1. Porto Draw a Favourable One for Juventus, Who Now Need to Show Their Inner Steel

    Since returning to the competition in 2012/13, the UEFA Champions League has been difficult for Juventus ...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 11 months ago 2,868 reads 0 comments

  2. Andrea Bertolacci May Never Live Up to Price Tag but Has Role to Play for Milan

    After a tense and tactical affair, AC Milan lost 1-0 away to AS Roma on Monday night in what could prove to be a crucial blow in the race for second place in Serie A...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 3,379 reads 13 comments

  3. Juventus Flaws Remain, but in Gonzalo Higuain They Have a Man Who Can Mask Them

    Having secured top spot in their UEFA Champions League group just a few days earlier, Juventus made the short journey across Turin to take on neighbours Torino in the latest edition of the Derby della Mole...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 3,711 reads 1 comments

  4. Juventus Legend Gigi Buffon Set to Go Head-to-Head with Torino's Joe Hart

    On Sunday, the Stadio Olimpico in Turin sees the latest instalment of the city's underappreciated derby clash...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 5,753 reads 4 comments

  5. AC Milan Are Showing Roma How to Successfully Build a Team

    Next Monday night's meeting of AC Milan and Roma means more than most football matches. The two clubs are not traditional rivals, but they are in direct competition with each other as the leading challengers to Juventus ' Serie A throne...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 11,939 reads 14 comments

  6. Picking a Best Juventus XI Using Only 1 Player of Each Nationality

    Massimiliano Allegri has had a tough time at Juventus in recent months. The coach has seen numerous players miss lengthy amounts of time with injury, losing Andrea Barzagli ...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 3,225 reads 6 comments

  7. Picking a Best AC Milan XI Using Only 1 Player of Each Nationality

    The story of AC Milan and nationality is a complex one. While their foundation had much to do with Englishmen such as Herbert Kilpin, they rejected the idea of accepting foreign players in the early 1900s...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 4,963 reads 17 comments

  8. Juventus Top UCL Group, but Paulo Dybala Return Is Their Biggest Boost

    Despite being held scoreless in the first half, Juventus will have enjoyed their final Champions League outing of the calendar year...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 2,159 reads 2 comments

  9. Stephan Lichtsteiner Is Fighting for His Future at Juventus

    Over the previous five seasons, Stephan Lichtsteiner had proved himself to be among the most important and consistent members of the Juventus squad...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 2,933 reads 2 comments

  10. AC Milan's Gianluigi Donnarumma Could Become the First Goalkeeping Galactico

    Diego Lopez joined Real Madrid at the age of 19 and worked his way through the Spanish giants' "C" and "B" teams. He would eventually establish himself as the club's No. 1 under the auspices of Jose Mourinho in 2013...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 11,577 reads 9 comments

  11. Jose Sosa and Gianluca Lapadula Contrast Perfectly as AC Milan Beat Crotone

    AC Milan ’s 2-1 victory over Crotone at the San Siro on Sunday afternoon was experienced differently by Gianluca Lapadula and Jose Sosa. For the former, it was a match to remember; for the latter, a match to forget...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 4,415 reads 33 comments

  12. Juventus Deliver Timely Reminder of Serie A Superiority vs. Atalanta

    Having been picked apart by Genoa last time out, Juventus needed to provide a swift response as they welcomed an in-form Atalanta side to Turin on Saturday...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 2,345 reads 6 comments

  13. Monitoring AC Milan's Youth Movement in November 2016

    AC Milan 's run of good form continued last month as they went unbeaten throughout November for the first time since the 2011-12 season...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 5,165 reads 13 comments

  14. Remembering Edgar Davids' Importance to Juventus' European Dominance

    He looked nervous. After taking much longer than usual to get the ball to sit perfectly on the penalty spot, he waited for referee Manuel Diaz Vega to finish speaking with Juventus goalkeeper Angelo Peruzzi before finally beginning his run-up...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 4,503 reads 5 comments

  15. Juventus' Defensive Crisis Gives Daniele Rugani Chance To Shine

    Tuesday’s edition of La Gazzetta dello Sport (h/t Football Italia ) spoke of a crisis meeting at Juventus , with Italy’s leading sports newspaper believing ...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 2,867 reads 5 comments

  16. Is Lack of End Product a Genuine Problem for AC Milan Forward M'Baye Niang?

    M’ Baye Niang is one among many refreshing young players who point towards an exciting future for AC Milan . The 21-year-old is a regular in the starting lineup, and his talent is obvious for all to see...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 2,976 reads 18 comments

  17. Why 4-3-3 May Be a Solution to Juventus' Current Problems

    There is no getting away from it, Juventus flopped badly this week. Losing 3-0 away to Genoa , the Bianconeri were outplayed, out-thought and outfought at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris, their opponents simply the better side over the 90-minute nightmare...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 4,669 reads 9 comments

  18. Assessing AC Milan's Champions League Qualification Credentials After Good Start

    After an excellent start to the 2016-17 campaign, AC Milan are in a better place than they have been for several years. Having won nine of their opening 14 Serie A fixtures, there is a growing feeling that something special could be on the horizon...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 6,310 reads 16 comments

  19. Dani Alves Injury: Juventus Defender Fractures Leg vs. Genoa

    Juventus ' flying full-back Dani Alves suffered a broken leg during the 3-1 loss against Genoa on Sunday, an injury that will likely sideline him for a significant amount of time...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 12 months ago 2,863 reads 4 comments

  20. Juventus and Massimiliano Allegri Must Stop Sleepwalking Through 2016/17 Season

    As they prepared to face Genoa on Sunday, Juventus were unsurprisingly in good spirits, the Turin giants having secured their place in the knockout rounds of the UEFA Champions League just a few days earlier...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 4,564 reads 12 comments

  21. The Underrated Giacomo Bonaventura Plays Key Role in AC Milan's Win over Empoli

    AC Milan temporarily moved up the Serie A table to an impressive second place following their 4-1 away victory over Empoli on Saturday night. The win, which was their third in four games, had a lot to do with an enhanced collective resilience...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 4,290 reads 27 comments

  22. Remembering Juventus' 1996 Intercontinental Cup Triumph

    Overcoming injuries and poor performances, the current Juventus side can reflect on a superb result against Sevilla a few days ago...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 1,454 reads 2 comments

  23. How AC Milan's Vincenzo Montella Became More Jose Mourinho Than Pep Guardiola

    It is possible to simplify many football coaches into one of two broad categories. Either they are a pragmatist or an idealist. The former are generally more concerned with the league table, winning and collecting points...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 9,245 reads 12 comments

  24. Diego Perotti Scores Rabona Wondergoal for Roma in Europa League

    Edin Dzeko's hat-trick led AS Roma to a 4-1 win over FC Viktoria Plzen in the Europa League on Thursday night, but the game will be remembered for a moment of magic from Diego Perotti ...

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  25. Big-Game Leonardo Bonucci Leads Juventus Past Sevilla in Champions League

    Needing to beat Sevilla in order to regain top spot in their UEFA Champions League group, it was an injury-ravaged Juventus squad that travelled to Spain for Tuesday night’s meeting at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 12 months ago 2,123 reads 5 comments