Opinion: Same Old Italy as Clubs Continue to Shun Novelties

For years now, Serie A teams have been known for putting their trust on experienced players who are supposedly more ready for the championship. While out of the Belpaese new talents continue to flourish and get good amounts of playing time on the field, Italian clubs seem to have less courage to make their young players debut - with a few notable exceptions. 

No Serie A Players Left to Wear League Best Player Badges

Beginning with the 2019/20 season, the Serie A offered those chosen as the best players from the previous season the opportunity to take the field with a official recognition badge on their shirts. However, due to multiple circumstances, no representative will be showing the award-winner patch.