Italy’s National Team: Totti or Balotelli? Or Totti and Balotelli?
Politics / Sports

Italy’s National Team: Totti or Balotelli? Or Totti and Balotelli?

In the slowly shifting landscape of Italian football, the past week has marked a relatively quick change of focus. From old to new. Past to present. From Francesco Totti to Mario Balotelli. The homegrown Roman senator vs. the son of Ghanaian immigrants. It all started a week ago, when the Azzurri opened their training camp and Italian media latched … Continue reading

Italy Head Coach Prandelli: “Conte is right. Excessive climate in Italy”
Sports

Italy Head Coach Prandelli: “Conte is right. Excessive climate in Italy”

The Azzurri coach: “Antonio is right to speak out against the extreme reactions, provocation and violence. These things also make you consider a change of atmosphere. Totti? If he’s playing like this a month before the World Cup…” Pirlo: “Brazil are a great team, but so are we” A not-so-friendly friendly against Brazil in Geneva … Continue reading