Is An Italian Team Destined For European Glory?

With five teams challenging for European football supremacy, Forza Italian Football analyses their chances in the Europa and Champions League Italian teams have historically been among the most successful in European competitions. AC Milan have seven European Cup/UEFA Champions League titles, two Cup Winners’ Cup trophies and five UEFA Super Cup More...

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By Oscar La-Gambina On Friday, August 5th, 2016

Sassuolo to face Red Star Belgrade in Europa League play-off

In a historic first season in European football, Sassuolo will face Serbian side Red Star Belgrade in their Europa League play-off match. The Nerovderi came sixth in Serie A last season and defeated FC Luzern 4-1 More...

By Nicholas Carroll On Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Lazio midfielder ashamed by humiliating Europa League exit

A demoralising 3-0 defeat to Sparta Prague left Lazio’s Senad Lulic embarrassed in front of the team’s home supporters at the Stadio Olimpico. Following a 1-1 draw in the first leg in Prague, the Biancocelesti More...

By Luca Gunby On Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Pioli: Lazio must show pride after Sparta Prague defeat

Lazio coach Stefano Pioli called on his players to shown some pride and effort after they were beaten 3-0 at home by Sparta Prague and eliminated from the Europa League. The Aquile boss accepted that his team deserved More...

By Luca Gunby On Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Pioli: The Europa League could save Lazio’s season

Lazio coach Stefano Pioli has claimed that his side can save their season by taking the Europa League very seriously and pushing for silverware. The capital club drew 1-1 with Sparta Prague in the Czech capital More...

By Vieri Capretta On Friday, March 11th, 2016

Lazio midfielder demands winning mentality

Lucas Biglia praised Lazio’s approach against Sparta Prague in the Europa League and wants his team to always have this winning mentality. The midfielder added the Biancocelesti demonstrated they are a cohesive More...

By Connall Shaw On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

Podcast: Thief puncher, ball winner, world’s best defender

The Italian Football Fancast is the only Serie A podcast for fans of Calcio.‘s Editor-in-chief Luke Vance Barr teams up with Luca Gunby and Padraig Whelan to talk about all the latest More...

By Connall Shaw On Friday, February 26th, 2016

Europa League – Round of 32 Roundup: Lacklustre Fiorentina and Napoli unable to join Lazio

Thursday night proved a disastrous evening for Italians in Europe, as both Fiorentina and Napoli dropped out of the Europa League, leaving Stefano Pioli’s Lazio the sole team remaining to fly the flag in the More...

By Luca Gunby On Friday, February 26th, 2016

Pioli: Lazio cannot underestimate Sparta Prague

Lazio coach Stefano Pioli is adamant that his side must pay respect to Sparta Prague after being drawn with the Czech side for the Europa League round of 16. The Biancocelesti will travel to Prague for the first More...

By Connall Shaw On Friday, February 26th, 2016

Europa League draw favours Lazio

Lazio will travel to the Czech Republic to play AC Sparta Praha in the Europa League round of 16, following Friday afternoon’s draw. Stefano Pioli’s side are Italy’s sole representatives in the More...