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Italian FA chief resigns after World Cup fiasco

2017-11-20 16:03

The Italian FA president has resigned after Italy's World Cup qualifying fiasco saw the four-time champions miss the finals for the first time in 60...

Italy coach Ventura axed after World Cup disaster

2017-11-15 21:38

Gian Piero Ventura has been sacked as Italy coach after the four-time champions failed to reach the World Cup finals.

Heartbroken Italians demand answers after World Cup 'apocalypse'

2017-11-14 22:39

After the initial shock and disbelief, Italians have demanded answers as to why their country will miss the World Cup finals for the first time in 60...

Buffon quits as Italy suffer SWC 'apocalypse'

2017-11-14 06:50

A tearful Gianluigi Buffon quit international football as four-time champions Italy sensationally missed out on their first SWC finals in 60 years.

'Apocalypse' now as Italy face World Cup humiliation

2017-11-13 12:44

Four-time champions Italy face missing out on the World Cup for the first time since 1958, a potential national humiliation.

Italy lose to Sweden in World Cup play-off

2017-11-11 08:51

Sweden claimed a precious 1-0 first-leg victory over Italy in their World Cup play-off at Stockholm on Friday.

Italy face World Cup nightmare against Sweden

2017-11-09 16:11

Italy face a double-headed playoff against Sweden to avoid the humiliation of missing the World Cup for the first time in 60 years.

Italy's proud World Cup record in danger

2017-11-08 21:16

The last qualifying matches for the 2018 World Cup allows somea chance to dream, but for Italy, the next few days are a potential nightmare.

Italy coach Ventura has no fear for World Cup

2017-11-06 22:44

Italy coach Gian Piero Ventura said he had no doubt his team would qualify to challenge for a fifth World Cup title in Russia next year.

Relief as Immobile saves stuttering Italy

2017-09-06 19:16

The relief was palpable after Ciro Immobile kept Italy's World Cup campaign on track despite an unconvincing qualifying win over Israel.

Isco show breathes new life into Spain

2017-09-04 18:46

Following a demolition job on Italy, Spain look to cement their status as one of the favourites for next year's World Cup.

Italy turn to Israel after Spanish rout

2017-09-04 11:28

A bruised Italy will look to turn the page on a morale-sapping SWC qualifying defeat to Spain when they host Israel in Reggio Emilia.

Buffon set to make it 1,000 not out

2017-03-23 21:35

Gianluigi Buffon will make his 1,000th career appearance when the legendary goalkeeper pulls on the gloves once more for Italy against Albania.

Buffon reveals Italy job interest

2016-10-20 16:35

Juventus goalkeeping legend Gianluigi Buffon could become a future coach of Italy after revealing he would be tempted once he retires.

Italy axe 'disrespectful' Pelle

2016-10-07 16:00

Italy coach Giampiero Ventura has axed Graziano Pelle for this weekend's World Cup qualifier against Macedonia.