Today we celebrate Nicola Ventola’s 39th birthday, and wonder why Erick Thohir’s favourite Interista never quite turned out how he was supposed to. For Football Italia.
Though the Azzurri went down fighting against Germany, Edo Dalmonte wonders if Italy should have risked more.
Edoardo Dalmonte asks whether last night’s 1-1 draw with Spain is evidence that the Azzurri are improving, or whether it masked some of their key weaknesses.
There’s no question the Azzurri are in transition, but Edo Dalmonte sees light at the end of the tunnel.