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Italy
How will Claudio Ranieri fare at Sampdoria?
12:00 Sunday 20th October 2019

Claudio Ranieri has travelled far and near in a career that has witnessed many highs and lows, though it can be argued the latter often outweighed the former. Yet, nobody can take away the experience acquired over decades that comes with…

Italy
Will Giampolo exit revive Piatek form?
17:00 Thursday 10th October 2019

Krzysztof Piatek stormed Serie A at full speed last season. From Genoa to AC Milan, the Pole struck like a rocket out of control. There was a comparison with compatriot Robert Lewandowski. These days, though the idea seems absurd. Piatek is…

Italy
Is Krzysztof Piatek threatening Robert Lewandowski's place with Poland?
09:00 Wednesday 24th October 2018

A surprise striker sits atop the Serie A goal-scoring chart. It was widely predicted Cristiano Ronaldo would storm his way to pole position once arriving at Juventus. However, it’s little-known Polish frontman Krzysztof Piatek…

Italy
The €4 million man upstaging Cristiano Ronaldo
09:00 Saturday 6th October 2018

When news broke of Cristiano Ronaldo’s move to Juventus, it’s fair to say that a few Serie A records instantly came under threat. The man from Portugal is up there amongst the games' great goalscorers. He has already scored…

Italy
Serie A preview: Is it time for another club to claim the Scudetto?
08:00 Sunday 19th August 2018

The world will be watching Serie A this season and for good reason. Cristiano Ronaldo's arrival at Juventus transformed Lega Calcio into the must-watch competition this season. But it would be wrong to say Juventus are the only team…

Italy
Transfer Analysis: Juventus acquire Genoa's Mattia Perin
15:00 Thursday 5th July 2018

Juventus signed Mattia Perin from Genoa for €12 million payable in 3 years with €3 million in add-ons. Club legend Gianluigi Buffon departs the Old Lady after 17 years, leaving a void that cannot be fully replaced. Juventus…

France
Pietro Pellegri: Is Monaco's latest recruit the next Kylian Mbappe?
08:00 Tuesday 30th January 2018

Pietro Pellegri has been one of the most talked-about players during the January transfer window. He's among the hottest prospects in European football. After making his debut for Genoa, he slowly made a name for himself in the first team.…

Opinion
3 reasons AC Milan can get back on track against Genoa
19:00 Saturday 21st October 2017

AC Milan welcome Genoa to the San Siro in Sunday afternoon's Serie A clash. The home side are desperate for a win after a poor run of results. The Rossoneri started the season brightly with a new-look team, but things have spiralled in recent…

Italy
2017-18 Serie A Preview - Part 2: Europe And Relegation Races
09:00 Thursday 17th August 2017

Juventus and its closest Scudetto rivals were discussed in the first part of our preview . IRAIW's Serie A Preview, Pt 2, examines squads fighting for Europe or to avoid relegation.  Because gravity is our friend, let's start higher up, then…

Italy
Everybody Needs Good (Italian) Neighbours
15:08 Monday 29th September 2014

James Meredith looks at Italian football derby games, where the ground is even shared between the sides, impossible to have in the UK? I used to be an avid watcher of Italian football. As a young boy I'd tune in to the coverage of Serie A on…