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July 6, 2010
Posted by Sumeet Paul on 07/06/2010

After the humiliating experience in South Africa, la Nazionale arrived home with little left intact. Finishing bottom of a group containing Paraguay, Slovakia and New Zealand, it is the latest in a line of embarrassments that face the Azzurri. With Marcello Lippi and several of his old-guard hanging up their national boots, it is well and truly the end of an era.

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