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Ronaldo & Messi's tax fines & suspended prison sentences explained

The advantage of moving to Italy is that under local legislation wealthy individuals can agreed to pay a fixed sum…

5 months ago
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Giuseppe Meazza: Italy's best ever footballer

Perhaps no one said it better than Vittorio Pozzo. “Having him on the team was like starting the game 1–0…

5 months ago
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Andrea Pirlo v Sergio Busquets: The deep lying midfielder

Pirlo is perhaps the greatest true regista that has ever played the game; Busquets is perhaps the most complete all-round…

6 months ago
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William Garbutt: The most important man in the history of Italian football

Double World Cup-winning manager Vittorio Pozzo described William Garbutt as ‘the most important man in the history of Italian football’.…

7 months ago
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William Garbutt: Life of a Mister

Chloe Beresford describes the life of William Garbutt, pioneering Mister and first coach of Genoa.

9 months ago
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A brief history of Arrigo Sacchi

The high defensive line, the pressing game so omnipresent today – and utilised by a number of the most talented…

10 months ago
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Juventus's Stadio Delle Alpi: A home that never was

In the first of two parts, Harvey Sayer remembers the circumstances which drove Juventus away from the loathed Stadio Delle…

11 months ago
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2006: The overlooked great of modern World Cups

Alex Hess makes the case for 2006's place in the World Cup hierarchy; a tournament often overlooked but one bursting…

11 months ago
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Calcio: A history of Italian football

John Foot's exhaustive, compelling history of Italian football.

1 year ago
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Brief History Of | Germany v Italy | 2006 World Cup Semi-Final

The World Cup of 2006 is a tournament remembered fondly for a number reasons, not least the epic semi-final pitting…

1 year ago
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Goals Remembered: Roberto Baggio gives Italy life at USA'94

Goals Remembered continues, as Mark Gordon recalls Roberto Baggio's late, late equaliser against Nigeria in the last-sixteen of World Cup…

1 year ago
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What happened to Italian football's creativity?

Blair Newman discusses Italian football's uneasy relationship with creativity.

1 year ago
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History Of The World Cup | Tactics Explained | 1970-1978

The 1970s showed that, tactically, ideas could take football almost anywhere.

2 years ago
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Tactical Profile | Francesco Totti

Francesco Totti’s career is remarkable for both its longevity and quality.

2 years ago
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Tactics Explained | Catenaccio

Alongside Jonathan Wilson, we explain the history of, and the theory behind, Catenaccio. &

3 years ago
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