Legend of Calcio: Carlo Ancelotti


Carlo Ancelotti has become a household name among Italian and European football fans alike, making a positive impact at each junction of a career littered with trophies. Muhammad Alif looks back over his time in football. Widely acknowledged as one of the best midfielders to ever grace the Italian game, Carlo Ancelotti was calmness personified. Raised More...

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Manuel Locatelli
By Thomas Tague On Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Serie A Youth Watch: Arsenal target the next off the AC Milan conveyor belt

The promotion of Cristian Brocchi to AC Milan coach from his old youth team post has already started to bear fruit, with Manuel Locatelli making his debut recently. Despite being heavily limited to Primavera outings More...

A dejected Paolo Maldini of Italy
By Marco Jackson On Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Paolo Maldini and the Azzurri blues

To look back over the international career of Paolo Maldini is to leaf through the pages of historical change, not just for Italy but for Europe, too. Marco Jackson looks back over his time in the Azzurri defence. On More...

By Kevin Pogorzelski On Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

Normal service resumes for Fiorentina and Juventus

As Juventus look set to wrap up a fifth straight Scudetto, Kevin Pogorzelski takes a look at the reasons behind Fiorentina’s recent collapse and why the club has fallen so far behind the league leaders despite More...

By Sonja Missio On Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Major League Soccer’s Italian Invasion

With so many European stars moving across the Atlantic to play in Major League Soccer (MLS), it is no surprise that the North American league is gaining worldwide attention and curiosity. So, if you have been interested More...

By Louis Gibberd-Thomas On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Crotone: The latest in a long line of minnows

Entering the final chapter of the 2015-16 season it looks as though F.C. Crotone are going to be Serie B champions, earning their passage to the top flight of Italian football. Considering the competition the Calabrian More...

By Thomas Tague On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Serie A Youth Watch: Elusive Roma hotshot gets a rare runout

Roma‘s evasive defender Emerson Palmieri got an unlikely runout against Atalanta on Sunday. The Brazilian, who the Giallorossi have loaned from Santos for the season, has played just 100 minutes all season More...

Genoa CFC v AS Roma - Serie A
By Marco Jackson On Friday, April 15th, 2016

Claudio Ranieri: The Tinkerman tailor-made for Leicester City

With Italian tactician Claudio Ranieri on the verge of making history in the English Premier League with midlands club Leicester City, Marco Jackson breaks down his achievements with the Foxes. When Claudio Ranieri More...

Mauro Icardi - Inter
By Liam Stewart On Thursday, April 14th, 2016

Round 33: Serie A Predictions and Betting Tips

Forza Italian Football‘s Liam Stewart is back once more with his predictions and betting tips for the weekend ahead. This week sees a number of crucial clashes as the season speeds towards a tasty conclusion, More...

AC Milan v Piacenza George Weah of AC Milan
By Marco Jackson On Thursday, April 14th, 2016

Out Of Africa: Serie A’s maturing relationship with its southern neighbour

Marco Jackson takes a look at both the past and present of African players in Serie A and reveals the successes and failures. By the end of the 2015/16 season, there will likely have been upwards of 40 African More...