While Inter continue to march towards an inevitable Scudetto triumph, their supposed challengers are still faltering, putting a premature end to a title race that peaked way too early. So let's recap the most captivating action of Serie A Round 26 in our latest edition of the Tops and Flops series. 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.
While Inter continue to march towards an inevitable Scudetto triumph, their supposed challengers are still faltering, putting a premature end to a title race that peaked way too early. So let's recap the most captivating action of Serie A Round 26 in our latest edition of the Tops and Flops series.
Khvicha Kvaratskhelia hasn’t hit it off right away with new coach Francesco Calzona. Other than a gem against Verona, his recent performances have been nothing to write home about. The statements by his agent aren’t helping him find the serenity he’d perhaps need.
Thiago Motta is leading Bologna to a tremendous season and is inevitably drawing the attention of the top European clubs. The fact that his contract runs out at the end of the season works in his favor. the Felsinei will do the best their best to keep him.
Inter appear more interested than Milan in a new project to renovate San Siro. Owner Steven Zhang has received a phone call from Mayor Giuseppe Sala. The club president didn’t outright discard such a possibility, but it's still very early.
Federico Chiesa couldn’t make his presence felt in the Frosinone game despite getting the start and playing most of it. There were some boos from the stands where he subbed off, although the debate is on about their direction.
Bayern Munich have earmarked Theo Hernandez as a potential substitute for Alphonso Davis, who might join Real Madrid in the summer. It’s not the first time the Bavarians have been linked to him. The star is in talks to re-up his Milan contract.
Simone Inzaghi has been one of the main driving forces behind Inter’s success this campaign. His good work hasn’t gone unnoticed abroad. Multiple top Premier League sides will have coaching changes. He’ll be on their radar if he doesn’t extend his Inter contract.
Atalanta have been paired up with Sporting CP in the Europa League’s Round of 16, and Milan will be an interested spectator, not only for a potential future match-up, but also to keep tabs on how Viktor Gyokeres fares against a Serie A side.
Juventus are reportedly very keen Michele Di Gregorio to succeed Wojciech Szczesny, but Monza are in the driver’s seat to decide his future. CEO Adriano Galliani pointed out that the goalie is tied to them long-term. That wasn’t the case for their last major sale, Carlos Augusto.
A massive week for Lazio got off to a very disappointing and drab start in Florence tonight with a 2-1 loss against Fiorentina that will deal a serious blow to the Biancocelesti and their Champions League ambitions.
Emerson Palmieri starred this game week as the fullback scored a 25-yard screamer as well as providing an assist as West Ham dominated Brentford to earn a well-needed three points at the London Stadium. Meanwhile, Jorginho earned a rare start playing 90 minutes in Arsenal's 4-1 win at home to Newcastle.
Roma continued their upturn in form under new manager Daniele De Rossi with a dramatic 3-2 home victory against Torino on Monday. Though initial expectations were low goal-wise, this encounter at the Stadio Olimpico delivered an incredible contest.