Maldini expects to recover from coronavirus 'within a week'

2020-03-24 06:59

Former Italy football captain Paolo Maldini he expects to recover "within a week" after being diagnosed with the new coronavirus.

'Football can wait': Italy coach Mancini ready to play Euros in 2021

2020-03-16 06:04

Italy coach Roberto Mancini said Sunday he was ready for the European Championship to be postponed until 2021 amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Host city calls for Germany-Italy friendly to be cancelled

2020-03-05 20:36

The city of Nuremberg, which is due to host a friendly between Germany and Italy has asked for the fixture to be called off due to concerns over the coronavirus.

France resume Grand Slam bid despite coronavirus fears

2020-03-05 06:59

France continue their quest for a first Grand Slam in a decade this weekend despite concerns the coronavirus could wreck the tournament.

Irish govt urges cancellation of Italy rugby clash over virus

2020-02-26 06:20

Ireland's Six Nations rugby match with Italy in Dublin next month should be cancelled due to the coronavirus epidemic.

Women's Six Nations postponed amid coronavirus lockdown

2020-02-23 13:26

The women's Six Nations clash between Italy and Scotland scheduled for Sunday has been postponed because of the surge in the number of cases of the coronavirus.

Hogg expects Scotland to 'click into gear' against Italy

2020-02-21 21:03

Stuart Hogg believes Scotland can finally click into gear against Italy after a fumbling start to his first Six Nations' captaincy.

Harris accepts Six Nations pressure on Scotland

2020-02-20 22:16

Chris Harris has said everyone in the Scotland squad is well aware of the pressure they are under ahead of a crunch Six Nations Championship match away to Italy.

Italy's NZ-born lock eyes Scotland scalp

2020-02-10 11:48

Italy lock Dean Budd says they are targeting the visit of Scotland in two weeks' time to end their record winless Six Nations streak.

Galthie demands consistency after France triumph

2020-02-09 20:54

France coach Fabien Galthie stressed the need for consistency after watching his team go top of the Six Nations table with a victory over Italy.


Italy's Mbanda jumps from the back row to the coronavirus front line

2020-03-22 07:50

Italian international Maxime Mbanda has leapt from the back row on the rugby pitch to the front line in the fight against the coronavirus.

Coronavirus hits Germany friendly and Bundesliga derbies

2020-03-10 18:11

The Euro 2020 warm-up match between Germany and Italy in Nuremberg on 31 March will be played behind closed doors due to the coronavirus.

Six Nations postpone Italy-England match due to coronavirus

2020-03-05 15:22

Italy's concluding match against England in the Six Nations Championship on 14 March has been postponed due to concerns over the coronavirus.

Ireland v Italy Six Nations match postponed over coronavirus fears

2020-02-26 17:07

Ireland's Six Nations match with Italy in Dublin on March 7 has been postponed due to the coronavirus epidemic.

Six Nations Round 3 - what we learned

2020-02-24 08:31

A look at what we learned from the three matches of the third round of the 2020 Six Nations.

Scotland open Six Nations account with Italy win

2020-02-22 18:31

Scotland got their first win of the Six Nations tournament on Saturday with a 17-0 win over Italy in Rome.

Franco Smith smells blood as Italy brace for Scotland

2020-02-21 08:52

Franco Smith can smell blood as the new Italy coach prepares for a Six Nations match against Scotland.

Jones dropped as Townsend makes changes for Italy clash

2020-02-19 16:22

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend has dropped centre Huw Jones for the Six Nations match with Italy.

3 things we learned from France's win over Italy

2020-02-09 21:19

France remain unbeaten in the Six Nations after following up on their defeat of England with a victory over Italy.

France survive Storm Ciara, Italy comeback for Six Nations victory

2020-02-09 19:13

France staved off a comeback to beat Italy and secure their second win from two matches in this year's Six Nations in strong winds.

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