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From Gigi to Gigio Italy’s future in safe hands

On February 25, 1999, Buffon and his Parma teammates were undergoing their final preparations for their Serie A match against Perugia. But what Gigi didn’t know, down south in Castellammare di Stabia, a future goalkeeper was born, and he would soon be dubbed his heir… Aptly named after the Carrara-born goalkeeper, Gianluigi Donnarumma would grab the attention of Italian and

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Mourinho unsure which of his 8,211 enemies might have leaked tax details

‘Special One’ struggling to narrow down list of people who might bear him a grudge. Jose Mourinho has been going through his little black notebook to establish which one of his eight thousand enemies somehow got access to his tax arrangements. Mourinho is accused of using an elaborate system of offshore companies to minimise his tax bill, in the same

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Gotze to miss Madrid test

Borussia Dortmund take on Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday, but will be without Mario Gotze. Mario Gotze has been ruled out of Borussia Dortmund’s Champions League trip to holders Real Madrid with a knee injury. The attacking midfielder, who was an unused substitute in Saturday’s 4-1 Bundesliga win over Borussia Monchengladbach, has not travelled with his team-mates

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