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Gaetano Castrovilli’s ascension from Serie B to the Italy squad has been a quick one. Kaustubh Pandey explains why the Fiorentina starlet is the real deal.
When the club, players, coach and fans are all feuding, Marcello Cossali-Francis sees no positive way out of this mess for Napoli.
Just two signings from Milan's summer transfer splurge of 2017 started against Juventus. For Emmet Gates, it perfectly encapsulated the sheer recklessness of the Yonghong Li era...
Milan will be disappointed their tactical masterstrokes forced Juventus to play badly, writes Elio Salerno, but not enough to stop them winning again.
Football Italia Chief Correspondent Richard Hall looks at Milan’s plight and argues these are the times when true fans show their love for the club.
Cagliari and Fiorentina are eager to follow in Atalanta’s footsteps and challenge for Europe this season, writes Kaustubh Pandey.
Roma and Lazio’s Europa League defeats show that both clubs suffer from the same basic problem, writes Vilizar Yakimov.
Lazio must realise ultras are damaging their international standing and really do something to clamp down on the Fascist elements, warns Emmet Gates.
It was the best of Inters. It was the worst of Inters. Giancarlo Rinaldi saw all sides of the Nerazzurri in their 3-2 defeat at Borussia Dortmund.
Football fans are a mere microcosm of society and what Mario Balotelli faced in Verona reflected a larger issue, writes Susy Campanale.
The elements that allowed Lazio to conquer San Siro after 30 years are also what Milan lack the most, notes Marcello Cossali-Francis.
Injury-hit Roma produced yet another inspiring display against Napoli, and Vilizar Yakimov sees Paulo Fonseca’s team ethic as their main strength.
With the Derby Della Mole this evening, Football Italia Chief Correspondent Richard Hall sees Torino in crisis and even victory over Juventus might not resolve their issues.
It seemed like disaster after disaster but, as Anthony Barbagallo writes, Roma’s injury crisis could be the making of Paulo Fonseca’s team…
Radja Nainggolan’s comeback at Cagliari hasn’t disappointed so far as it is proving to be a snug fit for both parties, writes Martin Mork.
A wonderful game of football between Napoli and Atalanta was sadly overshadowed by yet more refereeing controversy, leaving Giancarlo Rinaldi to chew over the disappointment.
Mario Balotelli is wasting another glorious opportunity to kick-start his career at Brescia, warns Vijay Rahaman ahead of tonight’s Inter clash.
The latest Milan performance was disconcerting for Kaustubh Pandey, as even the basics seemed beyond them against a decimated Roma.