Italian Serie A

Ronaldo on whether he will stay at Juventus next season: ‘1,000 percent’

20/04/2019

Juventus were often second-best against Fiorentina, but the Bianconeri did enough to clinch their eighth straight Serie A title and 35th overall. Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus celebrate their record eighth straight Serie A title after beating Fiorentina. Italian Serie A: German Pezzella own goal (53′) Juventus 2-1 Fiorentina Cristiano Ronaldo has said it is “1,000 […]

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Juventus vs. Fiorentina – Football Match Report – April 20, 2019

20/04/2019

Juventus clinched an eighth-consecutive Serie A title with a 2-1 victory over Fiorentina, as they came from behind following a below-par first half. The Bianconeri had been heavy favourites to win the title this season following the signing of Ronaldo in the summer and it appeared a matter of when rather than if as they […]

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Lazio vs. Chievo Verona – Football Match Report – April 20, 2019

20/04/2019

Lazio had playmaker Sergej Milinkovic-Savic sent off in the first half as they lost 2-1 at home to relegated Chievo in Serie A on Saturday on a disastrous day for their Champions League hopes. Second-half goals from teenager Emanuel Vignato and Perparim Hetemaj gave the Flying Donkeys, condemned to Serie B last week with six […]

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Genoa vs. Torino – Football Match Report – April 20, 2019

20/04/2019

April 20 (Reuters) – Torino boosted their chances of qualifying for the Champions League for the first time by winning 1-0 at Genoa whose fans stayed away in protest at the club’s leadership on Saturday. Cristian Ansaldi scored the winner against his former club when he rifled home from the edge of the area after […]

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Parma vs. AC Milan – Football Match Report – April 20, 2019

20/04/2019

AC Milan were held to a 1-1 draw at Parma in Serie A on Saturday after veteran defender Bruno Alves scored with a majestic free kick for the midtable hosts with three minutes left. The 37-year-old Portugal defender curled his effort over the wall and squeezed it between Gianluigi Donnarumma and the near post to […]

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Serie A ‘strongly condemns’ recent racist abuse determined to prevent further incidents

19/04/2019

By Andrew Cesare Richardson Milan took back Roma’s short hold of the No. 4 spot thanks to a late penalty from Franck Kessié. Italian Serie A: Franck Kessié (79′ PEN) AC Milan 1-0 Lazio Lega Serie A have told ESPN FC they “strongly condemn” recent episodes of racism which have blighted Italian football and will […]

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Ronaldo the ‘future of Juventus’ not leaving after Champions League exit – Allegri

19/04/2019

Ajax reached their first UCL semifinal in more than 20 years by beating Juventus, while Barcelona proved too much for Man United. Gab Marcotti examines where things went wrong for Juventus and where the blame lies following their second-leg defeat against Ajax. ESPN FC’s Craig Burley credits Ajax for teaching Juventus a footballing lesson over […]

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Inter Roma recovering from dramatic campaign amid race for European places

18/04/2019

ESPN FC’s Alejandro Moreno sifts through all the latest news, including Marcus Rashford to Barcelona and Joao Felix to join Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus. Ahead of Saturday’s clash at San Siro (2:30 p.m. ET, ESPN+), it’s worth pointing out that supporting Inter Milan or Roma hasn’t been particularly fun for either fan base this season. […]

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Juventus shares plummet following Champions League failure

18/04/2019

Ajax reached their first UCL semifinal in more than 20 years by beating Juventus, while Barcelona proved too much for Man United. Gab Marcotti examines where things went wrong for Juventus and where the blame lies following their second-leg defeat against Ajax. ESPN FC’s Craig Burley credits Ajax for teaching Juventus a footballing lesson over […]

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Massimiliano Allegri: ‘I will remain at Juventus next season’

16/04/2019

Gab Marcotti examines where things went wrong for Juventus and where the blame lies following their second leg defeat against Ajax. ESPN FC’s Craig Burley credits Ajax for teaching Juventus a footballing lesson over two legs in their Champions League quarterfinal tie. Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri dismissed speculation about his future following their Champions League […]

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Weekend numbers: Paul Pogba’s best-ever season, Raheem Sterling’s magic touch

15/04/2019

The race for the 2018-19 Premier League crown promises to go down to the proverbial wire. A Raheem Sterling brace set up Manchester City’s 3-1 win over Crystal Palace, Liverpool responded with a thrilling 2-0 defeat of Chelsea at Anfield. Brilliant stuff. Lower down in the table, Manchester United eked out a 2-1 win over […]

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Atalanta vs. Empoli – Football Match Report – April 15, 2019

15/04/2019

MILAN, April 15 (Reuters) – Atalanta managed 32 shots on goal but could not find a way past Empoli keeper Bartlomiej Dragowski as they were held 0-0 at home and dropped two precious points in the race for a Champions League place on Monday. The Polish goalkeeper had an outstanding match as he kept the […]

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Chievo Verona vs. Napoli – Football Match Report – April 14, 2019

14/04/2019

Napoli postponed Juventus’s march to the Serie A title and consigned Chievo to relegation with a 3-1 win at the Stadio Bentegodi on Sunday. Carlo Ancelotti’s side needed a victory to ensure that the Turin club, who lost 2-1 at SPAL on Saturday, would not wrap up their eighth consecutive league championship with a record […]

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Fiorentina fans boycott opening 45 minutes vs. Bologna in protest at owners

14/04/2019

Fiorentina fans stayed away from the stadium during the first half of their clash with Bologna. The Fiorentina Supporters Association (ATF) boycotted the opening 45 minutes of Sunday’s goalless home draw with Bologna in protest against the club’s ownership. Brothers Andrea and Diego Della Valle, who are billionaires through their luxury shoe company Tod’s, bought […]

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Sampdoria vs. Genoa – Football Match Report – April 14, 2019

14/04/2019

By Alasdair Mackenzie April 14 (Reuters) – Veteran striker Fabio Quagliarella pulled clear at the top of the Serie A scoring charts as his penalty sealed a 2-0 derby win for Sampdoria against Genoa on Sunday. Gregoire Defrel gave Sampdoria an early lead before Genoa defender Davide Biraschi was sent off for handling inside the […]

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Frosinone vs. Internazionale – Football Match Report – April 14, 2019

14/04/2019

ROME — Inter Milan recorded a 3-1 win away at relegation-battling Frosinone on Sunday to strengthen their grip on third place in Serie A. Luciano Spalletti’s side were under pressure to deliver a result in order to avoid being dragged into a tight race for Champions League qualification, after AS Roma and AC Milan won […]

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AC Milan vs. Lazio – Football Match Report – April 13, 2019

13/04/2019

(Adds Gattuso quotes) By Alasdair Mackenzie April 13 (Reuters) – AC Milan strengthened their grip on fourth place in Serie A with a tense 1-0 win over Lazio at San Siro on Saturday that ended with a scuffle breaking out between players from both sides. Gennaro Gattuso’s side knew they had to win to remain […]

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Dzeko strikes to send Roma fourth with win over Udinese

13/04/2019

AS Roma Udinese 1 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats By Alasdair MackenzieROME, April 13 (Reuters) – Edin Dzeko scored his first home goal in almost a year to seal a 1-0 win for AS Roma over Udinese that moves them into fourth place in […]

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SPAL vs. Juventus – Football Match Report – April 13, 2019

13/04/2019

Juventus squandered the chance to win Serie A on Saturday following a surprise defeat to SPAL. ISABELLA BONOTTO/AFP/Getty Images Juventus were denied the chance of winning Serie A for a record eighth time in a row on Saturday, following a shock 2-1 defeat at relegation-threatened SPAL. Kevin Bonifazi and Sergio Floccari struck as SPAL completed a […]

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Ronaldo won’t play in Juventus’ potential title clincher – Allegri

12/04/2019

Our ESPN FC crew discuss whether Ajax can knock off another European giant away from home following their 1-1 draw with Juventus at home. Juventus boss Massiliano Allegri has said Cristiano Ronaldo is unlikely to feature in Saturday’s clash at SPAL, where victory would see them crowned Serie A champions for an eighth consecutive season. […]

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