Tag Archives: Italy Women’s National Team

Balls and Boots and Bangers and … Golden Tweets?

21 Jul

I’m late bringing you this as I was waiting for a Women’s World Cup all-star team to be announced first. One hasn’t been and likely won’t be. I guess FIFA just wasn’t interested in doing this anymore. Oh well. At least we still have the individual awards to celebrate and debate. Continue reading

European Champions Send Brave Italy Home

1 Jul

First things first – this match was HOT. So hot that both coaches requested that the match be moved into the later hours of the day, especially since there was no night match being held that night. Sadly, but not surprisingly, FIFA said no. However, both teams had to handle these scorching temperatures and they did have two “cooling breaks” so while it wasn’t great for either team, neither team had it worse than the other. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Alia Guagni

1 Jul

Defender Alia has represented Italy at the senior level since 2009. She currently plays for Fiorentina.

Italy Gets the Job Done and Move onto the Quarterfinals

27 Jun

Anyone who has known me for any length of time knows I’m a die-hard Italian fan. The Azzurri and the Azzurre both hold a strong place in my heart. But sometimes even I have to question some of their decisions. Like Tuesday night. The Macarena? Really? Continue reading

Italy Win Group C even with a Loss to Brazil; Marta Breaks a Record

19 Jun

Regardless of how you feel about Marta, she is a force to be reckoned with and now she has a record to prove it.

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Cinque Terror?

15 Jun

Sorry for the really bad pun but a five goal fest put Italy on top of Group C on Friday and folks are starting to put two and two together. If you invest in a women’s league and give the ladies some resources, good things may indeed happen. Continue reading

The Daily Drool – WWC 2019 Group C – Italy: Sara Gama

13 Jun

Defender Sara is captaining Italy. She has represented her country at the senior level since 2006. She currently plays for Juventus.