Sunday's Serie A action rounds off at the Stadio Olimpico with a tasty-looking showdown between seasoned campaigners Roma and Fiorentina. Despite the visiting side's position in the standings, this encounter has all the makings of a top-four six-pointer. Continue reading
The Azzurri's poorest showing since Roberto Mancini is in charge costed much to Italy, who failed to break the Northern Ireland wall on Monday night and failed to qualify directly to World Cup 2022.
Sunday's Serie A action rounds off at the Stadio Olimpico with a tasty-looking showdown between seasoned campaigners Roma and Fiorentina. Despite the visiting side's position in the standings, this encounter has all the makings of a top-four six-pointer.
Charles De Ketelaere admits he enjoyed beating his parent club Milan on Saturday evening as Luis Muriel's magic inspired Atalanta to a late 3-2 in Bergamo. In a game highlighted by the visitors' lapses of concentration at the back, the Belgian forward could've soaked up the hero tag.
Inter captain Lautaro Martinez tightened the stranglehold on the Capocannoniere award with another Serie A goal as his side thrashed Udinese 4-0 on Saturday night. Simone Inzaghi's team picked apart the troubled bottom-half underachievers to return to the table's summit.
Luis Muriel chose the perfect moment to score his first goal this season as his late back-heel winner helped Atalanta have the upper hand in a 3-2 rollercoaster ride against Stefano Pioli’s Milan. Their performance at the Gewiss Stadium was overly convincing, with Ademola Lookman bagging a brace and Charles De Ketelaere turning into an assist provider despite missing a few too many chances.
An enthralling Serie A encounter at the Gewiss Stadium produced late drama and numerous breathtaking moments as Atalanta toppled Milan 3-2. Another poor away result for Rossoneri has left their faint Scudetto hopes in tatters.
Napoli's loss to Juventus last night opened the door for Lazio to make up some badly needed points but they couldn't overcome a struggling Hellas Verona side who hadn't won a match since the end of August.
Rade Krunic's career at Milan is nearing its end as two foreign sides are ready to go head-to-head for his services in January. According to Calciomercato, long-term admirers Fenerbahce are still in the picture, with Lyon reportedly lurking in the shadows.
Felipe Anderson's renewal talks with Lazio have reportedly hit a standstill, opening the door for Juventus to capture the Brazilian's services. According to Calciomercato, the 30-year-old has failed to impress the club president, Claudio Lotito, this season, leading to an impasse in extension negotiations.
One of the most heavily anticipated fixtures in the Serie A calendar falls on Saturday as Atalanta and Milan go head-to-head in Bergamo. Let's look at our match preview for this mouth-watering contest.
Khvicha Kvaratskhelia spurned a glorious opportunity after finding himself one-on-one against Wojciech Szczesny. This miss ended up costing Napoli the match, as Federico Gatti emerged as the ultimate hero for the Bianconeri. So here are our player ratings for Napoli who succumbed to their third defeat in a row, this time at the hands of Juventus.
For the second Friday night in a row, Federico Gatti was the hero after clinching yet another winner. The defender's second-half header was worth three points as well as a morale-boosting victory. So here are our player ratings for Juventus who extended their unbeaten streak to ten matches with a 1-0 win over Napoli.
Inter will use the December matches to judge four players and decide whether they could count on them or if they should instead move on. They are set to get some opportunities in the next Champions League game, as they are already qualified, and in the Coppa Italia fixture versus Bologna.