AC Milan starlet Donnarumma deserves ‘great team’ claims agent

Well-travelled football agent Mino Raiola has cast further doubt on the future of AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma, with the club desperate to tie the 18 year-old down to a long-term contract. The More...

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Atalanta have earned the right to be treated as serious European contenders

By defeating Napoli 2-0 at the Stadio San Paolo, Atalanta secured a Serie A double over the Partenopei, which saw them rise to fourth place in the table. When Atalanta overcame More...

Mario Balotelli blows chance at Nice

If anyone told you things have been different for Mario Balotelli at Nice, they were lying. Yet, his statistics haven’t been terrible. After 14 Ligue 1 games played, More...

Serie A 2016-17: Five Things To Look Out For In Round 26

After a defining week in European football for Italian representatives, there are plenty of reasons to watch Serie A this weekend. Furthermore, two coaching changes with completely More...

Podcast: Zappy Zeman makes Delfini Zazzy

Conor Clancy returned to host the Forza Italian Football Podcast with Nicholas Carroll and Luca Gunby joining him as ever. As is now custom, this podcast was recorded live over More...

Podcast: The great AC Milan swindle

Conor Clancy returned to host the Forza Italian Football Podcast with Nicholas Carroll and Luca Gunby joining him as ever. As is now custom, this podcast was recorded live More...

Inter vs Roma preview – The battle for Europe continues

Sunday night’s blockbuster Serie A match sees Roma travelling to the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza to face Inter. Both sides More...

UEFA Champions League preview – Porto vs Juventus

Ahead of the first leg of their UEFA Champions League Round of 16 tie, Porto and Juventus are in strong domestic More...

Serie A 2016-17: Team of the Week – Round 25

With Serie A’s top seven all winning, the main surprise this week was Pescara’s first victory...

Serie A 2016-17: Team of the Week – Round 24

It was all too simple for Juventus in Cagliari as a Gonzalo Higuain double gave the...

Serie A 2016-17: Team of the Week – Round 23

Juventus won the Derby d’Italia against a brave Inter to consolidate their lead and send a...

Top 10: Serie A Players in 2016

Italian football had its share of exciting moments and performances in 2016 and although football is considered More...

Top 10: Serie A youngsters in 2016

10. Antonio Barreca Embed from Getty Images Along with Andrea Conti and maybe a couple others, Barreca is one of few..

Top 5: Serie A Strikers in 2016

5. Edin Dzeko Embed from Getty Images Following his arrival from Manchester City, Dzeko looked like a fish out of water..

A tactical reflection on Lazio 1-4 Roma

Roma romped to a 4-1 win against Lazio in the Derby della Capitale at Stadio Olimpico on Sunday Afternoon which More...

A tactical reflection of Juventus v Inter

Juventus defeated Inter 2-0 at the Juventus Stadium in the Derby d’Italia on Sunday night. The hosts stayed top of Serie..

A tactical reflection of Napoli v AC Milan

Napoli and AC Milan played out a very intriguing 1-1 draw at Stadio San Paolo on Monday night. The home side..

Travel Guide: Empoli

In the latest installment of our Travel Guide series, we tell you how to go about a trip to Tuscany to..

Italian Football Book Review: I think therefore I play by Andrea Pirlo with Alessandro Alciato

“When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign.” – Jonathan Swift I have long..

Opti Poba: Promoting refugee integration in Potenza through football

Football is frequently noted for its unifying qualities, as many of life’s more serious issues can be forgotten or even overcome..

Happy 50th Birthday Roberto Baggio: A tribute to Italy’s greatest footballer

Almost thirteen years on from his retirement, one of Italy’s greatest ever footballers Roberto Baggio has turned 50 years old. Considered..