Macedonia FYR News and Features
Giampiero Ventura A draw at home to Macedonia on Friday set some alarm bells ringing for Italy coach Giampiero Ventura, who was not impressed.
Gianluigi Buffon Italy produced a woeful second-half display against Macedonia, leaving Gian Piero Ventura to point the finger at his side's fitness.
Giorgio Chiellini Italy were pegged back by a late Macedonia goal, failing to get a win that would have confirmed a World Cup play-off spot next month.
Giampiero Ventura Italy might only be a point away from securing a World Cup qualifying spot, but Giampiero Ventura has been put on the spot over his future.
Simone Zaza Italy coach Giampiero Ventura has left out in-form striker Simone Zaza despite suggestions of an impending international recall.
Francisco Alarcón Suárez Isco is looking forward to a well-deserved rest after a season that he feels could have been his best as a professional.
Diego Costa Chelsea are yet to communicate their decision on Diego Costa's future to the Spain striker, who scored against Macedonia.
álvaro morata martín Diego Costa shrugged off recent transfer speculation to score the decisive goal as Spain defeated Macedonia.
Julen Lopetegui Argote An own goal sent Spain on their way before Vitolo, Nacho Monreal and Aritz Aduriz completed a 4-0 rout at home to the Macedonians.
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