Stories tagged: serie a
Thu., Feb. 27, 2020
The Serie A game between Juventus and Inter Milan will take place in an empty stadium because of the virus outbreak in Italy, the league confirmed Thursday.
Fri., Jan. 31, 2020
United States left back Antonee Robinson underwent medical exams with AC Milan in an attempt to transfer from Wigan but the deal fell through before the window closed.
Tue., Jan. 28, 2020
Christian Eriksen completed his move from Tottenham to Inter Milan on Tuesday, becoming the Italian club’s third signing of the January transfer window.
Thu., Jan. 23, 2020
From Calabria to Pennsylvania, then the Bronx and beyond, new Fiorentina owner Rocco Commisso has been on the move his entire life.
Thu., Nov. 21, 2019
Less than six months into his tenure as Fiorentina owner and president, Rocco Commisso is already starting to grapple with Italy’s infamous bureaucracy as he attempts to build a new …
Wed., Nov. 6, 2019
Napoli coach Carlo Ancelotti is at risk of losing his job after his players deserted a club-ordered emergency training camp.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
A brief suspension for discriminatory chants marred Roma’s 2-1 win over struggling Napoli in Serie A on Saturday.
Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
What to watch in the leading football leagues in Europe this weekend:
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 29, 2019
Inter Milan moved back atop the Serie A standings with a 2-1 win at struggling Brescia on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 26, 2019
Juventus was surprisingly held by struggling Lecce to 1-1 in Serie A on Saturday as Matthijs de Ligt’s poor start to his Bianconeri career continued.
Tue., Oct. 22, 2019
After five cases of racist chants in eight rounds of Serie A, the Italian soccer federation is considering employing advanced listening devices used in anti-terrorism operations to identify offending fans.
Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
Claudio Ranieri loves a challenge and his latest job at Sampdoria will be anything but straightforward. The Genoa-based club sits last in Serie A, has lost six of seven matches …
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019
It was the day after Christmas and the festive atmosphere was quickly ruined when a soccer fan died in clashes outside of the venerated San Siro stadium in Milan.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 25, 2019
Napoli’s Serie A title aspirations took a hit with a 1-0 home loss to Cagliari on Wednesday while Inter Milan extended its perfect start in the Italian league.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 24, 2019
MILAN – Mario Balotelli was kept quiet on his return to Serie A as his Brescia side lost 2-1 at home to eight-time defending champion Juventus on Tuesday. An own …
Tue., Sept. 24, 2019
FIFA president Gianni Infantino lambasted Italian soccer authorities for “hiding the truth” about racism in a scathing assessment Tuesday following a complete lack of punishment after three cases of discriminatory …
Tue., Sept. 17, 2019
Italian team Cagliari has avoided punishment from Serie A after supporters aimed racist abuse at Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku. The monkey chants were audible on a video from the …
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019
Forward Alexis Sanchez has joined Inter Milan on loan after underperforming at Manchester United. Inter and United both confirmed the deal Thursday.
Thu., Aug. 8, 2019
Inter Milan completed the signing of Belgium forward Romelu Lukaku from Manchester United. Lukaku put pen to paper on a five-year deal with Inter, joining his younger brother in the …
Fri., July 19, 2019
Juventus new signing Matthijs de Ligt is not fazed at becoming the most expensive defender in Serie A history at the age of 19. De Ligt completed a 75 million …
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019
Italian-American businessman Rocco Commisso has completed his takeover of Serie A club Fiorentina. No financial details were disclosed but the deal is reportedly worth about 160 million euros. Commisso also …
Sat., May 18, 2019
Roma’s chances of qualifying for the Champions League all but disappeared after drawing at Sassuolo 0-0 in Serie A. The result left Roma two points behind Atalanta, which occupies fourth …
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019
Massimiliano Allegri admitted it was Juventus which decided he would not coach the club next season, despite leading it to a record-extending eighth straight Serie A title. Allegri’s contract as …
Thu., May 16, 2019
Palermo is waiting to see if it will compete for a spot in Serie A, end up staying in Serie B, or even get relegated to Serie C. The Sicilian …
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic scored moments after coming off the bench to lead Lazio to a 2-0 win over Atalanta in the Italian Cup final. Milinkovic-Savic returned from an injury layoff and …
Tue., May 14, 2019
Atalanta has both the Italian Cup final against Lazio and a spot in the Champions League still to play for. The team from the small northern city of Bergamo is …
Tue., May 14, 2019
Roma captain Daniele De Rossi is leaving his hometown club after 18 years after the board declined to offer him a new playing contract. He has two more games left. …
Wed., May 1, 2019
Brescia has been promoted back into Serie A after eight seasons in the second division. Brescia beat Ascoli 1-0 Wednesday to secure a top-two finish with two rounds remaining in …
Thu., April 25, 2019
The Italian league’s governing body has vowed to do “everything in our power” to wipe out racism in soccer after another incident. Lazio’s Italian Cup semifinal victory at AC Milan …
Thu., April 25, 2019
Barcelona is guaranteed to win the Spanish league if it beats Levante on Saturday, but could be gifted the title if Atletico Madrid loses at Valladolid earlier in the day. …