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No Pirlo, no party for Avondale

No Pirlo, no party for Avondale

Andrea Pirlo's management have told ESPN the former AC Milan and Juventus man is not in the least bit interested in coming out of retirement, especially to join Avondale FC. 13 Sep 2018
Andrea Pirlo's FFA Cup cameo reports dismissed as a publicity stunt

Andrea Pirlo's FFA Cup cameo reports dismissed as a publicity stunt

Football insiders have scoffed at claims that former Azzuri gun Andrea Pirlo will come out of retirement to make an FFA Cup cameo appearance for NPLVIC side Avondale FC. 12 Sep 2018
Young Aussie's awkward Italian dilemma

Young Aussie's awkward Italian dilemma

Australian youngster Gabriel Cleur is facing a weird prospect helping loan club Siena towards promotion while his parent club Virtus Entella heads for the drop. 17 May 2018
Would you have refused Roberto Carlos’ World Cup jersey?

Would you have refused Roberto Carlos’ World Cup jersey?

Socceroos legend Luke Wilkshire says he wouldn’t refuse a player’s jersey in the same manner teammate Scott Chipperfield did when he knocked back Roberto Carlos' shirt in Germany. 1 May 2018
Aussie teen seals Italian loan move

Aussie teen seals Italian loan move

Australian teenager Gabriel Cleur has moved on loan from Italian Serie B club Virtus Entella to third tier Robur Siena for the rest of the season. 22 Jan 2018
Azzuri on the brink after defeat to Sweden

Azzuri on the brink after defeat to Sweden

While Australia are battling through their own qualification journey to Russia in 2018, a far more prestigious nation’s struggles are flying under the radar. 11 Nov 2017
Ikonomidis set for Serie B switch

Ikonomidis set for Serie B switch

Fringe Socceroos winger Chris Ikonomidis has been linked with a loan return to Italian Serie B club Salernitana according to Italian media. 7 Jul 2017
Aussie teenager emerging in Serie B

Aussie teenager emerging in Serie B

Australian teenager Gabriel Cleur is targeting a massive 2017-18 season after a breakthrough campaign in Italy’s Serie B. 30 Jun 2017
Young Talent Time – The best young players in the world...

Young Talent Time – The best young players in the world...

Who are the best young stars in the world right now? We meet them in the new issue of FourFourTwo, on sale today,...and one of them is Australian. 13 Mar 2017
Euro 2016: the tournament's contenders and dark horses

Euro 2016: the tournament's contenders and dark horses

Forget Eurovision, the REAL party this year is in France 8 Jun 2016
Del Piero on that Liverpool offer

Del Piero on that Liverpool offer

TO celebrate our 100th issue, Alessandro Del Piero sat down with FourFourTwo Australia to answer reader questions from around the globe in an exclusive one-one. And it is out now on news stands so grab your piece of Del Piero-flavoured history! 9 Jan 2014
Spain versus Italy to go ahead

Spain versus Italy to go ahead

SPAIN'S friendly with Italy in March will go ahead, despite the Italian Football Association (FIGC) asking for a postponement. 4 Jan 2014
AC Milan deny Balotelli sale rumours

AC Milan deny Balotelli sale rumours

AC Milan have refuted rumours striker Mario Balotelli is for sale, amid claims president Silvio Berlusconi had made him available for transfer. 29 Dec 2013
Conte would welcome Italy opportunity

Conte would welcome Italy opportunity

JUVENTUS coach Antonio Conte would relish the opportunity to manage Italy's national side in the future. 21 Dec 2013
Gattuso vows to clear his name

Gattuso vows to clear his name

FORMER Italy international Gennaro Gattuso has protested his innocence after being placed under investigation for alleged match-fixing. 18 Dec 2013
Balotelli eyes World Cup opportunity

Balotelli eyes World Cup opportunity

MILAN forward Mario Balotelli wants to prove his credentials as a world-class striker at the FIFA World Cup in Brazil next year. 13 Dec 2013
Hodgson upbeat despite England's tough draw

Hodgson upbeat despite England's tough draw

ENGLAND manager Roy Hodgson remains upbeat about his side's chances at the FIFA World Cup despite being drawn with Italy and Uruguay. 7 Dec 2013
Manaus stadium built for the heat, says sports official

Manaus stadium built for the heat, says sports official

MANAUS sports secretary has declared England and Italy should have no issues with the heat in his city for their World Cup opener. 7 Dec 2013
Inter unity pleases Mazzarri

Inter unity pleases Mazzarri

INTER coach Walter Mazzarri has labelled his side's "unity" as a crucial factor in their promising start to the Serie A season. 1 Dec 2013
No offer for Petkovic, say Lazio

No offer for Petkovic, say Lazio

LAZIO president Claudio Lotito has denied any knowledge of his coach Vladimir Petkovic potentially departing the Serie A outfit. 30 Nov 2013
Di Natale hopeful of Juve upset

Di Natale hopeful of Juve upset

UDINESE captain Antonio Di Natale believes that his team can cause an upset against Serie A champions Juventus on Sunday. 29 Nov 2013