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Torino SACK Walter Mazzarri

Walter Mazzarri

Torino have sacked manager Walter Mazzarri after seeing the side collapse against Lecce. A 4-0 defeat to the Serie A minnows proved to be the final straw for the club’s board and Mazzarri was axed on Tuesday, swiftly replace by youth boss Moreno Longo until the end of the season. Four successive defeats, including a [...]

Ronaldo Penalty Settles Derby della Mole

Cristiano Ronaldo converted a second-half penalty and was booked for provoking the beaten goalkeeper Salvador Ichazo as relentless Serie A leaders Juventus beat Torino 1-0 in an absorbing derby on Saturday. Torino, who have beaten their larger neighbours only once in the last 23 years, put up a brave show but were undone by an [...]

Torino Sack Manager Sinisa Mihajlovic

Torino coach Sinisa Mihajlovic has been fired, a day after his team was eliminated from the Italian Cup with a derby defeat to Juventus. Torino announced the decision on its website on Thursday, thanking Mihajlovic for his ‘dedication and passion shown in these 18 months’ with the club. Walter Mazzarri, the former Napoli, Inter Milan [...]

Torino Holding Out For 100m For Belotti

What is the going rate for a striker in today’s transfer market? It appears to be at least €100m. That is the price that Manchester United have been told they need to pay by Torino if they want 23-year-old striker Andrea Belotti. That is the value of Belotti’s release clause and Torino president Urbano Cairo [...]

Joe Hart Has Torino Debut To Forget

Joe Hart’s loan spell started poorly at Torino after the Serie A outfit lost 2-1 to Atalanta on Sunday. Torino had just gone ahead when the England goalkeeper, who moved to Italy on transfer deadline day after losing his place at Manchester City, gifted Andrea Masiello an equaliser when he made a mess of a [...]

Joe Hart: “I’m At Torino To Learn”

England goalkeeper Joe Hart says he plans on improving and learning this season in Serie A, after signing a one-year loan deal to play for Torino this season. Having fallen down the pecking order at Manchester City under new coach Pep Guardiola, the England international completed his switch to the Granata on Wednesday morning. Hart, [...]

Torino To Sign England Goalkeeper Joe Hart

England goalkeeper Joe Hart has landed in Italy as his season-long loan move to Torino edges closer to completion.The Italian side have agreed to pay around £55,000 of Hart’s £135,000-a-week wages, leaving just the medical to complete the move. The Manchester City goalkeeper, who has been left out in the cold by new City manager [...]

Ciro Immobile Completes Loan Move To Torino

Ciro Immobile has so far shown that he can only score consistently in Italy, so it is no surprise to see that he has returned to his former club Torino on loan until the end of the season after Sevilla agreed to terminate his season-long deal with the Spanish club early. The forward has had [...]

Juve wins Turin derby while Inter held

A second-half header from Paul Pogba secured a 1-0 derby win for Juventus at Torino on Sunday to send the champions up to second place in Italy’s Serie A. Juventus had several chances to put the match beyond the reach of Torino, but had to rely on Pogba’s header in the 54th minute. The French [...]

The Yank's Guide To Serie A: Torino

Nickname(s): The Maroons, The Bulls All-Time Ranking: 7th 2007/2008 Finish: 15th 2008/2009 Position (as of 04/07): 18th Coach: Giancarlo Camolese Key Players: Rolando Bianchi, Alessandro Rosina, Roberto Stellone History: Torino was one of Italy’s first strong squads and the club has a rich history. In fact, only three current Serie A sides made their first [...]