A successful player and now an exciting manager, Carlo Ancelotti’s time on the pitch has inspired his spells on the touchline as he now leads Napoli into a fascinating era.
A man of many talents, Ruud Gullit would establish himself as the best sweeper in the game in the 1980s and contributed to big successes wherever he played.
The final installment of FC99 features a set of players looking to put a foot down and establish their roles in their teams.
Part four looks at some players looking to make it at their respective clubs and some look to add some glory.
At his best, Jean-Pierre Papin was the best forward in the world, scoring wonderful goals and setting the benchmark in French football. This is the story of his rise to the top.
Looking back at the magic of Demetrio Albertini, the heartbeat of the glorious AC Milan sides under Fabio Capello.
As part of a preview series covering Europe’s top leagues, we spoke to John Solano as he shares his thoughts on the upcoming Italian Serie A season.
Italian women’s football has gone through plenty of highs and lows in previous years. We shine light on why there might yet be hope at the end of the tunnel.