Pain in Italy

Video: Serie A ref knocked out by powerful strike

Italian Official gets smacked upside the head

During yesterday’s 1-1 draw between Lazio and Torni, brilliantly-named referee Massimiliano Saccani found was given an excellent reason to avoid standing between [...]

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MANAGER BETTING

Sven-Goran Eriksson takes over as Portsmouth favourite

Is the Swede about to get involved in the relegation dogfight?

Sven-Goran Eriksson

Yesterday Sven-Goran Eriksson was one of the favourites for the Chelsea job but this morning he has leapfrogged Avram Grant and Alan Curbishley to emerge as the frontrunner to succeed Tony Adams at Portsmouth.

The former [...]

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Where Sport Meets Porn

Lazio show us how to distract a Middlesbrough player

Some groin grabbing action from the UEFA Cup

Middlesbrough Lazio Sporno

We’re going to turn today’s Sporno submission into a mini Friday quiz (ooh fun!) – the first person to tell us the name of the lanky Middlesbrough man and the Lazio player attached to his wang wins [...]

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FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Kaka mocks Mourinho after Milan derby triumph

That Ronaldinho must be a bad influence

kaka and ronaldinho

Being such a devout Christian, Kaka usually does everything possible to shy away from controversy but even he couldn’t resist a dig at Jose Mourinho after AC Milan triumphed 1-0 in the Milan derby.

The former Chelsea boss [...]

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