Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#Italy

# italy - February February 2022

Sheehan keen to build on 'valuable' outing in Paris with first Ireland start
# Dan The Man
From The42
# Dan The Man

Sheehan keen to build on 'valuable' outing in Paris with first Ireland start

Feb 25th 2022, 6:30 AM 2,951 Views 6 Comments

The 23-year-old has impressed off Ireland’s bench this season.

Farrell set to back Carbery for Ireland in Six Nations clash with Italy
# 10
From The42
# 10

Farrell set to back Carbery for Ireland in Six Nations clash with Italy

Feb 24th 2022, 8:52 PM 19,313 Views 16 Comments

It had looked like Johnny Sexton would return at number 10 but Carbery may get another chance.

'The Triple Crown would be a great thing and it's guaranteed if we win the last three'
# Leader
From The42
# Leader

'The Triple Crown would be a great thing and it's guaranteed if we win the last three'

Feb 24th 2022, 1:01 AM 5,059 Views 3 Comments

Johnny Sexton is back to lead Ireland’s push for silverware in this Six Nations.

Four changes to Ireland U20 side named for 'tough' Italy test in Cork
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Four changes to Ireland U20 side named for 'tough' Italy test in Cork

Feb 23rd 2022, 5:40 PM 9,256 Views 0 Comments

Richie Murphy has freshened up his backline as Ireland aim to make it three wins from three.

Ireland's Henderson ruled out of Italy clash after positive Covid test
# Out
From The42
# Out

Ireland's Henderson ruled out of Italy clash after positive Covid test

Feb 23rd 2022, 3:14 PM 8,230 Views 11 Comments

The rest of the squad have tested negative so far this week.

Johnny Sexton set to return as Ireland captain against Italy
# Main Man
From The42
# Main Man

Johnny Sexton set to return as Ireland captain against Italy

Feb 23rd 2022, 1:25 PM 17,969 Views 30 Comments

Joey Carbery started Ireland’s last Six Nations game against France.

Wholesale changes unlikely for Ireland but Farrell could make tweaks
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

Wholesale changes unlikely for Ireland but Farrell could make tweaks

Feb 22nd 2022, 2:47 PM 10,168 Views 21 Comments

The Ireland head coach will be keen to keep his frontliners sharp for the England clash in Round 4.

Ireland tighthead O'Toole ruled out of this weekend's clash with Italy
# Injury
From The42
# Injury

Ireland tighthead O'Toole ruled out of this weekend's clash with Italy

Feb 22nd 2022, 1:02 PM 13,138 Views 13 Comments

The 23-year-old Ulster man picked up a hamstring strain over the weekend.

Italy's injury list grows ahead of Six Nations visit to Dublin
# Worries
From The42
# Worries

Italy's injury list grows ahead of Six Nations visit to Dublin

Feb 21st 2022, 1:42 PM 6,853 Views 6 Comments

Head coach Kieran Crowley hopes his side can end their 34-game losing streak.

Six Nations organisers refute reports of Italy being replaced by South Africa
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

Six Nations organisers refute reports of Italy being replaced by South Africa

Feb 18th 2022, 11:56 AM 3,356 Views 11 Comments

It was reported this week that the Springboks could take the place of the Italians as soon as 2025.

Should South Africa join the Six Nations at Italy's expense?
# The42 Rugby Weekly
From The42
# The42 Rugby Weekly

Should South Africa join the Six Nations at Italy's expense?

Feb 17th 2022, 12:33 PM 33,262 Views 56 Comments

There could be change ahead with SA Rugby aligning itself to the Northern Hemisphere.

Italy issues global arrest warrant for Robinho after rape sentence
# Extradition
From The42
# Extradition

Italy issues global arrest warrant for Robinho after rape sentence

Feb 15th 2022, 3:15 PM 35,288 Views 0 Comments

Judges at Italy’s top court last month upheld a nine-year sentence for the footballer’s part in an attack on a young woman in January 2013.

Italy's Crowley makes three changes for England
# Kieran Crowley
From The42
# Kieran Crowley

Italy's Crowley makes three changes for England

Feb 11th 2022, 1:41 PM 4,324 Views 4 Comments

Bordeaux-Begles winger Federico Mori comes in for Tommaso Menoncello.

Randall starts at scrum-half for England against Italy
# YouthoverYoungs
From The42
# YouthoverYoungs

Randall starts at scrum-half for England against Italy

Feb 11th 2022, 12:06 PM 7,339 Views 4 Comments

Eddie Jones has made six personnel changes and two positional switches for Sunday’s game.

France warm up for visit of Ireland with bonus-point win over Italy
# Les Bleus
From The42
# Les Bleus

France warm up for visit of Ireland with bonus-point win over Italy

Feb 6th 2022, 5:04 PM 11,643 Views 6 Comments

Left wing Gabin Villière scored a hat-trick for Fabien Gatlhié’s side.

# italy - January January 2022

Italian parties to beg president to stay on, leaving Draghi as PM
# Italy
# Italy

Italian parties to beg president to stay on, leaving Draghi as PM

Jan 29th 2022, 7:27 PM 13,571 Views 9 Comments

Italy’s presidency is largely ceremonial, but the head of state wields serious power during political crises.

Italy boss says he would welcome promotion-relegation for Six Nations
# Wooden Spoon
From The42
# Wooden Spoon

Italy boss says he would welcome promotion-relegation for Six Nations

Jan 26th 2022, 12:58 PM 10,200 Views 17 Comments

Kieran Crowley hopes the Italians can quell the relegation chat in the coming years.

Balotelli gets Italy recall ahead of World Cup play-offs
# Super Mario
From The42
# Super Mario

Balotelli gets Italy recall ahead of World Cup play-offs

Jan 24th 2022, 8:38 PM 9,839 Views 0 Comments

Italy face off in late-March against North Macedonia and, in the case of victory, either Portugal or Turkey.

Sergio Parisse's Six Nations return put on hold
# Doubtful
From The42
# Doubtful

Sergio Parisse's Six Nations return put on hold

Jan 13th 2022, 4:19 PM 9,603 Views 1 Comment

Parisse will miss at least the first two games with a wrist injury but may be fit to face Ireland.

Ten years on, survivors recount haunting memories of Italy cruise ship disaster
# Costa Concordia
# Costa Concordia

Ten years on, survivors recount haunting memories of Italy cruise ship disaster

Jan 13th 2022, 3:12 PM 18,731 Views 8 Comments

A memorial service was held on Giglio today to mark 10 years since the disaster.

Rome church condemns funeral with swastika-draped coffin and fascist salute
# Italy
# Italy

Rome church condemns funeral with swastika-draped coffin and fascist salute

Jan 11th 2022, 6:28 PM 41,768 Views 0 Comments

The parish priest and the church distanced themselves from ‘every word, gesture and symbol’.

Italy to introduce mandatory Covid vaccination for over 50s
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Italy to introduce mandatory Covid vaccination for over 50s

Jan 5th 2022, 10:40 PM 29,298 Views 77 Comments

Out of Italy’s 59 million people, 28 million are over the age of 50.

# italy - Last year 2021

France's Emmanuel Macron and Italy's Mario Draghi call to loosen EU fiscal rules
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

France's Emmanuel Macron and Italy's Mario Draghi call to loosen EU fiscal rules

Dec 23rd 2021, 2:07 PM 11,476 Views 9 Comments

Macron has argued that the rule preventing a country’s public deficit from being more than 3% of its GDP was outdated.

Italy police catch serial fugitive on 'most wanted' list
# Jailbreak
# Jailbreak

Italy police catch serial fugitive on 'most wanted' list

Dec 18th 2021, 7:00 PM 30,686 Views 5 Comments

In 1970, he reportedly watched his football team Cagliari play, while dressed as a woman.

No injuries reported after earthquake shakes Milan
# Italy
# Italy

No injuries reported after earthquake shakes Milan

Dec 18th 2021, 2:19 PM 18,777 Views 2 Comments

There were no immediate reports of damage, emergency services said.

Three people dead and six missing in Sicily after blast hits apartment buildings
# Sicily
# Sicily

Three people dead and six missing in Sicily after blast hits apartment buildings

Updated Dec 12th 2021, 2:50 PM 22,450 Views 1 Comment

Two women were recovered alive from the rubble in the southern town of Ravanusa.

Italian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine with fake arm
# Ouch
# Ouch

Italian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine with fake arm

Dec 3rd 2021, 1:09 PM 98,991 Views 34 Comments

Vaccinators were (unsurprisingly) not fooled by the silicone arm.

Italy frees man convicted of 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher
# Rudy Guede
# Rudy Guede

Italy frees man convicted of 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher

Nov 23rd 2021, 6:07 PM 26,423 Views 0 Comments

Rudy Guede was freed today after serving most of his 16-year prison sentence.

Bruno delivers knockout blow as Italy record their first victory in two years
# Italian Job
From The42
# Italian Job

Bruno delivers knockout blow as Italy record their first victory in two years

Nov 20th 2021, 4:08 PM 22,788 Views 0 Comments

The Italians defeated Uruguay 17-10 in Parma.

Italy in World Cup qualifying play-offs after draw at brilliant Northern Ireland
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Italy in World Cup qualifying play-offs after draw at brilliant Northern Ireland

Nov 15th 2021, 10:04 PM 9,632 Views 1 Comment

Conor Washington was unable to take a last-minute chance to snatch a famous victory.

Kenny finding European champions Italy an inspiration as his vision for Ireland begins to take shape
# Team Spirit
From The42
# Team Spirit

Kenny finding European champions Italy an inspiration as his vision for Ireland begins to take shape

Nov 7th 2021, 8:00 AM 4,155 Views 1 Comment

The manager wants his squad to mimic the Italian’s collective culture of ‘self-sacrifice.’

World leaders to talk climate, economy, vaccines at G20
# Rome
# Rome

World leaders to talk climate, economy, vaccines at G20

Oct 30th 2021, 12:04 PM 6,939 Views 8 Comments

The two day talks will be held in Rome.

Former Italian interior minister Salvini goes on trial for kidnap over blocked migrant ship
# Matteo Salvini
# Matteo Salvini

Former Italian interior minister Salvini goes on trial for kidnap over blocked migrant ship

Oct 23rd 2021, 1:00 PM 14,371 Views 21 Comments

The former interior minister has insisted he was fulfilling his duty by refusing entry to the Open Arms rescue ship.

Amnesty International calls for probe into Covid deaths in Italian care homes
# Lombardy
# Lombardy

Amnesty International calls for probe into Covid deaths in Italian care homes

Oct 22nd 2021, 10:01 AM 11,871 Views 6 Comments

The human rights organisation has also raised concerns about alleged retaliation against staff who spoke out about working conditions.

Italy beat Belgium to finish third in Nations League
# Forza
From The42
# Forza

Italy beat Belgium to finish third in Nations League

Oct 10th 2021, 4:47 PM 4,914 Views 0 Comments

A superb volley from Nicolo Barella and Domenico Berardi’s penalty were enough for the Azzurri to see off a weakened Belgium.

Fire damages historic bridge in Rome
# Ostiense Neighbourhood
# Ostiense Neighbourhood

Fire damages historic bridge in Rome

Oct 3rd 2021, 12:21 PM 25,932 Views 14 Comments

The blaze is believed to have started in shacks used by homeless people near the Iron Bridge.

Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont freed from Sardinian jail ahead of extradition case
# Catalonia
# Catalonia

Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont freed from Sardinian jail ahead of extradition case

Updated Sep 24th 2021, 6:55 PM 22,216 Views 13 Comments

The MEP is wanted in Spain for sedition for leading a secession bid for the Catalonia region.

'It has been nice to live and breathe rugby to the extent I can'
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

'It has been nice to live and breathe rugby to the extent I can'

Sep 22nd 2021, 7:30 AM 3,925 Views 0 Comments

Edel McMahon has pushed her game forward with Wasps over in England.

Ireland's World Cup hopes get a shot in the arm after deserved win over Italy
# Italian Job
From The42
# Italian Job

Ireland's World Cup hopes get a shot in the arm after deserved win over Italy

Sep 19th 2021, 4:06 PM 28,077 Views 4 Comments

Ireland defeated Italy 15-7 in Parma today with tries from wingers Beibhinn Parsons and Amee-Leigh Murphy Crowe.

Stacey Flood settling into key out-half role with Ireland Women
# 10
From The42
# 10

Stacey Flood settling into key out-half role with Ireland Women

Sep 18th 2021, 6:00 AM 4,223 Views 0 Comments

The 25-year-old has shown her quality over the course of five caps so far.