Tag Archives: fiorentina

Crespo Puts Fiorentina Out Of Coppa Italia

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

The eternal Hernan Crespo has struck again, ending Fiorentina’s Coppa Italia run. While the Coppa Italia isn’t too interesting in the early stages, I really do enjoy it when it reaches the round of eight, like it has now. Maybe … Continue reading

Juventus emerging as title contenders

Posted on by Rami Soufi

Juventus suffered last season following one of the worst campaigns in their glorious history. There were multiple reasons behind their collapse such as instability due to coaching changes, a number of injuries to key players, the management’s bad decisions in … Continue reading

Napoli In Second Place After Win Over Genoa

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

The Serie A is getting more and more exciting, especially after these recent results, and the matches which will be played this Sunday. Napoli got an important 1-0 win away against Genoa, Palermo came back to beat Parma 3-1 at … Continue reading

Five Things To Note From Serie A This Weekend

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

1. Bari was on the brink of returning to form Bari have been going through some tough times recently, and although they lost 3-2 at home to AC Milan, they showed signs of promise. Bari are currently at the bottom … Continue reading

Five Things To Note From Serie A This Weekend

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

Serie A is becoming more and more interesting, and with Lazio continuing their winning streak, could we see a surprise winner for the scudetto? Lazio are currently first in the table with a four point lead on second placed Inter … Continue reading

Fiorentina Win Against Lifeless Bari

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

The Serie A this weekend started with Fiorentina vs. Bari at the Stadio Artemio Franchi. And while I expected Bari to take advantage of Fiorentina’s bad form, it was the Viola who took the game to Bari. The final result … Continue reading

Vote – What Was the Goal of the Week

Posted on by Robert

Niccolo brings up an interesting debate in his weekend review post that I wanted to put to a vote.  This weekend we saw two incredible goals in Serie A, and I will throw it out to the readership to vote … Continue reading

Five Things To Note from Serie A This Weekend

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

To say the truth, this weekend’s Serie A fixtures weren’t that exciting. There was no match this weekend with more than three goals scored in it, and there were two goalless matches. This weekend there were few memorable results, but … Continue reading

Five Things To Note From Serie A This Weekend

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

Things have been shaken up this weekend, mostly thanks to Roma. And although the giallorossi won 1-0 against Inter Milan, they’re still down at the bottom of the table in 18th place, while Inter is at the very top of … Continue reading

Catania Draw With Milan And Fiorentina Fall To Lazio

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

AC Milan seemed to have found the right combination in the Champions League against Auxerre. A simple 2-0 win with Ibrahimovic scoring both goals supposedly solved all the problems around the rossoneri. But after the match, Ibrahimovic decided to insult … Continue reading

Serie A Preview – Will the Lecce Yo-Yo Stop This Season?

Posted on by Robert

Serie B champions Lecce have once again made the jump to Serie A, two years after finishing nineteenth and being relegated.  Prior to that they spent two years in Serie B, preceded by three years in Serie A.  As you … Continue reading

Serie A preview – Fiorentina might suffer

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

Prandelli led Fiorentina to a very important point, but this season there will be no Champions League, and no Europa League for the Viola. While Mihajlovic has taken over, things don’t look very different with Fiorentina for this upcoming season, … Continue reading

Serie A Preview – Can Catania Take The Next Step?

Posted on by Robert

The other Sicilian club in Serie A last season, the Elefanti finished in the bottom half of the standings but avoided relegation by mid-April.  Since their return to Serie A in 2006, this has been a trend for the club – … Continue reading

Serie A Preview – Brescia Falling Behind Early

Posted on by Robert

For a club that has had an unimpressive record in Serie A over the years, Brescia has a proud soccer history.  Home of Andrea Pirlo and the last club for the legendary Roberto Baggio, the Rondinelle return to Serie A … Continue reading

8 of Serie A’s best prospects

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

Seeing a young Roberto Baggio, Ronaldinho, or Fabregas is always exciting, but noticing young players which in 5 years can become one of the world’s best is rare. With Serie A’s relative downfall compared to other European leagues, it’s time to find some … Continue reading

Juventus 0-0 with Hamburg and other Serie A friendlies

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

I always find summer friendlies interesting, you get to see how new players interact with their new teammates as you get a sneak peak to the next season. The first “big” friendly was played out recently between Juventus and Hamburg, … Continue reading

Prandelli is Lippi’s Replacement

Posted on by Niccolo Conte

La Gazzetta dello Sport has confirmed that the coach that will follow in Marcello Lippi’s footsteps will be Cesare Prandelli. The ex-Fiorentina coach seems to have reached an agreement with the FIGC chief Giancarlo Abete and will take over as … Continue reading

Can Any of the Bottom Three Avoid Relegation?

Posted on by Robert

On the pitch, an official has the authority to add time to a match to make up for injury or ensure that both clubs actually play 45 minutes in the half.  In the Serie A standings, there is no added … Continue reading