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Serie A, also called Serie A TIM due to sponsorship byTelecom Italia, is regarded as one of the best football leagues in the world and it is often depicted as the most tactical national league. Serie A is the world’s second strongest national league according to IFFHS[ and has produced the highest number of European Cup finalists: Italian clubs have reached the final of the competition on a record twenty-six different occasions, winning the title twelve times. Serie A is ranked 4th among European leagues according to UEFA’s league coefficient behind La Liga, Premier League and the Bundesliga, which is based on the performance of Italian clubs in the Champions League and the Europa League during the last five years.

Pretty shocking claims from Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny thathe has learned more in the past four months of his loan spell at Roma than he did in 10 years at Arsenal. The 26-year-old was shipped out by Arsene Wenger in the summer after Petr Cech's arrival shunted him down to third in the Gunners' goalkeeping [...]

Sassuolo Heading To Europe Next Season

Juventus’ late 1-0 win over AC Milan in the Coppa Italia at the Stadio Olimpico had far-reaching implications across Italy, as it sealed Sassuolo‘s first-ever qualification to the Europa League. When the final whistle rang out in the capital at 11.19pm, a growing pocket of Neroverdi fans started their own party in Sassuolo, having watched [...]

Juventus made history in Rome on Saturday as they beat AC Milan 1-0 in the Coppa Italia final to become the first Italian club to achieve back to back domestic doubles. The Bianconeri wrapped up the Scudetto earlier this month, and Massimiliano Allegri added another piece of silverware to the cabinet to complete back-to-back doubles [...]

Berlusconi Threatens Not To Pay Players

The AC Milan president Silvio Berlusconi has often hit the headlines for astonishing comments or behavior and that’s happened once again. The former Italian prime minister was obviously not impressed with Milan’s season as they finished a disappointing seventh place in Serie A - not enough to qualify for a Europa League spot via their [...]

Inter Top Serie A Attendance Table

Despite a disappointing second half to the season, Inter still managed to average the biggest crowds in Serie A this season. This past season the Nerazzurri averaged 45,538 fans for each home match at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza. That 22.2% increase over last season translates into an extra 8,268 per games, Most teams did not [...]

For maybe the last time in the foreseeable future, Inter, Roma and Napoli have made Forbes top 20 list of the valuable football clubs in the world. I see foreseeable future as Inter are currently ranked 16th, Roma 18th and Napoli 19th. Wth the massive influx of TV money into the Premier League next season [...]

Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis insists anyone interested in signing record breaking striker Gonzalo Higuain will have to meet the Argentine striker's €94m (£74m) release clause. The 28-year-old Higuain, had a career year for Napoli scoring at least 17 more goals than any other player in Serie A this season (36) and helping Maurizio Sari’s [...]

Juventus are being strongly linked with a move for Arsenal's disgruntled striker Alexis Sanchez. According to reports out of England Sanchez is growing frustrated with life in north London and his prima donna behavior has upset Arsenal manager Wenger and a number of the Chile international’s team-mates. Sanchez reportedly stormed straight out of the Emirates [...]

Conte Acquitted In Match-Fixing Trial

Good news for Chelsea and the Italian national team as Antonio Conte has bene found not guilty in the Calcioscommesse match-fixing trial has found Italy coach, absolving him of any blame or involvement. Charges related to the alleged fixing of a game between his Siena side and AlbinoLeffe in 2011, which it was claimed he [...]

Italy coach Antonio Conte has called up seven new players to his Italy side ahead of their training camp this week. The national team will meet up at Coverciano on Wednesday to begin their preparations for Euro 2016, and the tactician has named 28 players to the team. Marco Sportello, Armando Izzo, Lorenzo Tonelli, Marco [...]