Podcast: Guess who’s back!

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It has been a long time coming, but the Forza Italian Football podcast has finally returned to the airwaves. After months of waiting patiently, everyone at FIF would like to thank you all for your regular messages, tweets and emails asking if and when we would be returning. We are flattered and overwhelmed by your interest. Returning as host for the More...

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By Anthony Zacchino On Saturday, August 13th, 2016

VIDEO: 20 Questions with the New York City FC’s Pirlo

Italian midfielder Andrea Pirlo sat down for his new club New York City FC to play a game of 20 questions. NYCFC are currently leading the Eastern Conference, with Pirlo being selected to represent the club, along More...

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By Conor Clancy On Friday, August 12th, 2016

Forza Italian Football Announcement: New Season; New Look; New Focus

You might have noticed over the last few months that Forza Italian Football has gone through a time of transition. We have been working tirelessly during what has seemed like a very short summer since the conclusion More...

By Conor Clancy On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Writers Wanted: Join the team at ForzaItalianFootball.com

Here at Forza Italian Football we have an exciting opportunity to join a well-established, and ever-increasing name in the world of Italian football. We aim to provide an interesting, intelligent and quality evaluation More...

By Anthony Zacchino On Saturday, July 30th, 2016

Video: NBA star Dirk Nowitzki does Zaza impersonation

Watch as NBA star Dirk Nowitzki does a Simone Zaza impersonation and misses a penalty shot during a charity football game in his home country of Germany.  More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Ventura: There is room for everyone in the Italy squad

New Italy coach Giampiero Ventura has said everyone, young or old, will have the opportunity to fight for their place in the Azzurri squad. The former Torino boss has taken over from Antonio Conte on the Italy bench, More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Monday, July 18th, 2016

Italy and Juventus goalkeeper named in UEFA Best Player shortlist

Juventus and Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has been named on the shortlist for the UEFA Best Player Award for the 2015-16 season. Every year, a journalist from each of UEFA’s 55 member association enters More...

By Anthony Zacchino On Saturday, July 16th, 2016

VIDEO: Italy captain joins in with children’s football game on holiday

Following Italy’s disappointing exit against Germany during Euro 2016, Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon was spotted playing football with a group of children while on holiday near Pisa, Italy.  More...

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By Oscar La-Gambina On Friday, July 15th, 2016

Italy climb into top 10 of FIFA Rankings

After reaching the quarter-finals of Euro 2016, Italy have climbed back into the top 10 of the official FIFA Rankings. The Azzurri beat the likes of Belgium and Spain during the campaign and eventually lost on penalties More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Agent of Toronto striker furious with Conte over Euro 2016 omission

The agent of Toronto striker Sebastian Giovinco is angry with Antonio Conte after not picking his client for the Italy squad at Euro 2016. Giovinco moved to the American Major League Soccer in 2015 from Juventus More...