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Serie A preview 2014-15
In Italy, everyone seems to agree that the football culture should be rebuilt. However, whether Carlo Tavecchio is the right person to lead the reconstruction, remains to be seen.
How Juventus, AC Milan & Serie A's big clubs will line up in 2014-15
Massimiliano Allegri has taken over in Turin, while Pippo Inzaghi is the new man in charge at San Siro, resulting in great tactical intrigue in Italy ahead of the 2014-15 campaign By Mark Doyle It has been a turbulent summer for calcio.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Breaking Down Juventus' Champions League Group Stage Opponents
After reaching the quarter-finals in 2012-13, Juventus endured a disappointing Champions League campaign last term, exiting the competition in the group stage.
Mario Balotelli yet to to impress Italy coach Antonio Conte
Mario Balotelli has his work cut out to impress new Italy manager Antonio Conte - a strict disciplinarian with little respect for reputations.
Press lament Napoli exit: A new low for Italian football
Italy's sports newspapers have responded to Napoli 's Champions League defeat to Athletic Bilbao with a series of dejected headlines.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Italy under a cloud for Serie A kickoff
ROME, Aug 27, : The Serie A season kicks off on Saturday with Italian football at a new low following a miserable World Cup campaign and the election of a federation president embroiled in a racism row.
Poli: Seedorf didn't play me in my best position
The midfielder is looking forward to the 2014-15 Serie A season as he felt he was asked to take on too many roles during the Dutchman's short tenure at San Siro Andrea Poli has thanked new AC Milan boss Pippo Inzaghi for playing him in his best position, admitting that he felt that was moved around too much by former coach Clarence Seedorf .
'He can give more' - Italian boss has message over Liverpool's A 16m star
Ever the subject of headlines in the football world, Mario Balotelli is once again the centre of discussion after securing a 16 million move to Liverpool from AC Milan.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
The Washington Post
Changes in Serie A after Allegri replaces Conte
The pain in Italy began with the Italian Cup final in May, which was overshadowed by the shooting and later death of Napoli fan Ciro Esposito.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Conte's Italy venture bucks the trend for modern coaches
Successful club trainers rarely make the move into international management at such a relatively young age - will the former Juventus boss regret his decision? COMMENT By Aditya Bajaj "I thought 'France-England is an attractive prospect'.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Antonio Conte Is the Perfect Man to Lead Italy into the Future
's standpoint. Anything less than a run to the semifinals or beyond in Euro 2016 would be considered a failure and potentially set is one of the best young managers in the world.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Miami Herald
UEFA investigates Italian soccer head over racism
Italian national soccer team's new coach Antonio Conte, left, flanked by Italian Soccer Federation President Carlo Tavecchio, speak during a press conference for his presentation, in Rome, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
New coach Conte vows to return Italy to top
In this Sunday, May 18, 2014 file photo coach Antonio Conte greets supporters prior to a Serie A soccer match between Juventus and Cagliari at the Juventus stadium, in Turin, Italy.
Conte vows to work Juve magic on Italy
Former Juventus boss Antonio Conte has vowed to restore World Cup flops Italy to their traditional status as major powers in international football.
Italy lack talent compared to other top nations, admits new head coach Conte
The former Juventus boss says he is motivated by the challenge of closing the gap on the world's best sides after being officially presented as Cesare Prandelli's successor New Italy coach Antonio Conte admits the Azzurri lack the talent of other top nations and has challenged his players to work as a team to close the gap on the best.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Prandelli wishes new Italy boss Conte good luck
The former Azzurri boss, who resigned from his role following their poor World Cup, sent his best wishes to his successor, who will be presented as national team coach on Tuesday Former Italy coach Cesare Prandelli has wished new Azzurri boss Antonio Conte well ahead of his time in charge of the national team.
Prandelli wishes new Italy boss Conte good luck
The former Azzurri boss has sent his best wishes to his successor, who will be presented as national team coach on Tuesday Former Italy coach Cesare Prandelli has wished new Azzurri boss Antonio Conte well ahead of his time in charge of the national team.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
B/R Gossip Roundup: Moreno Fits Liverpool Bill, Cech Is Chelsea Odd Man out
The transfer window is heading to its closure, but managerial movements have also been high on the agenda in the gossip columns this week.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Football: Edge on brink of Italian job
New Zealand teenager Jesse Edge is living La Dolce Vita - the sweet life. Most Kiwis go to Italy to see the sights, experience the history and sample the incomparable cuisine.
Conte is right man for Italy job - Matri
The Genoa striker is in no doubt that the 45-year-old will restore the Azzurri to their former glory and is now hoping to force his way into the new coach's plans for Euro 2016 Former Juventus attacker Alessandro Matri believes that Antonio Conte is the right man to lead Italy after the country's World Cup failure in Brazil.