May 29, 2021 9:31 am
Pirlo coached Juventus for only one season but the team's fourth-place finish ended a run of nine straight Serie A titles. The club did not say whose decision it was to go but reports in Italy say the 42-year-old Pirlo was fired.
May 15, 2021 10:17 am
Regardless, Andrea Pirlo is experienced enough to know this is how it works. The manager is always the fall guy, and particularly in these circumstances.
October 26, 2020 8:59 am
Andrea Pirlo said he could understand players might be influenced by appearing in near-empty stadiums during the COVID-19 pandemic.
September 21, 2020 11:19 am
Andrea Pirlo has got his coaching career off to a winning start as Juventus beat Sampdoria 3-0 in Serie A.
August 10, 2020 9:23 pm
Andrea Pirlo, who has never managed before, either at youth or senior level, was handed the reins at Juventus on Saturday in the wake of Maurizio Sarri’s dismissal.
April 02, 2020 3:41 pm
Book Review: Andrea Pirlo's obsession with free-kicks was a deep, philosophical quest, not only a pursuit of sporting perfection but also of spiritual, soul-sating satisfaction.
September 28, 2018 8:30 am
Andrea Pirlo was among several ex-players who obtained their UEFA A coaching badges on Thursday after completing a course at the Italian football federation's training complex in Coverciano.
November 11, 2017 5:10 pm
Italy have to beat Sweden by two goals on Monday to avoid what the head of the federation Carlo Tavecchio has dubbed the 'Apocalypse'.
October 08, 2017 8:55 pm
Pirlo has won six Serie A titles and two Champions Leagues at club level and played a crucial role in Italy's 2006 World Cup lifting campaign.
November 04, 2014 10:07 am
Paul Pogba, Claudio Marchisio and Arturo Vidal are not quite the same without an on-form Pirlo.
December 29, 2017 9:29 pm
Many legends from various sports brought the curtain down to their illustrious career this year. Here is a look back and a tribute to the sporting personalities who hung up their boots this year.