After a sensational U17 World Cup in which he scored nine goals in four games, Kevin Coleman profiles Ivory Coast and Siena’s teenage striker Souleymane Coulibaly, who has already been linked with some of the world’s biggest clubs.
BPF’s resident Serie A expert Chris Mann is back with a round up of the latest goings on in Italy as Inter continue to lead the way. We’re only a little over half-way through the season, but it already looks as though Internazionale have got a fifth consecutive Serie A title all but wrapped up. […]
Week 21 might just have proved to be the decisive weekend of the Serie A season. Two crucial games took place at the top of the table as Juventus faced Roma, and Internazionale and Milan clashed in Italy’s fiercest derby. Here’s how it all went… Was this the game that defined the season? Internazionale’s impressive […]
The Milan derby is the highlight of another busy weekend of Italian football, and Chris Mann is here to preview all the action. I know I always say this, but (and this time I really, really mean it) this weekend’s programme of Serie A action is set to be an absolute cracker. The Milan derby […]
After Milan’s convincing win over an abject Juventus last Sunday, the hunt for the Scudetto has clearly become a two-horse race, writes Chris Mann. With Inter scraping past Siena with a last minute winner from Walter Samuel, José Mourinho’s team retained their eight point lead at the top of Serie A, but their vulnerabilities were […]
Round fifteen of the Serie A season promised to be one of the most exciting of the campaign so far and it most definitely didn’t disappoint. The fixtures, which featured the Derby d’Italia and Derby della Capitale, both produced good football, a number of talking points and results which have re-opened the title race going […]
The thirteenth round of games in Serie A, despite having had the potential to spring a few surprises, ended up going largely with the form book as the sides towards the summit of the table continued to assert their dominance over the early phases of the campaign. Travelling to Bologna on Saturday, Jose Mourinho’s Internazionale […]
Saturday night saw Sampdoria leap frog Inter Milan at the top of Serie A as they overcame their visitors at Stadio Luigi Ferraris. With both sides starting positive this season it was Sampdoria who came out on top after a Davide Santon slip allowed Giampaolo Pazzini to tap home a Daniele Mannini cross to stun […]