaulting photographer
Mario Balotelli has denied his latest controversial act of reportedly assaulting a photographer outside a nightclub in Liguria, Italy. The AC Milan star, famous for his controversial actions, which include setting off fireworks inside his old home...
- Posted February 24, 2014
Italian FA to investigate eight own goals scored in cup match
The Italian Football Federation are set to investigate another possible match-fixing case after lowly Bagheria scored eight own goals in the final ten minutes of a Coppa Silica tie. Bagheria, which play in the eighth tier of...
- Posted February 7, 2014
Michael Essien set to sign for AC Milan
AC Milan have announced the signing of Chelsea veteran Michael Essien on a permanent deal, with the former Real Madrid player set to arrive in Milan this evening. Essien has been at Chelsea since 2005, but at...
- Posted January 24, 2014