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Holland like to paint themselves as the antithesis of Italian football, but history suggests the Azzurri have the upper hand, writes Susy Campanale.
Gigi Buffon shatters another Juventus record, Napoli's best ever away run, Roma end Sassuolo curse and Cagliari's first home 0-0 in four years for Susy Campanale's stats round-up.
Mauro Icardi and Ever Banega get the first Inter double hat-trick since 1933, Ciro Immobile chasing Hernan Crespo and Sampdoria end 57-year derby double drought in Susy Campanale's stats.
The Derby della Lanterna is a battle for city supremacy, but precious little else thanks to the lack of ambition at these clubs, writes Susy Campanale.
Andrea Belotti's speedy hat-trick, Juventus first draw in 38 rounds, Napoli end Roma's all-time home record and Zdenek Zeman Millennium in Susy Campanale's stats round-up.
Roma and Atalanta do a surprise double after 20 years, Napoli fire blanks, Milan end their Mapei taboo and Palermo get their first penalty in Susy Campanale stats round-up.
Edin Dzeko sets a new Roma record, Gabigol and Gerard Deulofeu break ducks, Lorenzo Insigne's travels and five-star Pescara in Susy Campanale's stats round-up.
While Italian football is so often dominated by petty partisanship, Roberto Baggio rose above the fray. Susy Campanale salutes the Divine Ponytail on his 50th birthday.
Max Allegri's Bianconeri Century, Napoli hit 900, fast start Torino, Sassuolo early dismissal and Edin Dzeko's penalty problems as Susy Campanale rounds up the stats.
As everyone feared, a few injuries and bans have exposed the painful lack of strength in depth at Milan, writes Susy Campanale.