Jan 26, 2013 15:11 EST
An Alberto Paloschi strike in the 61st minute handed Chievo a shock 1-0 win and derailed Lazio's Serie A title hopes on Saturday.
Jan 22, 2013 17:14 EST
Lazio scored late on to hold Juventus to a 1-1 draw in Turin in the first leg of their Italian Cup semi-final on Tuesday.
Dec 15, 2012 18:22 EST
Miroslav Klose struck a superb late winner as Lazio beat Inter Milan 1-0 at the Olympic Stadium on Saturday to indirectly boost Juventus's hopes of extending their lead before Christmas.
Nov 18, 2012 07:11 EST
Roma sporting director Franco Baldini says the Serie A club have no intention of selling unsettled Italian international midfielder Daniele De Rossi, according to reports Sunday.
Nov 12, 2012 13:30 EST
Italy coach Cesare Prandelli said on Monday that his dropping of experienced midfielder Daniele De Rossi for Wednesday's friendly with France for being sent off at the weekend would teach him a lesson.
Nov 11, 2012 17:22 EST
Juventus's Serie A title chances were given an unexpected boost on Sunday when Atalanta stunned Inter Milan 3-1 to dominate the 'Nerazzurro Derby' in Bergamo.
Nov 11, 2012 13:50 EST
Stuttering Lazio relaunched their Serie A campaign by dominating Roma 3-1 in a rain-lashed Rome derby, as high-flying Fiorentina piled the pressure on AC Milan and Napoli fought back to beat Genoa 4-2 on Sunday.
Oct 31, 2012 19:01 EDT
Former Manchester United forward Paul Pogba struck in injury time to hand Juventus a 2-1 win over Bologna on Wednesday as the champions opened up a six-point gap on Napoli.
Oct 29, 2012 10:59 EDT
Juventus director general Beppe Moratta has moved to quash claims of a conspiracy after the Serie A champions' controversial win at Catania on Sunday.
Oct 28, 2012 18:14 EDT
Controversy with more betting implications returned to Italy's top flight Sunday as Juventus extended their lead and nine-man Lazio dropped to fourth after a bad-tempered away defeat to Fiorentina.
Aug 20, 2012 11:45 EDT
Juventus coach Antonio Conte and his deputy Angelo Alessio on Monday began their bid to overturn a lengthy ban from football for failing to report suspicions of match-fixing at a previous club.
Aug 10, 2012 12:55 EDT
Juventus on Friday announced their "full support" for coach Antonio Conte and said they were preparing an appeal, after the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) banned him for 10 months as part of a match-fixing investigation.
Aug 10, 2012 05:11 EDT
Juventus coach Antonio Conte was on Friday banned for 10 months by a disciplinary commission investigating the "Calcioscommesse" match-fixing scandal, according to the Italian news agency Ansa.
Jun 24, 2012 13:08 EDT
The small man in the baseball cap looks like any other customer as he watches Euro 2012 in the busy coffee shop. It's not until he turns and offers a wager that his real intention is revealed.
Jun 01, 2012 12:33 EDT
Cesare Prandelli says he would have no problem pulling Italy out of the European Championships, which start in a week's time, if that decision was taken to avoid tarnishing the image of the game.
May 29, 2012 15:25 EDT
Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque on Tuesday blasted the betting scandal which has engulfed Italian football as bad for the game.
May 29, 2012 15:14 EDT
Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti on Tuesday suggested that football should be suspended for two to three years in the wake of the latest match-fixing scandal.
May 29, 2012 12:57 EDT
Italy have twice before won the World Cup following a match-fixing scandal but coach Cesare Prandelli says he does not read too much into that statistic.
May 28, 2012 13:17 EDT
Domenico Criscito was on Monday dropped from Italy's Euro 2012 squad after his room at the side's training camp was searched by police as part of a match-fixing probe that also saw Lazio captain Stefano Mauri arrested.
May 28, 2012 07:49 EDT
Domenico Criscito will not be part of Italy's Euro 2012 squad following his implication in the "Calcioscommesse" match-fixing scandal, Italian football federation vice-president Demetrio Albertini said Monday.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Date of birth||January 8, 1980|
|Place of birth||Monza, Italy|
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft 1⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder|
1 Senior club appearances and goals