Category: Italian

Italian Soccer Clubs Rally To Donate Amid Coronavirus Pandemic – Forbes
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Italian Soccer Clubs Rally To Donate Amid Coronavirus Pandemic – Forbes

STADIO GIUSEPPE MEAZZA, MILANO, ITALY – 2020/02/09: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Ac Milan during the … [+] the Serie A match between Fc Internazionale and Ac Milan. Fc Internazionale wins 4-2 over Ac Milan. (Photo by Marco Canoniero/LightRocket via Getty Images) LightRocket via Getty Images Italian soccer clubs, players and fans have banded together to raise…

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Italian minister to propose extending sports ban to whole of April – paper – Reuters Africa
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Italian minister to propose extending sports ban to whole of April – paper – Reuters Africa

Vincenzo Spadafora arrives at Quirinale Presidential Palace, before being sworn in as Italy’s sports minister, in Rome, Italy September 5, 2019. REUTERS/Ciro de LucaROME (Reuters) – Italy’s sports minister said he will propose extending the ban on all competitions to the whole of April in an effort to contain the coronavirus. The death toll from…

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COVID-19: Italian football President predicts ending date for Serie A season – Daily Post Nigeria
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COVID-19: Italian football President predicts ending date for Serie A season – Daily Post Nigeria

President of the Italian Football Federation, Gabriele Gravina, has predicted that the 2019-20 Serie A season could be concluded in August this year following the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in the country. DAILY POST recalls that the Serie A has been suspended since March 9 due to the spread of COVID-19 across the world. Players from…

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Football: Italian FA head refuses to write off the Serie A season – CNA
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Football: Italian FA head refuses to write off the Serie A season – CNA

Sport FILE PHOTO: Italian Football Federation (FIGC) Chairman Gabriele Gravina speaks to the media in Rome, Italy, November 5, 2019. REUTERS/Remo Casilli/File Photo 26 Mar 2020 05:25PM(Updated: 26 Mar 2020 08:07PM) ROME: Italian soccer boss Gabriele Gravina is refusing to write off the Serie A season due to the coronavirus outbreak, saying the league could…

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Italian giants set to move for surprising Manchester United star – Red Devil Armada
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Italian giants set to move for surprising Manchester United star – Red Devil Armada

(Photo by OLI SCARFF/AFP via Getty Images) According to the latest report, AS Roma have lined up a move for a Manchester United star as a cheaper alternative to their primary transfer target.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has some difficult decisions to make at Manchester United ahead of the summer transfer window.The current Red Devils’ squad is…

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Italian Olympic Committee calls for sport to be stopped until April 3 – World Soccer Talk
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Italian Olympic Committee calls for sport to be stopped until April 3 – World Soccer Talk

Italian Olympic Committee calls for sport to be stopped until April 3 Rome (AFP) – Italy’s Olympic Committee (CONI) on Monday recommended that all sporting events in Italy be suspended until April 3 to help contain the growing coronavirus crisis.If the recommendation is implemented it would result in a suspension of Serie A football, currently…

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Italian Soccer Players Could Strike Due to Coronavirus – gotech daily
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Italian Soccer Players Could Strike Due to Coronavirus – gotech daily

Several Serie A matches have already been postponed due to the virus Mario Balotelli during a Serie A match between Brescia and Napoli. Jonathan Moscrop/Getty Images As coronavirus continues to spread throughout Italy, the professional soccer players union in the country, the AIC, is considering a strike due to player health concerns. This despite Italian…

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President of Italian footballers union calls for game to be halted in the country due to coronavirus – Daily Mail
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President of Italian footballers union calls for game to be halted in the country due to coronavirus – Daily Mail

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES In doubt The scale of the outbreak in Japan saw senior International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound describe the disease as ‘the new war’ threatening Tokyo 2020 and he warned the Games may have to be cancelled if the virus was still around by May.Olympic organisers told athletes to train as normal with no decision…

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Inter President Zhang: “The Italian Government Have Made The Right Decision, Juventus-Inter Is Important For All Of Italian Football” – SempreInter
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Inter President Zhang: “The Italian Government Have Made The Right Decision, Juventus-Inter Is Important For All Of Italian Football” – SempreInter

Inter president Steven Zhang was among the speakers at today’s Financial Times Business of Football Summit which was held in London, England. As part of his speech, Zhang reiterated his desire to protect public health over profits amid the ongoing Coronavirus epidemic in Italy. Inter have had three of their last four scheduled matches postponed…

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3 Italian soccer players, club staffer test positive for coronavirus – ABC 14 News
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3 Italian soccer players, club staffer test positive for coronavirus – ABC 14 News

A few players and a staffer at an Italian soccer club have analyzed good for coronavirus, the group declared Friday. The US Pianese, a Tuscany-primarily based club, mentioned one of its players commenced to establish a fever and headache Saturday night when the workforce was in Alessandria for a championship sport, in accordance to a…

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Italian government to give OK to behind closed doors matches – Football Italia

The Italian government is increasingly likely to allow Serie A, Coppa Italia and European games to be played behind closed doors, amidst the Coronavirus spreading throughout the country. Four Serie A games were postponed yesterday due to outbreaks in northern Italy. The idea of playing games in neutral venues was briefly suggested, but seemed to…

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Italian Report Suggests Inter’s Europa League Clash Against Ludogorets Could Be Postponed – SempreInter
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Italian Report Suggests Inter’s Europa League Clash Against Ludogorets Could Be Postponed – SempreInter

A report from today’s paper edition of the Milano based newspaper Corriere dello Sport has suggested that Inter’s Europa League clash against Ludogorets next week may be postponed due to the coronavirus. The report details how three Serie A games have been cancelled today due to the spread of the coronavirus in the Lombardy and…

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Italian stocks plunge over 5% as coronavirus shuts down towns, schools and soccer matches – CNBC
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Italian stocks plunge over 5% as coronavirus shuts down towns, schools and soccer matches – CNBC

Italian stocks suffered their biggest daily decline since 2016 on Monday, as the euro zone’s third-largest economy grappled with the largest coronavirus outbreak outside of Asia.European markets screeched lower with the FTSE MIB index closing down 5.43% at 23,427. Shares of Italian banks fell sharply while the stock of Juventus soccer club was briefly halted…

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Italian Report Praises Inter Trio Eriksen, Lukaku & Valero For Their Performances Against Ludogorets – SempreInter
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Italian Report Praises Inter Trio Eriksen, Lukaku & Valero For Their Performances Against Ludogorets – SempreInter

Tuttosport have named Christian Eriksen, Romelu Lukaku and Borja Valero as Inter’s best players in last night’s 2-0 win over Ludogorets in the first leg of their Europa League round of 32 as part of the player ratings published in today’s print edition. Eriksen made his second start for the club and would score his…

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Italian Report Claims Lazio Raise Asking Price For Inter Linked Milinkovic-Savic To €120m – SempreInter
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Italian Report Claims Lazio Raise Asking Price For Inter Linked Milinkovic-Savic To €120m – SempreInter

Lazio president Claudio Lotito is now understood to value star midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic at no less than €120 million according to a report from Italian broadcaster Sport Mediaset. The Serbian national team player starred in last night’s win over Inter and due to this performance, Lotito is said to have upped his asking price for…

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