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Expectations are low as Italy heads to Euro 2016

Usually regarded as a perennial tournament contender, Sean Sedacca explains why Italy is a shadow of its former self. If social media chatter is anything to go by, no Italian national team has ever entered a major competition with such staggeringly low expectations from both the fans and media alike. Dismal showings in the last… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 45 (11/09/15)

Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere and Paul Farrell analyze Mauricio Pochettino’s tenure at Tottenham, after the Spurs stole a point from their trip to the Emirates. The boys also discuss Andrea Pirlo’s future with the Italian national team, the Basque only policy at Athletic Club Bilbao, what Dimitri Payet’s injury means for West Ham, and… Read More »