Matchday 5 in the Champions League offers a host of clubs the opportunity to qualify for the knockout phase of the tournament while other sides will be anxious to keep alive their hopes of making the Europa League writes Ger McCarthy.
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Inter striker samuel Eto’o provided the biggest football news story in Italy this weekend while a moment of brilliance from Zlatan Ibrahimovic continued AC’s great run of form.
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 […]
There were some massive games across the continent last weeked, and Jonathan O’Shea looks at the pick of the bunch from Italy, Belgium, France and Portugal.
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.
At the midway stage of this season’s Champions League competition most of the group favourites are moving into contention for qualification for the knockout phase, writes Ger McCarthy.
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.