Tag archive for ‘Coppa Italia’
By Forza Italian Football Staff On Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Juventus fans banned from both Napoli trips

As a matter of public safety, Juventus supporters have been forbidden from attending their upcoming visits to the Stadio San Paolo against Napoli. At the outset of the month of April, the Bianconeri face two trips More...

By Marco Jackson On Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Vicenza 1997: A Red Stripe on the Cup

Through the years, the Coppa Italia has seen 16 different winners. Of those 16, five clubs have their name on the trophy once In some European countries, there are three domestic tournaments; a league, an open More...

By Suhayl Al-Sammari On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

AC Milan fans hit out at Romagnoli

After voicing his delight at Lazio’s 2-0 win over city rivals Roma, AC Milan centre-back Alessio Romagnoli has come under fire from his own supporters. Despite making his senior debut with Roma, the 22-year-old More...

By Suhayl Al-Sammari On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Roma star calls on authorities to clamp down on racism

After his side’s Coppa Italia semi-final clash against Lazio was marred by racist chanting, Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman has urged the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) to take action. Dutch international More...

By Kevin Pogorzelski On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Dino Zoff and Gianluigi Buffon: World Champions who couldn’t conquer Europe

Gianluigi Buffon is unlikely to feature when Juventus face Napoli in the Coppa Italia while the man he looks to emulate as the oldest World Cup winner next summer, Dino Zoff, turns 75 In the absence of a candidate 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 Kevin Pogorzelski On Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Shevchenko: The AC Milan legend at 40

As AC Milan continue attempts to haul themselves back to their glory days, one of the greatest players in the club’s history, Andriy Shevchenko, turns 40 today. Unlike the Rossoneri, though, the Ukrainian More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Friday, September 9th, 2016

Doha to host Supercoppa Italiana on December 23

The 29th edition of the Supercoppa Italiana will be contested on December 23 in Doha, Qatar between Scudetto holders Juventus and AC Milan. With the Bianconeri winning both Serie A and the Coppa Italia last season, More...

By Kevin Pogorzelski On Monday, May 30th, 2016

1984 European Cup Final: 32 years of Roma heartbreak

On 30 May 1984, Roma faced Liverpool in a tense European Cup final. Kev Pogorzelski looks back over the clash at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome. 32 years ago Roma embarked on a European Cup campaign which would culminate More...

By Vito Doria On Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

AC Milan youngster positive despite Coppa Italia defeat

AC Milan defender Davide Calabria has insisted that the Rossoneri played like a great team despite losing 1-0 in the Coppa Italia Final to Juventus on Saturday night. The 19-year-old right-back was given a rare More...