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The Rise and Rise of Roma

   Serie A’s dead they say. And so you would think at first glance, given traditional domestic heavyweights Inter Milan’s, AC Milan’s and Lazio’s current plight. Big players have left the league aplenty in the past five years, with little arriving in the other direction – Higuain and Gomez last summer the exception. 954 more words


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


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. 615 more words