The race for a spot at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar is heating up and coach Roberto Mancini is aware of the problems that will arrive when his Italy side take on minnows North Macedonia and Cristiano Ronaldo-led …
Montella has already been contacted by the Turkey FA in view of his impressive two-season spell at Demirspor, and given his familiarity to the language and the culture. He is currently evaluating the terms of the deal, which is unknown as of the moment.
Italian-Turkish defender Rayyan Baniya, who stars for Fatih Karagümrük, has been linked to several Serie A sides including Udinese and Napoli. However, the lack of concrete links has forced him to stay put in Istanbul despite his agent Giovanni Bia raising talks of interest.
Zapata has been instrumental in La Dea’s recent resurgence amongst the Serie A elite, thanks to his 81 strikes in 189 appearances since joining the club on loan in 2018.
As Napoli prepare for a squad overhaul under new coach Rudi Garcia, new targets are emerging to take place of the existing Scudetto winners in the ranks. And Fenerbahce right-back Ferdi Kadioglu is the latest target for the Partenopei.
Milan are monitoring the progress of Galatasaray defender Victor Nelsson, as they prepare to bolster their squad in a window marked by the departures of several key club figures
Fenerbahce have a gem on their hands, as clubs pile to take note of right-back Ferdi Kadioglu. 23-year-old Kadioglu has been a cornerstone of Jorge Jesus’ side, and interest in him is burgeoning all across Europe, with clubs from Germany, England and Italy keeping close tabs.
The earthquake is the strongest experienced in the region in over five centuries. As many as 8,000 losses have already been confirmed, and hundreds of thousands already displaced due to the infrastructural damage.
The Azzurri's rebirth started with a win. Five days after their humiliating defeat to North Macedonia, Italy inaugurated their new era by beating Turkey 3-2 in Konya in a friendly game. There was nothing at stake in this rainy Turkish night, but Roberto Mancini and his boys needed to at least give some signs of life after their plans to join the World Cup were shockingly derailed.
Switzerland demolished Turkey 3-1 in their final group stage fixture at Euro 2020 to boost their hopes of reaching the knock-outs. Liverpool forward Xherdan Shaqiri inspired his team to a landslide victory, but the Swiss will need other results to go their way to qualify for the round of 16.
Wales got the best of Turkey on Wednesday afternoon thanks to a masterclass from their most representative man Gareth Bale and the finishing skills of Juventus midfielder Aaron Ramsey. The Welsh had scrambled to catch at least one point in their opener with Switzerland, but today's win put them closer to a spot into the knockout stage.
Mancini's men dominated the Euro 2020 opener from start to finish, but were unable to a find a breakthrough against the Turkish defenses. Nonetheless, an own goal from Demiral opened the floodgates and the Azzurri scored twice more with Immobile and Insigne. So here are our player ratings for the match between Turkey and Italy.