Giorgio Chiellini

Italy's Giorgio Chiellini admires Uruguay's Luis Suarez for biting him at FIFA World Cup

Suarez, who escaped punishment during the game, was later banned for four months plus nine internationals -- but Chiellini said he bore no grudge towards him.

May 22, 2020, 09:46 AM IST

Serie-A: Giorgio Chiellini gives Juventus opening win at Parma

Chiellini flicked the ball home in the 21st minute after Parma failed to clear a corner properly to get the Turin side off to a winning start in their bid for a ninth successive title.

Aug 25, 2019, 12:05 PM IST

Serie-A: Teenager Moise Kean strikes again to break down stubborn Empoli

The 19-year-old continued an impressive run of form which has seen him score three goals in five Serie A appearances this season and in both of Italy`s Euro 2020 qualifiers this month, against Finland and Liechtenstein.

Mar 31, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick leads Juventus into quarter-finals

Ronaldo blasted home the decisive goal from a penalty with four minutes left to seal a 3-2 overall triumph, having made the breakthrough in the 27th minute.

Mar 13, 2019, 11:31 AM IST

UEFA Nations League: Portugal qualify for semis with 0-0 draw in Italy

Portugal, who have not picked Cristiano Ronaldo since the World Cup by mutual agreement, were more threatening as the game wore on.

Nov 18, 2018, 18:10 PM IST

Chilling Chiellini words touch a nerve for Tottenham Hotspur

Chiellini`s verdict was harsh, and perhaps not entirely accurate, but coming from one of the greats of European football they cannot simply be ignored.

Mar 08, 2018, 16:18 PM IST

Euro 2016: Italy's 2-0 win shows Spain's golden era gone for good

Spain were second best from the start against an Italy side, who were better organised, more effective on the ball and ruthless in every department.

Jun 28, 2016, 09:34 AM IST

Euro 2016: Holders Spain knocked out by Italy in last 16

Chiellini forced home the winner from close range after goalkeeper David de Gea could only parry Eder`s fiercely struck free-kick.

Jun 27, 2016, 23:41 PM IST

Italy vs Sweden: Brazil-born Eder fires pale Azzurri into Euro 2016 last 16

Italy, 2-0 winners over Belgium last week, now top Group E with six points, leaving Sweden, realistically needing to beat Belgium on Wednesday if they are to have any hope of making it to the knockout phase.

Jun 17, 2016, 20:58 PM IST

Giorgio Chiellini

Jun 10, 2016, 19:02 PM IST

Champions League: Juventus stop rot with comeback win at Manchester City

Italian champions Juventus cast their early-season woes aside by beating in-form Manchester City 2-1 in their opening Champions League Group D fixture at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday.

Sep 16, 2015, 04:52 AM IST

Luis Suarez has extra motivation, says Barca boss Luis Enrique

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is expecting an even greater impact from Luis Suarez this season with the cloud of disciplinary problems no longer hanging over the Uruguay striker.

Aug 05, 2015, 08:48 AM IST

Luis Suarez determined to make flying start to next season

Luis Suarez struggled to get into his stride with new club Barcelona after his ban for biting an opponent expired in October and the Uruguay striker is determined to avoid the same fate when the new season starts next month.

Jul 21, 2015, 18:24 PM IST

Italy without Marco Verratti for Croatia trip

Italy must do without Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti for their Euro 2016 qualifier in Croatia on Friday, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced on Thursday.

Jun 11, 2015, 20:06 PM IST

Champions League final: Fans denied prospect of another Suarez-Chiellini tussle

The UEFA Champions League final between Barcelona and Juventus will no doubt become a smash hit with the presence of some of the biggest and hottest names in the game.

Jun 05, 2015, 08:28 AM IST

Juventus' Giorgio Chiellini ruled out of Champions League final

Italian football club Juventus received a major blow ahead of Saturday's Champions League final against Spanish giants FC Barcelona after confirming that defender Giorgio Chiellini will miss the game due to injury.

Jun 04, 2015, 19:44 PM IST

Luis Suarez victim of FIFA `corruption`: Union

Luis Suarez was "a victim" of the alleged widespread corruption roiling FIFA so his international suspension for biting should be lifted, Uruguay`s football players` union said Thursday.

May 28, 2015, 22:42 PM IST

Luis Suarez set for Giorgio Chiellini, Patrice Evra​ reunion

The Champions League final between Barcelona and Juventus on June 6 in Berlin will see the controversial Luis Suarez come up against two old enemies.

May 14, 2015, 09:59 AM IST

Eager to play Juventus' most important match in 12 years: Georgio Chiellini

 Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini says his side is eager to step into the Santiago Bernabeu stadium and play the club’s "most prestigious and important" match of the last 12 years in Wednesday’s Champions League semi-final return leg against Real Madrid.

May 12, 2015, 17:20 PM IST

Champions League: Juventus overcome Giorgio Chiellini blunder to edge Dortmund

Juventus overcame a blunder by defender Giorgio Chiellini and a first-half injury to playmaker Andrea Pirlo to beat Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in a fast and furious Champions League tie on Tuesday.

Feb 25, 2015, 10:11 AM IST