Alessandro Del Piero

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The Courier Mail
Will Ronaldinho smile on A-League?status for at least a season as a guest player. Though Ronaldinho is unlikely
Will Ronaldinho smile on A-League?
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
status for at least a season as a guest player. Though Ronaldinho is unlikely to demand the $4 million annual package that Alessandro Del Piero was paid, his would still be a multimillion-dollar contract for whichever club took the plunge. With... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Will Ronaldinho smile on A-League?status for at least a season as a guest player. Though Ronaldinho is unlikely
Will Ronaldinho smile on A-League?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
status for at least a season as a guest player. Though Ronaldinho is unlikely to demand the $4 million annual package that Alessandro Del Piero was paid, his would still be a multimillion-dollar contract for whichever club took the plunge. With... Read more
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The World Game
Cahill would be a guaranteed City success says Sticcato entice top-tier foreign marquees to the local competition, Sticca – who was
Cahill would be a guaranteed City success says Sticca
The World Game / Posted 2 days ago
to entice top-tier foreign marquees to the local competition, Sticca – who was responsible for luring Dwight Yorke and Alessandro Del Piero to Sydney FC and more recently masterminded bringing Tottenham and Chelsea to our shores – believes the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Germany coach not afraid of old foe Italy at Euro 2016as assistant coach to Jurgen Klinsmann when Italy knocked Germany out of its ho
Germany coach not afraid of old foe Italy at Euro 2016
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
as assistant coach to Jurgen Klinsmann when Italy knocked Germany out of its home World Cup in 2006, after Fabio Grosso and Alessandro Del Piero scored in extra-time to end the German "summer fairy tale" in the semifinals. Of eight meetings between... Read more
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Daily Mirror
France 2-1 Ireland: Griezmann brace breaks Irish heartsthat this luck has continued into his management career, first being handed the
France 2-1 Ireland: Griezmann brace breaks Irish hearts
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
that this luck has continued into his management career, first being handed the job of getting a Juventus side featuring Alessandro del Piero and co to win Serie B in Italy, and then more recently with Marseille, who were days away from sacking... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Fabregas has a very specific reason for wanting to knock Italy out of Euro 2016confident. “I see he has created a great team unit with Italy. It might be mis
Fabregas has a very specific reason for wanting to knock Italy out of Euro 2016
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
confident. “I see he has created a great team unit with Italy. It might be missing your classic individual talents like Alessandro Del Piero or Francesco Totti and lost Claudio Marchisio and Marco Verratti to injury, but it is a very compact... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Fabregas: Brexit a 'mistake' and 'damaging' to Premconfident. “I see he has created a great team unit with Italy. It might be mis
Fabregas: Brexit a 'mistake' and 'damaging' to Prem
TEAMTalk / Posted 5 days ago
confident. “I see he has created a great team unit with Italy. It might be missing your classic individual talents like Alessandro Del Piero or Francesco Totti and lost Claudio Marchisio and Marco Verratti to injury, but it is a very compact... Read more
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Football365
Fabregas: Brexit will damage Premier Leagueconfident. “I see he has created a great team unit with Italy. It might be mis
Fabregas: Brexit will damage Premier League
Football365 / Posted 6 days ago
confident. “I see he has created a great team unit with Italy. It might be missing your classic individual talents like Alessandro Del Piero or Francesco Totti and lost Claudio Marchisio and Marco Verratti to injury, but it is a very compact... Read more
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express
Cesc Fabregas delivers warning to Antonio Conte: You'll be thinking of Chelsea by Tuesdayconfident. “I see he has created a great team unit with Italy. "It might be m
Cesc Fabregas delivers warning to Antonio Conte: You'll be thinking of Chelsea by Tuesday
express / Posted 6 days ago
confident. “I see he has created a great team unit with Italy. "It might be missing your classic individual talents like Alessandro Del Piero or Francesco Totti, plus lost Claudio Marchisio and Marco Verratti to injury, but it is a very compact... Read more
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Swissinfo
Footballers without bordersborn and raised in Switzerland. Even Italy, that proud footballing nation, has
Footballers without borders
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
born and raised in Switzerland. Even Italy, that proud footballing nation, has awarded the number 10 shirt – once worn by Alessandro del Piero, Roberto Baggio and Francesco Totti – to Thiago Motta, Brazilian (and unfortunately talent-free) by... Read more
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New Kerala
Midfielders Souvik, Lewis to play for Delhi Dynamos - newkerala.com #79763and athleticism. He has played with Delhi Dynamos for two editions of the ISL,
Midfielders Souvik, Lewis to play for Delhi Dynamos - newkerala.com #79763
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
and athleticism. He has played with Delhi Dynamos for two editions of the ISL, and under the tutelage of greats like Alessandro del Piero and Roberto Carlos he has evolved into a more creative player with the ability to press high up the... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi Dynamos F.C. sign Mohun Bagan duo Souvik Chakraborty, Kean Lewis - newkerala.com #79779of that. He has played with Delhi Dynamos for two consecutive seasons of the I
Delhi Dynamos F.C. sign Mohun Bagan duo Souvik Chakraborty, Kean Lewis - newkerala.com #79779
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
of that. He has played with Delhi Dynamos for two consecutive seasons of the ISL, and under the tutelage of greats like Alessandro del Piero and Roberto Carlos he has evolved into a more creative player with the ability to press high up the... Read more
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FIFA
Ahn's golden momenttook a gamble on attacking football by bringing a trio of forwards, while his c
Ahn's golden moment
FIFA / Posted 13 days ago
took a gamble on attacking football by bringing a trio of forwards, while his counterpart Trapattoni replied by calling Alessandro del Piero and Gianluca Zambrotta back to the bench. With six forwards now united in attempting to break the... Read more
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The World Game
Italy's lack of a Baggio or Totti likely to cost them at EURO 2016both in midfield and attack. Throughout the years, Italy have been able to cal
Italy's lack of a Baggio or Totti likely to cost them at EURO 2016
The World Game / Posted 13 days ago
both in midfield and attack. Throughout the years, Italy have been able to call on superstars such as Roberto Baggio, Alessandro Del Piero and Francesco Totti in attack. At EURO 2016, Conte starts with Graziano Pelle and Eder up front, while... Read more
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HITC Sport
Why England’s Eric Dier was my man of the match in win over Walescover-every-blade ethos of the football-by-numbers “ball-winner”. The best No1
Why England’s Eric Dier was my man of the match in win over Wales
HITC Sport / Posted 13 days ago
cover-every-blade ethos of the football-by-numbers “ball-winner”. The best No10s often find space by standing still. Alessandro Del Piero was an expert at the meaningful pause. In the same way, the best No4s can cover simply by stopping,... Read more
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soccernews
Italy´s lack of a Baggio or Totti likely to cost them at Euro 2016both in midfield and attack. Throughout the years, Italy have been able to cal
Italy´s lack of a Baggio or Totti likely to cost them at Euro 2016
soccernews / Posted 13 days ago
both in midfield and attack. Throughout the years, Italy have been able to call on superstars such as Roberto Baggio, Alessandro Del Piero and Francesco Totti in attack. At Euro 2016, Conte starts with Graziano Pelle and Eder up front, while... Read more
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Soccer Way
Italy´s lack of a Baggio or Totti likely to cost them at Euro 2016 both in midfield and attack. Throughout the years, Italy have been able to cal
Italy´s lack of a Baggio or Totti likely to cost them at Euro 2016
Soccer Way / Posted 13 days ago
both in midfield and attack. Throughout the years, Italy have been able to call on superstars such as Roberto Baggio, Alessandro Del Piero and Francesco Totti in attack. At Euro 2016, Conte starts with Graziano Pelle and Eder up front, while... Read more
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Squawka
Why Italy's phenomenal defensive engine could guide Conte's men to Euro 2016 gloryThus far at Euro 2016 we’ve seen Emanuele Giaccherini, Marco Parolo, Éder and G
Why Italy's phenomenal defensive engine could guide Conte's men to Euro 2016 glory
Squawka / Posted 13 days ago
Thus far at Euro 2016 we’ve seen Emanuele Giaccherini, Marco Parolo, Éder and Graziano Pellé. Francesco Totti and Alessandro Del Piero they ain’t. The loss of Marco Verratti to injury before the tournament really hurt the Italian attack,... Read more
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Vavel
Italy vs Sweden preview: Conte targets early Azzurri qualificationmet twice in the past four European Championships, with Italy coming away with
Italy vs Sweden preview: Conte targets early Azzurri qualification
Vavel / Posted 14 days ago
met twice in the past four European Championships, with Italy coming away with a win and a draw from those two encounters. Alessandro del Piero scored a late winner in a 2-1 win for Italy during Euro 2000, before Ibrahimovic repeated the trick to... Read more
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International Business Times
Uefa Euro 2016 team of Matchday 1: Petr Cech and Dimitri Payet make best XI along superb Iniesta game and set up Gerard Pique's winner Antonio Candreva: Italy no longer have t
Uefa Euro 2016 team of Matchday 1: Petr Cech and Dimitri Payet make best XI along superb Iniesta
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
game and set up Gerard Pique's winner Antonio Candreva: Italy no longer have the talent of Andrea Pirlo, Francesco Totti, Alessandro Del Piero or Roberto Baggio. New Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has instead created a real team where no one is... Read more
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Daily Mail
Belgium 0-1 Italy, Euro 2016 LIVE: Hazard to face future boss Contemedia and the press wasted no time pointing out that this jersey was once grace
Belgium 0-1 Italy, Euro 2016 LIVE: Hazard to face future boss Conte
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
media and the press wasted no time pointing out that this jersey was once graced by legends Gianni Rivera, Roberto Baggio, Alessandro Del Piero and Francesco Totti. Entertainers Nicola Berti and Antonio Cassano have also been the No 10 at World... Read more
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Squawka
A top-class XI of Juventus signings poached from Serie A rivals this centuryveteran 38-year-old will enter his 16th season with the club next term and his
A top-class XI of Juventus signings poached from Serie A rivals this century
Squawka / Posted 18 days ago
veteran 38-year-old will enter his 16th season with the club next term and his impact can be shown by the fact that only Alessandro Del Piero can better his number of appearances for the club.Right-wing back: Stephan Lichtsteiner Signed from:... Read more
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Times of Malta
'England always struggle,' says Italy legend Alessandro Nestareplete with world-beaters as Italian football has failed to produce stars in t
'England always struggle,' says Italy legend Alessandro Nesta
Times of Malta / Posted 20 days ago
replete with world-beaters as Italian football has failed to produce stars in the mould of Nesta, Maldini, Andrea Pirlo and Alessandro Del Piero in the last decade. It says all about Italy’s toils to replace the old guard that 38-year-old Gianluigi... Read more
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soccernews
´Defence wins you titles´ - Del Piero optimistic Italy can defy criticsAlessandro Del Piero is confident that Italy can go a long way at Euro 2016, de
´Defence wins you titles´ - Del Piero optimistic Italy can defy critics
soccernews / Posted 20 days ago
Alessandro Del Piero is confident that Italy can go a long way at Euro 2016, despite Antonio Conte’s men coming in for criticism ahead of the tournament. Italy only scored 16 goals in 10 qualification matches and concerns have been raised over their... Read more
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Times of Malta
Golden boy Trezeguet backs France to reach Euro summitI think Juventus was the most important experience for me, footballing-wise.”
Golden boy Trezeguet backs France to reach Euro summit
Times of Malta / Posted 21 days ago
I think Juventus was the most important experience for me, footballing-wise.” David Trezeguet with former Juve team-mate Alessandro Del Piero. His attachment to Juventus is so strong that, six years on from his last appearance in the club’s... Read more
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Soccer Way
´Defence wins you titles´ - Del Piero optimistic Italy can defy critics ´Defence wins you titles´ - Del Piero optimistic Italy can defy critics Alessa
´Defence wins you titles´ - Del Piero optimistic Italy can defy critics
Soccer Way / Posted 21 days ago
´Defence wins you titles´ - Del Piero optimistic Italy can defy critics Alessandro Del Piero is confident that Italy can go a long way at Euro 2016, despite Antonio Conte's men coming in for criticism ahead of the tournament. Italy only scored 16... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Euro 2016 preview, facts, Francehas been symbolised by hard nosed midfielder Thiago Motta. For a country who h
Euro 2016 preview, facts, France
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
has been symbolised by hard nosed midfielder Thiago Motta. For a country who have brought us the likes of Roberto Baggio, Alessandro Del Piero and Francesco Totti, there has been an outcry in Italy that the 33-year-old from Paris Saint-Germain... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
24 things you don’t know about Euro 2016has been symbolised by hard nosed midfielder Thiago Motta. For a country who h
24 things you don’t know about Euro 2016
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
has been symbolised by hard nosed midfielder Thiago Motta. For a country who have brought us the likes of Roberto Baggio, Alessandro Del Piero and Francesco Totti, there has been an outcry in Italy that the 33-year-old from Paris Saint-Germain... Read more
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The World Game
FFA propose third A-League marquee slotthat he carries enough commercial star power to boost attendances and ratings a
FFA propose third A-League marquee slot
The World Game / Posted 22 days ago
that he carries enough commercial star power to boost attendances and ratings across the entire Australian market, just as Alessandro Del Piero did at Sydney FC. It's understood clubs were receptive to the yet-to-be-finalised proposal, which would... Read more
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NZCity
FFA propose third A-League marquee slotwar chest - so long as they carry enough commercial weight to boost attendances
FFA propose third A-League marquee slot
NZCity / Posted 22 days ago
war chest - so long as they carry enough commercial weight to boost attendances and ratings across the league, just as Alessandro Del Piero did at Sydney FC. It's understood clubs were receptive to the yet-to-be-finalised proposal, for which... Read more
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SportsFan
FFA propose third A-League marquee slotwar chest - so long as they carry enough commercial weight to boost attendances
FFA propose third A-League marquee slot
SportsFan / Posted 22 days ago
war chest - so long as they carry enough commercial weight to boost attendances and ratings across the league, just as Alessandro Del Piero did at Sydney FC. It's understood clubs were receptive to the yet-to-be-finalised proposal, for which... Read more
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New Kerala
Italy are solid, have a clear vision: Del Piero - newkerala.com #74311Turin, June 8 : Former Italy striker Alessandro Del Piero believes the present
Italy are solid, have a clear vision: Del Piero - newkerala.com #74311
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
Turin, June 8 : Former Italy striker Alessandro Del Piero believes the present team has a clear vision and he would not be surprised if they win the forthcoming Euro 2016 despite not being the proclaimed favourites. Italy kick-off their campaign... Read more
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Squawka
From Zidane to Shearer: A combined XI of tournament debutants at Euro ’96but by the time he had hung up his boots in 2006, he had become his country’s m
From Zidane to Shearer: A combined XI of tournament debutants at Euro ’96
Squawka / Posted 23 days ago
but by the time he had hung up his boots in 2006, he had become his country’s most decorated player of all time.Striker: Alessandro Del Piero (Italy) Major tournaments: Seven Fun fact: Del Piero is Juventus’ leading appearance maker (705) and... Read more
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walesonline
Who Swansea City should be watching at Euro 2016to Leicester, even if a title tilt is pretty unlikely. Read More Though he mi
Who Swansea City should be watching at Euro 2016
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
to Leicester, even if a title tilt is pretty unlikely. Read More Though he might not have the pedigree of the likes of Alessandro Del Piero, it will be Pelle leading the line for the Azurri this summer. After a stop-start season with... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
David, Timmy ... stop squabblingstar and would draw not just hardcore football fans but the sort of "theatregoe
David, Timmy ... stop squabbling
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 25 days ago
star and would draw not just hardcore football fans but the sort of "theatregoers" who turned out in great numbers when Alessandro Del Piero signed for Sydney. The caveat, of course, is that City would have to be interested and would need to be... Read more
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Brisbane Times
David, Timmy ... stop squabblingstar and would draw not just hardcore football fans but the sort of "theatregoe
David, Timmy ... stop squabbling
Brisbane Times / Posted 26 days ago
star and would draw not just hardcore football fans but the sort of "theatregoers" who turned out in great numbers when Alessandro Del Piero signed for Sydney. The caveat, of course, is that City would have to be interested and would need to be... Read more
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The Age
David, Timmy ... stop squabblingstar and would draw not just hardcore football fans but the sort of "theatregoe
David, Timmy ... stop squabbling
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
star and would draw not just hardcore football fans but the sort of "theatregoers" who turned out in great numbers when Alessandro Del Piero signed for Sydney. The caveat, of course, is that City would have to be interested and would need to be... Read more
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Canberra Times
David, Timmy ... stop squabblingstar and would draw not just hardcore football fans but the sort of "theatregoe
David, Timmy ... stop squabbling
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
star and would draw not just hardcore football fans but the sort of "theatregoers" who turned out in great numbers when Alessandro Del Piero signed for Sydney. The caveat, of course, is that City would have to be interested and would need to be... Read more
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New Kerala
Tributes pour in for 'Greatest' Muhammed Ali - newkerala.com #72598enough to write the foreword for my 1st book Slaying The Dragon. The best! #RIP
Tributes pour in for 'Greatest' Muhammed Ali - newkerala.com #72598
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
enough to write the foreword for my 1st book Slaying The Dragon. The best! #RIPChamp." Italy and Juventus football legend Alessandro del Piero said, "Few have passed from the legend of sport to the story of mankind. Thank you ?#?MuhammadAli?... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi Dynamos eyeing Chinese Super League market - newkerala.com #72548the right mix of experience and youth, fame and obscurity while selecting a tea
Delhi Dynamos eyeing Chinese Super League market - newkerala.com #72548
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
the right mix of experience and youth, fame and obscurity while selecting a team. From international superstars like Alessandro del Piero, John Arne Riise, Roberto Carlos, and Florent Malouda, to lesser-known, young, yet immensely talented... Read more
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New Kerala
Tributes pour in for 'Greatest' Muhammed Ali - newkerala.com #72496enough to write the foreword for my 1st book Slaying The Dragon. The best! #RIP
Tributes pour in for 'Greatest' Muhammed Ali - newkerala.com #72496
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
enough to write the foreword for my 1st book Slaying The Dragon. The best! #RIPChamp." Italy and Juventus football legend Alessandro del Piero said, "Few have passed from the legend of sport to the story of mankind. Thank you ?#?MuhammadAli?... Read more
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TEAMTalk
WATCH: Skill Academy - The Cruyff Turn, starring Kane & NeuerKlinsmann, Luis Figo, Patrick Kluivert, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Luis Suarez, Miche
WATCH: Skill Academy - The Cruyff Turn, starring Kane & Neuer
TEAMTalk / Posted 28 days ago
Klinsmann, Luis Figo, Patrick Kluivert, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Luis Suarez, Michel Platini, Fernando Torres, Ronaldinho, Alessandro Del Piero and Gary Linekar all have in common? Well, each of these footballing legends, whether adorning their... Read more
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forzaitalianfootball
Marcello LippiSubsequent wins over Australia and Ukraine saw them face hosts Germany in the s
Marcello Lippi
forzaitalianfootball / Posted 28 days ago
Subsequent wins over Australia and Ukraine saw them face hosts Germany in the semi-finals which saw Fabio Grosso and Alessandro Del Piero strike in extra-time to consign Die Mannschaft to defeat. Standing in their way of a fourth World Cup... Read more
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Goal.com
Can Ronaldo inspire Portugal to victory in an open Euro 2016?Claudio Marchisio or Marco Veratti due to injury and lacking inspirational lead
Can Ronaldo inspire Portugal to victory in an open Euro 2016?
Goal.com / Posted 29 days ago
Claudio Marchisio or Marco Veratti due to injury and lacking inspirational leaders of the past such as Andrea Pirlo or Alessandro Del Piero. With this in mind, the four-times world champions are 16/1 (17.00) long shots to add another chapter to... Read more
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ESPN FC
Italy qualify for Euro 2016 but are they improving under Antonio Conte?but he remains Italy's joint-top scorer in qualifying. The absence of a world-c
Italy qualify for Euro 2016 but are they improving under Antonio Conte?
ESPN FC / Posted 29 days ago
but he remains Italy's joint-top scorer in qualifying. The absence of a world-class striker, a Gigi Riva, Paolo Rossi, Alessandro Del Piero or Christian Vieri-like figure was glaring. Graziano Pelle made his senior debut at 29, while efforts... Read more
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ESPN FC
Francesco Totti 'admired' by Johor's TMJ as Asia monitors Roma veteranthe A-League? The Australian competition has lacked star quality since the dep
Francesco Totti 'admired' by Johor's TMJ as Asia monitors Roma veteran
ESPN FC / Posted 29 days ago
the A-League? The Australian competition has lacked star quality since the departure of Totti's former Azzurri teammate Alessandro Del Piero in 2014 after a two-season stint with Sydney FC. While Sunday's Grand Final will feature seasoned former... Read more
29d
ESPN FC
Cristiano Ronaldo's latest display reminded everyone of his greatnessthe numbers tell a different story: That was his 11th free-kick goal, equalling
Cristiano Ronaldo's latest display reminded everyone of his greatness
ESPN FC / Posted 29 days ago
the numbers tell a different story: That was his 11th free-kick goal, equalling the Champions League era record set by Alessandro Del Piero.) It was also a "take that" to those who accuse Ronaldo of not turning up in big games. This could have... Read more
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29d
ESPN FC
How Italy became Germany's true international rivalsthe far corner. Never before or since have I heard Dortmund's Westfalenstadion
How Italy became Germany's true international rivals
ESPN FC / Posted 29 days ago
the far corner. Never before or since have I heard Dortmund's Westfalenstadion fall so quiet so abruptly. In stoppage time, Alessandro Del Piero made it 2-0 and I tapped the grey-haired man on the shoulder. He gave a start and covered his head with... Read more
29d
New Kerala
Australian football legend Tim Cahill open to move to Down Under - newkerala.com #71110New York Red Bulls in America's Major League Soccer (MLS). If returning to his
Australian football legend Tim Cahill open to move to Down Under - newkerala.com #71110
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
New York Red Bulls in America's Major League Soccer (MLS). If returning to his homeland, Cahill would join the likes of Alessandro Del Piero, David Villa, Robbie Fowler and Damien Duff as the most recognizable players to have ever played in the... Read more
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29d
give me sport
You won't BELIEVE what Barcelona have done to Luis Figo now!didn't make it to the final.PLAYERS ACTUALLY ATTENDING Other previous legends
You won't BELIEVE what Barcelona have done to Luis Figo now!
give me sport / Posted 29 days ago
didn't make it to the final.PLAYERS ACTUALLY ATTENDING Other previous legends who will be playing include Fabio Cannavaro, Alessandro Del Piero, Deco and Eric Abidal. For the World All-Stars (whatever that means), you will also be able to spot... Read more
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