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October 26, 2009
Posted by Sumeet Paul on 10/26/2009
‘In Italy the most important thing is winning’.
A frank and truthful statement from Fabio ‘Il Capitano’ Cannavaro. However, despite the improvement in results in the past week, the level of performance is far from desirable. What seems to be the root of the problem? Is it irrelevant that the team is playing so poorly if the positive results continue? One thing is certain, with Sampdoria travelling to Turin on Wednesday, Ciro Ferrara will need to see a drastic improvement from his troops.
October 14, 2009
Posted by Sumeet Paul on 10/14/2009

Passport? Check. Sunglasses? Check. Vuvuzela? Hmm perhaps not. With a stroke of Alberto Gilardino’s foot in the 90th minute in Dublin on Saturday night, La Nazionale confirmed their place at next year’s World Cup. The Fiorentina hit man described it as ‘the most important goal of his international career so far’, and boy was he right.

David Young After watching his first Serie A game as a youngster, Sumeet Paul has been an avid fan of Italian football ever since. Offering in-depth and opinionated views, coupled with a humourous element, he has a strong desire to become involved in sports writing. Pairing up his life's two greatest loves; football and talking, he would appreciate any feedback and general football conversation, you can email him at or you can follow him on twitter @italiafooty

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