Italian Football has a rich yet evolving history; from the class of Marco van Basten’s AC Milan, to the dominance of Inter and Juventus post 2004.
Who could forget those iconic images of the Milan Derby (from 2005), as Rui Costa and Marco Materazzi stood side by side amid the blaze of Stadio San Siro.
We can’t relive the past, but we can forge the future with the best Italian teams to manage in Football Manager 2021. Don a suit, boot up that computer and practise your best Italian accent.
This top 3 includes one fallen giant, a fans favourite and of course, the customary lower league challenge.
Any 90’s child would be heavily influenced by the fallen giants of Italian Football. From Ruud Gullit to Paolo Maldini, and Van Basten, that kind of footballing education was rich indeed. The Rossoneri won five Serie A titles and three Champions League crowns from 1989 to 1999, and more in the new decade before a barren spell.
With an embarrassment of riches and talent how will you drive the club forward? How much fun would it be to build a golden generation made up of the best FM 2021 Wonderkids. With Kessie, Pacqueta, Leao, Calabria, Donnarumma and Maldini you have a great head start.
Stadium Capacity: 80,018
2018/19: 5th Serie A
Best Players: Donnarumma, Alessio Romagnoli, Frank Kessie, Lucas Pacqueta & Ante Rebic
Top Talent: Daniel Maldini, Rafael Leao, Matteo Gabbia & Davide Calabria