Manchester United favourites to land Mertens

While Zlatan Ibrahimovic won’t be joining Napoli from Manchester United, current Azzurri forward Dries Mertens could make the reverse move this summer. The Belgian could move on from the Partenopei even though he has shown lethal form – 24 goals in 34 games – this season as no new contract has been agreed upon despite his current More...

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By Adriano Boin On Saturday, March 18th, 2017
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No Napoli move for Manchester United’s Ibrahimovic

A return to Italy isn’t in the cards for Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic as his agent poured cold water on a potential move to Napoli. The Swede signed a one-year contract with an option with More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Saturday, March 18th, 2017
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Serie A 2016-17: Five Things To Look Out For In Round 29

After plenty of goals and brilliant games last week, there is a lot for this week’s Serie A to live up to. Inter and Lazio are looking to keep a brilliant run of form going, while Atalanta are the opposite More...

By Adriano Boin On Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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Monaco’s Fabinho reveals failed Serie A switch

With his performances in the Champions League attracting interest from several parties, Monaco midfielder Fabinho revealed he nearly joined Napoli last summer. The 23-year-old hit the back of the net for the Ligue More...

By Conor Clancy On Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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Podcast: Super Inter go ballistic, Atalanta are atrocious

Despite the weekend’s results, Conor Clancy returned to host the Forza Italian Football Podcast this week, with Nicholas Carroll and Luca Gunby joining. As is now custom, this podcast was recorded live over More...

By Adriano Boin On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Manchester City ready to land Napoli’s Ghoulam

With his Napoli future set to end in the summer, it looks as though Manchester City are preparing a €13 million bid in order to land Faouzi Ghoulam. The Algerian has been a firm fixture in Maurizio Sarri’s More...

By Forza Italian Football Staff On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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Good and bad news for Napoli on renewals front

Napoli’s negotiations with Lorenzo Insigne over a new contract are progressing well, although they have hit a bump over Dries Mertens’ extension. In recent weeks, the Partenopei have been committed to More...

By Vieri Capretta On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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Serie A 2016-17: Team of the Week – Round 28

A controversial Juventus win over AC Milan meant the Bianconeri continue to race ahead, as Napoli and Roma try to keep up. Inter destroyed Atalanta 7-1 and continue to chase for a Champions League spot, as Lazio More...

By Adriano Boin On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Manchester City on alert as Ghoulam nears Napoli exit

Faouzi Ghoulam has reportedly decided not to extend his Napoli contract, with the likes of PSG, Manchester City and Bayern Munich in the mix to land his services. The Partenopei brought the Algerian in from Saint-Etienne More...

By Forza Italian Football Staff On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Who is the deadliest striker in Serie A?

This season has seen a plethora of strikers light up Serie A, from Andrea Belotti to Gonzalo Higuain, and Edin Dzeko to Dries Mertens. But which frontman has been the deadliest in front of goal? The vertical axis More...