Dino Zoff

Juventus

Gigi still making the difference for Italy at 38

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Milan (AFP) His trademark stubble shows the odd fleck of grey, but the advancing years are having no effect on the reflexes, and ambition, of evergreen Italy and Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon.

At 38 years old, Buffon's status as one of the greatest goalkeepers ever means he is a key figure for a redemption-seeking Italy side at Euro 2016.

Gigi still making the difference for Italy at 38

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Milan (AFP) His trademark stubble shows the odd fleck of grey, but the advancing years are having no effect on the reflexes, and ambition, of evergreen Italy and Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon.

At 38 years old, Buffon's status as one of the greatest goalkeepers ever means he is a key figure for a redemption-seeking Italy side at Euro 2016.

Four minutes to go for Juventus’ record-chasing Gigi Buffon

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

After letting in four goals as Juventus were eliminated from the Champions League by Bayern Munich in midweek, Gianluigi Buffon needs only shut out Torino for four minutes on Sunday to set a new record.

Currently enjoying a 19-game unbeaten run that has seen Buffon keep the ball out the net for their past 10 league outings, Juve take a three-point lead over Napoli across Turin for the derby on Sunday as they continue their quest for a record-equalling fifth consecutive Serie A title.

Four minutes to go for Juventus’ record-chasing Gigi Buffon

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

After letting in four goals as Juventus were eliminated from the Champions League by Bayern Munich in midweek, Gianluigi Buffon needs only shut out Torino for four minutes on Sunday to set a new record.

Currently enjoying a 19-game unbeaten run that has seen Buffon keep the ball out the net for their past 10 league outings, Juve take a three-point lead over Napoli across Turin for the derby on Sunday as they continue their quest for a record-equalling fifth consecutive Serie A title.

Dybala stende il Sassuolo. Buffon supera Zoff e vede Seba Rossi

Stadio Goal at related • 0 views
La scossa della sconfitta subita all'andata aveva dato avvio alla rinascita, al ritorno c'è stata l'ennesima conferma di questa Juventus che continua a vincere (18 successi ed un pari da quel 28 Ottobre, ndr), e lo fa grazie ad un lampo acceccante di Dybala che con il suo mancino fantastico manda al tappeto il Sassuolo [.

Juventus – Napoli: c’è sempre una prima volta

Calcioplus at related • 0 views
Juventus – Napoli: c'è sempre una prima volta Di Paolo Esposito I meno giovani ricorderanno le sfide degli anni ‘60, al vecchio Comunale (l'attuale Olimpico). Era il Napoli di Dino Zoff, Ottavio Bianchi, dei napoletani Totonno Juliano, Enzo Montefusco, Sandro Abbondanza e... Omar Sivori. La Juve poteva contare su Anzolin, Salvadore, Menichelli, un giovane Barone Causio e su Gianfranco Zigoni, uno

Juventus – Napoli: c’è sempre una prima volta

Calcioplus at related • 0 views
Juventus – Napoli: c'è sempre una prima volta Di Paolo Esposito I meno giovani ricorderanno le sfide degli anni ‘60, al vecchio Comunale (l'attuale Olimpico). Era il Napoli di Dino Zoff, Ottavio Bianchi, dei napoletani Totonno Juliano, Enzo Montefusco, Sandro Abbondanza e... Omar Sivori. La Juve poteva contare su Anzolin, Salvadore, Menichelli, un giovane Barone Causio e su Gianfranco Zigoni, uno

It's pins and needles time for the Azzurri

Molto Calcio at related • 0 views

If i had to say this world cup could be defined by one word i would say uncertainty. For most nations aside from Argentina and Brazil this world cup has not followed the Super power script. Ask Spain,England,France,Germany and Italy if it would be this hard. Aside from Spain who can turn their fortunes around with a second game win England,Germany and Italy will need game three wins to stay alive.

It's pins and needles time for the Azzurri

Molto Calcio at related • 0 views

If i had to say this world cup could be defined by one word i would say uncertainty. For most nations aside from Argentina and Brazil this world cup has not followed the Super power script. Ask Spain,England,France,Germany and Italy if it would be this hard. Aside from Spain who can turn their fortunes around with a second game win England,Germany and Italy will need game three wins to stay alive.

Dino Zoff el mejor portero italiano de la historia

Futblog at related • 0 views


Dino Zoff es el mejor portero italiano de la historia, por lo menos para muchos aficionados itálicos longevos.
Poseedor de muchos records y ganador de la copa del mundo en 1982:
A pesar de que Dino Zoff ha cosechado seis Scudetti con la Juventus, no se nos quita de la mente que acumuló 112 partidos con la selección italiana que incluyen la participación en tres Copas Mundiales de la FIFA, y mantiene el récord internacional de mantenerse imbatido durante 1,142 minutos.

Gianluigi Buffon

My All-Time Top 10 Great Goalkeepers: # 4 Dino Zoff

Soccer Limey in America at related • 1 view

My All-Time Top 10 Great Goalkeepers: # 4 Dino Zoff

  • Nationality: Italian

  • Total appearances: 756 (League and International only)

  • Caps: 112

  • World Cups: 4

  • Titles: 11

Dino Zoff will be remembered as one of Italy's great goalkeepers, if not the greatest of all time.

Dino Zoff: The Azzurri's Evergreen

Euro 2008 on World Cup Blog at related • 0 views

On Tuesday, Dino Zoff turned 70. On Wednesday, the number of appearances he made for the Azzurri was finally eclipsed by one Gianluigi Buffon. But that was just a number. Some things cannot be eclipsed, and that is why he is a legend.

I suppose the thing Zoff is most known [read more]

MNT European Update

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
While the players take a break from club duty for the midweek international friendlies, there's a lot going on with the U.S. players in Europe. Here's a quick rundown:
  • Jozy Altidore and Steve Cherundolo are still alive in the Europa League, each reaching the Round of 32 that begins March 8, with AZ taking on Udinese and Hannover traveling to Standard Liege.

Balotelli To Start Against Uruguay

English Premier league at related • 0 views

Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli is expected to start today's friendly fixture against Uruguay. The 21 year old striker who been instrumental in City's recent form will earn his 6th cap for the senior side in a match that could cement his position in the Italian squad.

After his amazing performances against Poland last Friday, Prandelli has decided to stick with Balotelli.

Fernando Muslera joins Schmeichel club

One-two goal soccer blog at related • 0 views
I go back to as far as I can go with my memories or with the documentaries that I seen, and I remember Peter Schmeichel in 1992 Euro final, Toldo in the 2000 Euro Semi Final against Netherlands, Dino Zoff against Brazil in 1982 Semi Final, Gianluigi Buffon or Iker Casillas in the last two world cups finals, and now, I can add confidently one more name to the golden list: Fernando Muslera vs.

Euro 2012

Iker Casillas asked the ref to blow the final whistle early out of respect for Italy

Dirty Tackle at related • 1 view

Up 4-0 against a 10-man Italian side in the Euro 2012 final, Spain captain Iker Casillas made it that much harder to not like him by asking the official to cut the three minutes of injury time short and blow the final whistle.

Casillas, who became the first player ever to win 100 international matches and also set a record by going 509 minutes without conceding a goal in the tournament (beating Italian legend Dino Zoff's previous record of 494 minutes) with that win, called to the ref and said, "Respect for the rival.

Auguri Gigi, portiere e portatore dell’Italia

Stadio Goal at related • 0 views
Gigi Buffon ha fatto 112. 112 Presenze con la maglia azzurra. La storia è ai suoi piedi dopo che, con l'amichevole giocata contro l'Uruguay, ha eguagliato il numero di presenze in nazionale di Dino Zoff. Altro portierone con la consonante finale, quasi che per essere un portiere di livello nazionale il tuo cognome deve finire [.

Argentina

La crueldad del gol de oro en su máxima expresión

Retrofootball at related • 0 views

David Trezeguet, que todavía juega en la segunda división argentina, conocida como "la B", en las filas de histórico River Plate, fue el gran protagonista el 2 de Julio del año 2000 en el mítico estadio De Kuip, en Rotterdam.

Gracias a un gol suyo en el minuto 103 del partido entre Francia e Italia, los "bleus" se proclamaron campeones de Europa, sólo dos años después de ser campeones del mundo en su propio Mundial.

The most powerful header?

One-two goal soccer blog at related • 2 views
All blogs and football clip sites were broadcasting what it might be the furthest header goal we ever watched from Norwegian league, which was scored from around 55 meters.


Un but de la tête... du milieu de terrain ! by evidenceprod












This amazing goal brings to everyone memory Palermo famous goal in 2009 with Boca Juniors from around 40 meters, I think Palermo header was a more powerful and a difficult one.

Fabio Cannavaro

Italy Names 23-Man Roster for Wednesday

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 1 view

Buffon (gold), seen here in the USA's match with Italy at the 2006 FIFA World Cup, could make make his 113th appearance for the Azzurri on Wednesday.

Four-time World Cup champion Italy named its 23-man roster as the squad hosts the U.S. Men's National Team on Wednesday in Genoa.

Mondiali, diamo i numeri. Inghilterra nazionale più anziana, Ghana la più giovane

Stadio Goal at related • 0 views

ETA'
La rosa più vecchia non è dell'Italia (Lippi alla fine ha un pò rinnovato) ma pur sempre di un tecnico italiano. Ecco la classifica dalla età media più alta in giù:

England 29,217
Brazil 29,174
Australia 29,087
Paraguay 28,870
Italy 28,739
Honduras 28,522
Denmark 28,348
France 28,174
Japan 28,174
Portugal 28,174
Netherlands 28,130
Greece 28,043
New Zealand 27,913
Argentina 27,565
Mexico 27,522
South Korea 27,478
South Africa 27,435
USA 27,261
Slovenia 27,174
Ivory Coast 27,174
Uruguay 27,130
Switzerland 27,130
Slovakia 26,652
Algeria 26,565
Serbia 26,522
Spain 26,522
Nigeria 26,435
Chile 26,435
Cameroon 25,565
Korea DPR 25,522
Germany 25,348
Ghana 24,870

Il giocatore più anziano è il portiere inglese David James, dell'agosto 1970, più giovane di un paio di mesi dell'altro portiere olandese Sander Boschker.

Peter Shilton

More to follow suit after this?

BoLASEPaKO at related • 0 views
Priority for Lionel is his family and his club, Home UnitedWhile many consider retiring from international football at the age of 29 is too young, especially for the case of goalkeeper.

After all, great custodians like Dino Zoff and Peter Shilton did maintain their presence between the posts for their countries past their forties.

Edwin Van Der Sar: An Appreciation

The Offside: Manchester United at related • 0 views

Lots of food for thought in the papers this morning. "I'll do anything to ge her back!" Wazza says in The Guardian vis-Ã -vis getting Coleen back after all his slag shagging exploits.

"Players can't afford to booze any more," says ‘Arry Redknapp ve Spurs spiv. "Everybody and their mother's got a camera phone now.

World Cup 2010

Under Construction: The Italian National Team

Serie A Weekly at related • 0 views
Chances are if you love Serie A then you keep up with the Italian National Team, or gli Azzurri. The national team has a long history on the national stage. Italy has won the World Cup tournament 4 times, only second to Brazil's five time championship record. The names Giuseppe Meazza, Alessandra Del Piero, Dino Zoff and Paolo Rossi have all worn the blue jersey at one time.

WC Countdown – Would this be Italy’s best side of all time?

OK Football Finder at related • 0 views

With the World Cup less than a month away, we'd thought we get the Ultimate 11's going again.

First up is Melanios' Italy, now Mel has bored us all to death with his tales of playing against some of the all time Italian greats. We are of course talking about Subbuteo, Melanio won the World Cup representing Italy way back in 1974.

Italy World Cup Team History (Pt III: 1978 – 1994)

WorldCupBlog at related • 0 views

With the lean years over, it was back to the top of the footballing pyramid for Italy. No longer the first round disappointment, always a contender, and occasionally champion.

World Cup 1978 Argentina

Looking at their group today, it's like a who's who of footballing history: Italy, Argentina, Hungary and France.

World Cup

Iker Casillas: Best Goalkeeper Ever?

Footy Factor at related • 0 views

We've never been ones to shy away from the big debates in football, so here's one to sink your teeth into: Having watched Spain triumph in South Africa and witnessed their keeper win the final's most valuable player award, is Iker Casillas now the best goalie in history?

Read more.

Most critical (missed) chance

One-two goal soccer blog at related • 1 view
There are some great missed chances in critical times that would have changed the history of the football, the way we know it One was the great Dino Zoff save against Zico at the 90th minute of...

[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!

The Rest

Zoff pezzo da museo messicano

GolBlog at related • 0 views
Dino Zoff entra nella Hall of Fame della federcalcio messicana. Il suo ingresso nel museo del calcio messicano gli è stato ufficializzato dal direttore del museo e la cerimonia si terrà il prossimo novembre. Super Dinone è l'unico italiano presente nel museo, e si aggiunge accanto ad una ristretta cerchia di miti della storia del calcio mondiale, e tra i portieri, con quello di Zamora e Yashin.

Final Europa League 2012 Atlético de Madrid y Athletic de Bilbao

Apuntes de Futbol at related • 0 views
Bielsa-Simeone, duelo de DTsLa final de la Liga Europa entre Atlético de Madrid y Athletic vivirá un duelo de técnicos argentinos entre Diego Pablo Simeone y Marcelo Bielsa, dos amigos en busca de un título de competición europea, un éxito sólo logrado antes por tres compatriotas: Alfredo Di Stefano, Helenio Herrera y Luis Carniglia.

TSG: Premiership Best Eleven 2011-2012

The Shin Guardian at related • 0 views

The EPL is wrapping up though not before a last gasp effort for Manchester City to wrestle the title away from their neighborly foes United.

Our picks for Best XI:

Krul, not kind to opponents....

G: Tim Krul (Newcastle)

The skinny: Tough pick here.

K-League Gets Temperatures Rising Already

Soccerphile World Cup Blog at related • 0 views
The winter was not a fierce one by Korean standards, except for one week in early February that saw Seoul temperatures plummet to minus 20, and the 2012 K-League certainly did not take long to warm up.

The excitement and controversy were getting going even before the big kick-off. 24 hours ahead of the opening game, Daejeon Citizen were in the headlines for letting veteran, and we are talking Dino Zoff style, goalkeeper Choi Eun-sung go.

Juventus is the greatest thing to happen in the history of Italy

Euro 2008 on World Cup Blog at related • 0 views
[caption id="attachment_4648" align="alignleft" width="600" caption="Look out, blonde haired maidens, for the harvest moon is approaching, and the proper rituals must be conducted. We've all read Bone, haven't we?"][/caption]

Though this is starting to become a cliched opening line, I am sorry. It seems that a few lines in my most recent offering have deeply offended vast swathes of our friends at the Juventus Offside.

Development the key for United’s new generation of keepers

ManUtd24 at related • 0 views

"Goalkeepers are not born, they are made. Every quality a keeper needs mental or physical can be acquired through training. He must be a perfectionist; always ready to develop and better themselves."

These are the wise words of the great Italian goalkeeper Dino Zoff a man who had achieved virtually everything; at the tender age of 40 he captained his side to World Cup glory in 1982.

SPL In Europe: Hibs Look To History

The Scottish Football Blog at related • 0 views
Where there's a group of football fans, there's hope. Last week Hibs left me thankful that I've not got a gas oven.

Although I wish I'd remembered that before spending an hour with my head in the electric fan oven. This week's lack of blogging can be put down to my recovery period for severely singed hair.

Un 11 de Julio

FutblogMexicano at related • 0 views
1982: Mundial de España;
Italia se consagró campeona del Mundo.
Final:
ITALIA 3 (Rossi – Tardelli – Altobelli)
ALEMANIA FEDERAL 1 (Breitner)
Aquel partido, fue uno de los puntos de partida para algunos de los cambios reglamentarios impuestos durante la década del 90: ya que, Dino Zoff, el arquero italiano, tuvo la pelota en sus manos 14 de los 90 minutos de juego.