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Italy had booked their hotel for Russia 2018 – but Denmark could capitalise on their misfortune

Italy had booked their hotel for Russia 2018 – but Denmark could capitalise on their misfortune

Apparently, the Italians were confident enough of qualification to sort their hotel. Fortunately for them, someone might want to buy their booking... 17 Nov 2017
Azzuri on the brink after defeat to Sweden

Azzuri on the brink after defeat to Sweden

While Australia are battling through their own qualification journey to Russia in 2018, a far more prestigious nation’s struggles are flying under the radar. 11 Nov 2017
Mario Balotelli finds hilarious way to entertain himself during the international break

Mario Balotelli finds hilarious way to entertain himself during the international break

Super Mario lives up to his nicknameas he races friends round an obstacle course driving a ridiculous vehicle. 13 Oct 2017
Andrea Pirlo to retire and seduce your wife

Andrea Pirlo to retire and seduce your wife

Ex-Juventus schemer to instruct your wife in the art of love, Back of the Net reveal 10 Oct 2017
9 managers who returned to ex-clubs – and what happened next

9 managers who returned to ex-clubs – and what happened next

They say you should never go back,but managers do: Jupp Heynckes has returned to Bayern Munichfor a fourth stint in charge. Josh McLoughlin selects nine other bosses who couldnt stay away 8 Oct 2017
Quiz! Can you name the top three scorers from the last 6 World Cups?

Quiz! Can you name the top three scorers from the last 6 World Cups?

The Golden Boot, Silver Boot and Bronze Boot winners from the last half-dozen World Cup tournaments please 5 Oct 2017
Quiz! Name the 16 top European scorers in World Cup 2018 qualifying

Quiz! Name the 16 top European scorers in World Cup 2018 qualifying

The players whove banged in the goals propelling their nations toward Russia. Can you name them? 4 Oct 2017
Why Chelsea's summer is nowhere near as bad as you think – and it's all because of Antonio Conte

Why Chelsea's summer is nowhere near as bad as you think – and it's all because of Antonio Conte

The Blues boss has a unique set of skills that few managers can match, explains Thore Haugstad 8 Sep 2017
Quiz! Can you name these 50 football players by their nicknames?

Quiz! Can you name these 50 football players by their nicknames?

Do you know your Little Peas from your Golden Balls? If so, its time to prove it 24 Aug 2017
FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: No.15, Franco Baresi

FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: No.15, Franco Baresi

Committed, intelligent and with a thirst for clean sheets, the Italian central defender also set up play from the back with unerring ease 27 Jul 2017
FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: No.18 Giuseppe Meazza

FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: No.18 Giuseppe Meazza

Inters controversial, goalscoring superstar led Italy to World Cup glory in 1934 and 1938 26 Jul 2017
FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: No.20, Paolo Maldini

FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: No.20, Paolo Maldini

The imperiousItalian spent 25 years at Milan achieving glory and acclaim as one of the greatest defenders football has ever seen 26 Jul 2017
FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: 60-51

FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: 60-51

Milan's greatest goalscorer, Brazil's World Cup record-breaker and the most intense kiss of the World Cup. 26 Jul 2017
FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: 30 to 21

FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: 30 to 21

The greatest player of the mid-2000s, the 20th century's most intimidating keeper and England's fairytale hero. 26 Jul 2017
FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: 40 to 31

FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: 40 to 31

Italy's golden boy, Spain's only Ballon dOr winner and the ageless Wizard of the Dribble... 26 Jul 2017
FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: 70-61

FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: 70-61

The second Johan, two great goalkeepers and the English striker who scored 60 goals in one season 25 Jul 2017
FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: 80-71

FourFourTwo's 100 Greatest Footballers EVER: 80-71

A dominant centre-half and a prolific striker - and thats just John Charles on his own. Part three takes in players from Wales, Scotland, France, Italy and beyond 25 Jul 2017
12 of football's weirdest kit launches

12 of football's weirdest kit launches

Wacky transfer announcements are all the rage right now, but clubs also like to get creative with their new gear unveilings too. Nick Moore looks at the strangest we ever saw. 18 Jul 2017
Ranked! Football's 10 most shocking matches of the last 20 years

Ranked! Football's 10 most shocking matches of the last 20 years

Three years ago, Brazil's World Cup humbling rocked football. But what other results over the last two decades have sent the biggest shockwaves through the football world? 10 Jul 2017
Ikonomidis set for Serie B switch

Ikonomidis set for Serie B switch

Fringe Socceroos winger Chris Ikonomidis has been linked with a loan return to Italian Serie B club Salernitana according to Italian media. 7 Jul 2017
In the mag: Griezmann hits back! When Serie A was king! Lizarazu One-on-One!

In the mag: Griezmann hits back! When Serie A was king! Lizarazu One-on-One!

Get your hands on the latest edition of FourFourTwo magazine, available to buyin print or alternativelyon iPad and iPhone from Wednesday, July 5 5 Jul 2017