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  1. Barcelona line up Italy star Darmian as Dani Alves moves closer to Camp Nou exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Goal.com

    SPECIAL REPORT: The Catalans are in the market for a right-back and have set their sights on the Azzurri World Cup star - but why are the Liga leaders interested? By Ben Hayward & Carlo Garganese Barcelona have set their sights on Italy defender Matteo Darmian as Dani Alves prepares to leave the Catalan club this summer. Alves' agent and ex-wife Dinorah Santa Ana called a press conference in Barcelona on Thursday to reveal the 31-year-old had turned down what she called an "unsatisfactory" contract offer from the Blaugrana .

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  2. Peter Schmeichel, Patrick Vieira and Marco van Basten join Robbie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Daily Mail

    Robbie Fowler is already among the names of the best Premier League strikers of all time, with only five players scoring more than his 162 goals. The former Liverpool, Leeds and Manchester City hitman broke on to the scene as a goalscoring sensation at Anfield in 1993 and would go on to win 26 caps with England.

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  3. Croatia furious over Italy game fan banRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Goal.com

    Alleged racist chants and the use of fireworks in the Balkan nation's 5-1 win over Norway last month is set to cost the country's FA millions in lost revenue Croatia football association vice-president Damir Vrbanovic is furious that the nation have been told they must play their next Euro 2016 qualifier at home to Italy behind closed doors. The Balkan nation lead Group H in qualification for the finals in France next year by two points ahead of the Azzurri and were hoping their June 12 home tie with Antonio Conte's men would be packed with home fans.

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  4. Tevez at his bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Sky Sports

    Adam Bate looks at how former West Ham, Manchester United and Manchester City forward Carlos Tevez has found his best form for Juventus this season... When Carlos Tevez joined Juventus in the summer of 2013 claiming that his "cycle" at Manchester City had come to an end, it was tempting to lump the Argentine forward into the same bracket as other fading forces who have headed to Serie A in recent years. And yet, despite having turned 31 in February, Tevez the street-fighter is arguably in the form of his career.

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  5. Report: Aston Villa target ex-West Ham misfit, Sherwood believes playmaker is 'bargain'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Business News

    According to the Daily Star , Aston Villa are lining up a summer bid to sign Italian playmaker Alessandro Diamanti from Guangzhou Evergrande. Villa have lacked a cutting edge in the final third all season, scoring just 20 goals in the Premier League - by far the lowest in the division.

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  6. Ancelotti: I don't want Italy job yetRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Goal.com

    The Italian has spoken previously about his desire to take over the national team in the future, but says he is enjoying club football too much Antonio Conte's time in charge of the Azzurri has been temperamental since he replaced Cesare Prandelli after the World Cup in 2014. The 55-year-old Real Madrid coach has previously spoken of his interest in taking over the national side but he has admitted that he is not ready to make that step yet.

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  7. England have edge over Italy, says skipper Wayne RooneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Umupira

    Manchester United star Wayne Rooney believes a new-look England proved they have the edge over Italy based on the evidence of their 1-1 draw in Turin on Tuesday. After a largely unproductive first-half display in the friendly at Juventus Stadium, where GrazianoPelle hit a 29th minute opener for the hosts, it took a superb levellerfrom Spurs winger Andros Townsend for England to complete their turnaround in what was a far more promising second half.

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  8. Italy coach Conte seeks hearing in match-fixing inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Wichita Eagle

    "It's normal. A lot of people under investigation have asked for hearings," Di Martino told The Associated Press.

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  9. Townsend grabs late equalizer v ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Umupira

    England substitute Andros Townsend fired home a superb late goal to earn a 1-1 draw against Italy in a fiercely contested international friendly in Turin on Tuesday. Townsend struck in the 79th minute by rifling an unstoppable shot past goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon from 20 metres to give England a deserved result at the Juventus stadium.

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  10. England have edge over Italy, says RooneyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | West Australian

    Manchester United star Wayne Rooney believes a new-look England proved they have the edge over Italy based on the evidence of their 1-1 draw in Turin on Tuesday. After a largely unproductive first-half display in the friendly at Juventus Stadium, where Graziano Pelle hit a 29th minute opener for the hosts, it took a superb leveller from Spurs winger Andros Townsend for England to complete their turnaround in what was a far more promising second half.

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  11. Townsend saves draw for EnglandRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Japan Times

    Andros Townsend scored a late equalizer as England held Italy to a 1-1 draw in an international friendly at the Juventus Stadium on Tuesday. Substitute Townsend leveled 11 minutes from time to cancel out Graziano Pelle's first-half opener after Italy had dominated the opening hour.

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  12. Chiellini: Italy must build on England drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Goal.com

    The defender has called on the Azzurri to improve following Tuesday's 1-1 stalemate in Turin and says the youngsters in the team can help "lift Italian football" Giorgio Chiellini has urged Italy to make their performance against England their "starting point" as they look to improve on recent results. An experimental Azzurri were on top for the first hour of their 1-1 draw with Roy Hodgson's men in Turin, with a goal from Andros Townsend cancelling out Graziano Pelle's earlier header to rescue a draw for the visitors.

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  13. From Falcao to Townsend: 5 players who turn it on for their countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Business News

    With Tottenham midfielder Andros Townsend scoring again for England against Italy, we decided to showcase five players who put country before club. International week may be something of a pain to Premier League fans, but for some players it's a chance to escape a miserable run of domestic form.

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  14. Stats: Liverpool star earning his spot in the England XIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Business News

    Liverpool vice-captain Jordan Henderson maintained his increasing reputation as a regular first-teamer for the England national team with another solid performance in the 1-1 draw with Italy. The central midfielder has become a progressively more influential figure for the Reds this campaign, captaining the side in the absence of Steven Gerrard who was out of action with injury.

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  15. MediawatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Football365

    The Sun pay the price for ignoring the time and legitimacy of quotes, Steve Bruce is the eighth most underrated manager ever, and Italy never concede... Mediawatch has found the worst 'analysis' piece it may ever have read, about Olivier Giroud. Plus social media b*nter, and why David Nugent just won't shut up about Harry Kane... Michael Carrick is England's 'maestro' , and we have a shocking revelation about Steve Bruce... Hang On Lads, I've Got A Great Idea Mediawatch had mentally prepared itself for laboured and weak 'Italian Job' references, but nothing had readied us for The Sun 's commitment to poor punnery.

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  16. Antonio Conte says return to Juventus with Italy brought back 'fond ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Daily Mail

    Antonio Conte insisted his return to Turin for Italy's 1-1 draw against England prompted 'very fond memories', despite reports he received death threats in the days leading up to the friendly. Former Juventus manager Conte replaced Cesare Prandelli as Italy boss in August after the Azzurri's World Cup group-stage exit last summer, but his first seven months in charge of the national team have been topsy-turvy.

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  17. Conte: England 'a top side'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Sky Sports

    Italy manager Antonio Conte has described England as 'a top side' after his team were held 1-1 in Tuesday's friendly in Turin. With the Azzurri comfortably on top in the first half, Southampton striker Graziano Pelle opened the scoring with a glancing header, but England improved after the break and secured a draw through a fantastic strike from substitute Andros Townsend.

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  18. Hot-Seat Watch for World Football Players, Coaches After Week March 27-31Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | BleacherReport

    It's international week in the world of football and to recognise that, our focus on the hot seat this time around is going to be on the managers and people in the game who have taken part or hit the headlines over the last few days. We've taken a look at the matches which have been played, friendlies and competitive action alike, and picked out the coaches who have struggled to pick up victories when it mattered most or show a general improvement with their teams.

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  19. Townsend rescues draw for EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Cyprus Weekly

    England substitute Andros Townsend fired home a superb late goal to earn a 1-1 draw against Italy in a fiercely contested international friendly in Turin on Tuesday. Townsend struck in the 79th minute by rifling an unstoppable shot past goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon from 20 metres to give England a deserved result at the Juvetus stadium.

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  20. Italy 1-1 England: Andros Townsend equaliser keeps Roy Hodgsons side unbeaten this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Football365

    Andros Townsend rescued England's unbeaten post-World Cup record as his late goal in Turin earned a 1-1 draw. The Tottenham man has started just nine Premier League games this season but justified Roy Hodgson's continued loyalty within nine minutes of his introduction as he answered a first-half Graziano Pelle header .

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