Showing posts with label Italy. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Italy. Show all posts

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Italy is burning but Tavecchio is staying


'Dinosaur' Ventura has left Italy with a bumper pay off but FA chief Tavecchio is going nowhere amid rumors Ancelotti will be hired.


Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Ventura has thrown away Italy's WC2018 dreams


Italy have failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958, with veteran manager Gian Piero Ventura being blamed for their failure... 


Saturday, October 22, 2016

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Christian Vieri

Bobo Christian Vieri cartoon

Christian Vieri is an Italian former professional footballer who played as a centre-forward. Vieri was named in the FIFA 100, a list of the 125 greatest living footballers selected by Pelé as a part of FIFA's centenary celebrations. Wikipedia

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Zaza the grasshopper and no more volleyball to Boateng

Jerome Boateng, Neuer, Buffon, Simone Zaza cartoon

Germany finally beat Italy in a major tournament as they reached the Euro 2016 semi-finals, with Simone Zaza's grasshopper run-up and subsequent missed penalty leading to tears from goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffoon...


Thursday, April 28, 2016

Walter Zenga

Walter Zenga Cartoon Caricature

Inter Milan and Italy legendary goalkeeper Walter Zenga was born in Milano on 28 April 1960. Zenga was nicknamed Uomo Ragno (Spider-Man) for his great skills. 


Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Marcello Lippi: like a boss

Marcello Lippi

The Paul Newman lookalike manager was born in 1948. Lippi led Italy to win the World Cup in 2006 and Juventus to 1 Champions League in 1996 and 5 Serie A titles.