May 1990: Sampdoria’s Win Starts Something

Sampdoria are far from Italy’s most decorated club. In the early 1990s, however, the Blucerchiati won the hearts of many by being one of Serie A’s most exciting teams Sometimes ideas are so simple that when they come about, they take root immediately. Yet equally, sometimes ideas become so out of sync with what is needed that they seem More...

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By Nicholas Carroll On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Mauro Icardi deserves more than Inter mediocrity

There is no doubting that Mauro Icardi is a divisive character. There is also no questioning the Argentine’s obvious talent, which deserves to be showcased at a club competing for major honours It was only More...

By Kevin Pogorzelski On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Big decisions needed at Fiorentina as club reach a crossroads

Still some distance away from returning to the Champions League, the decision makers at the Stadio Artemio Franchi have some big calls to make this summer if Fiorentina are to make any progress in the coming years Before More...

By Ogo Sylla On Monday, April 24th, 2017

AC Milan use up their final mulligan in European chase

Having fought back to earn a point in last week’s Milan Derby, the Rossoneri capitulated at home to one of Serie A’s worst teams on Sunday To say AC Milan‘s season has been a rollercoaster would More...

By Vito Doria On Friday, April 21st, 2017

Juventus’ defence deserves recognition as one of the greatest in recent history

After knocking out a team consisting of three of the best forwards in the world, the performances of the Bianconeri defence deserves to live long in the memory Eliminating a team like Barcelona from the Champions More...

By Marco Jackson On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Pele and the AC Milan Transfer That Never Was

Football, like life, can be strange in that sometimes things that don’t happen become as well known as those that do. This can especially be the case with transfers, where players not moving can feel like an More...

By Forza Italian Football Staff On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Travel Guide: Chievo and Hellas Verona

The city of Verona is no stranger to tourists with its magnificent centre being a World Heritage Site, but those who head slightly south-west to the Stadio Bentegodi can enjoy football in Serie A and Serie B thanks More...

By Paul Hill On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Shrewd investment from Maurizio Sarri could bring the Scudetto to Napoli

By not splashing all of the Gonzalo Higuain money out on one player, Maurizio Sarri now has a squad that could mount a serious Scudetto challenge next season With the recent victories over Lazio and Udinese all More...

By Nicholas Carroll On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Stefano Pioli fails in his final Milan Derby

Having arrived as interim coach in November, Saturday’s Derby della Madonnina collapse could be Pioli’s last in charge of the Nerazzurri Inter’s loss to Crotone provided an insight into the lack of More...

By Adriano Boin On Saturday, April 15th, 2017

AC Milan and Inter’s house of cards remains on rocky terrain

Perhaps it’s only fitting that the season’s second Derby della Madonnina between Inter and AC Milan ended much like the first, with neither side looking like finished products heading into the final More...

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