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Italy
Why Jose Mourinho should be next Juventus manager
09:00 Tuesday 21st May 2019

From the moment Ajax stunned Juventus in the Champions League quarterfinal last month, Massimiliano Allegri knew he was only surviving on borrowed time in Turin. That privilege elapses at the end of the season.  Despite clinching…

Opinion
Why Max Allegri should top every managerial shortlist
15:00 Monday 20th May 2019

Massimiliano Allegri is a careful man. Everything that he does is meticulously planned, pored over and executed with a precision that precludes spontaneity. Thorough planning and attention to detail is a trait common among Italian managers.…

Italy
How will Juventus spend their summer?
15:00 Sunday 19th May 2019

The times they are a-changing.  A bittersweet feeling lingers around Juventus. Finishing the season as undisputed Serie A champions for the eighth successive campaign should be considered successful, no? Instead, it's become old hat.…

Italy
Juventus must be patient with Champions League dreams
08:00 Wednesday 24th April 2019

While a celebratory mood echoed over the Juventus stadium on Saturday, the underlying dissatisfaction merely waited to emerge again. The Old Lady became Italian Champions for the eighth straight season, yet something didn’t feel…

Italy
Emre Can enjoying life at Juventus
12:00 Monday 11th March 2019

Emre Can chose to run down his contract at Liverpool and moved to Juventus on a free last summer. Some may have wondered why anyone will do such a thing. But after spending four years at Anfield with no trophy to show for it, it is perfectly…

Champions League
Will Juventus' Recent Slump crush their Champions League dream again?
08:00 Thursday 7th February 2019

Fantasy football is over for Juventus. Their uncontested grip on Italian football was forcibly broken by Atalanta, who knocked them out of the Coppa Italia for the first time since 2016. The 3-0 defeat serves as a wake-up call for Massimiliano…

Italy
Can Torino upset Juventus in the Turin Derby?
15:00 Saturday 15th December 2018

Forget Juventus’ record Scudetto. Don't be fooled by the Old Lady’s utterly boring Serie A hegemony. Never mind Cristiano Ronaldo and the other Bianconeri mercenaries. When it comes to the Turin derby, it all counts for little.…

Italy
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…

Italy
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…

Italy
Ronaldo, Higuain & Dybala: Will three be a crowd at Juventus?
09:00 Wednesday 11th July 2018

With a World Cup that hasn't often made sense still ongoing, Cristiano Ronaldo restored some sanity by making a surprise switch from Real Madrid to Juventus. The deal makes sense for all parties, although a pair of acquaintances in…

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…

Italy
3 talking points from Inter Milan 2-3 Juventus: Is the Scudetto heading to Turin?
08:30 Sunday 29th April 2018

Last week, Juventus made the inconceivable possible, inexplicably losing at home to Napoli. The defeat opened up what had not so long before been a foregone title race. Napoli moved to within one point of the league leaders with Juve next facing…

Italy
Why does the football world continue to disrespect Massimiliano Allegri?
09:00 Thursday 26th April 2018

One hears the same names whenever the “best managers in the world” conversation revives. Jose Mourinho, Pep Guardiola, Jupp Heynckes, Tite, Antonio Conte, Jurgen Klopp. Those and others all seem to spring to mind before Massimiliano…

Managerial News
3 reputable contenders to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal
19:00 Tuesday 24th April 2018

The footballing world was shocked to its core on Friday as Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger announced he will leave at the season's end. The curtain will come down on the Frenchman's 22-year reign a year before his contract was set…

Italy
Why Napoli will beat Juventus to the Scudetto
09:30 Tuesday 24th April 2018

As the referee blew Sunday's final whistle, red-faced Juventus faithful were left shell-shocked. They couldn't believe what had just hit them. Napoli would return south with maximum points for the first time in seven visits to the north.…