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Thursday, October 18, 2007

Commentaries by Jim Riggio for World Football Commentaries

About the Author

Mr. Riggio has written about Italian and international soccer for ESPN/Soccernet, and was an interviewee for my column at AC Cugini Scuola Calcio. After the 2006 World Cup, he contributed an interview with Gianluca Zambrotta in Los Angeles for my World Football site.


July 2007 - Diane Scalia, Brazilian model Ana, and former Serie A player Cristiano Scapolo with AC Milan's 2007 UEFA Champions League Cup, Milan USA Academy, Newhall, CA.

Photo courtesy of Jim Riggio.

Mr. Riggio is the expert correspondent on the UEFA Champions League for Diane Scalia, also known as Chef Di, of GrandSlamGourmet.com, at her podcast site, "Sports Bites."




Please click the links to visit her show.

1 comment:

jack said...

Jim,

I read your article on the soccer player from Burbank Peralta. Great stuff. I went to school with your younger brother at Hoover. I also love SERIA A and follow it with a passion. I used to talk soccer with your brother all the time.



I just wanted to say hello and hope all is well. I remember reading your sports articles in the NEWS PRESS AND LEADER the years following graduation.


are you still in glendale, ca? I married an Italian girl 4 years ago and have a little boy named Giovanni....Tell Mark i said hello as well I am leaving my email below should you want to reply.

Jack Vartanyan Hoover 1995
jvartanyan@gmail.com

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