Andrea Pirlo

WATCH: Hart Rages At Ball Boy During England V Italy (Video)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Sport

Joe Hart was almost ridiculed by Andrea Pirlo again on Saturday when the Italian's stunning free-kick hit his crossbar, however the England goalkeeper...

WATCH: Nike's Sensational World Cup Advert (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK Sport

Nike and Adidas' on-running battle always heats up prior to the World Cup, and Nike almost always get the better of their rivals when it comes to the ...

'He Must've Been The First Nuclear Powered Korean In History' - The Best Quotes From Pirlo's Autobiography

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Sport

Andrea Pirlo, one of the most revered footballers of his generation, has released his autobiography and the extracts are promising. In I Think Ther...

WATCH: Who's The Juventus Man In The Mask? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Sport

Kudos to Juventus. A year after they transformed 13 of their players into fiendish villains for Halloween, they managed to persuade Andrea Pirlo to gi...

Opinions, Arrogance and the Difference Between Success and Excitement

Darren Richman | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK Sport
Darren Richman

Football is a game of opinions. It is often remarkable to compare and contrast the player ratings in two different newspapers. I can recall seeing Glen Hoddle interviewed once and complaining that one particular paper had lambasted him for fielding a five-man midfield.

Euro 2012: The Alternative Awards

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK Sport

Spain's reign in international football continues after they slaughtered Italy 4-0 in the Euro 2012 final to inflict the worst defeat in the European ...

What Italy Crave Right Now Is Another Toto Schillaci

Stephen McDonough | Posted 26.08.2012 | UK Sport
Stephen McDonough

Italy have surpassed every ones expectations in making the semi finals of the European Championship in Poland and Ukraine. For the promising performances however there has been one missing ingredient in the success story, a goal scorer to compete for the Golden Boot.

Phil Brown Labels Pirlo 'Homophobic' For Not Wanting To Play In England

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 26.08.2012 | UK Sport

Phil Brown has a cult following thanks to his gaffes: Hull City's on-pitch team talk at Manchester City, having a sing-song when they stayed up in the...

What Is That?? Balotelli Can't Drink It (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli has again made more of an impact off the field rather than on it for Italy at Euro 2012, and that continued during a brief break in th...

WATCH: Pirlo And The Best And Worst 'Falling Leaf' Penalties

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Sport

Andrea Pirlo capped off a wonderful Euro 2012 quarter-final performance against England with a masterful spot-kick to turn the tide in the penalty sho...

Pirlo: Proving Age Is No Barrier

Stephen McDonough | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Sport
Stephen McDonough

'Footballing Reasons' is the new buzzword for football fans following the Rio Ferdinand debacle but Andrea Pirlo is proving that age is no barrier for making a positive impact at the European Championship in Poland/Ukraine.

Rooney Scores to Secure England's Passage to the Knockout Stages of Euro 2012

Uche Amako | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Sport
Uche Amako

Wayne Rooney marked his return from suspension with a header at the far post to beat Ukraine and set up a quarter-final showdown against Italy on Sunday.

Juve's Away Kit: The Black And Whites Go All Black

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.06.2012 | UK Sport

Juventus have returned to football's A-list after their first Serie A triumph in 10 years, and now they have a kit fit for champions. Stills of...