Serie A 2016-17: Five Things To Look Out For In Round 26

After a defining week in European football for Italian representatives, there are plenty of reasons to watch Serie A this weekend. Furthermore, two coaching changes with completely different results play out their consequences this round, and to top it all off there are two heavyweight clashes to keep everyone entertained and make this one of the best More...

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By Conor Clancy On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Podcast: Zappy Zeman makes Delfini Zazzy

Conor Clancy returned to host the Forza Italian Football Podcast with Nicholas Carroll and Luca Gunby joining him as ever. As is now custom, this podcast was recorded live over on FIFTV. We look ahead to Juventus’ More...

By Vieri Capretta On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Zemanlandia: The story of Zdenek Zeman

Zdenek Zeman, a man that forged the past 25 years in Italian football like very few others, is back on the bench at Pescara. Zemanlandia has defined a way of being, a romance in Serie A and Italian football generally. More...

By Vieri Capretta On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Serie A 2016-17: Team of the Week – Round 25

With Serie A’s top seven all winning, the main surprise this week was Pescara’s first victory this season. Juventus, Roma, Napoli, Atalanta, Inter, Lazio and AC Milan all added three points to their More...

By Forza Italian Football Staff On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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AC Milan v Fiorentina: What Just Happened?

After AC Milan managed a 2-1 win over Fiorentina at the San Siro on Sunday night, Dov Schiavone, Nicholas Carroll and Connall Shaw got together to discuss… WHAT JUST HAPPENED? Gerard Deulofeu got his first More...

By Nicholas Carroll On Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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Happy 50th Birthday Roberto Baggio: A tribute to Italy’s greatest footballer

Almost thirteen years on from his retirement, one of Italy’s greatest ever footballers Roberto Baggio has turned 50 years old. Considered a club legend at Fiorentina, Juventus, Brescia, among others, il Divin More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Serie A 2016-17: Five Things To Look Out For In Round 25

After a week of football which saw Serie A sides aim to make a strong start in the knockout rounds of the Champions League and the Europa League, domestic matches return this weekend. For most of the big sides, More...

By Conor Clancy On Thursday, February 16th, 2017
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Podcast: The great AC Milan swindle

Conor Clancy returned to host the Forza Italian Football Podcast with Nicholas Carroll and Luca Gunby joining him as ever. As is now custom, this podcast was recorded live over on FIFTV. We reflect on Napoli’s More...

By Luca Gunby On Thursday, February 16th, 2017
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The other ones: Those Italian players with more illustrious relatives

Perhaps more than other leagues, Serie A has been the backdrop to some great footballing families. Torino’s Valentino Mazzola’s death at Superga saw his son Sandro follow his father’s career path as he became More...

By Vieri Capretta On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Serie A 2016-17: Team of the Week – Round 24

It was all too simple for Juventus in Cagliari as a Gonzalo Higuain double gave the Bianconeri another three points, keeping Napoli and Roma – both victorious – at a distance. Inter and Atalanta both More...