Italy Football

Gianluigi Buffon ventures abroad after historic career in Italy

Buffon has remained rooted in his native Italy through almost 900 club games for Parma and then Juventus and a European record 176 caps for Italy.

published on : 7th July 2018

Italy legend Gianluigi Buffon joins PSG

Buffon, who played a record 176 times for Italy, has an option to extend his stay at the Parc des Princes for a further season.

published on : 6th July 2018

FIFA World Cup friendly: Nathan Ake strike gives Netherlands 1-1 draw against 10-man Italy

New Italy coach Roberto Mancini's first three games in charge have resulted in a 2-1 victory over Saudi Arabia, 3-1 defeat by France, and 1-1 draw against the Dutch.

published on : 5th June 2018

FIFA World Cup hall of fame: Dino Zoff, tower of longevity Italy leaned on

Dino Zoff experienced almost everything a footballer can think of, including holding aloft the most coveted trophy as Italy captain in 1982.

published on : 3rd June 2018

Iceland bring a bit of missing Italy to FIFA World Cup

Iceland will bring a little bit of missing team Italy to the World Cup in Russia as they compete in their first finals wearing a kit supplied by Italian sportswear firm Errea.

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

Lionel Messi isn't missed as Argentina down Italy

Banega ensured Argentina weren't derailed by Messi's absence as the World Cup contenders clinched a 2-0 win over Italy.

published on : 24th March 2018

Italy Under-21 coach Luigi Di Biagio takes over senior team on caretaker basis

The Azzurri's next competitive fixture isn't until September 7 against Poland in the inaugural UEFA Nations League.

published on : 5th February 2018

World football fraternity hails retired Italy stopper Gianluigi Buffon

Several current and former footballers, took to social media to express their respect for the Italian captain Buffon.

published on : 15th November 2017

Sad farewell for Italy legend Gianluigi Buffon

Buffon's career finished not in Russia but with a humiliating World Cup playoff exit against Sweden at San Siro stadium.

published on : 14th November 2017

'Apocalypse' now as Italy face World Cup humiliation

Italy need to overturn a 1-0 play-off first-leg defeat against Sweden at the San Siro on Monday.

published on : 13th November 2017