08 Jul The Grand Football Legacy of Italy

They may not have made it to the semi-final rounds in the World Cup this year, but Italy is still home to some of the fiercest soccer teams in the world. Check out our top 7 below. [caption id="attachment_883" align="aligncenter" width="485"] Only one gold star?[/caption] http://fotballwallpaper.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/download-wallpaper-ac-milan-146.jpg 7) A.C. Milan (Associazione Calcio Milan): Founded in 1899 and referred to as “i Rossoneri (red-blacks),” Milan has accumulated more international trophies that any other club in the world with 18. Playing their matches at the San Siro (officially Stadio Giuseppe Meazza), Milan has boasted such worldly players as Paolo Maldini, Franco Baresi, Andrea Pirlo, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Kaka. 6) Juventus F.C. (Juventus Football Club): Established in 1897 and known as “I Bianconeri,” Juve has won more Italian League (Serie A) trophies than any other club with 29. Playing their matches at Juventus Stadium (Stadio Olimpico di Torino) in Torino, Juve has had its fair share of worldly players like Alessandro Del Piero, Michael Platini, Andrea Pirlo, Zinedine Zidane and David Trezeguet. 5) F.C. Internazionale Milano (Football Club Internazionale Milano): Founded in 1908 and referred to as “I Nerazzurri,” Inter has won 18 league titles and UEFA Champions League three times. Sharing their 80,000 seat stadium, San Siro (Stadio Giuseppe Meazza), with their rivals AC Milan, Inter has fielded such worldly footballers as Samuel Eto’o, Luis Figo, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Jurgen Klinsmann, Ronaldo and stadium namesake, Giuseppe Meazza. [caption id="attachment_884" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Raised by wolves![/caption] http://www.moodme.biz/blog/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/AS-Roma-Wallpaper-2.jpg 4) A.S. Roma (Associazione Sportiva Roma): Created after the National Fascist Party...

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