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 [...]
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Nine-man AS Roma crashed out of the Champions League with a 3-0 home defeat in a play-off second leg against FC Porto on Wednesday night. Roma only needed a scoreless draw to advance as they drew the first leg in Portugal 1-1 but had Emerson and Daniele De Rossi sent off. Considering that Roma had [...]
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 [...]
Mauro Icardi 50th goal in his 100th appearance for Inter Milan was enough to give the Nerazzurri a narrow 1-0 win over 10-man Frosinone on Saturday. A result that keeps their faint Champions League hopes alive. Inter are five points behind Roma, who host Bologna on Monday. Luca Paganini could have snatched a memorable victory [...]
American sports executive Charlie Stillitano caused controversy last month we he spoke about the Champions League being a closed tournament, open only to the biggest clubs in Europe. Stillitano got hammered in the press, but this week Inter Milan CEO Michael Bolingbroke spoke about a similar process where the big names could still enjoy the [...]
Roma head to the Santiago Bernabéu on Tuesday with a big mountain to climb, trailing Real Madrid 2-0 on aggregate. But Real Madrid coach Zinédine Zidane is urging his side not to get complacent despite having the two valuable away goals. “Of course we are excited about the possibility of winning this competition but we [...]
Juventus fought back to draw 2-2 with Bayern Munich in their Champions League last-16 first-leg clash at the Juventus Stadium on Tuesday night. The visitors looked set to take a healthy lead with them back to the Allianz Arena after goals from Thomas Muller and Arjen Robben inside the first hour in Turin. However, Max [...]
This weekend’s meeting between Roma and Milan in the Eternal City is being called “The Elimination Game” because the losing manager will probably be fired. AC Milan coach Sinisa Mihajlovic and Roma counterpart Rudi Garcia are under huge pressure after disappointing results on Wednesday when Serie A resumed after the winter break. Milan lost at [...]
Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon believes his side have the qualities to reach the UEFA Champions League final once more this season as they look to seal their place in the last 16 as group winners against Sevilla on Tuesday. A point at the Sanchez Pizjuan will be enough to ensure the Italian champions top Group [...]