Matteo Minozzi rugby player
Matteo Minozzi rugby player

Matteo Minozzi

4th Jun 1996 1.75m/77kg Fullback

Six Nations Stats Leaders: Most metres, tackles, carries and more

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The opening round of the Six Nations did not disappoint with some thrilling team and individual efforts on display.   Wales threw down a strong challenge to the rest of the competition with a crushing...

The Breakdown – A statistical look at the first round of the Six Nations

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Six Nations returns this weekend, with defending champions Wales hosting Italy, England facing France and Ireland taking on Scotland.     Wales begin the defence of their Six Nations...

Minozzi returns for Italy as Franco Smith names his squad

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Franco Smith, who is in temporary charge of Italy for the 2020 Guinness Six Nations, has named his squad to face Wales at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff.   The squad sees the return of...

Premiership Highlights: Wasps v Northampton Saints

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saints dominated the first hour of this clash despite Marcus Watson scoring a great try from a moment of brilliance from Malakai Fekitoa. Reinach and Harrison scored in the first half for the Saints with...

Premiership Team of the Week - Round Eight

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final round of the Premiership for the year has come to an end with Exeter finishing the decade on top of the table.   After a scintillating round of action that finished with a stellar encounter...

RWC Review: Springboks vs Italy

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cheslin Kolbe claimed a try double as South Africa eased to a 49-3 bonus-point thumping of 14-man Italy to stand on the brink of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals. Italy could have...

Pool B Review After 2 Rounds

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand and South Africa are on money to progress to the knockout stage of the competition and it is most likely they will end in the same order. Italy are the next best side in this pool and have...

O'Shea promises victorious Italy an 'old-school night'

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy will enjoy what Conor O'Shea termed "an old-school night" after cruising past Canada to make it two Rugby World Cup wins from two.     The Azzurri followed up their 47-22 bonus-point victory...

Match Report: Italy 48-7 Canada

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy crushed Canada with a 48-7 victory in Fukuoka as they maintained their unbeaten Rugby World Cup start ahead of a potentially pivotal clash with South Africa.   The Azzurri had only...

Italy win their Rugby World Cup opener for the first time since 1991

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy won a Rugby World Cup opener for the first time since 1991 after triumphing in their Group B clash in Osaka.     Italy had plenty to celebrate as Sergio Parisse and his team opened...