1. Why Napoli Can Surprise Europe in the Champions League

    Despite being known mostly for having arguably the greatest footballer of all time in Diego Maradona , Napoli 's history in Europe is rather obscure...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 2,043 reads 11 comments

  2. Napoli vs. Borussia Dortmund: 5 Things We Learned

    Napoli squeezed a 2-1 dramatic victory against last season's Champions League runner-up Borussia Dortmund Wednesday night at the Stadio San Paolo...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 12,807 reads 176 comments

  3. 5 Reasons Why AC Milan Must Start Stephan El Shaarawy

    After penning an extension with AC Milan until June 2018, Stephan El Shaarawy can truly be a pillar in his team's offense for the foreseeable future...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 8,062 reads 8 comments

  4. Torino vs. AC Milan: Post-Match Review

    The 2-2 scoreline at the end of Torino vs. Milan was hardly the talking point, as a lackluster Rossoneri side lucked their way to a precious point when the referee awarded a ...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 6,998 reads 26 comments

  5. Why Milan Shouldn't Have High Expectations for Kaka Against Torino

    The arrival of Ricardo Kaka at Milan was about as polarizing as most moves have been for the Rossoneri in the past few seasons...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 2,444 reads 6 comments

  6. 10 Most Exciting Young Talents in Serie A

    Ever since the influx of foreign owners and new money invading other leagues in Europe, the owners in Serie A knew they had to take a different approach to keep the Italian league competitive...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 11,222 reads 48 comments

  7. Fiorentina Appears the Biggest Threat to AC Milan Besides Napoli and Juventus

    In the highly competitive Serie A , there are always a half-dozen clubs fighting for Champions League places at the top of the standings...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 2,416 reads 9 comments

  8. Why Italy Are Primed to Win the 2014 World Cup in Brazil

    After a typical Italian performance in the 2013 Confederations Cup in Brazil, where a slow start was negated by an increase of form later in the tournament, the Italian national team is poised to go all the way next summer in Brazil...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 5,556 reads 62 comments

  9. How Much Better Can Mario Balotelli Get at AC Milan?

    After being purchased from Manchester City in the January transfer window, Mario Balotelli repaid AC Milan by scoring 12 goals in 12 domestic appearances...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 13,143 reads 86 comments

  10. 20 Greatest Italian Players of All Time

    Putting together a list of the 20 greatest Italian players of all time will always draw plenty of debate, especially since you're picking out of a massive talent pool in the second-most successful footballing country in history...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 30,506 reads 25 comments

  11. Assessing AC Milan's Summer Transfer Window Activity

    It has become the norm around Via Turati to expect a fairly uneventful transfer session until the last few days of the window...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 7,368 reads 16 comments

  12. 5 Best Serie A Signings This Summer

    In the highly competitive Serie A , a number of teams have tried to reinforce themselves this summer in the hopes of the scudetto dream...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 10 months ago 9,404 reads 32 comments

  13. Why Signing Ricardo Kaka Would Be a Mistake for Milan

    It's a story which has made the headlines in Europe for the past few seasons — Ricardo Kaka making his return to Milan after his unsuccessful, injury-plagued spell with Real Madrid ...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 17,093 reads 25 comments

  14. Why AC Milan Could Surprise in the Champions League This Season

    Even though Milan narrowly squeaked into the Champions League after defeating PSV in the qualification round, they could surprise a few people after landing in one of the tougher groups in the competition...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 10,037 reads 35 comments

  15. AC Milan vs. PSV Eindhoven: Key Battles to Watch in Champions League Qualifier

    After the mauling taken by Milan over the weekend at the hands of newly promoted Hellas Verona , a positive midweek result vs. PSV is mandatory...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 3,947 reads 8 comments

  16. AC Milan Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 26

    LAST UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28, 2013 With the Serie A season ending in dramatic fashion, AC Milan have booked a ticket to the Champions League once again...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 8,744 reads 15 comments

  17. Serie A Review: 5 Things We Learned from Round 1

    With the start of every season in Italy, plenty of bizarre drama is expected, along with all the most interesting and convoluted subplots and storylines you could imagine...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 7,699 reads 10 comments

  18. 5 Reasons Carlos Tevez's Arrival Will Spark Juventus

    In a Juventus offense where no striker had scored more than a dozen goals domestically since 2008, the arrival of Carlos Tevez was a welcome addition for the Bianconeri...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 4,828 reads 5 comments

  19. 5 Things We Learned from Milan vs. PSV Champions League Qualifier

    Milan managed a 1-1 draw away at PSV in the first round of their Champions League qualifiers. The result could be deemed a fair one, as a post from Mario Balotelli was negated when PSV hit the woodwork as well...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 3,561 reads 19 comments

  20. AC Milan Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 19

    LAST UPDATED: FRIDAY, AUGUST 23, 2013 With the Serie A season ending in dramatic fashion, Milan have booked a ticket to the Champions League once again...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 5,774 reads 4 comments

  21. 20 Reasons to Be Excited About the New Serie A Season

    Numerous subplots and storylines surround Serie A as it kicks off on August 24. As with any start of the season, the main question is who can challenge for the Scudetto...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 7,873 reads 8 comments

  22. Why Lorenzo Insigne Was Italy's Star Man Against Argentina

    As often the case in August friendlies for the Italian National Team , Cesare Prandelli ’s men looked lethargic and out of rhythm against a motivated Argentinian side...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 2,029 reads 5 comments

  23. AC Milan Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 12

    LAST UPDATED: SUNDAY, AUGUST 18, 2013 With the Serie A season ending in dramatic fashion, Milan have booked a ticket to the Champions League once again...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 9,568 reads 14 comments

  24. How Italy Will Set Up to Stop Argentina's Lionel Messi

    Ahead of Italy's friendly against Argentina , coach Cesare Prandelli will have his hands full trying to stop superstar Lionel Messi ...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 1,892 reads 5 comments

  25. 3 Notable Points from the International Champions Cup in Miami (August 6)

    The International Champions Cup resumed in Miami for the final friendly battles of the United States soccer tournament involving some of the world's most prestigious clubs...

    Matteo Bonetti Written by Matteo Bonetti about 11 months ago 1,281 reads 0 comments