Prandelli takes aim at Balotelli, Rossi

Former Italy coach Cesare Prandelli hit out at Mario Balotelli and Giuseppe Rossi on Tuesday at his unveiling as Galatasaray’s […]
Via Soccer News
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Italy World Cup Squad Complete, No Rossi in Roster

Cesare Prandelli, manager of the Italian National team, has submitted his twenty-three man roster for the World Cup in Brazil. The one shocker is that striker Giuseppe Rossi will not be going to Brazil as he has been left out. ... Read More
Via FutnSoccer
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Prandelli planned to leave Rossi out of 30-man squad

Italy coach Cesare Prandelli said he even intended to leave Giuseppe Rossi out of his provisional FIFA World Cup squad. […]
Via Soccer News
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Analyzing Italy’s 23-man World Cup roster

We continue are look at the rosters of some of the biggest teams entering the World Cup, with Italy. The Italians have been one of the most difficult teams to figure out in world soccer. They have won four World Cup titles (most recently in 2006), been in six finals overall and yet they’ve also failed to make it out of the group stages six times as well. That was the Azzurri...
Via Bloguin Best
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Rossi: I was physically and mentally ready for World Cup

Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi has hit out at claims that he was omitted from Italy’s FIFA World Cup squad because […]
Via Soccer News
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Italy Names Its 23-Man Squad For World Cup 2014

Italy has named its 23-man squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. The most glaring omission is the decision not to select Giuseppe Rossi for the team due to the striker’s lack of match sharpness. The American-born striker only recently returned from injury. However, the player looked anxious when going into challenges in the friendly against Ireland, which is understandable...
Via World Soccer Talk
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rossi misses out on World Cup

Italy have omitted Fiorentina forward Giuseppe Rossi from their final 23-man squad for the FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Rossi […]
Via Soccer News
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Road to Brazil: Italy National Team

Up next in Road to Brazil is the Italian National Team. Italy (ranked 9th by FIFA) is coached by Cesare Prandelli, and they are in Group D with Uruguay, Costa Rica, and England. La Squadra Azzurra will have their first match in the 2014 World Cup against England on Saturday, June 14 in Manaus. 2014 World Cup Calendar: - England vs. Italy- June 14, 2014...
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May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Rossi makes cut for Italy

Fiorentina forward Giuseppe Rossi has been named in Italy’s provisional 30-man FIFA World Cup squad after overcoming injury. Rossi has […]
Via Soccer News
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

World Cup 2014: Predicting Italy’s Squad

With the World Cup in Brazil just weeks away, Italy coach Cesare Prandelli has some extremely difficult decisions on his hands. Italy is considered by many to be a dark horse, but some (self-included) even consider them to be a serious threat to win. The Azzurri face a demanding group that features England, Uruguay and Costa Rica, and there is a possibility that Italy may fail to...
Via World Soccer Talk
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Rossi eager to prove fitness

Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi hopes he can prove his fitness late in the season to earn a place in Italy’s […]
Via Soccer News
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Montella hails ´extraordinary´ Rossi

Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella paid tribute to Giuseppe Rossi after the striker scored for the first time since recovering from […]
Via Soccer News
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

World Cup: A Comprehensive Guide to the 2014 USMNT (A country’s wealth)

Giuseppe Rossi, or as some U.S. fans like to call him, “Benedict Rossi.”   The process of recruiting dual-citizens is basically geopolitics for soccer federations, because the governing bodies are seeking out beneficial resources throughout the planet and will do what’s in their power to attain them. It takes an extensive infrastructure to fully capitalize on the potentialities...
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Rossi ready to return

Giuseppe Rossi is fit and ready to make his Fiorentina return following a knee injury, according to his agent. The […]
Via Soccer News
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Rossi returns to training

Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi has returned to training after more than three months out with a knee injury. Italy international […]
Via Soccer News
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

World Cup no longer a goal for Rossi

Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi is ignoring the prospect of representing Italy at the FIFA World Cup as he continues his […]
Via Soccer News
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Florence to welcome back Rossi for Juve clash

Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi will be present for his side’s UEFA Europa League last-16 home leg against Juventus on Thursday. […]
Via Soccer News
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Fiorentina's Rossi gets rehab in New York

Injured Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi is targeting a return in three months at the Italian Cup final against Napoli. Rossi believes he'll play at the Stadio Olimpico for the showpiece event, which will take place on May 3 or 7, depending on Europa League commitments. The American-born forward, who plays for Italy, injured his right knee again at the start of the year. Rossi...
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February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Fiorentina play out draw in Torino

Fiorentina was held to an entertaining 0-0 draw at Torino in Serie A on Sunday. The visitors were missing their two star strikers after Giuseppe Rossi joined Mario Gomez on the long-term injury list. Borja Valero had the best of the chances and should have scored in the 21st minute when he beat his defender but fired just past the right post. He also volleyed wide from close range...
Via Fox Soccer
January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Rossi injury worse than thought

Fiorentina forward Giuseppe Rossi's injury is worse than expected after doctors discovered further damage to his right anterior cruciate ligament. It was thought Rossi could return to action in 6-7 weeks after a medial collateral ligament injury but on Saturday Fiorentina said further tests have discovered ''a stress to the anterior cruciate ligament previously operated...
Via Fox Soccer
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Valero, Fiorentina miss injured Rossi

Fiorentina’s Borja Valero has declared his team ‘miss Giuseppe Rossi so much’ as Serie A’s leading scorer faces a lengthy […]
Via Soccer News
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Florentina Considering Move For Senegalese Striker Demba Ba

Chelsea forward Demba is set to leave the club this month Fiorentina are hoping to sign Demba Ba on loan from Chelsea as cover for their injured strike force, it has emerged. The Italian giants are set to be without key forwards Mario Gomez and Giuseppe Rossi for lengthy periods, and have been linked with several signings to aid their problems upfront. The club also lost Stevan Jovetic...
Via Afrikan Soccer
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Viola boss doesn't rule out Jovetic

Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella has not ruled out a loan move for Manchester City 's Stevan Jovetic. La Viola are on the look out for a forward after the injury to Giuseppe Rossi and have been linked with both Jovetic and Metalist Kharkiv's Alejandro 'Papu' Gomez, whom Montella managed at Catania. Jovetic spent five years with Fiorentina before sealing a big...
Via Fox Soccer
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Fiorentina want loan for Blues striker

Fiorentina are hoping to sign Demba Ba on loan from Chelsea as cover for their injured strike force, it has emerged. The Italian giants are set to be without key forwards Mario Gomez and Giuseppe Rossi for lengthy periods, and have been linked with several signings to aid their problems upfront. The club also lost Stevan Jovetic to Manchester City over the summer, and now find...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Rossi out for at least three months

Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi has damaged ligaments in his right knee, though the injury is not as bad as first thought. Rossi was thought to have ruptured the cruciate ligament in his right knee for a third time but tests Monday revealed that the American-born forward has a collateral ligament injury. While still serious, Rossi could avoid a third surgery on that knee and...
Via Fox Soccer
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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