Zlatan Ibrahimovic was the hero as AC downed Inter in the Milan derby at the San Siro, while Lazio slumped to their second defeat in as many games to relinquish top spot.
Il Tridente – Wednesday was a great night for AC Milan. Not only did the Rossoneri move clear at the top of the Serie A table ahead of Sunday’s Milan derby, but they proved once more that the attacking tridente of Pato-Ibrahimovic-Robinho is as potent a unit as can be found in Europe. Alexandre Pato [...]
This week’s Serie A programme featured the Rome derby between Lazio and Roma, and Richard Chambers looks back at the game.
It was an historic weekend in Serie A for a Juventus legend, while two other more controversial figures also hit the headlines.
Richard Chambers returns to bring us up to speed on the latest round of Serie A action which included a much maligned lunch time kick off, an uncooperative mascot and an important win for the league’s bottom side.
After a disappointing international break for the Italian national team, Serie A was back in full flow this weekend as Richard Chambers writes. Roma, AC Milan and Internazionale all recorded wins, while a 2-0 win for Lazio in Bari kept them at the summit of the table.
Richard Chambers reviews the weekend’s action in Italy’s top flight, as Lazio soar to the peak of the table and Roma slump to another defeat, this time against Napoli, while Juventus and Internazionale play out a goalless draw. Featuring a cracker from Andrea Pirlo.
Richard Chambers rounds up the week’s Serie A action, as Roma overcame reigning champions Internazionale 1-0 and Juventus picked some much needed points at home to Cagliari.
Steve McClaren’s Wolfsburg find themselves towards the foot of the Bundesliga table having suffered three defeats from their opening three fixtures. The fabled “honeymoon period” said to be enjoyed by newly appointed managers has ended, while Wolfsburg’s General Manager, Dieter Hoeness, has described The Wolves’ current perdicament as ‘critical’. Life in the Bundesliga has not been [...]
Italian Footballer’s Association spokesman and AC Milan defender Massimo Oddo has announced plans for a Serie A players strike at the end of the month, reports Richard Chambers.