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Andrea Pirlo and other former players get coaching badges

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.

Andrea Pirlo joins the criticism as Italy fears the worst

Italy have to beat Sweden by two goals on Monday to avoid what the head of the federation Carlo Tavecchio has dubbed the 'Apocalypse'.

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You can't go on forever: Andrea Pirlo announces retirement

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.

As Andrea Pirlo finds touch, Juventus hopes ascend

Paul Pogba, Claudio Marchisio and Arturo Vidal are not quite the same without an on-form Pirlo.

Power Play

In his autobiography, Italian footballer Andrea Pirlo shows as much finesse with the pen as he does with the ball in the mid-field.

Barcelona swamp Real Betis but lose Lionel Messi

A Cesc Fabregas double helped Barcelona maintain their unbeaten start to the season.

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Confederations Cup 2013 Round Up

By deploying both Marcelo and Alves,Brazi’s strategy is clear – attack down the wings.

Body blow for Italy as playmaker Pirlo set to miss Brazil match

Both Italy and Brazil face injury worries in the centre of midfield.

Majestic Pirlo impresses Maracana in Italy win

Pirlo became the fifth Italian to reach a century of full internationals.

Bayern Munich gets a leg into semis

Juventus' 18 match winning streak in Europe ends with 2-0 defeat at Munich

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Usain Bolt, Ashish Nehra, Kaka, Felipe Massa: Sportstars who retired in 2017

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.

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