At the beginning, you were often compared to Guardiola, but it doesn’t seem that the comparison holds. The Catalan [Guardiola] didn’t coach his old teammates.
At the end, to have to coach some friends was a problem. I always (Read more...)
Kappa nostalgia. Soak it in.
Today they leave for the high hills and some good old fashioned summer retreatin’. The callup list for AS Roma 2010/11: The Dog & Pony Show.
PORTIERI: Julio Sergio, Lobont, Pena, Pigliacelli
DIFENSORI: Mexes, Andreolli, Loria, Cicinho, Cassetti, Riise, Rosi e Antunes
CENTROCAMPISTI: Pizarro, Taddei, (Read more...)
With the genuinely surprising amount of speculation over Diego’s future at Juventus in the media these days, I’ve decided to show a little love to one of my favourites. I find it very difficult to believe that anyone who’s watched Diego at some point last season can’t say he’s tried (Read more...)
From Football Italia. (Mostly)
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta has confirmed that he has spoken to Volkswagen FC about the prospect of signing Edin Dzeko. The Bosnia international has become the focus of Juventus’ transfer strategy in recent weeks as they look to land a world-class striker, or preferably anyone (Read more...)
You’ll notice the bra underwire snaking underneath the general bosom area, an amenity required by Adriano’s handlers in contract negotiations. You’ll also notice the general hideousness of the third shirt – fresh in a time machine from 1993 – which used to be the only decent shirt, now is the (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.