Top 10: Serie A Players in 2016

Italian football had its share of exciting moments and performances in 2016 and although football is considered to be a team game, there will always be individuals who stand out more than their peers. Star players attract the attention of fans due to their skill, presence, character and aura, and in 2016 Serie A supporters witnessed established stars More...

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By Conor Clancy On Friday, December 30th, 2016

Top 10: Serie A youngsters in 2016

Historically a league that sees players in their twilight years, 2016 has been a year for upcoming talent in Serie A. Many of these promising youngsters are Italian, leaving the future of the Azzurri looking bright, More...

By Conor Clancy On Thursday, December 29th, 2016

Top 5: Serie A Strikers in 2016

Over the last 12 months, there have been a number of strikers to take Serie A by storm at one point or another. Consistency has often been lacking with many, even, it could be argued, with some of those who make More...

By Nicholas Carroll On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Top 5: Serie A midfielders in 2016

While it was Gonzalo Higuain who stole the show in 2016 by breaking Serie A’s goal-scoring record, the year was filled with an abundance of vital elements at the heart of Italian teams that were often providing More...

By Vieri Capretta On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

Top 5: Serie A defenders in 2016

The land of the defenders, of catenaccio, of tactics to stop the opponent; Italy still has this label at an international level, and Italians firmly believe the best defensive systems and individual defenders play More...

By Luca D'Amico-Wong On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

Top 5: Serie A goalkeepers in 2016

Serie A is a league historically known for its defensive style of play, sporting some excellent goalkeepers, the likes of Dida, Julio Cesar, and Gianluigi Buffon in recent years. With the emergence of young, promising More...

By Louis Gibberd-Thomas On Monday, November 28th, 2016

Top 10: Italian football debuts

Sometimes a young player enters the fray and dazzles his peers, fans and media alike. Serie A has known a number of these debutants, with some proving to be the real deal while others were mere one-hit wonders. Italian More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Serie A 2016-17: Goals Of The Week – Round 6

After a round of Serie A action that was filled with excellent goalkeeping saves and terrible defensive errors, it was quite difficult to find five goals good enough to make this Top Five. Round six saw 21 goals More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Serie A 2016-17: Goals of the Week – Round 5

Round five of this season’s Serie A saw 22 goals be scored across eight matches, including two sublime volleys, with another two goalless draws. As per usual, Gonzalo Higuain scored for Juventus, as did Mauro More...

By Conor Clancy On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Serie A 2016-17: Goals of the Week – Round 3

Round three of Serie A action, like the two that preceded it, saw plenty of goals with 27 being scored across the nine games to be played. Gonzalo Higuain was on target as usual, while there are also some more More...