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Italian football divided on medical progression since the death of Piermario Morosini, Football

Italian football divided on medical progression since the death of Piermario Morosini

Mascia unveiled a placard dedicating the away end of the stadium to the Livorno midfielder, who suffered cardiac arrest during a Serie B encounter with Pescara exactly a year ago.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 23 April 2013 at 5:12 pm

Youth policy beginning to bear fruit for AC Milan, but rumours about ‘rotten apple’ Mario Balotelli persist, Football

Youth policy beginning to bear fruit for AC Milan, but rumours about ‘rotten apple’ Mario Balotelli persist

Milan manager Massimiliano Allegri’s recent decision to field an attacking trio with a combined age of 60 against Sampdoria made headlines around Italy.

By | Football, Sport | Wednesday, 23 January 2013 at 3:15 pm

Parma strike late against Juventus to remain only Serie A side with unbeaten home record, Football

Parma strike late against Juventus to remain only Serie A side with unbeaten home record

In an intense final quarter of an hour at the Stadio Ennio Tardini, Palermo goalkeeper Francesco Benussi contrived to allow Parma striker Amauri’s half volley slip through his arms in farcical fashion.

By | Football, Sport | Monday, 14 January 2013 at 1:54 pm

Fiorentina demolish Siena in style to claim the Tuscan derby, Football

Fiorentina demolish Siena in style to claim the Tuscan derby

Siena made the short journey north to the Stadio Artemio Franchi on Sunday morning to face a Fiorentina side that have been stuttering in recent weeks.

By | Football, Sport | Wednesday, 19 December 2012 at 5:37 pm

Juventus fall from grace as Diego Milito inspires Internazionale to a historic victory, Football

Juventus fall from grace as Diego Milito inspires Internazionale to a historic victory

Italian sports journalist Gianni Brera dubbed the encounter between Juventus and Inter the ‘Derby of Italy’ in 1967, as it was recognised as the most intense contests around the peninsula.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 6 November 2012 at 3:00 pm

‘The death of football’: Dark cloud over referees in Serie A after Catania’s defeat at the hands of Juventus, Football

‘The death of football’: Dark cloud over referees in Serie A after Catania’s defeat at the hands of Juventus

Built up as a grudge match by the Italian press leading up to Sunday, Juventus knew what they were getting themselves into as they made the trip to Sicily to take on Catania.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 30 October 2012 at 1:02 am

Serie A: The Italian youngsters to watch this season, Football

Serie A: The Italian youngsters to watch this season

Serie A clubs look set to rely heavily on youngsters for the upcoming 2012-13 season out of necessity rather than choice.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 28 August 2012 at 3:52 pm

Serie A season preview – a spectacle to behold, Football

Serie A season preview – a spectacle to behold

Turbulent waves of controversy are never too far away from the murky shores of Italian football, especially towards the beginning of each new season over the past several years.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 21 August 2012 at 3:53 pm

Juventus and Napoli ensure Supercoppa upstages the Community Shield in terms of goals… and dissent, Football

Juventus and Napoli ensure Supercoppa upstages the Community Shield in terms of goals… and dissent

As the rain began to pour down over Beijing’s National Stadium, the Bird’s Nest, it quickly became apparent football audiences were in for a treat of a Supercoppa Final between Juventus and Napoli.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 14 August 2012 at 1:33 pm

Zdeněk Zeman’s approach at Roma? Outscore the opposition, Football

Zdeněk Zeman’s approach at Roma? Outscore the opposition

Zdeněk Zeman only watched on from the bench with a wry smile and a sinister stare as his new AS Roma players were put through their paces, with countless laps of the training track under torrential rain.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 31 July 2012 at 4:34 pm

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