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#Italian Football

From The42 'There are things I hold onto dearly - her class, her accent and her beautiful smile' Legacy

'There are things I hold onto dearly - her class, her accent and her beautiful smile'

Italian football legend Carolina Morace pays tribute to her late friend Anne O’Brien, a pioneering, revolutionary but unheralded icon.

From The42 'Football was her life - it was all she ever wanted to do': The revolutionary and unheralded Irish icon Superstar

'Football was her life - it was all she ever wanted to do': The revolutionary and unheralded Irish icon

Anne O’Brien was still a teenager when she made history and signed for Stade de Reims. The rest of her story is even more remarkable.

From The42 35-year-old Quagliarella equals Batistuta's 1994 record to leapfrog Ronaldo as Serie A top scorer Goal Machine This post contains videos

35-year-old Quagliarella equals Batistuta's 1994 record to leapfrog Ronaldo as Serie A top scorer

The Sampdoria veteran is in the form of his life and has now scored in 11 consecutive games.

From The42 Callejon and Milik on target as Ancelotti's Napoli keep pressure on Juventus Naples

Callejon and Milik on target as Ancelotti's Napoli keep pressure on Juventus

First-half goals from Jose Callejon and Arkadiusz Milik saw Napoli beat Lazio on Sunday.

From The42 'I am happy at Juventus': Allegri dismisses speculation linking him to Man United job Not Interested

'I am happy at Juventus': Allegri dismisses speculation linking him to Man United job

The Italian boss insists he is content in Turin, despite rumours he could be in line to inherit the hot seat at Old Trafford.

From The42 Mandzukic adds to Roma's struggles as Juve restore eight-point lead Italian Football

Mandzukic adds to Roma's struggles as Juve restore eight-point lead

The Italian champions eased to victory tonight.

From The42 Ex-Real Madrid and Chelsea boss Ancelotti confirmed as new boss of Napoli In Demand

Ex-Real Madrid and Chelsea boss Ancelotti confirmed as new boss of Napoli

The Italian coach is returning to Serie A after nine years managing some of Europe’s top clubs.

From The42 Huge weekend in Serie A as the title race between Juve and Napoli is going right to the wire Derby D'Italia

Huge weekend in Serie A as the title race between Juve and Napoli is going right to the wire

The Old Lady, who have a one-point lead at the top, are away to Inter Milan, while Maurizio Sarri’s side face Fiorentina.

From The42 Last-gasp Napoli keep Serie A title ambitions alive in dramatic fashion Italian Football

Last-gasp Napoli keep Serie A title ambitions alive in dramatic fashion

Juventus remain four points clear at the summit.

From The42 Roma end Napoli's 10-win streak to throw Serie A title race wide open Italian Football

Roma end Napoli's 10-win streak to throw Serie A title race wide open

After Juventus left it late to beat Lazio, Edin Dzeko scored twice to put a serious dent in Napoli’s title hopes at the Stadio San Paolo.

From The42 Goalkeeper scores 95th minute equaliser to give Benevento first ever point in Serie A Drama This post contains videos

Goalkeeper scores 95th minute equaliser to give Benevento first ever point in Serie A

The club had lost all 14 games in their debut season in Serie A, but on Sunday earned a dramatic first point in stoppage time.

From The42 Ciro Immobile embarrassed high-spending AC Milan with a blistering ten minute hat-trick

Ciro Immobile embarrassed high-spending AC Milan with a blistering ten minute hat-trick

AC Milan have much to learn if they want to become realistic title challengers in Serie A this season.

From The42 An absolute joy to watch and tactically absorbing, are Napoli set for a defining season? Thrilling This post contains videos

An absolute joy to watch and tactically absorbing, are Napoli set for a defining season?

Under Maurizio Sarri, the side offer up an absolutely outstanding style of play.

From The42 Italy game interrupted after angry Milan fans throw money at Gianluigi Donnarumma Dollarumma This post contains videos

Italy game interrupted after angry Milan fans throw money at Gianluigi Donnarumma

The 18-year-old is refusing to sign a new deal with Milan – the club that gave him his big break.

From The42 Italian TV station apologises following Juventus star's racial insult claims Serie A This post contains videos

Italian TV station apologises following Juventus star's racial insult claims

Juventus have also released a statement.

From The42 Italian football hit by racism controversy for second week running Shame

Italian football hit by racism controversy for second week running

Juventus defender Mehdi Benatia was insulted on air during a live, post-match television interview.

From The42 Oops! Remarkable Milan teenager Gigi Donnarumma had a moment to forget today Howler This post contains videos

Oops! Remarkable Milan teenager Gigi Donnarumma had a moment to forget today

The teenager has been the Rossoneri’s first-choice goalkeeper for well over a year.

From The42 A 7-minute hat-trick? Not a problem for one of Europe's most-wanted attackers Staggering

A 7-minute hat-trick? Not a problem for one of Europe's most-wanted attackers

It’s now 22 league goals for Torino’s Andrea Belotti and a quickest Serie A triple in 17 years.

From The42 Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland at Euro 2016? Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland at Euro 2016?

What an adventure it was!

From The42 Gigi Buffon is on his holidays but still gave these kids a moment they'll never forget Hero This post contains videos

Gigi Buffon is on his holidays but still gave these kids a moment they'll never forget

He just couldn’t resist a kickabout in the park.

From The42 'I think I understand now why he's called 'The Madman'': Lazio hit back at Bielsa Acrimonious

'I think I understand now why he's called 'The Madman'': Lazio hit back at Bielsa

The colourful Argentine has claimed the Italian club’s failure to sign four players is why he quit after two days.

From The42 This Serie A cult hero has officially announced his retirement El Chino This post contains videos

This Serie A cult hero has officially announced his retirement

Alvaro Recoba hasn’t played since last year and the former Inter playmaker will walk away after a tribute match tonight.

From The42 It's been a bleak few years but AC Milan finally have a reason to celebrate tonight Resurgence

It's been a bleak few years but AC Milan finally have a reason to celebrate tonight

The Rossoneri are through to their first Coppa Italia final in thirteen years.

20 years ago today, an unknown 17-year-old goalkeeper was handed his debut by Parma

Inevitably, Gianluigi Buffon kept a clean-sheet in November 1995.

From The42 'Only a madman' would bring children to see Italian football, says Juve boss Worrying

'Only a madman' would bring children to see Italian football, says Juve boss

Crowd trouble marred the Turin derby between Juve and Torino at the weekend.

From The42 Italian team investigated as they score eight own goals in last 10 minutes of game Probe
From The42 Italian club booted out of the league after players struck down by fake injuries Antics

Italian club booted out of the league after players struck down by fake injuries

There were comical scenes in the derby game between Nocerina and Salernitana.

From The42 Gervinho scores a match-winning flicked volley against Juventus Coppa Italia

Gervinho scores a match-winning flicked volley against Juventus

The Roma forward sealed a 1-0 victory in the Coppa Italia last night.

From The42 Police were a little overly protective of these Sampdoria fans the other night Careful Now

Police were a little overly protective of these Sampdoria fans the other night

Roma assigned dozens of security guards to look after the small group of supporters.

From The42 'The first match I watched on television was...' Memories

'The first match I watched on television was...'

From straining the eyes to see Football Italia on black and white TVs to asking our elders why that Eamon Dunphy man was so angry.

From The42 Enough is enough: Hodgson hopes Cole issue is over Tweetgate

Enough is enough: Hodgson hopes Cole issue is over

The England manager is satisfied the 98-cap defender is still fully committed to playing for his country.

From The42 Milan star El Shaarawy gifts defibrillator to old club Gift Of Life

Milan star El Shaarawy gifts defibrillator to old club

Rossoneri striker inspired by the death of Piermario Morosini.