Football

Antonio Conte is first choice for Italian Football Federation boss

Antonio Conte’s Chelsea are third in the Premier League Italian Football Federation president Carlo Tavecchio has hinted that Chelsea boss Antonio Conte would be his first choice to be the new Azzurri coach. Conte left the job for Chelsea after Euro 2016, but replacement Giampiero Ventura was sacked after Italy lost to Sweden in the […]

Football

Anne Frank’s diary to be read at Italian league matches

Lazio president Claudio Lotito visited a synagogue in Rome following the incident A passage of Anne Frank’s diary will be read before all Italian matches this week after an anti-Semitic incident at Rome’s Olympic Stadium on Sunday. Lazio fans posted stickers of the Holocaust victim wearing a Roma jersey alongside anti-Semitic slogans. Lazio, who share […]

Golf

Tyrrell Hatton beats Ross Fisher to Italian Open title

Hatton did not drop a shot after the third hole in the third round Italian Open final leaderboard -21 T Hatton (Eng); -20 R Fisher (Eng), K Aphibarnrat (Tha); -19 M Wallace (Eng); -18 M Fraser (Aus); -17 D Horsey (Eng), T Fleetwood (Eng), F Molinari (It), G Coetzee (SA); -16 N Bertasio (It), MA […]

Golf

Italian Open: Matt Wallace two ahead as Tyrrell Hatton shares second

Wallace has dropped only two shots over the three rounds of the tournament Italian Open third-round leaderboard -17 M Wallace (Eng); -15 T Hatton (Eng), F Molinari (It); -14 G Coetzee (SA), K Aphibarnrat (Tha); -13 T Fleetwood (Eng), B An (Kor), M Kieffer (Ger); -12 M Fitzpatrick (Eng), A Canizares (Sp), R Fisher (Eng), […]

Golf

Italian Open: England’s Matt Wallace shares lead at halfway point

England’s Matt Wallace is 150th in the world rankings Italian Open second-round leaderboard -13 M Fraser (Aus), M Wallace (Eng); -11 K Aphibarnrat (Tha), J Donaldson (Wal); -10 F Molinari (Ita); -9 E Pepperell (Eng), S Garcio (Spa), A Connelly (Can), A Bjork (Swe), T Hatton (Eng) Selected others: -8 D Horsey (Eng), R Fisher […]

Football

Carlo Ancelotti: Bayern Munich sack Italian manager

Carlo Ancelotti has won league titles in four countries, and is the joint most successful manager in European Cup history Carlo Ancelotti has been sacked as manager of Bayern Munich. Following Wednesday’s 3-0 Champions League defeat by Paris St-Germain, the club’s board has decided to dismiss the Italian, who replaced Pep Guardiola at the start […]