Roma`s Leandro ​Castan set for brain surgery
Roma`s Leandro ​Castan set for brain surgery

Roma defender Leandro Castan will undergo neurosurgery next month after complaining of dizziness during a Serie A match.

Buffon, Chiellini extend contracts at Juventus
Buffon, Chiellini extend contracts at Juventus

Juventus veterans Gianluigi Buffon and Giorgio Chiellini extended their respective contracts with the club on Thursday, the Serie A giants announced.

Ex-Juventus star Mirko Vucinic proving a goal machine in Abu Dhabi
Ex-Juventus star Mirko Vucinic proving a goal machine in Abu Dhabi

When Mirko Vucinic swapped Italy`s Juventus for Abu Dhabi’s Al Jazira in July, sceptics wondered if it was a bulging pay packet rather than the prospect of slugging it out for the United Arab Emirates’ league title that lured the Montenegrin to the Gulf.

Mario Balotelli won`t unsettle Italy, says Giorgio Chiellini
Mario Balotelli won`t unsettle Italy, says Giorgio Chiellini

Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has played down suggestions Mario Balotelli could have an unsettling influence on the Italy squad after a controversial call-up for a key Euro 2016 qualifier against Croatia.

Russian FA says can't afford to pay coach Fabio Capello
Russian FA says can't afford to pay coach Fabio Capello

Russia`s FA does not have enough money to pay national team manager Fabio Capello, according to Sergey Stepashin who is a member of the governing body`s executive committee.

Juventus in seventh heaven, rampant AS Roma reduce arrears
Juventus in seventh heaven, rampant AS Roma reduce arrears

Coach Massimiliano Allegri earned plaudits as a rejigged Juventus claimed their biggest league win in 31 years with a 7-0 rout of Parma which left visiting coach Roberto Donadoni feeling "impotent and embarrassed" on Sunday.

Donadoni feels `impotent` over 7-0 Juve rout
Donadoni feels `impotent` over 7-0 Juve rout

Parma coach Roberto Donadoni admitted he was left feeling "impotent and embarrassed" after the Serie A strugglers` 7-0 drubbing by champions Juventus on Sunday.

Serie A: Magnificent Juventus put seven past Parma
Serie A: Magnificent Juventus put seven past Parma

Fernando Llorente, Carlos Tevez and Alvaro Morata scored a brace apiece as a rejigged Juventus crushed sorry Parma 7-0 on Sunday to stretch their Serie A lead over Roma to six points.

It was the Old Lady of Turin`s biggest win in 31 years since a 7-0 success over Ascoli.

El Shaarawy, Menez end droughts to secure point for Milan
El Shaarawy, Menez end droughts to secure point for Milan

Stephan El Shaarawy ended a 19-month goal drought and Jeremy Menez hit a second-half penalty to earn Milan a share of the spoils in a hard-fought 2-2 draw away to Serie A high-flyers Sampdoria on Saturday.

Increased calls for more Italians in Serie A
Increased calls for more Italians in Serie A

Former Juventus striker Fabio Quagliarella has joined calls for a foreign player cap in Italy`s Serie A, days after national team coach Antonio Conte complained of seeing his selection choices limited.

Injury-hit Juve set for mini-revolution against Parma
Injury-hit Juve set for mini-revolution against Parma

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri is expected to continue tinkering with his injury-hit side on Sunday when the Italian giants host Parma looking to reinforce their lead over title challengers Roma. 

Fabio Cannavaro replaces Marcello Lippi as Guangzhou Evergrande coach
Fabio Cannavaro replaces Marcello Lippi as Guangzhou Evergrande coach

Italy`s World Cup winning captain Fabio Cannavaro was formally unveiled as the new coach of Chinese champions Guangzhou Evergrande Wednesday, replacing his former national team manager Marcello Lippi.

Paul Pogba hits Juventus winner against Olympiakos, warns over complacency
Paul Pogba hits Juventus winner against Olympiakos, warns over complacency

Juventus star Paul Pogba underlined the challenges still facing the Italian giants in Europe despite his maiden Champions League goal securing a crucial 3-2 win over Olympiakos in Turin on Tuesday.

Atletico Madrid sink Malmo thanks to Koke and Raul Garcia
Atletico Madrid sink Malmo thanks to Koke and Raul Garcia

Atletico Madrid`s Koke and Raul Garcia secured a 2-0 victory at Malmo in their Champions League Group A clash on Tuesday after the Swedes spurned several chances.

Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund ease into Champions League last 16
Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund ease into Champions League last 16

Holders Real Madrid and 2013 finalists Borussia Dortmund eased into the last 16 of this season`s Champions League with two group games to spare on Tuesday.

Pressure all on Juve, says Michel
Pressure all on Juve, says Michel

Olympiakos coach Michel heaped the pressure on Juventus after underlining the Italian giants` need for a home win in their Champions League Group A clash in Turin on Tuesday.

Champions League not beyond Juve, insists Massimiliano Allegri
Champions League not beyond Juve, insists Massimiliano Allegri

Coach Massimiliano Allegri insisted the Champions League is not a step too far for Juventus as they prepare to meet Olympiakos in a crucial Group A clash in Turin on Tuesday.

Andrea Pirlo finally getting into full flow for Juventus
Andrea Pirlo finally getting into full flow for Juventus

Andrea Pirlo is finally getting into his elegant stride for Juventus, just in time for the match which is likely to determine whether or not they progress to the knockout stages of the Champions League.

Champions League: Pirlo peaking as Juve eye key Olympiakos win
Champions League: Pirlo peaking as Juve eye key Olympiakos win

Italian midfield star Andrea Pirlo appears to be hitting peak form in time for a crucial clash against Olympiakos on Tuesday that could prove decisive for Juventus`s hopes of qualifying from Group A in the Champions League.

Juventus go three points clear as AS Roma slip
Juventus go three points clear as AS Roma slip

Champions Juventus restored their three-point lead at the top of Serie A on Saturday with a 2-0 win at struggling Empoli while rivals Roma slumped to a 2-0 defeat to a rapidly-improving Napoli.