Category Archive: Azzurri (Italy)

Italy, 4 time FIFA World Cup Winners and 1 time European Cup winners.

Jul 01 2014

Suarez and Chiellini kiss and make up

Giorgio Chiellini displays his bite marks If you haven’t heard about the latest Luis Suarez biting incident, even if you’re not a football fan, you may be living under a rock. Suarez bit Chiellini, he received a lengthy ban: 9 international games, four months off the game completely on an international and club level (he’s …

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Jun 25 2014

Luis Suarez: Toeing the Line Between Genius and Insanity

The Headline in the Liverpool Echo this morning read: “He Needs Help”

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Jun 17 2014

Italy Too Good for England

England 1- 2 Italy Marchisio 35′ Sturridge 37′ Balotelli 50′ For the first time in modern history England has entered a world cup without any hype. When they faced Italy  on Saturday they weren’t the favourites. Alarmingly for Italy, 1st choice keeper Buffon was declared unfit on the eve of the match and was replaced …

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May 27 2014

World Cup 2014: Team Focus – Italy

Best: Winners 1934, 1938, 1982, 2006 Group: D (vs England, Uruguay, Costa Rica) Coach: Cesare Prandelli With Italian domestic football in a state of constant crisis after the 2006 Italian Football Scandal, the Azzuri must be going into this tournament with their heads in a bit of a mess. Coach Prandelli has done well to recover …

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