Happy birthday, Andrea Pirlo - Football
Happy birthday, Andrea PirloFootball ItaliaBorn in Fiero near Brescia, the young Pirlo began his career with Brescia playing in a trequartista role. His performances soon led to a move to Inter, but he struggled to break into the squad in the 1998-99 campaign and was loaned to Reggina. After ...
Posted on 19 May 2017 | 3:12 am
World-Class Series [No11]: Roberto Baggio
Liverpool-KopWorld-Class Series [No11]: Roberto Baggio (Juve, Milan, Inter, Italy). Was he 'world-class'?Liverpool-KopConclusion: Baggio had a specific, measurable impact at all three levels of football. Helped his respective teams win league titles, and a European trophy (at a time when Juve were not consistently in the European Cup). Baggio's goals and assists also ...
Posted on 18 May 2017 | 9:17 am
On this Day - May 18 2016: Liverpool were
the Irish NewsOn this Day - May 18 2016: Liverpool were beaten 3-1 by Sevilla in the Europa League finalthe Irish News1990: Roberto Baggio was transferred from Fiorentina to Juventus for a then world record £7.7million. 2001: Sir Alex Ferguson announced he would sever all ties with Manchester United at the end of the season - a decision he went back on in February ...
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 10:06 pm
Roberto Baggio, il vicentino che conquistò
Pianeta MilanRoberto Baggio, il vicentino che conquistò il Milan - Pianeta MilanPianeta MilanIl 16 maggio 2004 Roberto Baggio, uno dei più grandi di sempre, salutava il calcio a San Siro dopo Milan-Brescia 4-2. Ripercorriamo il suo passato rossonero.and more »
Posted on 16 May 2017 | 3:13 am
Vincenzo Grifo: Freiburg's tap that refuses
Bundesliga - official websiteVincenzo Grifo: Freiburg's tap that refuses to turn offBundesliga - official websiteBaggio's touch was sublime – almost second to none – and Grifo has shown similarly magnetic properties, receiving the ball on average more than any of his teammates. Having possession is one thing, knowing what to do with the ball is another, and the ...
Posted on 3 May 2017 | 10:58 am
Fiorentina youngster relishing victory over
The attacking midfielder’s decision to wear the prestigious number 10 shirt – previously adorned by club legends such as Giancarlo Antognoni and Roberto Baggio – demonstrates the confidence of the former Primavera star as he seeks to establish ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
The 5 things to look out for in this
pic.twitter.com/HfUbnoVKvp — JuventusFC (@juventusfcen) August 6, 2015 Pogba has taken over the iconic number 10 jersey, which has been worn with great distinction by club legends including Alessandro Del Piero, Roberto Baggio, and most recently ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 10:20 am
Chelsea Transfer News: Latest Targets, Deals
Alessandro Del Piero and Roberto Baggio. From Juventus' perspective, it makes no sense to sell Pogba this summer, regardless of the fee. As one of the world's top young players, his value will remain just as high going into the 2016-17 season, and Europe's ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Paul Pogba to Chelsea: Mourinho won't rule
Standard Sport understands Juventus are reluctant to sell their prize asset and have shown their intent by giving him the No10 shirt worn by club legends Michel Platini, Zinedine Zidane and Roberto Baggio to name just three. The speculation has continued ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 4:53 am
Serie A preview: Juventus are favourites for
Federico Bernardeschi (Fiorentina): Known as 'The New Roberto Baggio', the 21-year-old Fiorentina forward is composed, technical and earmarked for greatness. Geoffrey Kondogbia (Inter): Inter hope this imposing figure will be the new Patrick Vieira.
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 1:46 am