Italy

Totti, The King of Rome

An icon of the Italian game bowed out at the weekend. With him went a type of player we may never see again. Francesco Totti paid an emotional farewell to his adoring fellow Romans on…


The Resurrection Of AC Milan?

On April 13 2017, the sale of Italian giants AC Milan to a Chinese consortium was finalised following months of protracted negotiations in a deal worth €740million. Rossoneri Sport Investment Lux completed their purchase of…


Gianluigi Buffon And His 1000 Games

Gianluigi Buffon made his 1000th competitive appearance in Italy’s 2-0 World Cup qualifier win over Albania at the weekend. Another milestone for a keeper with a genuine claim to be the ‘best of all time’….


A Look Back At Baggio’s Career

Roberto Baggio turned 50 in February this year. The footballing icon retired in 2004 having played for some of Italy’s top sides. Baggio is held in the highest esteem in his homeland. He also had…



3 things we learnt in Round 1 of Euro 2016

Written By Kurt West Euro 2016 kicked off last Friday with France scraping past a spirited Romanian side and since then the tournament hasn’t failed to disappoint. With every team now playing once, I look…



Euro 2016 – Group E Preview

Written by David Robinson Euro 2016 is finally upon us with a great tournament expected in France with 24 teams battling it out to first and foremost get out of the group stage. As part…