Serie A for Africa, and Africa for Serie A.

The Ascoli side of 1981/82 might not be an obvious place to make history, but it was in the celebrated black and white stripes that Francois Zahoui cut his teeth, becoming the first African to play in Serie A. At 27 years of age, he hardly made an impression on the field, but he very definitely blazed a trail, one that has seen African players so important More...

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By Bojan Stojanovic On Friday, January 20th, 2017

Filippo Inzaghi: The goals don’t lie

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By Oscar La-Gambina On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

World Cup remains flawed despite recent changes

It was only following the departure of Sepp Blatter from FIFA that changes to the World Cup were seriously being considered, and now they have been enforced for 2026 onwards. Swiss-Italian Gianni Infantino used More...

By Vito Doria On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Paulo Sousa masterclass behind Fiorentina’s defeat of Juventus

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By Forza Italian Football Staff On Monday, January 16th, 2017

The history of Juventus’ Crest

Juventus unveiled a new logo which will emblazon their shirts from the 2017/18 Serie A season, the first chance to the club’s crest since 2004. Here are some other incarnations of the Bianconeri badge.  More...

By Forza Italian Football Staff On Saturday, January 14th, 2017

Who will win Serie A?

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By Forza Italian Football Staff On Friday, January 13th, 2017

Which Serie A team needs to strengthen most?

In the weekly Forza Italian Football podcast, Luca Gunby was asked which team need to do most transfer business in January. Here is what he had to say.  More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Friday, January 13th, 2017

Serie A 2016-17: Five Things To Look Out For In Round 20

After last week’s Serie A return following the Christmas break, and the Coppa Italia in midweek, there is plenty to look forward to in Round 20 this weekend. There is a rematch of a Coppa Italia game from More...

By Suhayl Al-Sammari On Friday, January 13th, 2017

Napoli showing they are in pole position for final Champions League spot

Under the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, Napoli fans were erupting into delirium once again as their team snatched a last gasp 2-1 win over Sampdoria in round 19. Referee Marco Di Bello was surely poised to blow for More...

By Marco Jackson On Friday, January 13th, 2017

Fiorentina v. Juventus: Ten Storey Hate Song

The city of Florence is a bad place to be a Juventus fan. Unlike many Italian hubs, the Tuscan capital has few Bianconeri enclaves and, as a one-team city, Fiorentina kick against the Turinese rivals – and hard. While More...