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La Liga Roundup – Week 32

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Midweek fixtures gave La Liga a very Copa Libertadores-like schedule as Spain’s stars continue to make their moves towards either a championship, UEFA competition spot, or another season in La Liga De Estrellas. The drama began on Tuesday when Real … Continue reading

La Liga Roundup – Week 31

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Week 31 of La Liga was pretty much status quo with little movement at the top & bottom of the table. Barcelona got an 18th minute goal from Lionel Messi to beat Getafe 1-0 on the road. Real Madrid has … Continue reading

Serie A Roundup – Week 32

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All those that thought that the Serie A wasn’t explosive need to look at Week 32 to see that it is.  Let’s begin with the Derby D’Italia.  Juventus and Inter played to a 1-1 draw in Turin that saw the … Continue reading

Serie A Roundup – Week 31

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The matches of Week 31 of the Serie A were overshadowed by the tragedy of devastating earthquakes that killed around 230 people and injured many more in Central Italy. Matches across the country held a moment of silence out of … Continue reading

Serie A Roundup – Week 30

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Well Serie A fans, welcome back.  The national team solidified their chances of going to South Africa so now its time for the clubs to solidify their chances for either a Scudetto,  European competition place, or avoid relegation.  With only … Continue reading

Serie A Roundup – Week 29

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The Serie A is heading down to the last few matches. There are 9 weeks left for teams to slip down the table or rise up the table. The marquee matchup of the weekend was AS Roma vs Juventus, too … Continue reading

La Liga Roundup – Week 28

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After this week’s results in Spain, two things are clear: #1. The top 3 teams in the league are lethal & ferocious finishers. In Week 28, Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Sevilla FC won their matches by a combined score of … Continue reading

La Liga Roundup – Week 27

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The Top 3 of La Liga remained intact but the race for 4th place and the final Champions League spot got a bit tighter.  Villarreal gave up a 2-0 lead at the Vicente Calderon to Atlético Madrid and lost 3-2 … Continue reading

Serie A Roundup – Week 28

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Even though Italians teams faltered in the Champions League earlier in the week, there were still some things to celebrate.  The best way to celebrate is to score a lot and this weekend there were a ton of goals.  In … Continue reading

La Liga Roundup – Week 26

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It was truly a weekend of stars and out of this world play.  On Sunday,  every game had at least 3 goals scored. Let’s begin with the drama at the top of the table as Barcelona ended their 2-game losing … Continue reading

Serie A Roundup – Week 27

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This weekend witnessed impressive hat tricks from 2 players that heated up their matches.  In Milan, veteran striker Pippo Inzaghi scored his hat trick with 7s in mind.  Scoring goals in the 7th, 71st, and 74th minutes to give Il … Continue reading

Serie A Roundup – Week 26

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Week 26 of Calcio Italiano produced some exciting football including the league leaders fighting back from 2 goals down.  Inter Milan trailed Roma 2-0 into the 2nd half, then a back & forth affair ensued eventually ending with Mario Balotelli … Continue reading

La Liga Roundup – Week 25

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Just when you thought La Liga was over fate has conspired to inject some drama into the title race like Barry Bonds injected steroids.   Real Madrid won its 10th straight match defeating Espanyol 2-0 in Barcelona.  The veteran Merengues stepped up with … Continue reading

La Liga Roundup – Week 24

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The biggest surprise result in Europe took place in Spain as Barcelona lost 2-1 to last place, Espanyol in the Catalan Derby.  Even more shocking than the scoreline was the fact that it took place in Barca’s usually impenetrable Camp … Continue reading

Serie A Roundup – Week 25

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Week 25 of the Italian Serie A did not produce any major surprises. A mild surprise was Atalanta’s 1-0 road loss to Sampdoria. The Genovese side ended Atalanta’s 3 game winning streak as Giampaolo Pazzini scored in his 4th straight … Continue reading

Serie A Roundup – Week 24

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Week 24 of the Serie A featured two massive top of the table matchups.  The headliner of course being the Derby della Madonnina.  The Milan derby was an exciting match with its share of controversy.  Adriano’s opening goal was clearly … Continue reading

Serie A Roundup – Week 23

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The race for European spots tightened up considerably after Week 23 of Calcio Italiano. After this week only 6 points separate 2nd & 6th place.