Italy lose out to Dutch in bid to reach World Cup semi-finals

Italy lose out to Dutch in bid to reach World Cup semi-finals

The Netherlands reached the semi-finals of the women's World Cup for the first time in their history on Saturday after beating Italy 2-0 in Valenciennes.

‘Anyone but Sweden’: Italy fans take out salty full-page ad in Swedish newspaper

‘Anyone but Sweden’: Italy fans take out salty full-page ad in Swedish newspaper

How Iceland will bring a little bit of Italy to the World Cup this summer

How Iceland will bring a little bit of Italy to the World Cup this summer

Italians prepare for a World Cup without the Azzurri

Italians prepare for a World Cup without the Azzurri

The workshop that makes eliminated Italy home of the World Cup

The workshop that makes eliminated Italy home of the World Cup

Football: Italy sacks coach Gian Piero Ventura

Football: Italy sacks coach Gian Piero Ventura

Italy coach Gian Piero Ventura refuses to resign despite World Cup fail

Italy coach Gian Piero Ventura refuses to resign despite World Cup fail

Five things that explain Italy’s World Cup disaster

Five things that explain Italy’s World Cup disaster

A nation mourns: The saddest reactions to Italy’s World Cup flop

A nation mourns: The saddest reactions to Italy’s World Cup flop

Tearful Gianluigi Buffon hangs up his Italy shirt

Tearful Gianluigi Buffon hangs up his Italy shirt

‘Italy, this is the apocalypse’: Azzurri fail to make World Cup

‘Italy, this is the apocalypse’: Azzurri fail to make World Cup

Italy on tenterhooks ahead of World Cup showdown

Italy on tenterhooks ahead of World Cup showdown

Italy-Sweden, round two: Azzurri face World Cup ‘apocalypse’

Italy-Sweden, round two: Azzurri face World Cup ‘apocalypse’

Sweden claim advantage with World Cup play-off first leg victory over Italy

Sweden claim advantage with World Cup play-off first leg victory over Italy

Italy seeded for World Cup play-off draw

Italy seeded for World Cup play-off draw

Ventura fears for World Cup play-offs after Turin shocker

Ventura fears for World Cup play-offs after Turin shocker

Chiellini aims to boost bruised Italy ahead of World Cup qualifier game

Chiellini aims to boost bruised Italy ahead of World Cup qualifier game

Irish fear return of Italian talisman Parisse

Irish fear return of Italian talisman Parisse

‘Don’t underestimate Canada’: Italy coach

‘Don’t underestimate Canada’: Italy coach

Italy rugby players reach pay deal with federation

Italy rugby players reach pay deal with federation

Japan beat Italy in World Cup sendoff

Japan beat Italy in World Cup sendoff

Sport hero Cannavaro probed over €1m fraud

Sport hero Cannavaro probed over €1m fraud

‘Pick a great man over a great player’: Conte

‘Pick a great man over a great player’: Conte

Prandelli threatened and likened to Schettino

Prandelli threatened and likened to Schettino

Italian football fans back their Dutch neighbours

Italian football fans back their Dutch neighbours

Ancestry keeps Italy in the World Cup

Ancestry keeps Italy in the World Cup

The coach who took Italy to Brazil

The coach who took Italy to Brazil

Prandelli resigns after Italy’s World Cup exit

Prandelli resigns after Italy’s World Cup exit

Reality bites: Uruguay boot out ten-man Italy

Reality bites: Uruguay boot out ten-man Italy

Italy fight for World Cup survival against Uruguay

Italy fight for World Cup survival against Uruguay

‘We need to raise our game against Uruguay’

‘We need to raise our game against Uruguay’

Italy stunned as Costa Rica advance

Italy stunned as Costa Rica advance

Balotelli wants a kiss from British Queen

Balotelli wants a kiss from British Queen

‘We’re not afraid of the heat’: Prandelli

‘We’re not afraid of the heat’: Prandelli

Italy faces Costa Rica ‘with a degree of caution’

Italy faces Costa Rica ‘with a degree of caution’

Buffon return gives Italy Costa Rican boost

Buffon return gives Italy Costa Rican boost

‘A song for our English friends’

‘A song for our English friends’

‘We’re cautiously optimistic about Buffon’

‘We’re cautiously optimistic about Buffon’

Italy clinches World Cup win against England

Italy clinches World Cup win against England

Italy faces battle of the champions in Brazil

Italy faces battle of the champions in Brazil

Ten of Italy’s golden World Cup moments

Ten of Italy’s golden World Cup moments

Rai in trouble over ‘blasphemous’ advert

Rai in trouble over ‘blasphemous’ advert

‘England will be a challenge for Italy’: Abate

‘England will be a challenge for Italy’: Abate

Ten key players in Italy’s World Cup team

Ten key players in Italy’s World Cup team

Italy side looks to slay ghost of World Cup 2010

Italy side looks to slay ghost of World Cup 2010

PR stunt injures two at World Cup camp in Italy

PR stunt injures two at World Cup camp in Italy

Balotelli hit with racist attack at World Cup base

Balotelli hit with racist attack at World Cup base

‘Italy can reach the World Cup final’: Prandelli

‘Italy can reach the World Cup final’: Prandelli

Italy scores place at 2014 World Cup finals

Italy scores place at 2014 World Cup finals