Few appreciate just how difficult it was for Luciano Spalletti to lead Roma into second, I write for Football Italia
ESPN Column: Is Inter’s 3-1 win over Lazio good news? Yes, but only up to a point
For ESPN: Inter Milan are a mess, and it goes beyond the choice of a new Coach.
In this ESPN piece, I discuss what Antonio Conte would bring to Inter, but warn fans that there are few quick fixed in football, despite his record.
With the first step towards a potential Treble this weekend, I argue for Football Italia that Max Allegri has always been underestimated.
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.
Finally a win! I review Inter’s 3-1 triumph at the Olimpico, though poor refereeing played its part, too… For ESPN
My latest editorial piece on Inter, assessing what the Nerazzurri’s Ideal Coach (or Luciano Spalletti) needs to be like. For ESPN
A look back at Lazio’s 1999/2000 Scudetto season. Dramatic, spectacular and earned against all the odds… for Football Italia
Simone Inzaghi’s side must be perfect in the Coppa Italia Final, I write for Football Italia
For ESPN: I question whether Inter’s problem is really mental, or rather, whether there aren’t other underlying issues behind their decline
Let’s talk Roberto Mancini! One of two articles I wrote this week on Inter’s gaffer