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Stronger Spain leave Italy disappointed

Most of Italy fell silent as the national football team were thrashed 4-0 by Spain in the Euro 2012 final in Kiev last night. High hopes were pinned on the side after a convincing win against Germany in the semi-finals. … Continue reading

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D&G at CFC

Italian fashion designers Dolce & Gabbana (pictured right) have announced the signing of a three-year partnership with London’s Chelsea Football Club. In addition to providing the formal club suits, the Milanese fashion house will also create the “Dolce&Gabbana Lounge” in … Continue reading

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Italian manager/coach updates

Chelsea manager/trainer Carlo Ancelotti became the first Italian coach to win the Premier League last weekend as his team thrashed Wigan 8-0 to beat Man Utd. to the top. Ancelotti is also set to take the Londonclub to the ‘double’ … Continue reading

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Capello decides captain’s fate

England coach Fabio Capello stripped John Terry of his role as team capatian on Friday after reports of his alleged love affair with ex-partner of England team-mate Wayne Bridge. The final decision was left up to Capello, and was met … Continue reading

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Mancini goes to Manchester

45 year old Italian Roberto Mancini has been nominated Manchester City’s new coach / manager after Mark Hughes was sacked over the weekend.Ancona born Mancini has already enjoyed a successful career as coach at Inter-Milan as well as with Rome’s … Continue reading

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Ancelotti continues with Chelsea success

Chelsea FC’s new manager Carlo Ancelotti continues his successful start with the London club with his sixth win in a row on Sunday against Tottenham, securing a maximum 18 points in the Premier League.The former Parma, Roma and AC Milan … Continue reading

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Di Matteo at West Brom

Swiss-Italian footballer Roberto Di Matteo has signed a 12-month rolling contract to take over English club West Bromwich Albion, who were relegated from the Premier League under Tony Mowbray last season despite winning plenty of praise for their style of … Continue reading

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