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  1. Crisis-hit Serie A set for reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Umukino

    Serie A chiefs have welcomed a new package of reforms by the Italian football federation that will see squads limited to 25 players in a move designed to boost the flagging Italian game. The crisis-hit Italian top flight has become a target for top players, coaches and critics in recent months, while Italy suffered their second consecutive first-round exit from a World Cup in Brazil last summer.

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  2. Conte 'likes' Allegri's coaches summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ANSA.it

    Turin, November 21 - Azzurri coach Antonio Conte on Friday praised Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri's proposed summit between Italy's 20 Series A coaches to debate ways to improve Italian soccer. "It would be a constructive debate to try to improve what, if anything, needs improving," Allegri said after Conte complained of the dire state of the sport in Italy.

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  3. Buffon and Chiellini sign new deals at JuventusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon listens reporters' questions during a press conference at the San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, ahead of Sunday's Group H Euro 2016 qualifying soccer match between Italy and Croatia. Croatia coach Niko Kovac has warned that Sunday's qualifier against Italy will have to be called off if the pitch does not improve.

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  4. Liverpool FC Injury Update: Daniel Sturridge Still Unavailable Due To ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | International Business Times

    Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge celebrates after scoring a goal against Southampton during their English Premier League soccer match at Anfield in Liverpool, northern England August 17, 2014. The 25-year-old England international managed to play full 90 minutes during the Reds' first three top-flight games before he was sidelined for a thigh problem.

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  5. Germany humble Spain in 'clash of titans'; Italy winRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Arab Times

    Germany edged the big match between the last two World Cup winners on Tuesday as Toni Kroos's last-gasp goal handed them a 1-0 friendly victory over Spain in rain-lashed Vigo. The goal came in the 90th minute of a game between two experimental sides when Spain's substitute goalkeeper Kiko Casilla was guilty of a howler, fumbling Kroos's innocuous looking shot from the edge of the area.

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  6. Italy's Conte blasts clubs for shortage of new domestic playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | West Australian

    Angry Azzurri coach Antonio Conte responded to Italy's critics following a 1-0 friendly win over Albania by claiming the once-feared Italian footballer is now "dying out". Italy are unbeaten in six games since Conte replaced Cesare Prandelli as coach in the wake of a second consecutive first-round exit from the World Cup last summer.

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  7. Conte sounds alarm for Italian footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | ANSA.it

    Rome, November 19 - Italy maintained their unbeaten record under Antonio Conte by sinking Albania 1-0 in a friendly in Genoa on Tuesday. But the victory, the fifth in six games since Conte took over in the summer, failed to raise the dark spirits of the former Juventus boss.

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  8. Conte: People need to be more enthuasistic about ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Goal.com

    The Azzurri boss says that part of his side's problems stems from the emphasis on club football and believes he needs more time to prepare his players adequately Italy coach Antonio Conte has called for more preparation time and enthusiasm to achieve his goal of transforming the national team. The former Juventus boss took over from Cesare Prandelli in the summer after the Euro 2012 runners-up were knocked out of the World Cup at the group phase.

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  9. Italy's Conte blasts clubs over dearth of talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Bangkok Post

    Angry Azzurri coach Antonio Conte responded to Italy's critics following a 1-0 friendly win over Albania by claiming the once-feared Italian footballer is now "dying out". National coach Antonio Conte is calling for big improvements in Italian football to lift the Azzurri back to the top tier of international sides Italy are unbeaten in six games since Conte replaced Cesare Prandelli as coach following a second consecutive first-round exit from the World Cup last summer.

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  10. Soccer: Italy beat AlbaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | ANSA.it

    Rome, November 19 - Italy beat Albania 1-0 in a friendly in Genoa on Tuesday to maintain their unbeaten record since Antonio Conte took over the national team after their poor World Cup campaign in Brazil. Sampdoria forward Stefano Okaka headed home in the 82nd minute of his debut to give victory to an Azzurri side most made up a understudies to Conte's usual starters.

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  11. Arsenal targeting A 60m raid on Porto pair Jackson Martinez and Juan QuinteroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Daily Mail

    Arsenal will look to solve the problem of their poor form by signing Porto's attacking duo Jackson Martinez and Juan Quintero, according to reports in Portugal. Portuguese newspaper A Bola claim the Gunners are willing to spend up to a 75million on the Colombian pair.

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  12. Italy reflects on troubled Croatia drawRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | People's Daily Online

    Italy was left reflecting on both on-field and off-field matters after the national team lost their perfect record under coach Antonio Conte when they drew 1-1 with Croatia at Milan's San Siro Stadium on Sunday in a trouble-hit Euro 2016 qualifier. Showers of flares thrown on the pitch by Croatians caused the action to be interrupted twice, with the second suspension of play in the second-half lasting over 10 minutes.

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  13. Napoli forward Insigne has torn ACL in right knee and needs surgery, to miss several monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Nanaimo Daily News

    Napoli forward Lorenzo Insigne has been diagnosed with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee and is undergoing surgery, ruling him out for several months. Napoli says medical exams were carried out at a Rome clinic Monday morning and that Insigne would undergo surgery later.

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  14. Conte urges Italian football to accept realityRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Big News Network.com

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  15. Italy beats Albania 1-0 in friendly matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Stefano Okaka scored on his debut to help Italy beat Albania 1-0 in a friendly match in Genoa on Tuesday. "We have won five out of six games and drew one," coach Antonio Conte said.

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  16. Conte angry at the lack of Serie A supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Goal.com

    The ex-Juventus boss was pleased with his side's performance against Albania, in Genoa, but feels he is not getting the support he needs to do the job properly Antonio Conte says he is delighted with the progress Italy have been making during his tenure, but has voiced his disappointment with Serie A clubs. Just 48 hours after a 1-1 Euro 2016 qualifier draw against Croatia, Italy extended their unbeaten start under Conte when an 82nd-minute header from substitute Stefano Okaka earned them a 1-0 friendly win over Albania on Tuesday.

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  17. Francesco Acerbi makes emotional Italy debut... less than a year...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Daily Mail

    Francesco Acerbi made his debut for Italy on Tuesday night less than a year after being told the testicular cancer that he was was diagnosed with in 2013 had returned. The Sassuolo defender came on as a second-half substitute to make his first appearance for the Azzurri as Antonio Conte's side edged past Albania 1-0 in Genoa.

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  18. Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Soccer America

    Italy coach Antonio Conte launched a scathing attack on the state of Italian soccer following his team's 1-1 draw against Croatia in Euro 2016 qualifying in Milan on Sunday. "I am aware that Italian soccer isn't heading in the right direction," the former Juventus boss told Rai Sport.

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  19. Conte says Italian football in danger of declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | ANSA.it

    Genoa, November 18 - Italy coach Antonio Conte on Tuesday warned that Italian soccer is going in the wrong way and blasted the work ethic of Italian players. The former Juventus boss also said he did not have the time or inclination to try to reform talented-yet-temperamental forward Mario Balotelli.

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  20. Conte: Italian Soccer Moving in the Wrong DirectionRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | Soccer America

    Italy coach Antonio Conte launched a scathing attack on the state of Italian soccer following his team's 1-1 draw against Croatia in Euro 2016 qualifying in Milan on Sunday. "I am aware that Italian football isn't heading in the right direction," the former Juventus boss told Rai Sport.

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