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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.

Legendary Rossoneri coach Arrigo Sacchi has slammed the Milan board as well as the club's patron Silvio Berlusconi for the decline of the seven time European champions. The 70-year-old praised the work of Juventus however, who have seen their side achieve history by becoming one of a select group of teams to win five Serie [...]

While the champagne is still flowing in Turin as Juventus celebrates a fifth-consecutive Scudetto, the club is already working on next season's plans and a return to the Champions League final. Any transfer plans for the summer start with the future of Paul Pogba and general director Giuseppe Marotta is eager to meet with his [...]

Napoli legend Diego Maradona has said the club should sell striker Gonzalo Higuain and buy Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane as his replacement. The 28-year-old Higuain has had a career year scoring 30 Serie A goals in 32 appearances. He has almost single handed carried Napoli to second place in the table. But Maradona, who won [...]

Juventus Crowned Serie A champions

Juventus have been crowned Serie A champions for the fifth consecutive season after Radja Nainggolan scored late on to give Roma a 1-0 win against Napoli. Maurizio Sarri's men had to win to keep their faint hopes of finishing top alive, but Gonzalo Higuain and Co could not find a way past Wojciech Szczesny in [...]

Juventus could be crowned Serie A champions for the fifth year in a row on Monday after emerging victorious from a gritty encounter with Fiorentina. A 2-1 victory at the Stadio Artemio Franchi pushed Juve 12 points clear ahead of second-placed Napoli, who must triumph at Roma to retain any mathematical chance of catching the [...]

A sure sign of a club in deep financial problems is when they start to sell off future revenue on order to get cash now. And that is exactly what Inter president Erick Thohir has done. Inter are hemorrhaging money, the club has reportedly accumulated €230 million worth of loans in the last 12 months, [...]

The feel good feeling that Inter fans have had since the win over Napoli vanished on Wednesday night as the Nerazzurri lost 1-0 at Genoa. That defeat, combined with a Totti inspired Roma victory leaves Roberto Mancini's side 7 points behind Roma with four games to go. Inter will not be playing Champions League football [...]

Roma legend Francesco Totti scored twice in the last five minutes to give his Champions League-chasing side a dramatic 3-2 win over Torino on Wednesday. Roma, in third place which earns a place in the Champions League play-off round, were heading for a shock defeat until 39-year-old Totti struck a difficult equalizer just seconds after [...]

At a ceremony celebrating amateur football in Italy on Tuesday, FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio had some strong comments about the state of football in Italy, stating that “only five clubs could register for Serie A” if financial limits were imposed properly. Every summer at least one club is declared bankrupt and the most recent serious [...]

Inter Win And Put Pressure On Roma

Inter Milan left Napoli's Serie A title hopes hanging by a thread on Saturday after a 2-0 home victory, with a controversial opener from Mauro Icardi and Marcelo Brozovic's excellent chipped effort. Second-placed Napoli remain on 70 points, six behind leaders Juventus, who can take a big step towards a record fifth consecutive Serie A [...]