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Are the Nerazzurri poised to upset the Old Lady?
12:03 Friday 7th December 2018

On paper, Inter don't stand a chance. The Allianz Stadium is dread for any team. The Nerazzurri came away broken and battered after their last seven visits. It was difficult to score, let alone win. At the moment, Juventus’ confidence…

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Allan: Napoli's long-unheralded midfield dynamo 
09:00 Friday 30th November 2018

There are certain players who rarely get the praise they merit. Either by virtue of position or style, such talents are often overlooked while top stars are celebrated. Allan Marques Loureiro leads this category in Italy's Serie A. When…

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Is Rodrigo De Paul finally fulfilling potential at Udinese?
12:00 Thursday 29th November 2018

Rodrigo De Paul is enjoying a breakout season in Serie A. It seems Udinese's Argentine winger is finally living up to the expectations that led to Valencia bringing him to Europe in 2014.  De Paul's career began in his home…

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Tiemoue Bakayoko showing positive signs at AC Milan
12:00 Sunday 25th November 2018

Disaster, flop, boondoggle. That pretty sums Tiemoue Bakayoko’s pathetic slump from grace in the last year. Heralded as Europe's most-rounded midfielder, the colossal Frenchman has despaired. At Chelsea, then AC Milan. Faithful…

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Is Serie A on the rise again?
09:00 Monday 19th November 2018

Serie-A used to be the biggest league in the ‘90s. The best of the best played there, including the original Ronaldo, Zinedine Zidane, Juan Sebastian Veron, Hernan Crespo, Lilian Thuram, Marcel Desailly, Marco van Basten and Gabriel Batistuta.…

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Can AC Milan disrupt Juventus’ Serie A smooth sail?
15:00 Sunday 11th November 2018

Juventus conceded a goal for the first time in the Champions League this season in what turned out to be their first loss of the season. Massimiliano Allegri's charges fell 2-1 to Jose Mourinho's Manchester United, a surprise result…

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Roma paying the price for selling experienced players
12:00 Monday 5th November 2018

“Roma have risen from their ruins. Manolas, the Greek god in Rome!” Peter Drury shouted at the top of his voice when Kostas Manolas headed into the back of the net in the 82nd minute against Barcelona, sending Roma into the…

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Why Mauro Icardi isn't an elite striker
12:00 Wednesday 31st October 2018

With critics and supporters alike praising Mauro Icardi for his key goal-scoring contribution at Inter Milan, it’s easy to forget the Argentine is not yet good enough to justify such hype. He doesn't deliver on club football's…

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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…

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Can the Battle for San Siro propel Inter or AC Milan to greater Serie A success?
09:00 Sunday 21st October 2018

The 2018/19 Serie A season's first Derby della Madonnina takes place tonight when Inter and AC again dispute the Giuseppe Meazza, the ground they share, otherwise known as San Siro. The derby remains among the biggest fixtures on the Italian…

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Liga Calcio Chaos: Did Serie B shrink in the laundering?
15:00 Thursday 18th October 2018

Everywhere in the world except North America, relegation is a sporting drama. Teams rise and fall on merit. In Italy this summer, commercial interest became the deciding factor. Much like non-league teams in England, it's customary for…

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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…

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Can Napoli challenge Juventus under Carlo Ancelotti?
14:00 Saturday 29th September 2018

Juventus has had its way in Serie A for seven straight seasons. On each occasion, the Old Lady secured the Scudetto with relative ease. Napoli and Roma have been the closest challengers. Inter and AC Milan, two giants of Italian football, have…

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Is time up for Eusebio Di Francesco at Roma?
12:00 Saturday 29th September 2018

"I'm disgusted". This is the harsh comment made by Roma president James Pallotta after the Giallorossi's bad defeat at Bologna, their fourth match without a win this season. Not the best way to start the week for Eusebio…

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Inter Milan: Are they as disappointing as they have looked?
09:00 Monday 17th September 2018

Before the 2018/19 Serie A season began, Internazionale were 'a team to watch'. Luciano Spalletti produced a Champions League berth last season and even had the team in the pole position for the Scudetto for a few weeks. The thought…

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