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News headlines concerning Italian soccer.Gianluigi Buffon joined 1,000 club: Here are the others 25 Mar 2017 at 4:53am
Coleman's agony: Everton man suffers horrific leg break as Wales defender Taylor is sent off for horror tackle... just moments after Bale should have seen red for wild lunge in ugly Ireland clash Buffon marks his 1,000th game in style as Italy sink Albania... but match is delayed after fans throw flares onto the pitch Hamilton braced for Australian battle despite romp to pole: 'It is close between us all and will be a tight race this year' Hart to captain England on Sunday and tells Rooney: 'England wait for no one' with United man keen on big send off 'The decision has already been made': Lukaku defends his comments about being ambitious as he insists he won't sign Everton deal Georgia 1-3 Serbia: Tadic and Mitrovic score as Serbians go top of Group D ahead of Ireland and Wales Gianluigi Buffon joined an elite club by playing in the 1,000th game of his career... here are the other men ... (more)
Spain and Italy win home games to say in front in Group G 24 Mar 2017 at 4:24pm
Italy's Daniele De Rossi scores on penalty kick during a 2018 World Cup Group G qualifying soccer match between Italy and Albania, at the Renzo Barbera stadium, in Palermo, Italy, Friday, March 24, 2017. Albania's supporters light flares during a 2018 World Cup Group G qualifying soccer match between Italy and Albania, at the Renzo Barbera stadium, in Palermo, Italy, Friday, March 24, 2017.
The Milestone Man: Buffon's 1,000 games in Opta numbers 24 Mar 2017 at 12:03pm
Italy's World Cup qualifier against Albania on Friday marks a special occasion for Gianluigi Buffon, who plays his 1,000th career match. Gianluigi Buffon celebrates a remarkable milestone on Friday as the legendary goalkeeper makes his 1,000th appearance for club and country.
Gianluigi Buffon's legendary career in Italian football 24 Mar 2017 at 3:22am
Top 50 best young players in Europe: Mbappe, Sanches and Alli all make the final 10 in our countdown... but who is No 1? Lewis off to a flyer: British star Hamilton clocks fastest times in opening two practice sessions ahead of Australian Grand Prix He made his debut for Parma against Milan in 1995. Tonight, he plays his 1,000th game and it is for Italy in Sicily.
Wembley's debut: 10 years on 23 Mar 2017 at 1:24am
With Friday marking 10 years since the first game was played at the new Wembley - England U21s' thrilling 3-3 draw with Italy U21s - we look back at the stars who served up a fitting curtain-raiser... The landmark fixture - 2,358 days after the doors of the old iconic ground were closed - bared little resemblance to the tight, cagey affairs which have tended to grace the hallowed turf over the past decade. The latest crop of English and Italian talent, given the chance to stake their claim to history at the new Home of Football, did not disappoint, serving up a thrilling 3-3 draw.
Bonucci will join Chelsea or Man City this summer - on one condition 22 Mar 2017 at 7:49am
Leonardo Bonucci is prepared to leave Juventus for the Premier League for what is likely to be a world-record transfer fee for a defender should the Serie A side not change coach this summer. The Italy international has been approached by both Antonio Conte and Pep Guardiola to assess his interest in a close-season switch.
Soccer: Blue-and-white begins preparations for Spain 20 Mar 2017 at 9:23pm
Israel coach Elisha Levy insisted on Monday that the national team will play with a positive attitude when it visits powerhouse Spain in 2018 World Cup qualification in Gijon on Friday. Israel enters the encounter just a single point behind Spain and Italy in Group G, picking up nine of a possible 12 points from four matches, beating Macedonia, Liechtenstein and Albania, while losing to Italy.
Stoke v Chelsea: Antonio Conte tips cap to Mark Hughes and... 1 17 Mar 2017 at 9:12am
Antonio Conte tipped his cap to Mark Hughes and his Stoke stars as he warned his players they cannot afford to take the trip to the Potteries lightly. Chelsea have won 21 of their 27 games so far this season to roar clear at the top of the Premier League, including a 4-2 victory over Stoke at Stamford Bridge on New Year's Eve.
Juventus beats Porto 1-0 to reach Champions League quarters 14 Mar 2017 at 4:07pm
Juventus' Paulo Dybala celebrates after scoring on penalty during a Champions League round of 16, second leg soccer match, between Juventus and Porto at the Juventus stadium in Turin, Italy, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. less Juventus' Paulo Dybala celebrates after scoring on penalty during a Champions League round of 16, second leg soccer match, between Juventus and Porto at the Juventus stadium in Turin, Italy, Tuesday, March 14, ... more Juventus players celebrate after Paulo Dybala scored on a penalty kick during a Champions League round of 16, second leg soccer match, between Juventus and Porto at the Juventus stadium in Turin, Italy, Tuesday, March 14, 2017.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: N'Golo Kante is a better version of me 11 Mar 2017 at 3:08pm
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte sees something of himself in N'Golo Kante - but says the France midfielder is even better. http://www.independent.ie/sport/soccer/chelsea-boss-antonio-conte-ngolo-kante-is-a-better-version-of-me-35521932.html Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte sees something of himself in N'Golo Kante - but says the France midfielder is even better.
Arsenal manager candidates: Who can replace Arsene Wenger? 10 Mar 2017 at 5:54am
As each day passes, Arsene Wenger's contract gets closer to its end and it remains to be seen whether the Arsenal manager will stay or go. The north London club's board will be considering their options in a bid to avoid being left in the lurch if the 67-year-old does decide to call it a day.
Former Wallabies coach Bob Dwyer puts Super Rugby clubs and their fans on notice 9 Mar 2017 at 12:18am
Former Wallabies coach Bob Dwyer says Western Force, ACT Brumbies and Melbourne Rebels fans need to be more convincing about why their clubs deserve to remain in Super Rugby amid speculation an Australian team could be cut as early as next season. On the eve of a SANZAAR meeting in London to determine the future make-up of Super Rugby, Dwyer has offered his thoughts on a convoluted and financially strained competition.
Conte close to Chelsea deal 8 Mar 2017 at 3:01am
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte could sign a new deal 'in a matter of days' amid interest from other clubs, Sky sources understand. Conte's first season in the Premier League has proved to be a memorable one so far, with the Blues sitting 10 points clear at the top of the table heading into the last 11 games.
Mourinho v Ancelotti v Conte 6 Mar 2017 at 5:46pm
Frank Lampard compared Antonio Conte's Chelsea to the title-winning teams managed by Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti on Monday Night Football . Mourinho won the Premier League with the Blues in 2004/05, his first season at Stamford Bridge, and Ancelotti won the title in 2009/10, the Italian's debut campaign.
Juventus sell Vieira to Inter for $12.11 million (Wed Aug 2nd, 2006)
Juventus have sold France midfielder Patrick Vieira to Inter Milan for 9.5 million euros ($12.11 million), less than half what they paid for him a year ago.
Italy's press slams Materazzi ban (Mon Jul 24th, 2006)
FIFA's decision to hand Marco Materazzi a two-match suspension for insulting Zinedine Zidane in the World Cup final has drawn fierce criticism from the Italian press.
Vieira set for Inter move (Mon Jul 24th, 2006)
French midfielder Patrick Vieira will join Inter Milan from Juventus for about 13 million euros.
Donadoni takes Italian job (Thu Jul 13th, 2006)
Former international star Roberto Donadoni was named as the new coach of World Cup winners Italy, the Italian football federation said.
Scandal brought Italy squad together, says Lippi (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Italy's World Cup squad, who reached the final with an extra-time win over Germany on Tuesday, have always said the match-fixing scandal that has shaken Italian soccer has had no impact on their fortunes.
Press head over heels in love with Azzurri (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Italy's media hailed its players as heroes on Wedneday after they beat Germany 2-0 to reach the World Cup final but the good news from Berlin had to share front pages with stories of the soccer scandal sweeping the country.
Bring on the Martians says joyful Italian press (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Italy's march into the World Cup final at the expense of Germany was met with banner headlines in the Italian press.
Capello steps down at Juventus (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Fabio Capello has resigned as Juventus coach.
Relegation sought for all clubs in Italy scandal trial (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
The Italian football federation's prosecutor has asked that all four clubs being tried for match fixing by a sports tribunal should be thrown out of Serie A, with champions Juventus to be relegated at least two divisions.
Scandal has galvanized us, says Italy's Grosso (Sat Jul 1st, 2006)
Italy defender Fabio Grosso believes the Serie A match-fixing scandal has had a galvanizing effect on the World Cup squad.
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