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We have been covering Italian football and Serie A 2008. Some of the content we cover includes match previews and reports, player and manager interviews, transfer news and rumors.

Former coach Gian Piero Ventura has been hired by last-place club Chievo Verona. It’s the first job for Ventura since he was fired nearly a year ago for Italy’s failure to qualify for the World Cup. Chievo announced on Wednesday they had agreed a two-year deal with Ventura. The 70-year-old Ventura replaces Lorenzo D’Anna, who [...]

Napoli moved back to within six points of Serie A leaders Juventus on Sunday as goals from Adam Ounas and Lorenzo Insigne clinched a 2-0 win over Sassuolo, while Inter Milan took third by beating SPAL. Carlo Ancelotti’s hosts slipped off the pace last weekend with a loss to Juve in Turin, but managed to [...]

UEFA To Add Another Club Tournament

UEFA have confirmed the introduction of a third new European trophy by 2021/22 alongside the Champions League and Europa League. It is unknown at the moment what impact this will have on the number of Serie A sides playing in European competitions. Andrea Agnelli, the executive of UEFA competitions committee confirmed the news on Tuesday [...]

Four Talking Points From Week Two

Seven-time reigning champions Juventus beat Lazio 2-0 and last season’s runners-up Napoli came from two goals down to edge AC Milan 3-2 as the Italian league favourites both continued their perfect start to the season with a maximum six points after two games. Here are four talking points from the Italian Serie A league this [...]

Serie a 2018-19 Season Preview – Part Two

In a previous post we looked at the title and Champions League contenders in Serie A this season. In part two of our 2018-19 Serie A preview we look at the teams who will be challenging for a Europa League spot, as well as those expected to be in a relegation battle. Europa League Challengers [...]

Top Twelve Highest Paid Players In Serie A

Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly became the third highest-paid player in world football with his move to Juventus, but how does his whopping €30 million annual salary compare to the rest of the top earners in Serie A? The Portugal captain’s €30 million annual salary in Italy is only beaten by Lionel Messi, who is understood to [...]

Sampdoria And Genoa Matches Off This Weekend

The Lega Serie A has officially confirmed that Sampdoria v Fiorentina and Milan v Genoa have been postponed in light of the bridge collapse in Genoa. The Ponte Morandi collapsed on Tuesday morning, with 38 people confirmed dead and more injured. The death toll is expected to rise. Both Genovese clubs asked not to play [...]

Serie A Fixtures Released

Cristiano Ronaldo is in line to make his Serie A debut for Juventus away to Chievo, while the release of the league’s fixtures has handed AC Milan a daunting start. Juve are aiming to win the title for the eighth year in a row and Ronaldo could be set to appear at the Stadio Marc’Antonio [...]

Genoa 2018-19 Fixtures

Genoa Cricket and Football Club, commonly referred to simply as Genoa, is a professional Italian football and cricket club based in the city of Genoa, Liguria. Established on September 7th, 1893, it is Italy’s oldest soccer team. During their long history, Genoa have won the Serie A nine times. Genoa’s first title came at the [...]

Fiorentina 2018-19 Fixtures

CF Fiorentina was founded in 1926. Fiorentina’s home colours are purple, which is where their nickname, Viola, comes from. Fiorentina’s home stadium is the Stadio Artemio Franchi which seats over 47,000 spectators. The club has two Serie A titles to their name, the most recent win coming in 1969. Viola have won the Coppa Italia [...]