Some articles on defence, defences, italian, italians:
... Beating a defence using width and depth ... in this effort that penetrated one of the tightest defences ever seen, the famous Italian catenaccio "padlock" defence ... The Italians used four defenders, plus a sweeper, Pierluigi Cera, behind the "back four" ...
Famous quotes containing the words defence and/or italian:
“Behold now this vast city; a city of refuge, the mansion house of liberty, encompassed and surrounded with his protection; the shop of war hath not there more anvils and hammers waking, to fashion out the plates and instruments of armed justice in defence of beleaguered truth, than there be pens and hands there, sitting by their studious lamps, musing, searching, revolving new notions.”
—John Milton (16081674)
“Until recently the word fascist was considered shameful. Fortunately, that period has passed. In fact, there is now a reassessment of how much grandpa Benito did for Italy.”
—Alessandra Mussolini, Italian actor, politician, and medical student. As quoted in Newsweek magazine, p. 19 (February 17, 1992)