1. The Science of Superior Football Vision at the FIFA World Cup

    All great players seem to be gifted with an innate ability to read the game better than anyone else—effortlessly finding open space while making passes without so much as a glance...

    Ross  Edgley Written by Ross Edgley about 15 days ago 8,779 reads 32 comments

  2. Twitter Reacts to Mario Balotelli, Andrea Pirlo's Performances vs. Uruguay

    Italy were dumped out of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil on Tuesday in Natal, as Uruguay won 1-0 to see themselves through to the last 16 in place of the Azzurri ...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 17 days ago 6,053 reads 3 comments

  3. Andrea Pirlo: Why the Legend Is Worth Every Penny of His New Contract

    Thirteen days ago, Andrea Pirlo put pen to paper on a two-year contract extension with Juventus . He will be 37 years old by the time the contract is over, but the ageless architect is worth every single cent of that new deal...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 18 days ago 7,126 reads 4 comments

  4. World Cup 2014: Has Italy Botched Its Chance to Advance to Knockout Stage?

    With a key win in its first match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup over England, Italy seemed poised to seamlessly advance to the knockout stage, but a shocking unfavorable result in its second fixture on Friday may have dire consequences for the Azzurri...

    Robert Pace Written by Robert Pace about 21 days ago 7,845 reads 31 comments

  5. Where Andrea Pirlo Ranks Among Italy's All-Time 10 Best Midfielders

    Andrea Pirlo is now considered one of the finest deep-lying playmakers in the world, but where does he rank among some of Italy's finest midfielders in history? With a list that ...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 24 days ago 4,441 reads 18 comments

  6. Italy Can Ride the Combination of Pirlo and Verratti to the World Cup

    Italy's recent friendly against Luxembourg has caused some consternation on the peninsula. How could Italy fail to defeat a team ranked 120 in the world? How could they fail to ...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 29 days ago 1,257 reads 3 comments

  7. Andrea Pirlo Comments on His Future with Italian National Team

    Italy talisman Andrea Pirlo has said he is thinking of retiring from international football after this summer's World Cup in Brazil...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 1 month ago 7,203 reads 18 comments

  8. Debate: Should Juventus Star Andrea Pirlo Play on for Italy After World Cup?

    Italy international Andrea Pirlo has signed a new two-year deal with Juventus , as Tim Daniels reported for Bleacher Report ...

    Ian Rodgers Written by Ian Rodgers about 1 month ago 111 reads 3 comments

  9. Andrea Pirlo Officially Signs Contract Extension with Juventus

    Veteran midfielder Andrea Pirlo has reached an agreement with Juventus on a two-year contract extension at the Serie A giants...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 8,616 reads 26 comments