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A week is a long time in Serie A – with Michael Ottolenghi

Serie A Ultras Make Headlines As Juventus Win Derby d’Italia

Serie A Ultras Make Headlines As Juventus Win Derby d’Italia

By Michael Ottolenghi The 1990s are often viewed nostalgically in Serie A, as a time when the league dominated European football and star players flocked to Italy. It was also…

Serie A Form Teams Face Off In This Weekend’s Derby d’Italia

Serie A Form Teams Face Off In This Weekend’s Derby d’Italia

By Michael Ottolenghi So much for a quiet buildup. Last weekend was supposed to be an easy one for the top five teams in Serie A, but it turned out…

The Race For Europe: A Look At The Teams Below Juve In Serie A

The Race For Europe: A Look At The Teams Below Juve In Serie A

By Michael Ottolenghi After all that, it is still very much Juve’s title to lose.  The bianconeri’s loss in Florence two weeks ago, their fourth of the season…

Serie A Chasing Pack Close In On Juventus

Serie A Chasing Pack Close In On Juventus

By Michael Ottolenghi Could the winter break have changed the dynamic of the Serie A title race?  After Juventus’s loss to Milan in the Italian Supercup over the winter…

Roma Home In On Juventus After Beating Milan

Roma Home In On Juventus After Beating Milan

By Michael Ottolenghi Well, that’s settled then. In a rare Serie A Monday night game between second and third, one very clear verdict emerged: Roma are the real “anti…

Roma And Milan Prepare For Anti-Juve Battle

Roma And Milan Prepare For Anti-Juve Battle

By Michael Ottolenghi After 15 games of the Serie A season, do we finally have a clear idea of what the race for the top 3 places is going to…

Race For Top Spot In Serie A Heats Up As Juve Slip

Race For Top Spot In Serie A Heats Up As Juve Slip

By Michael Ottolenghi Just in time for the run-in to the winter break, Serie A has reminded us that surprise results are not the preserve of other leagues.  And…

Serie A: Juventus Maintain Healthy Lead, Napoli Look To Close The Gap

Serie A: Juventus Maintain Healthy Lead, Napoli Look To Close The Gap

As the Champions League returned in midweek, Serie A caught its breath with some transitional games to bridge last weekend’s emotions and the big matches we will see in…

Serie A Returns With Juicy Milan Derby

Serie A Returns With Juicy Milan Derby

By Michael Ottolenghi Serie A returns this weekend with a very juicy Milan derby and an intriguing clash between second placed Roma and fourth placed Atalanta.  Juventus, by contrast, have…

Serie A: Higuain And Juve Soar, Inter Sack De Boer

Serie A: Higuain And Juve Soar, Inter Sack De Boer

By  Michael Ottolenghi It’s all about Higuain. Juventus forward Gonzalo Higuain has been the story of the week in Italian football, as the Argentinean striker scored the winning goal…