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Juventus: Ten Years on

Juventus: Ten Years on

Juventus have just sealed their 5th straight Serie A title.   That is a remarkable achievement in any league in the world, but perhaps what is even more remarkable is the club itself. Ten years ago, Juventus were caught up in a match fixing scandal that not only saw them relegated to the second tier […]

THE OLD LADY SINGS IN MADRID AS JUVENTUS BEAT THE DEFENDING CHAMPIONS

THE OLD LADY SINGS IN MADRID AS JUVENTUS BEAT THE DEFENDING CHAMPIONS

There will be no all Spanish final in Berlin for next month’s Champions League Final as ‘the Old Lady’ proves too resilient for the defending champions Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabéu on Wednesday night.   The highly anticipated fixture followed a hotly contested encounter in Torino where a Carlos Tevez penalty proved the difference […]

Benitez To Profit from Manager Merry go Round

Benitez To Profit from Manager Merry go Round

With the rumour mill in full swing, one man who could be in high demand this summer is Napoli manager Rafael Benitez. If rumours are to be believed, then Manuel Pellegrini and Carlo Ancelotti could both be out of jobs at the end of the season and Benitez will one of the favourites to replace […]

Signing Mattia Destro would not solve AC Milan’s current woes

Signing Mattia Destro would not solve AC Milan’s current woes

Relentless speculation has linked the Roma forward with a move away from the Italian capital, with reports suggesting the Rossoneri are keen to secure his services. January 2015 was supposed to be a turning point for AC Milan. A new year, a fresh start. After two impressive performances in December last year against Napoli and […]

Inzaghi can take AC Milan back to greatness

Inzaghi can take AC Milan back to greatness

Coach Filippo Inzaghi has all the necessary ingredients (well almost) to return the Rossoneri back to their former glory. After learning his craft while at the Primavera side (Milan’s youth team) for two years. The former player now turned manager of Milan is beginning to make a name for himself as one of Europe’s most […]

Ominous signs ahead for AC Milan, however Inzaghi should be given time

Ominous signs ahead for AC Milan, however Inzaghi should be given time

AC Milan’s pre-season campaign continues to go from bad to worse as they were eliminated from the Champions Cup, winless in their three matches. The Italian giants managed to score just once in a disappointing tournament, while conceding 10 goals in the process. The signs certainly alarming for a side that was meant to regenerate […]

AS Roma are even stronger Serie A title contenders than last season

AS Roma are even stronger Serie A title contenders than last season

After three seasons finishing outside the top four before last season, many fans were at a crossroads as to where the club’s direction was heading. However, since taking the reins at Roma last summer, French Tactician Rudi Garcia has transformed the Italian outfit from the precipice of underachievers to the near summit of Italian football. […]

Report: AS Roma Sign American Fullback Deandre Yedlin

Report: AS Roma Sign American Fullback Deandre Yedlin

It looks like Matt Besler isn’t the only MLS and USMNT star drawing interests from Europe. There are reports that Seattle Sounders’ young fullback Deandre Yedlin has signed a contract with Italian giant AS Roma. The 20-year-old was sensational coming off the bench three times in the World Cup. His confident and charismatic performances have […]

Incapable Italy

Incapable Italy

Italy’s 2014 World Cup Campaign was a complete and utter disappointment. After much anticipation following the Azzurri’s 2-1 victory against England in the team’s first game of the tournament, the Italians crashed out to an all time low. Two 1-0 defeats to Costa Rica and Uruguay sent the Italians packing for the second World Cup […]

The Quadrennial World Cup Transfer Awards (PART TWO)

The Quadrennial World Cup Transfer Awards (PART TWO)

Every four years, FIFA sucks up 74.8% of the world’s best football players and poops them out into whichever tax-free toilet it deems most appealing. And every four years, people from all around the world, tune in to watch these players fight, scratch and… Rivaldo their way around the world’s greatest marketing platform… And what happens when you mix footballing talent with publicity? Thaaaaaatttttt’s right! […]

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