When Spain lost its opening two games in Brazil the first defending champion to do so it was the third time in four World Cups that the... ...http://www.thehindu.com/sport/football/fifa-2014/the-curse-of-champions-continues-to-haunt-the-world-cup/article6171309.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Prandelli took over from Marcello Lippi as coach in 2010, after Italy were also knocked out in the first round in South Africa as defending... ...http://ibnlive.in.com/news/world-cup-2014-italys-coach-prandelli-offers-to-resign-after-exit/481665-5-21.html
Andrea Pirlo must come with a health warning highly injurious to rival defences and goalkeepers. Joe Hart would agree, flummoxed by the floaters... ...http://www.thehindu.com/sport/football/fifa-2014/the-bearded-genius/article6130854.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
MANGARATIBA: Mario Balotelli is making the most of his first World Cup. The mercurial Italy forward proposed to his Belgian girlfriend last week,... ...http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/sports/mario-balotelli-making-the-most-of-world-cup-2014/articleshow/36677396.cms
They may have a combined age of 71 but Gianluigi Buffon and Andrea Pirlo are as hungry as Italy's young guns as they embark on a possible World Cup... ...http://sports.ndtv.com/football/news/225305-fifa-world-cup-gianluigi-buffon-andrea-pirlo-still-hungry-for-italian-job?pform=showcase
Football Biography 2
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