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Pioli has to keep it simple
With Marco Giampaolo overcomplicating things at Milan, Vilizar Yakimov thinks Stefano Pioli should do exactly the opposite to rediscover the Rossoneri’s form.
If only Napoli had Icardi
Napoli’s struggle to break down defensive teams just intensifies the regret at missing out on Mauro Icardi, writes Emmet Gates.
Imperious Italy fly the flag
Italy's 5-0 win against Liechtenstein last night confirmed the Azzurri had got their pride back, regardless of which colour they wear, writes Vijay Rahaman.
Italy's opportunity to experiment
With Italy punching their ticket to Euro 2020, Anthony Barbagallo identified areas of the team where Roberto Mancini should experiment.
Talent not enough for Azzurrini
Football Italia’s Chief Correspondent Richard Hall looks at the new era for the Italian U21 side, but seemingly with the same old problems.
Practically perfect Italy progress
Italy are a team transformed from World Cup failures to Euro 2020 perfect records, but Giancarlo Rinaldi awaits further developments.
Better call Claudio
Claudio Ranieri is again called on to rescue a troubled team, replacing Eusebio Di Francesco for the second time in seven months, writes Kaustubh Pandey.
One or two up for Italy?
While Italy continue to shuffle through No 9s ahead of Euro 2020, Football Italia's Chief Correspondent Richard Hall argues there is also a case for a front two...
Stop waiting for someone to save Milan
Fans have turned on Milan management again after Stefano Pioli replaced Marco Giampaolo, as Vijay Rahaman urges supporters to stop seeking a saviour.
Italy's midfield renaissance
Italy can rely on an array of Azzurri alternatives in midfield and build a team around these talents, explains Kaustubh Pandey.
Pioli set up as just another Milan flop
Stefano Pioli is only the latest poor sap to take the thankless task of leading Milan, as Susy Campanale identifies the real culprits.
Milan stick or twist with Giampaolo?
Marco Giampaolo is already facing the Milan axe, but Emmet Gates doubts the alternatives like Luciano Spalletti and Stefano Pioli are any better.
Inter lack Juve's variety
While Maurizio Sarri and Juventus showed their ability to adapt, Antonio Conte’s Inter struggle beyond Plan A, explains Elio Salerno.
Sarri and Juventus tweak recipe
Maurizio Sarri seemed to fit Juventus like Parmesan on seafood pasta, but Giancarlo Rinaldi can imagine them changing each other for better - or worse.
The Juventification of Inter
While Beppe Marotta and Antonio Conte bring the Juventus blueprint, Football Italia Chief Correspondent Richard Hall also harks back to Inter’s past.
No substitute for squad depth
Game management and having options off the bench proved decisive in the Europa League for Lazio and Roma, writes Sam Wilson.
Inter impress despite defeat
Inter lost 2-1 to Barcelona in the Champions League last night, but Elio Salerno sees many positives for the Nerazzurri in his tactical review of the Camp Nou clash...
Experience makes the difference
Emmet Gates looks back on a mixed night for Italian clubs in the Champions League, with Atalanta’s lack of pedigree exposed and Juventus showing them how it’s done.
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