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After Roberto and Lorenzo Insigne made history in Napoli's 2-1 win over Benevento, Ciro Di Brita takes a look at previous times siblings have squared off in Serie A.
  Andrea Favilli has Juventus in his destiny as his goal put Verona ahead against the Old Lady, the club that signed him twice, writes Lorenzo Bettoni.  
As Inter dragged themselves past Genoa, it became clear that they have some indispensable players in the squad. Richard Hall asks the question, of whether Antonio Conte knows how to get the right mix, to launch a successful title challenge.
Claudio Ranieri’s Sampdoria look similar to his legendary Leicester side even if the Blucerchiati may not reach the same achievement, writes Giancarlo Rinaldi.
Napoli began their Europa League campaign with a home defeat against Az Alkmaar that highlighted where Rino Gattuso’s men are desperate to improve, writes Ciro Di Brita.
  Brahim Diaz convinced in Milan's win over Celtic but Matthew Santangelo feels a piece of the Rossoneri puzzle is still missing.
Ciro Immobile outplayed Erling Braut Haaland in Lazio's win over Borussia Dortmund, but Lee Bushe believes the Biancocelesti striker needs more help to carry the burden in search of success.
Virgil Van Dijk will remain on the sidelines for several months with a knee injury and Kaustubh Pandey suggests there are four Serie A defenders who could replace him in January.
Romelu Lukaku has become essential at Inter, but Richard Hall believes it makes the Nerazzurri too predictable.
Alvaro Morata spearheaded Juventus to a 2-0 win over Dynamo Kiev, but Rocco Fasano believes the first match in the Champions League still leaves Andrea Pirlo with some unanswered questions.
Despite having secured back-to-back wins in Serie A, Steve Mitchell believes Roma still face an identity crisis.
Simone Inzaghi’s gamble against Sampdoria didn’t pay off but the coach is not the only one to be blamed for the Biancocelesti’s poor start to the season, writes Lee Bushe.
Inter are not in crisis after a 2-1 derby defeat but Antonio Conte needs to be more flexible as he finds himself at a crossroads, writes Richard Hall.
As Andrea Pirlo prepares for his coaching debut in the Champions League, another stalemate against newly promoted Crotone in Serie A makes Elio Salerno suggest he still needs time to develop his project at the Old Lady.
The excitement generated by a comfortable triumph over the league’s form side has been dampened by the Juventus controversy, writes Owen Diana.
  A 39-year-old Zlatan Ibrahimovic is still dominating the game, Lorenzo Bettoni wonders if that’s good news for Serie A.  
Hirving Lozano has had a great start to the season and Ciro Di Brita asks if it will be enough for Napoli to become credible title contenders.
Italy were held to a 1-1 stalemate by the Netherlands and Giancarlo Rinaldi points out the Azzurri are still looking for that somebody to turn control into goals.