BLOG ITALIA: ANTONIO LABBATE
Atalanta showcased the talents of Andrea Consigli, Federico Peluso and Ezequiel Schelotto last season. Antonio Labbate looks at the latest Bergamo gem making an impact this time around.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is being linked with a return to Juventus after a Pavel Nedved interview. Antonio Labbate looks at five reasons why such a move won’t happen.
Have Italian champions and current League leaders Juventus missed the injured Simone Pepe this season? Antonio Labbate writes.
A storming 2013 so far has seen Mauro Icardi become a wanted man. But, asks Antonio Labbate, is his price-tag justified?
Nicolas Anelka joined Juventus last month over a decade after the Old Lady first tried to sign him. Antonio Labbate looks back at that failed bid of 1999.
Juventus did little in the January market to excite fans or impress critics. Antonio Labbate puts their dealings under the microscope.
Stefano Sorrentino finally joined Palermo last week. Antonio Labbate applauds the Rosanero for one of January’s best pieces of transfer business.
Mattia Perin would do well to keep his feet on the ground as Pescara teammate Ivan Pelizzoli can testify. Antonio Labbate remembers when the latter, like Perin today, was destined for greatness.
If Roma want to kick-start their season then Zdenek Zeman will have to start picking the club’s most talented players, argues Antonio Labbate.
Should Juventus really make the financial sacrifices to sign Didier Drogba? Here Antonio Labbate writes why the Old Lady need to forget about the pricey Ivorian.