Category: Italy

Maurizio Sarri Chelsea manager gets entry in Italy encyclopedia

Maurizio Sarri must be thrilled that his footballing philosophy is now part of the Italian language. Maurizio Sarri might still be waiting for the first trophy of his coaching career but the Chelsea head coach’s impact on the football world stretches far beyond mere silverware. “Sarrismo,” the term his followers […]

Italy boss Roberto Mancini upset over lack of Italians playing in Serie A

ESPN FC’s Julien Laurens and Gab Marcotti explain why Mario Balotelli’s hopes of returning to Serie A this summer were dashed. MILAN — Italy coach Roberto Mancini bemoaned the dearth of Italian players in Serie A as he focuses on youth in his attempt to get the Azzurri back to […]