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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.

Roma Make El Shaarawy Signing Permanent

Not a surprise to see that AS Roma have completed the permanent signing of forward Stephan El Shaarawy from AC Milan. The 230year-old El Shaarawy initially joined the Giallorossi on loan in January with an option to buy – an option that the club exercised on Tuesday. The club paid €13 million as part of [...]

Real Madrid Buy-Back Alvaro Morata

As expected Real Madrid are set to exercise their buy-back clause in Alvaro Morata's contract and then they will turn around and flip the Italian striker for a huge profit. The 23-year-old Morata left Madrid for Juventus for £15.8m in 2014 but was heavily linked with a return throughout last season. Zinedine Zidane’s side have [...]

Juventus Sign Miralem Pjanić From Roma

Juventus have flexed their financial muscle by paying Roma €32m to secure the services of Miralem Pjanić, who has signed a five-year deal with the Italian champions with wages of €4.5 million per season. The Bosnia international had been the subject of protracted talks between the two rivals but his transfer to the Bianconeri was [...]

Italy Stun Belgium 2-0 In Euro 2016

Goals in either half from Emanuele Giaccherini and Graziano Pelle ensured Italy hit the ground running at Euro 2016 as the Azzurri beat one of the tournament favorites nBelgium 2-0 defeat on Monday. Despite being the highest ranked side coming into the European championship finals, Marc Wilmot's side once again struggled with the pressure of [...]

The fans expect big names at the Giuseppe Meazza next season, but the Nerazzurri may be limited to picking only one of its numerous transfer targets as the Nerazzurri are facing a challenge as they are running short on spots for non-European Union players. In an attempt to limit the influx of foreigners to Serie [...]

Totti Signs one-year Extension With Roma

Roma have confirmed Francesco Totti will remain at the club for "one last season" after agreeing to extend his contract for another year. It's a remarkable turnaround for Totti and Roma as the former Italy international seemed destined to leave the club this summer after reports of a row with manager Luciano Spalletti last season. [...]

Fascinating article in Gazzetta della Sporta that more than implies that Massimo Moratti's frustration with Erick Thohir's ownership of the club is what led to today's sale to Suning Group. As we are learning, the Moratti family were not happy with how Thohir was running the club. Massimo Moratti’s wife Milly went as far as [...]

The Premier League will provide nearly one out of five players at Euro 2016, more than any other league, and almost triple the amount of players playing in La Liga. Remarkably, La Liga, which dominated Europe this season in providing both Europa League and Champions League winners is sending just three more players to the Euros [...]

Inter Takeover Complete

Suning Commerce Group have completed their purchase of a majority stake of Inter. The Chinese group had been involved in lengthy discussions over a takeover of the club but have taken to social media to confirm the deal has gone through. It is believed that Suning have acquired a 70% stake in the Nerazzurri, having [...]

Nainggolan confirms Chelsea interest

Radja Nainggolan has confirmed Chelsea are interested in signing him, but added he is "very happy at Roma." The 29-year-9old Nainggolan is wanted by new Chelsea manager Antonio Conte to bolster the club's options in midfield but he is not sold on the idea of a Premier League switch. "They want to strengthen and moreover [...]