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At the midway mark of the Serie A campaign, Tommaso Adami picks the 11 players who have truly stood out in their roles. Who makes your ideal XI?
The exchange between Matteo Politano and Leonardo Spinazzola looks like a win-win for Inter, Roma and both players, writes Christopher Bland.
Christian Eriksen looks set join Inter from Tottenham Hotspur, so Karsten Krogh examines whether the Dane is a good fit for Antonio Conte and Serie A.
Diego Demme and Stanislav Lobotka should bring much-needed balance to the Napoli midfield, explains Vilizar Yakimov.
We’re at the halfway stage of the marathon Scudetto race, so Vijay Rahaman checks on the progress of the leading pack Juventus, Inter and Lazio.
It was one for the football hipsters, as Maurizio Sarri out-witted Paulo Fonseca at the Olimpico. Elio Salerno analyses the Roma-Juventus tactical battle.
Inter and Lazio had difficult tasks ahead this weekend and Football Italia Chief Correspondent Richard Hall marks their exam papers.
Antonio Conte and Gian Piero Gasperini go head-to-head this evening in a battle of contrasting and yet similar tactical approaches, writes Kaustubh Pandey.
As Milan look like already giving up on Krzysztof Piatek, Emmet Gates writes why selling the striker now would be a mistake.
Records have tumbled so far this season and Ciro Immobile is proving himself to be an excellent all-round striker for Lazio and Italy, writes Vijay Rahaman.
Football Italia Chief Correspondent Richard Hall looks at the blistering form of Atalanta and warns Inter ought to be concerned facing them at San Siro.
Ending their Napoli taboo confirms Inter are more than capable of snatching the Scudetto from Juventus, notes Giancarlo Rinaldi.
The statistics from this season show just how desperately Milan needed a forward like Zlatan Ibrahimovic, claims Christopher Bland.
Gennaro Gattuso must build the new Napoli around their latest talent and usher out those whose time has come to an end, argues Elio Salerno.
Football Italia Chief Correspondent Richard Hall looks at the potential impact Christian Eriksen could make if the Tottenham star joins Inter.
All the pieces are falling into place and Lazio have never had a better shot at a top four finish, explains Kaustubh Pandey.
Dejan Kulusevski represents a real coup for Juventus, but Vilizar Yakimov believes it only makes sense if he remains at Parma for this season.
Fiorentina begin 2020 with another new coach, so as Vincenzo Montella makes way for Beppe Iachini, Adrian Carp asks if the Viola made the right decisions.

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