When Antonio Conte took the Inter Milan job in May 2019, he quickly made it clear that he had little patience for the club’s long-held nickname of ‘Pazza Inter’. On Wednesday, the coach deployed a brutally efficient counter-attacking game plan to beat Sassuolo 2-1 at San Siro andRead More »
The Serie A leaders released the new design with the tagline “My name is my story.”
Italian side Bologna are sizing up a summer transfer move for Tottenham midfielder Erik Lamela. Lamela is in the final 18 months of his contract at Spurs and Serie A outfit Bologna have confirmed they are looking into a deal to sign the 29-year-old Argentinian. Bologna could lose AC Milan target Riccardo Orsolini in the summer and they have identified Lamela as the ideal replacement for him.
Andrea Pirlo’s debut season as Juventus head coach has rarely been plain sailing, but Sunday’s 1-0 defeat at home to relegation battlers Benevento was one of the darkest days of his reign so far. The rookie coach had already been criticised after his side crashed out of the Champions League to Porto at the last-16 stage earlier in March, and their hopes of claiming a 10th consecutive Serie A title are now in tatters. Filippo Inzaghi’s Benevento were without a victory in 11 matches before visiting Turin but Adolfo Gaich got the winner after pouncing on a careless Arthur Melo pass across his own box to leave Juve in third place 10 points off leaders Inter Milan.