James Woodman

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By James Woodman On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Italy 0-1 Republic of Ireland: Second string Azzurri side fail to take initiative

Italy lost to the Republic of Ireland 1-0 at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Wednesday night, which secured the Azzurri’s top spot in group E in the European Championship. Robbie Brady opened the scoring for More...

By James Woodman On Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Roma bring in defender from Empoli

Roma have reportedly signed Empoli left-back Mario Rui, as the Portuguese player will move away from the Tuscan club. Rui’s time in Serie A has been fantastic as the 25-year-old enjoyed a solid season at Empoli, More...

By James Woodman On Monday, June 13th, 2016

Italy 2-0 Belgium: The Azzurri’s class prevails in a thrilling victory

Italy beat Belgium 2-0 at the Stade De Lyon on Monday night, the two sides met for their opening fixture of the European Championship in Group E. Emanuele Giaccherini opened the scoring for the Azzurri in More...

By James Woodman On Sunday, June 12th, 2016

Juventus forward to choose between Chelsea or Manchester United move

Juventus forward Alvaro Morata will decide between a move to one of either Manchester United or Chelsea this summer, with the Spaniard topping the wish lists of both Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho. Former employers More...

By James Woodman On Friday, June 10th, 2016

AC Milan target move for unsettled Newcastle United midfielder

AC Milan are reportedly interested in Newcastle United’s Moussa Sissoko, as he looks keen to depart the recently relegated side. The Frenchman joined Newcastle in January 2013, and has since captained the More...

By James Woodman On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Barcelona wing-back remains a priority for AC Milan

AC Milan are reportedly targeting Barcelona’s Aleix Vidal as the Italian club looks to improve upon their squad this transfer window. Conversations are still being had at this time but the idea is to More...

By James Woodman On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Thohir admits he needs help to take Inter into Champions League

Chinese appliance retailer Suning Commerce Group has agreed to pay €270m for a 70 per cent stake in Inter, in the latest foray into European sport by a big Chinese company. Suning are looking to make Inter into More...

By James Woodman On Friday, May 13th, 2016

Genoa v Atalanta – Preview: Pride on the line in mid-table clash

Two sides destined for mid-table finishes will do battle on Sunday evening when Genoa welcome Atalanta to the Stadio Luigi Ferraris. The Rossoblu are currently sitting in 10th place, while La Dea find themselves More...

By James Woodman On Sunday, April 10th, 2016

Roma v Bologna – Preview: Giallorossi out to win

Roma host Bologna at the Stadio Olimpico on Monday evening, hoping to take the three points to try and chase down Napoli with only four points separating the sides. Meanwhile, Bologna are currently sitting in More...

By James Woodman On Saturday, April 9th, 2016

Chievo v Carpi – Preview: Biancorossi looking to distance themselves from relegation zone

Chievo’s eyes are firmly set on a top 10 finish as they host a Carpi side currently fighting for their Serie A lives at Stadio Marc’Antonio Bentegodi on Saturday afternoon. Currently sitting in the More...