Roberto Baggio http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27559/all en Soccer-Baggio quits as Italy technical director http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/soccer-baggio-quits-italy-technical-director <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 23 (Reuters) - Italy great Roberto Baggio resigned as the Italian soccer federation's technical director on Wednesday, saying he was not permitted to do the job he wanted to do.</p> <p>Italy's talisman as they finished third and second in the 1990 and 1994 World Cups was appointed to the role after the Azzurri flopped as holders by going out in the group stage of the 2010 edition.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/soccer-baggio-quits-italy-technical-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> FIFA 100 Football in Italy Roberto Baggio Sport in Italy Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 20:45:20 +0000 5738507 at http://www.globalpost.com