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Jul 27, 2014

Italian Football Federation vice-chief Carlo Tavecchio caught in race row

A leading candidate for Italian football federation president is facing fierce criticism and calls to step aside following a racist comment. Carlo Tavecchio caused a stir when he discussed the presence of foreign players in Italy...

Jul 15, 2014

Ashley Cole looking forward to adapting to Italian life after arriving in Roma

JOE BERNSTEIN: After playing almost 600 games for London clubs, Ashley Cole entered the Roma colosseum by pointing out that English football has suffered from being too inward-looking. ‘English players are probably scared to come abroad,’ he said as ... #London #Ashley Cole #Lega Calcio Serie A

Jul 29, 2014

Carlo Tavecchio still set for top job in Italian football despite racist comment

Italys younger population is outraged but Milans CEO Adriano Galliani is still backing Tavecchio to become the president of the football federation despite his banana-eating comment Poor old Vincenzo Nibali. He dominates the cobbles, attacks in the m... #London #Ashley Cole #Lega Calcio Serie A