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Morten Olsen has led Denmark to their fourth World Cup this summer in South Africa after a hugely impressive qualifying campaign. Olsen considered resigning after that setback four years ago, but was convinced to stay and will take Denmark into this summer’s competition. The Danes defeated group favorites Portugal twice in order to qualify, after failing to reach the 2006 Finals in Germany. Demark will be up against Holland group favorites, and Cameroon who Olsen has already warned his side […]

Posted by Alex On May - 21 - 2010 Comments Off READ FULL POST

Welcome to the fourth installment of our World Cup advertising series. This episode NIKE make it really fun taking the video adverts to literally a higher level. The opening sequence “WRITES THE FUTURE” (at least Italia fans can only pray) as Italia center-back and captain Fabio Cannavaro plays some incredible counter-defending preventing a Didier Drogba sniper goal. “Every touch you have in a game has the ability to change the entire course of not just those 90 minutes, but your […]

Posted by Alex On May - 21 - 2010 Comments Off READ FULL POST

Internazionale’s centre-back Lucimar Ferreira da Silva know simply as Lucio talks to us about getting off the streets and onto the grassy pitch. It’s been a long road for the 32 year-old but grateful the Brazilian speaks on being a two-time Champions League finalist, first with Bayer Leverkusen, now FC Internazionale Milano. Lucio also goes on to describe the principle qualities required for a good center-back in the modern game and of course the game in Italy to Who […]

Posted by Alex On May - 21 - 2010 2 Comments READ FULL POST

I’ve seen better but the Daniele De Rossi, Maxi Lopez and the Fabrizio Miccoli goals are pretty “special” Missing are one or two bullet shots by Riise of Roma although these only hit the target 1 in 20.

Posted by Alex On May - 20 - 2010 Comments Off READ FULL POST

Guest writer/James Dielhenn Napoli are ready to offer Paolo Cannavaro and Gianluca Grava new contracts, according to agent Enrico Fedele. “Paolo’s new deal?  I have faith in Aurelio De Laurentiis,” said Fedele, about Napoli’s chairman. “Despite the delay, I think that there will soon be some good news.  First it will be Gianluca Grava, and then Paolo,” Fedele continued. Grava, the rarely used 33-year-old defender, will be handed a new deal as his current contract is due to expire at […]

Posted by Alex On May - 19 - 2010 Comments Off READ FULL POST

Ciao Serie A fans! What an exciting season, with the last week of the season deciding Roma and Inter’s fate. Now that the season is over there are only two things for us Calcio fans to talk about. The World Cup and the Summer transfers. However, lets take a look back at this past season’s 10 best transfers. I am going to try and cover transfers all over the table for Serie A. I am sure that not everyone will […]

Posted by Alex On May - 19 - 2010 1 Comment READ FULL POST

Guest writer/Jay Scardina Football fans seem go through a skin peeling change as it gets closer to the World Cup. We support our club teams through thick and thin, but every four years we will support any player as long as he plays for our country. Some of us even cheer on other countries that we do not call home. The World Cup has been a years long journey for some countries. Getting through qualifying stages and making it to […]

Posted by Alex On May - 19 - 2010 Comments Off READ FULL POST

Third place AC Milan faced a brittle Juventus side on Saturday night in Leonardo last game as manager. Ac Milan came away from the last home game of the season with a comfortable 3-0 win as Juventus never really showed up. Luca Antonini and a brace from Ronaldinho gave Leonardo a fitting send off as Milan manager. Sampdoria are in the Champions League!!! after defeating Napoli 1-0 at home thanks to who else Giampaolo Pazzini with another header. Sampdoria have […]

Posted by Scot Munroe On May - 18 - 2010 1 Comment READ FULL POST

Hey everyone we’ve got one last Kublagear Sempre Interista (Inter Forever) t-shirt to give away and all you have to do is enter to WIN! With the 2009-2010 Champions League final only days away plus the fact that Inter Milan will be one of the two clubs making the journey to the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid Spain to battle it out the time is right to present our SerieAWeekly - contest.  Ready for the question? In the form […]

Posted by Alex On May - 18 - 2010 2 Comments READ FULL POST

The search for Leonardo’s successor in the AC Milan hot seat will be one of the summer’s hottest topics in and around the peninsula after the Brazilian left the club by mutual consent following the clash with Juventus at the weekend. But of the many big name mangers who is most likely to get the Rossoneri hot seat? We weigh up the leading candidates for the role. Marco van Basten Former player and legend at Milan, he is a favourite […]

Posted by David Schiavone On May - 18 - 2010 4 Comments READ FULL POST

AC Milan playmaker Ronaldinho recently said of coach Leonardo, “It has been beautiful to work with him. He is my friend and I want to see him happy wherever he is.” As we all know he was not happy and he will not be working with his fellow countryman following their final match against Juventus, a 3-0 victory incidentally in which Ronaldinho bagged a brace. A fitting end to Leonardo’s reign at the San Siro. The Brazilian leaves behind a […]

Posted by David Schiavone On May - 18 - 2010 1 Comment READ FULL POST

The last time Inter Milan tasted the sweet sensation of Champions League glory was back in 1965 during the club’s “La Grande Inter” era. 45 years have passed since then. On Saturday, May 22nd, the Nerazzurri, under the guidance of the José “The Special One” Mourinho, have the chance to lift the prestigious trophy for the third time in club history with a victory against Bavarian giants, Bayern Munich. For a long time it has been the sole obsession of […]

Posted by Marzia Hazra On May - 18 - 2010 Comments Off READ FULL POST

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