Moment of truth for revamped Italy as Euros title defence begins

Italy kick off their European Championship title defence against Albania on Saturday as a new-look team tries to rebuild the reputation of one of the world’s most important football nations.…

No place to pray for Muslim workers in Italian city

It’s Friday prayers in the northeastern Italian city of Monfalcone, and hundreds of men are on their knees in a concrete parking lot, their heads bowed to the ground. They…

Italy icon Cannavaro named Udinese boss after Cioffi sacked

Italy legend Fabio Cannavaro was named new Udinese coach on Monday after Gabriele Cioffi was sacked in an attempt to avoid relegation from Serie A. In a statement Udinese said…

Italian fashion designer Roberto Cavalli dies at 83

Italian fashion designer Roberto Cavalli, whose penchant for python and flamboyant animal prints made him the darling of the international jet set for decades, died Friday at 83, the luxury…

Italy coach Spalletti calls up Mancini for Euro 2024 clashes

Inter Milan defender Alessandro Bastoni has withdrawn from Italy’s last two Euro 2024 qualifiers and has been replaced by Roma’s Gianluca Mancini, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced on Thursday.…

Over 20 people Feared Dead In Shipwrecks Off Italy

More than 20 people are feared to have drowned off Italy, the UN’s refugee agency said Monday, as good weather prompted fresh attempts at the perilous Mediterranean crossing.

Ex-Chelsea Striker, Gianluca Vialli, Dies After Battle With Cancer

Former Chelsea striker and manager, Gianluca Vialli, has died at the age 58.

High-profile football agent Mino Raiola dies aged 54

Football agent Mino Raiola has died, his family announced on Saturday. Italian media reports on Thursday had claimed the 54-year-old, who represented players such as Paul Pogba, Erling Haaland and…