Serie A 2016-17: Goals of the Week – Round 1

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After the first week of Serie A action, several teams have already shone with both teamwork as well as individual moments of brilliance. Here are the top five goals from the opening round of the 2016-17 season.  More...

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By Conor Clancy On Monday, August 22nd, 2016
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Serie A 2016/17 – Week 1 Roundup: Goals galore in Italy as Higuain gets off the mark

Disproving widespread preconceptions that football in Italy is still a defensive game, top flight action got back underway on the peninsula with 3.2 goals per game. The 2016-17 Serie A season got underway with More...

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By Vieri Capretta On Monday, August 22nd, 2016
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Serie A 2016-17: Team of the Week – Round 1

Juventus started the new season as they finished the old one, with a win, but this time, it was thanks to a new face: that of Gonzalo Higuain. Roma started on a high as well, whilst Napoli were held to a draw by More...

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By Conor Clancy On Sunday, August 21st, 2016
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Bergamo production line provides Atalanta with fresh batch of young talent

One criticism often thrown at Italian clubs is that they fail to develop their own players properly. However, the same cannot be said for Atalanta. Few clubs in Italy bring through players to their first team from More...

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By Oscar La-Gambina On Friday, August 19th, 2016
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Serie A 2016-17: Five things to look out for in Round One

  It’s been a busy summer full of astounding transfers, dramatic exits, and new beginnings. Paul Pogba, Gonzalo Higuain, Roberto Mancini, Silvio Berlusconi, and Mauro Icardi are just some of the names to More...

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By Kevin Pogorzelski On Friday, August 19th, 2016
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Season Preview: Serie A 2016-17

With €155 million already spent this summer and another Serie A title in their sights, opposition fans will be praying for anything to stop the Old Lady of Juventus dominating another 12 months of domestic competition. Whether More...

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By Anthony Zacchino On Friday, August 19th, 2016
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VIDEO: 2016-17 Serie A Promo

As the first kick-off of the 2016-17 Serie A season is just one day away, get ready with this promo from Sky Sport Italia.  More...

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By Conor Clancy On Friday, August 19th, 2016
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Podcast: Guess who’s back!

It has been a long time coming, but the Forza Italian Football podcast has finally returned to the airwaves. After months of waiting patiently, everyone at FIF would like to thank you all for your regular messages, More...

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By Conor Clancy On Friday, August 12th, 2016
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Forza Italian Football Announcement: New Season; New Look; New Focus

You might have noticed over the last few months that Forza Italian Football has gone through a time of transition. We have been working tirelessly during what has seemed like a very short summer since the conclusion More...

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By Anthony Zacchino On Friday, August 5th, 2016
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VIDEO: AC Milan welcome Gustavo Gomez

AC Milan made headlines as the sale of the club to a Chinese consortium finally became official, and now, Il Diavolo have announced that Club Atletico Lanus defender Gustavo Gomez will be their first signing under More...