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With fans in open revolt and Marcelo Bielsa dumping Lazio, Edo Dalmonte wonders whether Claudio Lotito is helping.
Tactical superiority, unrivalled passion and focus could bring silverware back to the Bridge this season, writes Paul Hill.
Whist rivals Juventus are busy strengthening their squad, Napoli’s deals are failing at the eleventh hour, writes Chloe Beresford.
As Inter jet off to the United States, President Erick Thohir steps in to quash the rumour mill, writes Richard Hall.
The price-tag for Napoli's Gonzalo Higuain is big, writes Vincent Van Genechten, but for Juventus this is about so much more.
Following Portugal’s rather unexpected triumph in Paris, Edo Dalmonte rates the Euro 2016 XI he’d go into battle with. 
Now that Italy’s Euro 2016 is over, David Swan looks back over the best and worst performers.
There were mixed feelings when Italy went out of Euro 2016 to Germany. Susy Campanale unpicks the emotional knot.
If ever there was a heroic defeat, then Azzurri fan Richard Hall considers Euro 2016 reason to feel proud of Italy.
Though the Azzurri went down fighting against Germany, Edo Dalmonte wonders if Italy should have risked more.
Past glories are reassuring, but Italy have to focus on the here and now to beat Germany, warns Richard Hall.
If Italy are to dispose of Germany, then Milan wing-back Mattia De Sciglio will be key, argues Chloe Beresford.
Italy are showing more unity than even in 2006, exemplified by Lorenzo Insigne, argues Richard Hall.
After disposing of Spain, David Swan writes, Italy now face a Germany team that's better technically but poorer mentally.
Italy's win against Spain gives them sweet revenge, believes Richard Hall, as they prepare to face their classic rivals Germany.
Italy march on at Euro 2016, as Luca Cetta praises a smart Azzurri triumph over reigning champions Spain.
The moment has come for Richard Hall and other Italy fans to avenge Euro 2012, or not...
Italy’s 3-5-2 may stifle Spain’s legendary midfield, writes Chloe Beresford, but will it be enough to secure victory?

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