Connall Shaw

I'm a Calcio fanatic and have been since I discovered how to kick a ball. As Arthur Schopenhauer once said "The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom," Fiorentina only cures the later. I host the Italian Football Podcast, so if you want to direct any questions towards me or just want a simple chat then you can reach me over on Twitter: @ConnallV

By Connall Shaw On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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OFFICIAL: Banega signs for Inter

Argentine international Ever Banega has officially signed for Inter on a free transfer, penning a deal for the next three seasons. The 28-year-old has plied his trade with Spanish side Sevilla FC since the summer More...

By Connall Shaw On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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Roma eye move for Juventus starlet

Juventus defender Daniele Rugani could be tempted to part ways with the Turin giants this summer, as rivals Roma hope to land his signature. The Italian youngster spent the first half of the 2015/16 season on More...

By Connall Shaw On Sunday, July 3rd, 2016
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Bonucci: Italy leave with their heads held high

Italy defender Leonardo Bonucci remains upbeat despite his side’s 7-6 loss to Germany on penalties in the EURO 2016 quarter final. The Juventus man converted a spot kick during the second half to make the More...

By Connall Shaw On Sunday, July 3rd, 2016
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Italy coach commends players despite Germany defeat

Italian national team coach Antonio Conte feels let down by Italy’s European Championship exit at the hands of Germany, though remains proud of his players’ performances throughout the tournament. Having More...

By Connall Shaw On Saturday, June 25th, 2016
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Fallen AC Milan star targeted by Marseille

AC Milan forward Jeremy Menez could be set to return to France this summer, with Ligue 1 side Olympique de Marseille interested in capturing his services. The Frenchman departed from Paris Saint Germain to join More...

By Connall Shaw On Monday, June 20th, 2016
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Manchester United ready offer for Juventus defender

Manchester United are prepared to offer €30 million for Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci, as they have stepped in on the pursuit of the Italian international. Bonucci, who featured as one of the Bianconeri’s More...

By Connall Shaw On Monday, April 4th, 2016
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Five things we learned from round 31 of Serie A

  Round 31 of the Serie A season was as exciting as ever, with several shock results and a five goal Derby della Capitale thriller. In this weekend’s most anticipated fixture, Roma brushed aside city More...

By Connall Shaw On Sunday, April 3rd, 2016
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Novellino: Palermo must improve

Palermo coach Walter Novellino demands an immediate improvement from his side following their 3-1 loss to Chievo on Sunday afternoon. Sitting in 18th place, the Rosanero remain in dangerous territory as they are More...

By Connall Shaw On Sunday, April 3rd, 2016
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Maran: Chievo want to end the season on a high note

Chievo coach Rolando Maran claims his side are now safe from relegation and hopes to finish the season well following a 3-1 victory at home to Palermo. The Mussi Volanti currently sit in ninth place following their More...

By Connall Shaw On Sunday, April 3rd, 2016
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Chievo 3-1 Palermo: Flying donkeys soar past red-faced Rosanero

Chievo beat Palermo 3-1 at the Stadio Marc’Antonio Bentegodi in Sunday afternoon’s Serie A action. Goals from Fabrizio Cacciatore, Nicola Rigoni and Valter Birsa saw the hosts storm past a lowly Palermo More...

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