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Italy vs. Belgium – a family feud!

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Italy vs. Belgium – a family feud!

Sergio, living in Belgium with Italian roots, tells us the story of his love for the Azzurri, his Belgium-supporting girlfriend and son as ref...

23 August 2021

Happy birthday to Marco Materazzi!

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Happy birthday to Marco Materazzi!

Champion of the world with the National Team at the 2006 World Cup in Germany, "Matrix" played 41 times for the Azzurri, scoring two goals

19 August 2021

Happy Birthday to Gianni Rivera!

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Happy Birthday to Gianni Rivera!

A European Champion in 1968, the Golden Boy won the Ballon d'Or in 1969. He made 60 appearances and scored 14 goals for Italy...

18 August 2021

Happy birthday to Giorgio Chiellini, the Azzurri captain!

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Happy birthday to Giorgio Chiellini, the Azzurri captain!

The National Team defender, who led the Azzurri to EURO 2020 victory at Wembley on July 11 wearing the captain's armband, turns 37 today...

14 August 2021

Happy birthday to Mario Balotelli!

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Happy birthday to Mario Balotelli!

14 goals in 36 Azzurri appearances, today Super Mario turns 31

12 August 2021

The online school chat that became a virtual stadium for the National Team

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The online school chat that became a virtual stadium for the National Team

Teacher Antonella talks about the Italian team's European Championship and how she discovered that football is a perfect metaphor for life...

09 August 2021

A family coated in blue!

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A family coated in blue!

Daniele from La Spezia tells how he followed Chiellini and his teammates’ European triumph, in a story that includes relatives, superstition and... grilled meat.

09 August 2021

Happy birthday to Filippo Inzaghi, a 2006 World Champion!

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Happy birthday to Filippo Inzaghi, a 2006 World Champion!

The former striker turns 48 today. He scored 25 goals in 57 appearances for Italy, meaning he sits in sixth place in the Azzurri’s all-time top goalscorer list...

09 August 2021

A tricolour Ape on the streets of Feltre!

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A tricolour Ape on the streets of Feltre!

To celebrate the Azzurri's victory at the European Championship, Jessica and Davide decorated grandfather Rocco's old Ape in Italian colours...

03 August 2021

Happy birthday to Emerson Palmieri!

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Happy birthday to Emerson Palmieri!

The National Team full back, and freshly crowned European Champion, turns 27; he has made 19 appearances for the Azzurri

03 August 2021

Happy birthday to Domenico Berardi!

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Happy birthday to Domenico Berardi!

The Azzurri striker, a brand-new European Champion, turns 27

01 August 2021

Victory at Wembley, as told by Italian emigrants in London…

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Victory at Wembley, as told by Italian emigrants in London…

Dora, who has lived and worked in London for over nine years, paints a picture of the scene as the Azzurri conquered Europe in the English capital
Thursday 29 July 2021

29 July 2021

The Champions of Europe return to the pitch in September

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The Champions of Europe return to the pitch in September

The Azzurri's first match back is a World Cup Qualifier against Bulgaria, scheduled for Thursday 2 in Florence...

26 July 2021

Best wishes to Angelo Di Livio, who turns 55 today!

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Best wishes to Angelo Di Livio, who turns 55 today!

A dynamic and versatile midfielder, he won it all at Juventus. With Italy, he was involved in two European Championships and the same number of World Cups...

26 July 2021

Happy birthday to Daniele De Rossi and Dino Baggio

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Happy birthday to Daniele De Rossi and Dino Baggio

The 2006 World Cup winner and current National Team staff member turns 38 years old, while the midfield protagonist of the 1994 World Cup turns 50...

24 July 2021

Send us your story of EURO 2020 support for the Azzurri!

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Send us your story of EURO 2020 support for the Azzurri!

What was your experience of our Euro 2020 triumph? The best anecdotes will be published on www.figc.it/en Find out how to get involved!
Friday 23 July 2021

23 July 2021

The beauty of the Azzurri Renaissance boom on social media

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The beauty of the Azzurri Renaissance boom on social media

The Euros has brought the Azzurri digital platforms over a billion impressions; they played a major part in a viral campaign on Italian Renaissance masterpieces...

16 July 2021

The European Champions’ individual records and numbers at Euro 2020

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The European Champions’ individual records and numbers at Euro 2020

The most interesting facts and figures relating to our Azzurri heroes...

15 July 2021

 Italy’s Euro 2020 adventure: all the stats

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Italy’s Euro 2020 adventure: all the stats

Discover the most interesting facts and figures to come from the Azzurri’s European Championship triumph...

14 July 2021

Gianluigi Donnarumma is fans’ Man of the Match for Italy vs. England

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Gianluigi Donnarumma is fans’ Man of the Match for Italy vs. England

The goalkeeper, decisive last night, won the most votes from fans on the FIGC website

12 July 2021