Italian Football

WATCH: Italian Team Accidentally Scores... But Sportingly Lets Opponents Equalise (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Sport

The Fifa Fair Play award for 2014 might have an early winner from the Italian fourth division match between Fersina and Dro. What Time Is The Champ...

Italian Footballer Headbutts Dugout Celebrating Goal... And Is Sent Off (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Sport

The Italian amateur match between Pontilcelli and Riolo Terme took a turn for the bizarre when a goalscorer celebrated his strike by headbutting the d...

Bologna Suspend Staff After New Signing Is Left Stranded At Airport

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Sport

Bologna have suspended four members of staff after they forgot to collect new signing Ibson from the airport. The 30-year-old Brazilian agreed to j...

Roma's Record Run Ended By Torino (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Sport

Roma's march towards a 53-year-old European record finally ended at Torino thanks to their former player Alessio Cerci. The attacker struck a 63rd-...

'I Did An Extraordinary Job'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.07.2013 | UK Sport

Former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini remains baffled by his sacking, claiming he did "an extraordinary job" at the club. The former Inter...

Heading For Chelsea?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Sport

Chelsea have agreed a £49.3 million fee with Napoli for striker Edinson Cavani, according to reports. Radio Marte, a station close to Napoli, said...

Cavani Favours Real Madrid Transfer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK Sport

Edinson Cavani's father has revealed the striker would turn reject a move to the Barclays Premier League this summer in favour of joining Real Madrid....

Rome Rivalries Put Aside For Pope Francis

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK Sport

The Roman rivalry was put to one side on Wednesday as AS Roma captain Francesco Totti and Lazio striker Louis Saha met Pope Francis in Vatican City. ...

670 Games, 282 Goals

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Sport

Twenty years on from his debut as a 16-year-old at Brescia, Roma have payed homage to club idol Francesco Totti with an arty promo celebrating the for...

A Not-So-Crafty Fag

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli was caught smoking in the toilet on a train during AC Milan's journey to face Fiorentina and will be fined, the club's chief executive...

'The Worst Day Of My Life'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Sport

Nicklas Bendtner, the Arsenal striker on loan at Juventus, has been fined €113,000 and handed a three-year driving ban for being over the legal limi...

Spitting Games

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli's return to the Milan derby was marred by more racist abuse aimed at the AC Milan striker by Internazionale supporters. Less than a...

6 Great Goals From Milan-Barça Matches (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK Sport

AC Milan and Barcelona, with 11 European Cups between them, have had to make do with second billing in the Champions League glamour tie stakes after R...

Balotelli Scores Two On AC Milan Debut (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli likes an entrance. In a week where police had to let off tear gas to disperse fervent AC Milan fans who greeted the Italian striker's ...

Llorente Agrees To Juventus Move

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.01.2013 | UK Sport

Fernando Llorente will join Italian champions Juventus at the end of the season from Athletic Club Bilbao. Llorente, 27, clarified in November last...

PICTURES: Sneijder Joins Galatasaray

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Sport

Wesley Sneijder has completed his move to Turkish champions Galatasaray. The 28-year-old, whose transfer fee from Internazionale is believed to...

The End Of His Career?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Sport

Wesley Sneijder should complete his transfer to Galatasaray today after the Turkish club announced he was due in Istanbul this afternoon for a medical...

'A Rotten Apple'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli has been branded "a rotten apple" by AC Milan president Silvio Berlusconi, casting doubt on a potential move to the Serie A side. B...

WATCH: Pato Bids Arrivederci To Milan

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.01.2013 | UK Sport

An emotional Alexandre Pato bid a long farewell to his now former AC Milan teammates after signing for Corinthians. The injury-plagued Brazilian te...

Llorente Set For Juve Move

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK Sport

Juventus are poised to sign Athletic Club Bilbao striker Fernando Llorente. The Italian champions are to hold talks with the 27-year-old Spain stri...

WATCH: Milan Walk Off In Protest At Racist Abuse (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 07.08.2013 | UK Sport

AC Milan players walked off in disgust after their black players were racially abused during their friendly with Pro Patria as the match was suspended...

'When I Entered My End It Dawned On Me I Was The Only One There'

The Score | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK Sport

Arrigo Brovedani walked alone so that his team Udinese didn’t have to when they played Sampdoria in Genova on Monday night. ‘Walked’ is used in ...

Attempted Murder Charges Dropped Over Spurs Fans' Rome Stabbing

PA | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK

An investigating magistrate hasordered that two Italians charged over an attack on English football supporters in Rome should remain in custody. At...

Two To Appear In Rome Court Over Tottenham Fan Stabbing

PA | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK

Two Italians charged with attempted murder after an attack on English football fans in Rome will appear in court today. Their appearance was origin...

Tottenham Fans Stabbed: Who Are The Lazio Ultras?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK Sport

The attack on Tottenham fans in Rome, which has left two stabbed, is a sad but predictable event and another chapter in English followers' troubles in...