2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
3rd in UEFA Nations League
Scotland 2-0 Albania: Naismith shines on return (2:14)
Albania 1-0 Israel: Herzog loses debut (1:31)
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403dPA Sport

Candreva's goal enough to give Italy win

Antonio Candreva's second-half strike was enough for Italy to end their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign with a narrow 1-0 victory in Albania.

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Albania ultras told to skip Italy match

Albanian police have told a group of home fans to stay away from the country's UEFA World Cup football qualifier against Italy on Monday.

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Albania appoint Panucci as new boss

Albania have kept faith with Italian coaching methods by appointing former Milan and Roma defender Christian Panucci as Gianni De Biasi's successor.

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511dAssociated Press

Albanian club stripped of title for cheating

Albania's FA has stripped Skenderbeu of the club championship won in the 2015-16 season for "influencing results contrary to the sports ethics."

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601dAssociated Press

Albania condemn 'extremist acts' by fans

Albania's soccer federation has strongly denounced the incident that halted the World Cup Group G qualifier with Italy for nearly nine minutes.

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602dESPN staff

Italy have bright future ahead - Ventura

Italy boss Giampiero Ventura believes his side have a bright future ahead after their 2-0 victory over Albania in World Cup qualifying on Friday.

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Italy knights Albania coach De Biasi

Italy has awarded Gianni de Biasi, an Italian who coaches the Albanian national team, with the Medal of the Star, graded as a Knight.

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729dAssociated Press

Kosovo police: Attack on Israel prevented

Kosovo police said on Thursday they prevented simultaneous attacks by the Islamic State group, including on the Israel national team.

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Albania 0-3 Israel

Israel stayed hot on the heels of Spain and Italy in FIFA European World Cup Qualifying Group G with a 3-0 victory over nine-man Albania.