Five changes for Italy in Brunel farewell

2016-03-17 21:23

Italy coach Jacques Brunel has made five changes to his team to face Wales in their Six Nations finale in Cardiff.

Coach's silence will doom Italy

2015-09-16 17:54

Former Italian international Mirco Bergamasco has claimed that poor communication by coach Jacques Brunel will doom Italy's World Cup campaign.

Brunel names Italy RWC squad

2015-06-04 23:25

Italy coach Jacques Brunel has unveiled a provisional 40-man squad for the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

Azzurri seeking efficiency

2015-02-04 15:35

Jacques Brunel has called on his wounded Italy squad to regain their belief and efficiency in time for a Six Nations campaign.

Brunel hands debut to Vunisa

2014-11-20 18:00

Samuela Vunisa will make his Italy debut against the Springboks in the only change to the side that lost to Argentina.

Brunel warns of backlash

2014-02-20 17:53

Italy coach Jacques Brunel has warned against a possible backlash from Scotland in their Six Nations clash in Rome.

Brunel fancies French upset

2014-02-07 18:51

Italy coach Jacques Brunel said he believes his side can cause an upset and beat France in their Six Nations clash in Paris.

Brunel bemoans 'fragile' Italy

2014-01-27 21:47

Italy coach Jacques Brunel hawws complained that his side is still "fragile" ahead of their Six Nations bow against Wales.

Italy wary of wounded Aussies

2013-11-08 09:27

Italy have a historic first victory over a wounded Wallabies side in their sights but remain wary of a backlash.

Italy change 10 for Scotland

2013-06-20 16:16

Only five of the Italy team who were trounced by Samoa last weekend have survived for their play-off against Scotland in Pretoria.


SA-born duo in Italy squad

2016-01-07 11:09

Two SA-born players are among 20 uncapped players named by Italy coach Jacques Brunel in his Six Nations training squad.

Italy's RWC plans hit by financial spat

2015-06-15 19:11

Italy's RWC preparations got off on the wrong foot when players refused to take part in the first training session in a row over pay.

Brunel rings the changes

2015-02-25 17:43

Jacques Brunel has been forced to make six changes to Italy's starting XV ahead of their Six Nations clash against Scotland.

Defence key against Boks: Brunel

2014-11-21 09:07

Italy coach Jacques Brunel is calling on the Azzurri defence to limit the expected damage against an "extremely efficient" SA.

Brunel rings the changes

2014-03-06 18:28

Italy will be without their injured captain Sergio Parisse for their Six Nations clash against Ireland in Dublin.

Brunal keeps Italy unchanged

2014-02-11 20:28

Italy coach Jacques Brunel has named the same squad for the forthcoming Six Nations games with Scotland and Ireland.

Italy target fast start

2014-01-30 19:30

Italy coach Jacques Brunel is hoping for a "strong performance" from his side when they line up against Wales in vthe Six Nations.

Brunel hands Allan a start

2013-11-21 18:08

Italy coach Jacques Brunel will hand former Scotland under-20 player Tommaso Allan his full debut when the Azzurri host Argentina.

Italy wary of wounded Aussies

2013-11-07 18:00

Italy coach Jacques Brunel has said he would not be taking a wounded Australia for granted ahead of their Test in Turin.

Italy name squad for SA tour

2013-05-10 17:02

Italy coach Jacques Brunel included four uncapped players in his 32-man squad for their upcoming tour of South Africa.

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