Padraig Whelan

Padraig Whelan

Deputy Editor of Forza Italian Football. Sports journalist with the Dundalk Democrat newspaper, based in Ireland and cover football in a number of places such as The Sun, The Mirror, The Star, The Times and more. You can get in touch with me on Twitter: @PWhelan88.

Paolo Maldini 2005 final
By Padraig Whelan On Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
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Maldini attempts to end rumours surrounding AC Milan’s 2005 collapse against Liverpool

Paolo Maldini has admitted that a decade on, the pain from the 2005 Champions League final loss against Liverpool remains for the AC Milan legend. The story of the game needs no great recounting – Maldini’s More...

Massimiliano Allegri Juventus
By Padraig Whelan On Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
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Allegri: Juventus had to win in final home game

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has insisted that his team would not allow themselves to drop points in their final home game of the campaign. They collected their Scudetto crown, his first at Juventus Stadium, More...

Juventus Napoli Roberto Pereyra
By Padraig Whelan On Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
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Juventus 3-1 Napoli: The Old Lady put Partenopei’s Champions League hopes beyond their control

Juventus dealt Napoli’s Champions League hopes a near fatal blow with a 3-1 victory in Turin on Saturday evening. Roberto Pereyra put them ahead at half-time but a David Lopez effort had the visitors level More...

Gonzalo Higuain Napoli
By Padraig Whelan On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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Higuain’s father claims many teams want to sign Napoli striker

The father of Napoli forward¬†Gonzalo Higuain has added further fire to the flames of speculation surrounding his son’s Serie A future. There have been continued reports from the peninsula in recent weeks More...

Genoa fans
By Padraig Whelan On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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Genoa to launch further appeal against denial of UEFA licence

Genoa are set to appeal through the Body of Arbitration of Licensing after being denied a UEFA licence for next season, after appeal. Following the failure of the club to list an alternative stadium, due to problems More...

Glik - Torino v AC Milan
By Padraig Whelan On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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Torino captain assures supporters he will not depart

Torino star Kamil Glik has insisted he will not become the latest big name player who the club cash in on during the summer transfer market. Last summer, two of the club’s most influential players Alessio More...

Zouhair feddal parma
By Padraig Whelan On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Want-away Parma defender attracting Celtic’s attention

Celtic are believed to be fighting it out with two English clubs for the signature of Parma defender Zouhair Feddal who will leave the cash-strapped strugglers this summer. After a request for contract termination, More...

Rugani - Empoli v Chievo
By Padraig Whelan On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Rugani in no rush to depart Empoli for Juventus

Empoli defender Daniele Rugani has revealed that he is in no hurry to depart the club for league champions Juventus. The 20-year-old is owned by the Champions League finalists but has spent a successful season on More...

Radja Nainggolan Roma
By Padraig Whelan On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Roma risk losing out on Nainggolan by refusing to meet Cagliari asking price

Radja Nainggolan’s Roma future remains in serious doubt with the club still some way off reaching an agreement with his parent club Cagliari. The Belgian midfielder joined the Giallorossi on loan for the latter More...

Giuseppe Wilson Lazio
By Padraig Whelan On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
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Wilson: Lazio must play the game of their lives against Juventus

Lazio hero ‘Pino’ Wilson has called on his old club’s current stars to put in the performance of their careers in Wednesday night’s Coppa Italia final against Juventus. Born in Darlington More...

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