Italy focus

Unanswered questions remain for Italy

October 14, 2010
By Roberto Gotta
Qualifiers for the World Cup and the European Championship are seen by most Italian fans less as competitive, unmissable affairs than chances to witness the progress towards another inevitably exciting month of June, every two years, when all of that will come to fruition.

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