Serie A 2016-17: Team Of The Week – Round 26

Juventus eased past Empoli, as Napoli crashed against a superb Atalanta and Radja Nainggolan literally demolished Inter. AC Milan managed to win in Sassuolo, with Fiorentina and Torino drawing. At the bottom, Pescara and Crotone lost again, with Palermo only managing a 1-1 result. Our Team of the Week will see an attacking 3-4-3 formation deployed. More...

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By Conor Clancy On Monday, February 27th, 2017
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Atalanta have earned the right to be treated as serious European contenders

By defeating Napoli 2-0 at the Stadio San Paolo, Atalanta secured a Serie A double over the Partenopei, which saw them rise to fourth place in the table. When Atalanta overcame Napoli for the second time this season, More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Serie A 2016-17: Five Things To Look Out For In Round 26

After a defining week in European football for Italian representatives, there are plenty of reasons to watch Serie A this weekend. Furthermore, two coaching changes with completely different results play out their More...

By Conor Clancy On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Podcast: Zappy Zeman makes Delfini Zazzy

Conor Clancy returned to host the Forza Italian Football Podcast with Nicholas Carroll and Luca Gunby joining him as ever. As is now custom, this podcast was recorded live over on FIFTV. We look ahead to Juventus’ More...

By Vieri Capretta On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Serie A 2016-17: Team of the Week – Round 25

With Serie A’s top seven all winning, the main surprise this week was Pescara’s first victory this season. Juventus, Roma, Napoli, Atalanta, Inter, Lazio and AC Milan all added three points to their More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Serie A 2016-17: Five Things To Look Out For In Round 25

After a week of football which saw Serie A sides aim to make a strong start in the knockout rounds of the Champions League and the Europa League, domestic matches return this weekend. For most of the big sides, More...

By Conor Clancy On Thursday, February 16th, 2017
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Podcast: The great AC Milan swindle

Conor Clancy returned to host the Forza Italian Football Podcast with Nicholas Carroll and Luca Gunby joining him as ever. As is now custom, this podcast was recorded live over on FIFTV. We reflect on Napoli’s More...

By Forza Italian Football Staff On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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Atalanta starlet welcomes Chelsea interest

Having Chelsea monitoring his progress is a flattering prospect for Atalanta’s Franck Kessie, although he played down interest in a move to London. The 20-year-old is enjoying a breakout season with the high-flying More...

By Marco Jackson On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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Atalanta 1948: The Queen in Search of a Crown

In a 110-year history, Atalanta have never managed to get their hands on the Scudetto. They came closest in 1948. Victory over Crotone on Saturday evening would lift Atalanta up to fourth position in Serie A, one More...

By Vieri Capretta On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Serie A 2016-17: Team of the Week – Round 24

It was all too simple for Juventus in Cagliari as a Gonzalo Higuain double gave the Bianconeri another three points, keeping Napoli and Roma – both victorious – at a distance. Inter and Atalanta both More...