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Italy-England, European derby.

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October 17th, 2023
10:30 – 13:00
Italian Embassy – 4 Grosvenor Square, London w1k 4ae

Introduction to the works:

  • Inigo Lambertini, Ambassador of Italy to the United Kingdom


  • Stefano Boldrini, sports journalist – Il Fatto Quotidiano
  • Massimiliano Vitelli, correspondent of the Sunday Post in Italy

Goals and glories; the art of football between Italy and England:

  • Gabriele Gravina, president FIGC
  • Fabio Capello, former coach, Sky commentator
  • Gianfranco Zola, former footballer, vice-president of Lega Pro
  • Angelo Ogbonna, West Ham defender
  • Jorginho, Arsenal and Italian national football player

The golden years of Serie A and the success of the Premier League are discussed:

  • Alessandro Belluzzo
  • Giovanni Branchini
  • Roberto De Fanti
  • Valerio Giuffrida
  • Rafaela Pimenta
  • Alfonso Morrone
  • Giuseppe Riso
  • Massimo Tucci
  • Fabio Poli