Italy laboured to a 3-1 win over Armenia on Friday, moving a step closer to the World Cup thanks to two second-half goals. The game was settled by a player born in Buenos Aires, Roma striker Pablo Osvaldo, great-grandson of an Anconese immigrant.
The ‘Old Lady’ draped in Black and White is rising up once again through the ashes like a Phoenix, winning over the hearts and minds of football fans the world over. This is a remarkable story and one that began in Serie B after Juventus were demoted, having been found guilty of sporting fraud.
As part of our trip to the Emirates stadium we were invited to the press conference where Indesit explained their intentions. Here’s our analysis, as we cut through the PR talk and see what was really said.