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  1. Mundial Magazine Presents: Toto Schillaci At Italia '90 - ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Who Ate All The Pies

    With the host fans restless and Gianluca Vialli and Andrea Carnevale unable to break the deadlock, Azzuri coach Angelo Vicini whistled to Salvatore Schillaci and told him to get warmed up. If those watching around the world were ambivalent to the balding substitute, the Italian tifosi were furious.

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  2. Tavecchio to drive merchants from templeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | ANSA.it

    Rome, June 30 - Italian Soccer Federation President Carlo Tavecchio on Tuesday vowed to kick the corrupt out of the game here, a day after prosecutors said Catania Chairman Antonino Pulvirenti confessed to paying to fix five matches to ensure the Sicilian club did not get relegated from Serie B last season. Tavecchio also backed Italy coach Antonio Conte, saying he was staying in his job, amid media reports that he is about to be sent to criminal trial in relation to a separate match-fixing case.

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  3. Soccer: 'Proof' Conte didn't fix matchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | ANSA.it

    Rome, June 30 - A match-fixing dossier at the Italian Soccer Federation contains "proof" Italy coach Antonio Conte did nothing to fix matches, his defence said Tuesday.

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  4. Messi overtaking Maradona: MaldiniRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Newkerala.com

    Italian football legend Paolo Maldini on Tuesday said Lionel Messi is slowly overtaking Argentine icon and countryman Diego Maradona in terms of success he has had over the last few years. "Leo Messi is the best player in the world.

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  5. Italy coach Conte staying, says federationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | ANSA.it

    Rome, June 30 - Italian Soccer Federation President Carlo Tavecchio said Tuesday that Italy coach Antonio Conte is staying in his job, amid media reports that he is set to be sent to criminal trial over a match-fixing probe. "I spoke to him this morning and there is no news," Tavecchio said.

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  6. Lost art of defending?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Sky Sports

    Adam Bate looks at what England's U21 exit tells us about John Stones and the demise of the pure defender. Sometimes it's not difficult to read between the lines.

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  7. England U-21s vs Italy U-21s preview: Gareth Southgate calls on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The bald truth of it for England Under-21s is that they are obliged to beat a football nation in Italy to whom England routinely lose, be it at senior level or Under-21s.

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  8. Parma facing amateur football after buyers fail to come forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | DNA India

    Bankrupt Parma's hopes of a rescue ended on Monday when the receivers said that no buyers had come forward for the former Serie A club. Bankrupt Parma's hopes of a rescue ended on Monday when the receivers said that no buyers had come forward for the former Serie A club.

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  9. International century makers: 100 cap XI as Lionel Messi reaches landmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | A Different League

    In an already incredible career, Lionel Messi notched up another landmark last week as he became the latest great of the game to earn over 100 international caps. Despite Pele and Diego Maradona being among the players not to have reached the landmark, the Argentinian wizard is in some pretty special company, so here is an all-time XI made of up of the best players that have brought up their century during their careers: The Spain captain just about edges out Italy's Gianluigi Buffon, having won practically everything the game has to offer.

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  10. Giaccherini 100% committed to Sunderland - " agentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Northern Echo

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  11. Giaccherini to stay putRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Sky Sports

    The 30-year-old has struggled with form and injuries at the Stadium of Light since arriving from Juventus in 2013, but Furio Valcareggi insists he will shine under Dick Advocaat. "Sunderland have kept Advocaat as manager.

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  12. Emanuele Giaccherini committed to Sunderland, insists his agentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Chronicle Live

    Sunderland's Emanuele Giaccherini remains 100% committed to staying on Wearside and earning a place in Italy's Euro 2016 squad Emanuele Giaccherini will '100% remain' at Sunderland and is targeting a place in Italy's Euro 2016 squad. according to his agent.

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  13. Conte says 1st defeat may be healthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | ANSA.it

    Rome, June 17 - Antonio Conte looked on the bright side after Italy's 1-0 loss to Portugal in a friendly in Geneva, saying his first defeat since taking over the national team a year ago may be healthy. Italy started brightly, but paid for some sloppy passing, especially at the back, and the failure to put away several good chances to score.

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  14. Soccer: Italy KO to PortugalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | ANSA.it

    Rome, June 17 - Italy lost 1-0 to Portugal in a friendly in Geneva Wednesday night and lost their chance to be seeds for the next World Cup in Russia in 2018. Eder's goal sank the Azzurri for the first time in Antonio Conte's first year as coach.

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  15. GoLocalWorcester | News | Nike Tied to Three Global ControversiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Go Local

    To say Nike has had a couple of bad weeks is an understatement. It is alleged that the company is funding a team that is illegally doping, the U.S. Department of Justice is looking at the legality of a sponsorship, and one Democratic Presidential candidate is questioning Nike's ethics.

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  16. Portugal defeat will help Italy grow - ConteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Goal.com

    The Azzurri suffered their first defeat under the former Juventus coach and he believes they can use the experience to learn and improve Antonio Conte says he is not disappointed in Italy despite their 1-0 defeat to Portugal on Tuesday, insisting they can use it to grow as a team. The Azzurri suffered their first defeat under Conte, as Eder knocked home the winner for Fernando Santos' men early in the second half.

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  17. Italy 0-1 Portugal: Eder fires Ronaldo-less Seleccao to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Goal.com

    The 27-year-old scored the only goal of the game early in the first half to help maintain his country's good run of form Eder's long wait for an international goal came to an end as Portugal won Tuesday's friendly in Stade de Geneve 1-0 to consign Antonio Conte to his first defeat at Italy coach. Portugal had to contend without talismanic captain Cristiano Ronaldo - who is reported to have been allowed to go on holiday rather than play in Switzerland - against Conte's side, but Eder's first goal for his country ensured they came out on top.

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  18. Portugal top Italy in friendly for Conte's first loss as Azzurri bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Fox Sports

    Portugal beat Italy 1-0 in an international friendly in Geneva on Tuesday to inflict Antonio Conte's first defeat as national team coach. Eder netted his first goal for Portugal in the 52nd minute to help end a 39-year wait for a victory over Italy.

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  19. Italy vs. Portugal: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 FriendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | BleacherReport

    Portugal snatched a 1-0 victory over Italy in an international friendly at the Stade de Geneve in Geneva on Tuesday. Following a poor opening period, Braga striker Eder put Portugal, who were without star forward Cristiano Ronaldo, ahead with his first-ever goal for the Selecao.

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  20. International round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Sky Sports

    Eder scored the only goal of the game as Portugal recorded their first win over Italy since 1976 with a 1-0 friendly success in Geneva on Tuesday. Portugal were in buoyant mood after last Saturday's 3-2 Euro 2016 qualifying victory in Armenia and they produced a solid display against the Azzurri, who were previously unbeaten under coach Antonio Conte.

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