1. Ranking the 20 Serie A Clubs on Their Attacking Talent

    The return to prominence of the 3-5-2 formation has brought Serie A back to an era of strike partnerships, with many of Italy’s top sides boasting a fine duo of attacking players...

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  2. Comparing Juventus to the Top Teams in World Football

    Over the past two-and-a-half seasons, Juventus have been completely transformed. The Bianconeri have become unrecognisable as the dysfunctional, fatally flawed side of the past which limped to consecutive seventh-place finishes has faded from memory...

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  3. Udinese 0–2 Juventus: Sebastian Giovinco Rises Once Again at the Stadio Friuli

    Juventus travelled to Udinese on Monday night for their latest Serie A fixture, a match played at a stadium that holds more memories than most on the peninsula for fans of la Madama...

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  4. Predicting the Italy Squad 60 Days from the 2014 World Cup

    With just two months of the 2013-14 season remaining, attention has slowly begun to shift away from domestic matters and onto the forthcoming World Cup in Brazil...

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  5. Juventus 2-1 Lyon: Leonardo Bonucci's Playmaking Skill Once Again the Difference

    In Serie A, teams have quickly learnt that to stop Andrea Pirlo is no longer enough. While many sides have man-marked the midfield maestro in an attempt to slow Antonio Conte’s ...

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  6. Juventus Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of April 7

    AS Roma may have closed the gap to Juventus to five points, but La Madama remains all but certain of a third consecutive Serie A title...

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  7. Inter Milan 2-2 Bologna: 6 Things We Learned

    Having thrown away a two-goal lead in the midweek round, Inter hosted Bologna on Saturday night knowing three vital Serie A points were on offer...

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  8. AC Milan Analysis: Examining What Has Gone Wrong for Mario Balotelli

    Mario Balotelli arrived at Milan in January 2013, the Italian side completing a deal rumoured to be worth €20 million, and handing the Manchester City star a four-and-a-half year deal (via BBC Sport)...

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  9. Lyon 0–1 Juventus: Goalless in Europe, Carlos Tevez Still Shows His Influence

    The Champions League exit suffered by Juventus has been lamented, analysed and dissected at length ever since the loss to Galatasaray ensured the Bianconeri could not qualify from the group stage...

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  10. Is Italy's Serie A in Terminal Decline?

    No. Let’s answer the question quickly and effectively: There is nothing terminal about the state of Italian football’s top flight...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 4 months ago 5,983 reads 21 comments

  11. Roma's Mehdi Benatia: Serie A's Best Defender Drawing Admiring Glances

    As always, Serie A has delivered a campaign filled with excellent storylines , superb signings and a new array of star names to catch the eye...

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  12. Napoli 2-0 Juventus: 6 Things We Learned

    Juventus travelled to Naples on Sunday evening knowing they already possessed a comfortable 11-point lead in the Serie A standings...

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  13. What Are AC Milan Missing from Being Genuine Champions League Contenders?

    The firing of Massimiliano Allegri has not had the impact the management at Milan might have hoped, with Clarence Seedorf unable to instantly transform the Rossoneri back into title contenders...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 4 months ago 9,902 reads 33 comments

  14. Parma Continuing to Provide Substance for the Rest of Serie A

    The northern Italian city of Parma is located in the Emilia-Romagna province, famous for its ham and cheese which provide sustenance to the rest of the country...

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  15. 12 Things Inter Milan Must Do to Re-Emerge Next Season

    For the first time since 1995, Inter will head into next season without Massimo Moratti as president, and that, combined with other factors, could make for one of the more intriguing campaigns in the club’s history...

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  16. Juventus Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of March 24

    In a tough week, Juventus won three difficult away fixtures to both ensure progression in the Europa League and secure an even greater grip on a third consecutive league title...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 4 months ago 2,204 reads 6 comments

  17. Inter Milan 1-2 Atalanta: 6 Things We Learned

    Having not lost since they faced two-time champions Juventus back in early February, Inter Milan welcomed Atalanta to the Giuseppe Meazza stadium on Sunday...

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  18. Juventus Film Focus: Antonio Conte's Tactical Adjustments Seal Victory

    Fiorentina remain the only Italian side to have beaten Juventus this season, but when it came to their two-legged European encounter, the Bianconeri ’s superior depth and quality would prove too much...

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  19. How a Once-Average Andrea Barzagli Has Become One of the World's Best Defenders

    Andrea Barzagli is among the best defenders in the world. In a footballing world littered with hyperbole and superstar ego, there are countless column inches filled with such bold proclamations, most of which are easily dismissed and waved away...

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  20. Fiorentina 0–1 Juventus: Andrea Pirlo Allows Juventus to Dream

    For the third time this month, Fiorentina and Juventus locked horns, meeting at the Stadio Artemio Franchi on Thursday evening to complete their Europa League encounter...

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  21. Where Andrea Pirlo Ranks Alongside Serie A's 20 Best Central Midfielders

    Having recently looked at where Francesco Totti ranks among Italian football’s finest-ever strikers , the spotlight now falls upon another modern-day great still gracing the pitches of Serie A...

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  22. Verona 0-2 Inter Milan: 6 Things We Learned

    Inter headed into this weekend’s fixture against Hellas Verona knowing a win would propel them above Fiorentina and into fourth place...

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  23. Juventus 1-1 Fiorentina: Perfect Timing for Mario Gomez's Return?

    Having already failed to score in Sunday’s defeat to the same opponent, Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella knew he needed a change...

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  24. Tactical Battles That Will Shape Juventus' Clash with Fiorentina

    Thursday evening sees the second of three clashes between Juventus and Fiorentina this month, the pair facing off in the first leg of their Europa League tie...

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  25. Where Francesco Totti Ranks Alongside Serie A's 20 Best Forwards

    In the misery that was their 2012/13 season, one moment stood out for AS Roma. A 70th-minute foul on Francesco Totti late in a game in which they were already winning seemed innocuous ...

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