Tag archive for ‘Serie A’
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By Oscar La-Gambina On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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Serie A 2016-17: Five Things To Look Out For In Round Seven

After yet another wide range of results for Italian representatives in Europe, this weekend’s Serie A action will be a case of redemption for some and capitalising on good form for others. Inter‘s Europa More...

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By Liam Stewart On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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Defensive issues risk costing Roma European football

Luciano Spalletti will need to take immediate corrective action to sort out his defence with the Giallorossi, or risk another year without Champions League football The Giallorossi’s start to the season has More...

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By Marco Jackson On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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The blues, the reds and the Blackshirts: Italian football’s great theft

Genoa and Bologna will meet this weekend in a grudge match that goes back some 91 years to a clash that may well have been the most fractious meeting of any Italian championship Although Genoa and Bologna may seem More...

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By Kevin Pogorzelski On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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Shevchenko: The AC Milan legend at 40

As AC Milan continue attempts to haul themselves back to their glory days, one of the greatest players in the club’s history, Andriy Shevchenko, turns 40 today. Unlike the Rossoneri, though, the Ukrainian More...

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By Suhayl Al-Sammari On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
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Inter’s post-Juventus bubble bursts as weak links exploited

Coming down from their highs of a Derby d’Italia defeat of Juventus, Inter have seen some of their flaws exposed in the week since and look far from potential Scudetto challengers. As the final whistle blew More...

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By Conor Clancy On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
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Podcast: There’s only one Van Gogh, and nobody like Totti

For a second consecutive week, our Editor-in-Chief Conor Clancy assumed responsibility as host in the latest Forza Italian Football Podcast. Joined by Luca Gunby and Nicholas Carroll, the guys discussed all things More...

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By Conor Clancy On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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Francesco Totti: 40 years of the Eternal City’s perpetually reigning King

Roma’s Francesco Totti celebrates his 4oth birthday on September 27. Now in his 25th season, the forward has built an unassailable legacy at the Stadio Olimpico. Modern football and its many mercenaries is More...

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By Conor Clancy On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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Serie A 2016-17: Team of the Week – Round 6

Round six of action saw Inter and AC Milan slowed down as Juventus and Napoli keep up their good run and maintain the top two positions in Serie A. Roma lost to Torino and stay in mediocrity, whilst Lazio won again More...

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By Oscar La-Gambina On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Serie A 2016-17: Five Things To Look Out For In Round Six

Last weekend’s results compared with the midweek action in Serie A could not draw two more separate conclusions regarding the top of the table. Five days ago, Napoli were in a solid position at the top of More...

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By Luca Gunby On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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The recent Eastern European obsession of Serie A

Serie A has traditionally looked to South America as a breeding ground for talent but with all of Europe now alert to the potential there, many Italian clubs have a logical fondness for the Eastern European leagues. Italian More...