Mancini mulls Italy strike options for USA friendly

2018-11-19 07:39

Roberto Mancini will try out an experimental side in a friendly against the US as the Italian coach searches for a solution to Italy's goalscoring problem.

Italy going for the kill against wounded Wallabies

2018-11-16 13:00

Italy are looking to turn the screw on Michael Cheika and gun for their first ever win over ailing Australia, who are in the mire after a terrible recent run of results.

Hayward returns for Italy against Australia

2018-11-15 16:53

Jayden Hayward returns for Italy with the New Zealand-born fullback the only change for the Azzurri's second November Test match against Australia in Padua.

Italy too strong for spirited Georgia

2018-11-10 18:44

Italy proved too strong for Georgia as they claimed a hard-fought 28-17 victory in their November international in Florence on Saturday.

Larmour hat-trick as Ireland rout Italy

2018-11-04 06:42

Rising star Jordan Larmour scored a hat-trick as Six Nations champions Ireland outclassed Italy at Soldier Field in Chicago.

Last-gasp Biraghi saves Italy, gives Mancini first win

2018-10-15 07:07

Cristiano Biraghi snatched a late victory to give new Italy coach Roberto Mancini his first competitive victory and keep the Azzurri's Nations League hopes alive.

Italy look abroad, pick NZ and SA-born flanks

2018-10-10 18:52

South African-born Johan Meyer and New Zealander Jimmy Tuivaiti have been called up by Italy coach Conor O'Shea for the first time ahead of their end of year Tests.

Mancini defiant as Italy crisis deepens

2018-09-11 15:51

Roberto Mancini remains defiant his strategy will reap rewards after a 1-0 defeat to Portugal in the Nations League piled pressure on the Italy coach.

Italy look to strike back from Japan rugby thrashing

2018-06-15 12:09

Italy have promised to hit back against Japan in their second rugby Test after suffering a bloody nose in last weekend's opener.

Leonardo Ghiraldini named Italy captain

2018-06-07 11:41

Italy head coach Conor O'Shea has appointed veteran hooker Leonardo Ghiraldini as captain for their encounter with Japan in Oita on Saturday.


Wallabies prove too strong for Italy

2018-11-17 20:55

Fijian wing Marika Koroibete scored two tries as Australia beat Italy in Padua to relieve the pressure on under-fire coach Michael Cheika.

Italy captain Parisse ruled out against All Blacks

2018-11-15 21:14

Italy captain Sergio Parisse will miss the final November Test match against world champions New Zealand in Rome.

Wallabies hand debuts to 2 for Italy Test

2018-11-15 15:28

Jordan Petaia and Jake Gordon will make their Wallabies debuts in Padova as Michael Cheika backs new faces to get the job started against Italy.

Italy captain Parisse injured for Georgia Test

2018-11-08 21:52

Italy captain Sergio Parisse has been ruled out of the Azzurri team for their opening November Test match against Georgia in Florence.

Experimental Ireland to face Italy in Chicago

2018-11-02 12:12

Ireland return to the scene of one of their greatest victories as the Six Nations champions face Italy at Chicago's Soldier Field.

Italy held by Ukraine as Genoa bridge victims remembered

2018-10-11 07:30

Italy were held by Ukraine in an international friendly in Genoa during which the victims of the bridge collapse in the city were remembered.

Italy prop Panico arrested for alleged drug trafficking

2018-09-30 17:45

Italy international Sami Panico has been arrested for alleged "possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking".

Italian job: Azzurri beat Japan to tie rugby series

2018-06-16 09:25

Italy completed a nail-biting 25-22 away win over Japan on Saturday to tie their two-Test series against the 2019 World Cup hosts.

Japan turn on the style to stun Italy

2018-06-09 09:54

Japan conjured a hat-trick of magical scores to floor Six Nations side Italy 34-17 on Saturday in the first game of their two-match rugby series.

Captaincy would be signal against racism - Balotelli

2018-06-04 10:58

Italy striker Mario Balotelli said on Sunday that giving him the captain's armband would be a signal against racism in the country.

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