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Totti, De Rossi, Cole in Roma squad for Champions Cup

Unless you’re a huge fan of Brazil’s Maicon or Greece’s Vasilis Torosidis, Roma’s roster for the upcoming Champions Cup has all the names you’d expect from last year’s… 248 more words

The Blame Game

You can almost hear him, all the way from Brazil. Why always me? You can sense that that was Mario Balotelli’s exact sentiment when confronted with the accusation that it was his fault, that all of this was his problem, his cross to bear. 865 more words

FIFA World Cup

Luis Suarez, sharks and a bitter end for Cesare Prandelli's Italy

The dust has settled and fingers have been pointed as Italy crashed out of the World Cup following a 1-0 defeat to Uruguay.

As most of the world focussed on Luis Suarez and ‘Bite-gate – part 3’, Cesare Prandelli, likely unaware of the furore unfolding across the globe, tended his resignation. 506 more words

Football

Italy And Uruguay To Play For One Spot In Round Of 16

NATAL, Brazil (AP) Luis Suarez and Uruguay are full of momentum after beating England.

Mario Balotelli and Italy are struggling to recover after a draining loss to Costa Rica. 604 more words

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Have Cesare Prandelli's Italy left it too late at the World Cup?

It is a famous cliche that Italy are “slow starters” in major tournaments, but it’s perhaps more accurate to say they stall the engine just as they seemed to be motoring away. 532 more words

Football

Italy Daniele De Rossi sees loss, left-back for crucial clash with Uruguay

http://fifazine.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/daniele-de-rossi-italy-clash-with-Uruguay-9.jpg Italy Daniele De Rossi sees loss, left-back for crucial clash with Uruguay

Midfielder Daniele De Rossi of Italy can not play in the all-deciding match against Uruguay. 23 more words

Thirsty Thursday World Cup Wine: Berlucchi, Franciacorta, '61 Brut Rosé

Celebrate 2014’s already mad World Cup with bubbly.  But not just any bubbly, Italy’s answer to Champagne: Franciacorta DOCG:

Betwixt Brescia and Lake Iseo, this designation tries to one up the French.  306 more words

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