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Mancini off the mark as Italy awaken after winless year 

Italian football has been in turmoil ever since. Although Mancini took over last May, the Italian football federation is still to elect a new president.

published on : 15th October 2018

Italian optimism quickly drains away after Portugal loss

The optimism which followed Mancini’s appointment as Italy coach in May quickly drained away following their 1-0 loss to Portugal.

published on : 11th September 2018

Roberto Mancini defends under-fire Italy striker Mario Balotelli

The Azzurri rescued a point in their Group 3 opener against Poland on Friday in Bologna and next play the European champions -- without superstar Cristiano Ronaldo -- at Lisbon's Estadio da Luz.

published on : 10th September 2018

Confidence lacking, says Roberto Mancini as mediocre Italy rescue a point against Poland

Jorginho's penalty 12 minutes from time made amends after the Chelsea midfielder's blunder had allowed former Napoli teammate Piotr Zielinski's opener for Poland just before the break.

published on : 8th September 2018

Zenit Saint Petersburg appoint Sergei Semak as replacement for Roberto Mancini

Sergei Semak has signed a two-year deal with Zenit Saint Petersburg that includes the option for a third season.

published on : 30th May 2018

Mario Balotelli scores as Roberto Mancini starts Italy reign with a win over Saudi Arabia

Mancini opted for a 4-3-3 formation with Gianluigi Donnarumma in goal and Sassuolo winger Matteo Politano handed his full debut.

published on : 29th May 2018

Money no obstacle to Roberto Mancini's Italy ambitions

Mancini reached the semi-finals of Euro 1988, and was in the squad that finished third in the 1990 World Cup on home soil.

published on : 16th May 2018

Roberto Mancini to sign Italy contract Tuesday: Report

Mancini led Manchester City to their first English league title in 44 years in 2012, and won three Serie A titles with Inter Milan.

published on : 14th May 2018

Coaching Italy would be extraordinary: Roberto Mancini

Mancini, 53, is among the favourites to lead the four-time World Cup winners, with Chelsea manager Antonio Conte and former Bayern Munich coach Carlo Ancelotti also being touted as candidates.

published on : 17th March 2018

Antonio Conte, Roberto Mancini and or Luigi Di Biagio on Italy coach shortlist

Conte, 48, coached Italy from 2014 to the quarter-finals of the 2016 European Championship before taking over at Chelsea.

published on : 1st March 2018

Italy bosses speak to Roberto Mancini about becoming Azzurri coach

The 53-year-old Mancini, who has coached Manchester City and Inter Milan, is among several candidates for the role — along with Conte, Carlo Ancelotti and Claudio Ranieri.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Former Manchester City gaffer Roberto Mancini open to Italy coaching job

Coach Giampiero Ventura was fired last November after Italy's shock failure to reach the World Cup final for the first time in 60 years.

published on : 9th January 2018