Tag: Italy

Andy Brassell: Five Icons You Have Heard Of And Five You Have Not at UEFA EURO 2024

You’ll have seen him on Sky Sports, heard him on The Football Ramble and read his expert European football insight here, there and everywhere, now ANDY BRASSELL tells Icons.com the stars you need to keep your eyes on at UEFA EURO 2024. Five Icons You’ve Heard Of… We have to come straight out the gate…



CLOSED | GIVEAWAY! Win An Official FIFA World Cup Framed Photo Signed By Marco Materazzi!

Two giveaways in two days?! That’s just how we roll at Icons.com. After yesterday’s announcement that we’re giving away a signed and official FIFA World Cup framed photo with Emi Martinez, we’re thrilled to reveal another giveaway of an official FIFA World Cup framed photo, this time signed by Italian icon Marco Materazzi! The prize…



Italian Football Icon Francesco Totti Signs With Icons!

One-club men are hard to come by these days. So when Francesco Totti stepped onto the Stadio Olimpico turf for the last of his 619 Serie A appearances for AS Roma in May 2017, there was barely a dry eye among the sell-out crowd who’d come to pay homage to their Golden Boy. One of…



CLOSED | GIVEAWAY! Win A Giorgio Chiellini Signed Juventus Shirt!

It’s giveaway time once again! We’re giving away a 2021-22 Juventus home shirt signed by legendary Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini on our official Instagram page! Hand-signed by the iconic centre-back himself during a private signing session organised and conducted by Icons.com  in Turin on August 20th, 2021 this superb Juve shirt is one for all…



We Predict… UEFA EURO 2020

It’s here! It’s finally here! A year later than scheduled (don’t worry, we won’t get into all that) European football finds itself at the starting line of a month-long football feast: UEFA EURO 2020 is upon us! It’s safe to say this tournament will be unlike any other that has come before it with the…



We’re Back! The Icons.com 2015-16 Season Preview

Ladies and gentlemen, we did it. We got through the summer break. It was tough, sure, but it’s over now. You can put down those barbeque tongs, stick the sun lounger back in the shed and forget all about that fence you probably weren’t going to paint anyway. Because this weekend, in stadiums across the…



The Greatest Sides Never To Win The World Cup: Brazil 1982

Who cares about the also-rans? Nobody remembers the losers, right? Wrong. They do when they were as talented as… Brazil 1982. Why were Brazil great in 1982? If ‘Joga Bonito’ was established by the Brazilian World Cup-winning side of 1970, the team that manager Tele Santana assembled twelve years later cultivated it. The players loved…