Tag Archives: Roberto Mancini

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Lombardo announced as Mancini’s assistant for the Azzurri

Former Lazio Midfielder Attilio Lombardo has been announced as Roberto Mancini’s assistant for the Italian National Team. Lombardo, after his experiences working with Sinisa Mihajlovic at Torino, will reunite with Mancini; their last time working together was during Mancini’s tenure at Galatasaray. The FIGC announced the appointment

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Italy, Mancini calls Acerbi after Romagnoli injury

Another injury problem for Gennaro Gattuso and the Rossoneri. According to Sky Sport, starting center-half Alessio Romagnoli has had to leave Coverciano due to a muscle contraction in his leg. The 23-year-old who has played in 11 Serie A TIM matches this season, scoring two

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No striker, no problem: is this the way forward for the Azzuri?

This past Sunday, Roberto Mancini acquired his first competitive win since taking over as the Italian national team manager. Playing free-flowing football that was pleasing on the eye, the nation did so without a recognized number 9 – a surprising feat. Here, Vijay Rahaman (@TriniSportsGuy) takes

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Immobile makes cameo as Italy draw with Ukraine

Roberto Mancini’s winless run as head coach of the Italian national team continued last night as the Azzurri were held to a 1-1 draw by Ukraine. Lazio’s Ciro Immobile came off of the bench in the 56th minute, replacing Federico Bernardeschi, who found the net