Brendan Crossan: The halcyon days of Italian football come flooding back with 'Golazzo' memories

Fiorentina's Gabriel Batistuta was one of the leading lights of Italian football in the mid-90s
IT was Sunday August 25, 1996. We were four university students on a train from Florence to Milan to watch the Super Cup between Fiorentina and AC Milan, Italy’s curtain raiser to the new season[...]

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