Alessandro Del Piero

Francesco Baldini appointed as new Primavera Manager

The new season is rapidly approaching and the Juventus Primavera have a new manager, Francesco Baldini!<p>Having just won the U-17 Scudetto and Super …

Juventus

Ronaldo joins Juventus: what records can he break?

Following his switch from Real Madrid to Juventus, Cristiano Ronaldo is starting again from scratch in a new league – but records are doubtless on …

Soccer

Fernando Torres spurns MLS, signs to play in J1 League

TOSU, Japan (AP) Former Liverpool, Chelsea and Spain striker Fernando Torres signed to play for Sagan Tosu in the J1 League on Tuesday, dashing the …

Soccer

Alessandro Del Piero hails Juventus' £100m signing of Cristiano Ronaldo

Alessandro Del Piero hails Juventus' £100m signing of Cristiano Ronaldo as they look to dominate in Europe: 'He brings this incredible desire to</b> …

Soccer

Juventus’ docu-series making its way back to Netflix

<b>It’s always Football season for us mad fans but the world cup has worked its claws into many who would normally pass the good game in favour of</b> …

Lifestyle (South Africa)

By the numbers: Buffon ends record-smashing Juventus tenure on top

Gianluigi Buffon turned the page on a celebrated 17-year Juventus tenure on Saturday against Hellas Verona, and while the next chapter is yet to be …

Soccer

Legends hail Buffon as 'best of all time' as keeper nears PSG move

Serie A legends Paolo Maldini, Alessandro Del Piero and Leonardo all wished Gianluigi Buffon the best for the future as he nears a move to PSG

Soccer

Spanish report: Iniesta would prefer the A-League

The surprising report comes in the wake of Iniesta's failed transfer to Chinese Super League outfit Chongqing Lifan, who issued a statement saying …

Sport (Australia)

Soccer Star Alessandro Del Piero Serves Up Italian at N. 10 in Beverly Grove

Scallop crudo with passion fruit, fennel and pollen<p>Laura Gimbert/N.10 Restaurant<p>"Aside from football, opening a restaurant has always been my dream,” …

Los Angeles

Great games against Bologna through the years

Saturday night will be the 142nd game between Juventus and Bologna, and the 71st in Turin. The Bianconeri have won 70 times against the Bologna in …

Juventus

Former Italian soccer star Alessandro Del Piero scores Bel-Air abode with a view

Longtime soccer star Alessandro Del Piero and his wife, Sonia Amoruso, have paid $6.2 million for a modern mansion in the canyons of Bel-Air, records show.<p>Built in 2016, the 5,300-square-foot spread sits on a hill with views of the ocean, rolling hills and the Getty Museum.<p>Past a grand entry with …

Real Estate

Juventus & Italy Legend Alessandro Del Piero Slams Gianluigi Buffon for Michael Oliver Comments

Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero has admitted he 'struggled to understand' former teammate Gianluigi Buffon's controversial post-match comments …

Soccer

Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero defends Michael Oliver over Real Madrid penalty award during Champions League thriller

Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero leapt to the defence of referee Michael Oliver after he was slammed in a blistering attack by Gianluigi …

Soccer

Alessandro Del Piero critical of fellow Juventus legend Gianluigi Buffon after Real Madrid drama

GIANLUIGI Buffon raged late into the night after a wild match in Madrid as the Juventus legend was sent off in what was probably the final Champions …

Soccer

Gianluigi Buffon slammed by Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero for attack on Michael Oliver after Real Madrid meltdown

Gianluigi Buffon overstepped the mark by confronting referee Michael Oliver and launching a scathing attack on the Englishman during his post match …

Soccer

Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero criticises Gianluigi Buffon for reaction to Michael Oliver red card

The former Juventus playmaker Alessandro Del Piero has criticised Gianluigi Buffon’s reaction to being sent off by English referee Michael Oliver in the Champions League quarter-final second leg against Real Madrid for protesting the award of an injury-time penalty.<p>Buffon gave extensive interviews …

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Alessandro Del Piero Defends Michael Oliver After Gianluigi Buffon Criticism

Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero has backed referee Michael Oliver after the official was fiercely criticised by his former team-mate Gianluigi Buffon on Wednesday.<p>Buffon was red-carded for his protests towards the referee as Oliver awarded Los Blancos a late penalty during Juve's quarter-final …

Soccer

Del Piero takes the Champions League trophy to Cote d'Ivoire!

A winner of the tournament in 1996, the Juventus legend took part in the UEFA Champions League trophy tour in Abidjan and greeted thousands of fans<p>For the first time in his life, Alessandro Del Piero visited west Africa last month.<p>He was part of the UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour presented by …

Soccer

Soccer star Alessandro Del Piero just opened an Italian restaurant in Beverly Grove

From a new Italian restaurant in Beverly Grove to breakfast tacos in Highland Park, here's what's happening in the Los Angeles food and drink world.<p><b>Game time:</b> Alessandro Del Piero may be best known for his illustrious soccer career. The Italian player was part of the 2006 FIFA World Cup winning …

Lifestyle

Fiorentina 1998-99 - Story of the Kit

Fiorentina’s purple kit is among the most eye-catching in football. It’s simple, but unique. No other team in Europe’s major leagues wears the …

Soccer

Higuain proving he can step out of the shadows of Ronaldo and Messi

The Argentina front man has had to put up with more than his fair share of criticism but has nonetheless come into his own as a superstar for Juventus<p>Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero told <b>Goal</b> in his role as ambassador for the UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour Presented by Heineken that the …

Soccer

Ronaldo's Madrid 100: most goals for one #UCL club

Cristiano Ronaldo this week became the first player to score 100 goals for a single club in the UEFA Champions League – only ten in total have …

Soccer

Juventus 2 Tottenham 2: Eriksen completes comeback to give Spurs the edge

It looked bleak for Tottenham when Juventus opened up an early two-goal lead, but the Premier League side fought back to earn a draw.<p>Tottenham came from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 with Juventus in Tuesday's Champions League last-16 first-leg clash in Turin.<p>An early double from Gonzalo Higuain appeared to …

Soccer

Documentary goes behind the scenes with Italian football champions Juventus

Gianluigi Buffon will be among the Juventus players to star in a fly-on-the-wall documentary series on Netflix from February 16th, the reigning Serie …

Soccer

Ryan Giggs gets Wales job: his greatest moments

Ryan Giggs has been unveiled as the new coach of Wales, taking over a position left vacant following Chris Coleman's resignation in November.<p>The …

Soccer

Action! Real Madrid Star Cristiano Ronaldo Reveals What He'd Like to Do After Football

Real Madrid and world footballing star Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed to fellow legend of the game Alessandro del Piero that he would like to make …

Soccer

Cristiano Ronaldo tells Alessandro Del Piero why he snubbed Juventus in favour of Manchester United

Cristiano Ronaldo has recalled the moment he almost decided to join Juventus over Manchester United after leaving Sporting Lisbon.<p>Bianconeri great …

Soccer

The Week in Quotes

This week features Gordon Banks talking about one of the greatest saves in history, Kylian Mbappe revealing why he chose Paris over Madrid, and Zico …

Soccer

Win a Trip to Italy & Watch AS Roma v Juventus FC with Alessandro Del Piero

Donate $10 to support the American Cancer Society and you could win a trip to Italy, and join Alessandro Del Piero to watch AS Roma v Juventus FC in …

Soccer

Riedle calls for more Asian players to make the brave move to Europe

Borussia Dortmund legend, Karl-Heinz Riedle has challenged up-and-coming Asian players to seek contracts with European clubs.<p>May 28 1997 was fondly remembered by Riedle as one of his finest day as a professional footballer. It was the day that his Borussia Dortmund side upset the apple cart and …

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