1. Calciopoli Still Haunts Juventus Nine Years Later

    Nine years on from the biggest scandal in Italian football history and the murk of Calciopoli still looms large over Juventus and Serie A...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 2 days ago 3,146 reads 14 comments

  2. Serie A Team of Week 28: De Rossi Rallies Roma, Menez Magic Sparks Milan

    Juventus extended their unbeaten home run with a 1-0 result over Genoa, while Roma finally returned to winning ways with a slim victory over Cesena away during Week 28 of Serie A...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 6 days ago 2,849 reads 8 comments

  3. AC Milan: Top Candidates to Replace Filippo Inzaghi

    Officially, Filippo Inzaghi still has the backing of Silvio Berlusconi and Adriano Galliani . Unofficially, however, it seems obvious that the writing is on the wall for the 41-year-old former striker...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 11 days ago 6,378 reads 28 comments

  4. Serie A Team of the Week 27: Sansone Stars for Sassuolo, Toni Shocks Napoli

    Sampdoria heaped more misery on Rudi Garcia's Roma with a surprising 0-2 win at the Olimpico on Monday night, while Juventus extended their lead at the top of the Serie A table thanks to a win away to Palermo...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 11 days ago 1,743 reads 2 comments

  5. How Long Can Andrea Pirlo Realistically Play on for Juventus?

    It's easy to look at a footballer in his mid-30s and write him off. But rather than focusing onĀ  Andrea Pirlo 's longevity, any prediction on the midfielder's future should be based less on seniority and more on ability...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 17 days ago 5,967 reads 22 comments

  6. Serie A Team of Week 26: Lazio's Klose Sinks Fiorentina, Pogba Stuns Sassuolo

    Thanks to a Paul Pogba wonder-strike and another dull draw against Chievo Verona, Roma are now almost certainly out of the race for this year's Serie A title...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 19 days ago 1,628 reads 6 comments

  7. Juventus' Biggest Summer Transfer Window Priorities

    With an unprecedented fourth consecutive Scudetto all but won, it's been an impressive few years in the league for Juventus ...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 21 days ago 4,099 reads 41 comments

  8. Serie A Team of Week 25: Sampdoria Soar with Okaka, Anderson Inspires Lazio

    In a round where Juventus effectively ended Roma's Scudetto challenge and all but secured their fourth title in a row, there was plenty of action elsewhere in Italy as well...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 26 days ago 1,389 reads 3 comments

  9. Inter vs. Celtic: Mancini's Nerazzurri Show Signs of Promise in Europa League

    It wasn't Inter's finest hour. That they needed to labour to a 1-0 win at home to a side from the periphery of European football says a lot about how far the Nerazzurri still have ...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 1 month ago 1,038 reads 5 comments

  10. Serie A Team of Week 24: Pirlo Lifts Juve, Inter's Icardi the New Capocannoniere

    Another miserable draw for Roma allowed Juventus to add another two points to their lead at the top of Serie A at the weekend...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 1 month ago 2,425 reads 2 comments

  11. AC Milan: What Does the Future Hold for Silvio Berlusconi, Filippo Inzaghi?

    Eleventh in the table and a world away from the Champions League, a competition they've won more than any other club save Real Madrid . No silverware in almost four years, and a squad that seems to get worse by the transfer window...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 1 month ago 5,475 reads 37 comments

  12. Serie A Team of Week 23: Cesena Shock Juventus as Palermo Humble Napoli

    It was a weekend of upsets in Serie A, as the top three sides all drew or lost. Roma had a shocker at home to Parma , drawing 0-0, but were spared somewhat later in the evening by Cesena , who surprised Juventus by fighting for a 2-2 draw...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 1 month ago 3,296 reads 2 comments

  13. Serie A Team of Week 22: Verde Stars for Roma as Diamanti Fires Fiorentina

    Week 22 finally saw Roma get back to their winning ways against Cagliari , while title favourites Juventus dispatched AC Milan comfortably in Turin...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 1 month ago 2,641 reads 0 comments

  14. Serie A Winners and Losers: Roma's Youth Lead the Way as Milan Start Controversy

    This round of games in Italy saw yet another controversy rear its ugly head into view during the Juventus-Milan game...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 1 month ago 728 reads 2 comments

  15. Serie A Team of Week 21: Quagliarella Sinks Sampdoria as Zaza Stars for Sassuolo

    Both Juventus and Roma failed to win at the weekend, while all of the main players in the battle for third also slipped up except Napoli...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 1 month ago 1,913 reads 7 comments

  16. Serie A Winners and Losers: Napoli Close the Gap to Roma as Cesena Shock Lazio

    Udinese offered some reprieve for struggling Roma this weekend, holding champions Juventus to a 0-0 draw at the Stadio Friuli and keeping the gap between first and second at seven points...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 1 month ago 1,331 reads 1 comments

  17. 5 Storylines to Follow in Serie A for Weekend of 31 January-1 February

    There's plenty to look forward to this weekend in Serie A. Juventus will be hoping to extend their lead at the top of the table as they travel to Udinese, while Roma will want to get back on track at the Olimpico against Empoli...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 1 month ago 2,456 reads 6 comments

  18. Serie A Team of Week 20: Klose Torments Inzaghi's Milan, Moretti Shocks Inter

    Roma failed to keep pace with Juventus this weekend, drawing with Fiorentina in Florence as the Bianconeri comfortably beat Chievo Verona in Turin...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 2 months ago 2,550 reads 1 comments

  19. 4 Storylines to Follow in Serie A for Weekend of Jan. 24-26

    There are plenty of big games in store this weekend in Serie A. Roma travel to Fiorentina in need of a win to keep the gap to league leaders Juventus at a minimum, while the Bianconeri are at home to Chievo Verona...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 2 months ago 1,925 reads 3 comments

  20. What AS Roma Must Do to Become a Dominant Force in Italy and Europe

    A lot has changed at Roma in the last few seasons, but the Giallorossi still have a mountain to climb. If they're to establish themselves as a genuine, long-term force in Italy ...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 2 months ago 2,669 reads 27 comments

  21. Rudi Garcia Exclusive: Roma Coach on His Philosophy, Serie A and Pallotta

    After a sensational debut season in charge of Roma, Rudi Garcia is now considered to be one of Europe's most highly rated coaches...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 2 months ago 8,972 reads 20 comments

  22. Serie A Team of Week 19: Handanovic Saves Inter, Pogba and Tevez Drive Juventus

    In what could be a pivotal moment in this season's Scudetto race, Roma dropped two points in their pursuit of Juventus as Palermo held them to a draw in Sicily...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 2 months ago 2,020 reads 0 comments

  23. 4 Storylines to Follow in Serie A for Weekend of Jan. 17-18

    There's plenty of excitement in store for calcio fans this weekend. Roma face a difficult away trip to Palermo, while at the Olimpico, Napoli and Lazio face one another in a battle for third place...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 2 months ago 1,600 reads 0 comments

  24. James Pallotta Exclusive: Roma President on Strootman, New Stadium, Serie A

    It's "Inside Roma Week" at Bleacher Report, and today's offering is an exclusive with American businessman James Pallotta , the club's outspoken president...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 2 months ago 16,667 reads 46 comments

  25. Alberto De Rossi Exclusive: Youth Coach on Roma's Vision, Pallotta's Revolution

    It's "Inside Roma Week" at Bleacher Report and day two brings an exclusive interview with former player Alberto De Rossi , who now serves as coach of their Under-20 team...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 3 months ago 9,223 reads 1 comments