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With four of their regular starters out, the 2-1 victory against Lazio showed how far Napoli have come under Carlo Ancelotti, writes Vilizar Yakimov.
The 3-2 victory over Torino showed the best and worst of Roma, but Anthony Barbagallo believes they are finally overcoming their weaknesses.
Lazio begin 2019 by facing Napoli and then Juventus, so Elio Salerno wonders if the Aquile can break through their mental block against the big clubs.
As yet more contract negotiations drag on between Mauro Icardi and Inter, Richard Hall gets out the popcorn and enjoys the three-ring San Siro circus.
Juventus may have thrashed Milan in the Coppa Italia Final last season, but Daryl Hammond expects a different kind of affair when they rematch in Jeddah on Wednesday…
Leonardo Bonucci and Mattia De Sciglio look like different players in the Juventus jersey than at Milan, explains Matthew Santangelo.
Gonzalo Higuain is actively pushing for a January switch to Chelsea which would benefit all parties, writes Nick Valerio.
With the top three breaking away and the rest of the table so tight, Matthew Santangelo maintains many clubs can harbour genuine European ambitions.
Max Allegri learned, the squad has more experience and in theory Juventus have everything it takes to win the Champions League, writes Daryl Hammond.
Tempting as it may be to sell for huge profits and reinvest, Anthony Barbagallo warns Roma will be stronger if they make no January moves.