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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.

While the Champions League draw on Friday will get the short-term attention of the media and fans, Uefa made a change to the Champions League qualification on Friday that could have a profound impact on Serie A and Italian football. Uefa has announced that the top four European leagues, currently La Liga, the Bundesliga, Premier [...]

Lazio Hire Marcelo Bielsa

Lazio have issued a statement which confirms the appointment of Marcelo Bielsa as their new head coach. The Italian club have replaced former player Simone Inzaghi with their new long-term replacement after former boss Stefano Pioli was sacked in April this year. In a statement issued on the club’s official website, Lazio confirmed that Argentine [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Is Robin van Persie Coming To Serie A?

According to Turkish media outlet Haberler.com, Lazio have lodged a €10m (£7.8m) bid for Fenerbahce striker Robin van Persie. Van Persie, who turns 33 in August, has struggled to establish a regular place in the Fenerbahce starting XI since joining from Manchester United last summer and the Serie A side are looking to take advantage [...]

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 [...]

There seems to be a new trend in takeovers of Italian clubs where billionaire Asian owners dangle superstar signings as a sweetener in a potential deal. First we heard that The Suning Commerce Group, who are interested in buying a stake in Inter were dangling Jiangsu Suning forward Alex Teixeira as leverage in their negotiations [...]