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Criscito flies to Italy for match-fixing hearing


July 15th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, July 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Zenit St. Petersburg left-back Domenico Criscito flew to Rome Sunday to face match-fixing questions from the Italian football federation.Criscito was dropped from Italy's Euro 2012 ... Read more...

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New match-fixing scandal hits Italy


May 10th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 10 (IANS) A total of 22 clubs and 61 individuals have been placed under investigation in the newest scandal to hit Italian football.The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced ... Read more...

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Prandelli to take over from Lippi earlier than expected


June 26th, 2010 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Rome, June 25 (DPA) The Italian football federation has scheduled for Thursday the official appointment of Cesare Prandelli as coach of the national team, ANSA news agency reported Friday. Prandelli, 52, signed a ... Read more...

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Allegations of bribery hit Italy team ahead of do or die clash


June 24th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 24 (ANI): World champions Italy, who might have to face the shame of a first-round exit today, were heaped with more embarrassment amid allegations of bribery on coach Marcello Lippi's ... Read more...

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Amauri unavailable for Italy’s World Cup qualifiers


September 8th, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 8 (DPA) The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) has said it doesn't expect Brazilian striker Amauri to be naturalized citizen and, therefore, available for the Italian national team before the end ... Read more...

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Wales and Scotland abandon Euro 2016 bid, Italy considers bid


March 3rd, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (DPA) Scotland and Wales have abandoned plans for a joint bid to host the 2016 European Championships, but Italy said they were thinking about bidding for the tournament. The president ... Read more...

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World champion coach Lippi to replace Donadoni


June 27th, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Milan, June 27 (DPA) Italian football federation (FIGC) called back world champion coach Marcello Lippi hours after sacking his successor Roberto Donadoni. Lippi, 60, had long been rumoured to return to the ... Read more...

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Abete refuses to back Donadoni following Euro exit


June 23rd, 2008 - 7:50 am ICT by IANS
DPA Vienna, June 23 (DPA) Italian football federation (FIGC) President Giancarlo Abete refused to say Sunday whether Roberto Donadoni would hold onto his job in the wake of Italy's quarter-final penalty shoot-out loss ... Read more...

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