Preseason training is underway and with the preparations for the coming season there are always the presentation of the kits by each team. I remember years ago when you had to wait until at least mid-August to see the kits, now you have brands like Nike and Adidas unveiling next (Read more...)
The World Cup final was played on Sunday and the global viewing audience for football’s greatest prize was in excess of 1 billion. A significant number of the world’s population from rich to poor across the globe tuned in as the Netherlands and Spain fought it out for the title (Read more...)
Before Argentina’s 3-1 win over Mexico, Diego Maradona publicly declared that his dream job is to manage Napoli. This announcement came after Argentina sparkled in the group states, winning all three matches and scoring a bunch of goals in the process. Argentina was one of the teams nobody wanted to (Read more...)
♦ Will he stay, or will he go? Trezeguet’s ten-year relationship with Juventus might finally come to an end this summer after his latest decision to “step back” from wearing the captain’s armband in the Bianconeri’s first pre-season match against the Trentino Amateurs. Photos and more news after the jump.
On behalf of the Italy Offside, I’d like to congratulate Ronaldinho on his pregnancy. He looks about 4 months in. Can’t wait to see him walking around the pitches of Serie A come August. Also, I’m extremely happy that the World Cup is over. Why? Because now we can completely (Read more...)
I don’t really want to dedicate a full post to complaining about the lack of movement on the mercato but I will say one thing and that is we already have a good squad that just needs literally 2-3 signings. A full season with Santacroce, Dossena and Mazzarri with the (Read more...)
It’s that time in July when players have to end their vacations and report to preseason training. Most teams train for a couple of days at there home training ground and then move to a nice spot in the mountains up north or in Austria for a couple of weeks. (Read more...)