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Borini bouncing back
While Milan splashed out on star names this summer, Fabio Borini has been the surprise standout performer, writes Richard Hall.
Rome Derby experience
Few Coaches are prepared for the Roma and Lazio pressure cooker, but as Billy Wilkinson explains, Eusebio Di Francesco and Simone Inzaghi know it well.
A new Azzurri dawn
The best way to deal with Italy’s painful failure to qualify for the World Cup is to concentrate on change for the future, writes Chloe Beresford.
Italy's problems run deep
Giampiero Ventura was out of his depth, but the last few World Cups show the Azzurri lack old-fashioned talent, writes Emmet Gates.
Italy exit was avoidable
Italy's failure to reach the 2018 World Cup was like watching a car crash unfold in slow-motion, powerless to stop it, writes Susy Campanale.
Ventura entirely to blame
Italy are out of the World Cup for the first time in 60 years and Adam Digby lays the blame squarely at the feet of Coach Giampiero Ventura.
Pirlo: the legend who almost wasn't
As the football world stands to applaud Andrea Pirlo on his retirement, Emmet Gates points out this legend of the sport almost fell through the cracks.
Can Jorginho rescue Italy?
Italy look set to finally give Jorginho his competitive debut in the most dire of circumstances, writes Marco D’Onofrio.
This Italy needs changes
After Italy’s defeat to Sweden, Giampiero Ventura must tinker with tactics and attitude to reach the World Cup, writes Matthew Santangelo.
Italy on brink of historic humiliation
If Italy miss the first World Cup in 60 years, a new generation of calcio lovers will suffer the consequences, writes Giancarlo Rinaldi.
Nobody can defend Ventura now
Following the defeat in Sweden with an inexplicable team selection, Giampiero Ventura has no more Italy advocates, writes Susy Campanale.
Immobile holds Italy key
Ciro Immobile is pivotal if Giampiero Ventura is to drag his faltering Italy side past Sweden in the World Cup playoffs, writes Jack Stevens.
Ventura ignoring Italy advice
A balanced 4-3-3 formation would be the right choice for Italy against Sweden, says Vilizar Yakimov, but Giampiero Ventura isn’t listening.
Farewell, Maestro Pirlo
Andrea Pirlo stood out above all others because he never put himself above all others, argues Andrea Tallarita.
Buffon comes full circle
If there's one man who can guide Italy through the World Cup play-off, writes Emmet Gates, it's the goalkeeper who made his debut in one 20 years ago.
Azzurri finally open to Jorginho
Giampiero Ventura finally bowed to pressure by calling Jorginho and Simone Zaza, but Richard Hall asks is it too late to rescue Italy's World Cup hopes?
Wk12: Depth charge
Few expected Roma to be the paragons of squad rotation, but Napoli lack understudies and Milan are missing ideas, writes Susy Campanale.
Lazio no flash in the pan
Simone Inzaghi and his Aquile have answered the doubters so many times that they must be taken seriously, writes Jamie Thorn.
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