Antonio Cassano

Buffon Called Up By Prandelli For Germany Friendly

by Niccolo Conte on February 6, 2011 · 3 comments

Cesare Pran­delli has a big test com­ing up, when the Ital­ian national team faces Ger­many in Dort­mund on Feb­ru­ary 8th. His list of 23 called up play­ers fea­tures some new faces, along with a few return­ing vet­er­ans. Yet the squad which has been called up is miss­ing some impor­tant play­ers who are injured. The star […]


Massimiliano Allegri Returns To Face Cagliari

by Niccolo Conte on January 6, 2011 · 0 comments

The Serie A will be resum­ing tomor­row, when a fresh slate of mid­week games will be played. There are many inter­est­ing fix­tures, but the one which I’m really look­ing for­ward to is Cagliari — AC Milan. AC Milan coach Mas­si­m­il­iano Alle­gri will be return­ing to his for­mer club at the Sta­dio Sant’Elia, and he’ll be […]


Moves To Expect This January Transfer Market

by Niccolo Conte on January 1, 2011 · 2 comments

With a new year upon us, the Jan­u­ary trans­fer win­dow will be open­ing up soon. While nor­mally we don’t see super-stars switch alle­giances in this period, but 2011 could be dif­fer­ent. The names of Klose, Toni, Gilardino, and Kaka have been cir­cu­lat­ing, but can we really expect these play­ers to move in Jan­u­ary? Start­ing at […]


Five Things To Note From Serie A This Weekend

by Niccolo Conte on November 7, 2010 · 5 comments

1. Bari was on the brink of return­ing to form Bari have been going through some tough times recently, and although they lost 3–2 at home to AC Milan, they showed signs of promise. Bari are cur­rently at the bot­tom of the table with 8 points, and while the sit­u­a­tion looks bleak, if Bari can pull […]


Prandelli Interested In Totti Alongside Balotelli

by Niccolo Conte on September 29, 2010 · 5 comments

Cesare Pran­delli has revi­tal­ized the Azzurri. He won the first two qual­i­fiers of the Euro­pean Cham­pi­onships of 2012, and he looks ready to win even more. While Italy only faced Esto­nia and the Faroe Islands, the two wins were impor­tant nonethe­less. And now, as Pran­delli looks to call up another set of Ital­ians to face […]


Italy crush Faroe Islands 5–0 with wonder-Cassano

by Niccolo Conte on September 7, 2010 · 5 comments

Finally Italy has clicked. While the come­back win against Esto­nia was a good result, this 5–0 win shows that Pran­delli has found har­mony within the team. Prandelli’s home debut as the coach of the Ital­ian National team is cer­tainly pos­i­tive, Cas­sano inspired the team, and he looks ready to face any oppo­si­tion. And with this […]


Last sea­son was a spe­cial one for the Blucer­chiati, as they fin­ished the sea­son in fourth place in Serie A and qual­i­fied for the Cham­pi­ons League.  The club also unveiled a striker-duo that could not only lead Sam­p­do­ria to fur­ther suc­cess but form the basis of a more potent attack on the Ital­ian national team.  […]