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Serie-A: Juventus eye Asia growth with bid for earlier kickoffs

The "big five" European Leagues enjoyed record revenues in the 2017-18 season, earning a combined 15.6 billion euros ($17.30 billion), but Serie A lags behind the Premier League, Bundesliga and La Liga.

Aug 22, 2019, 10:38 AM IST

Serie-A: Juventus venture into the unknown with Sarriball

Italy`s most successful club in domestic terms with 35 league titles including the last eight in a row, Juventus have habitually been a team who want to win without worrying about how they do it.

Aug 21, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

Inter Milan hand Mauro Icardi's number nine shirt to Romelu Lukaku

Inter posted a photograph of the Belgian forward wearing the shirt on the club`s Instagram account one day after confirming that they had signed him from Manchester United.

Aug 09, 2019, 16:21 PM IST

Serie-A: Juventus confirm signing of Ajax defender Matthijs De Ligt

With this move, De Ligt has now become the most expensive defender in the history of Serie A.

Jul 18, 2019, 15:01 PM IST

Aaron Ramsey looking forward to working with Maurizio Sarri at Juventus

Ramsey, who signed a four-year deal with Juventus in February, left Arsenal after making more than 350 appearances in 11 seasons at the Premier League club.

Jul 16, 2019, 00:33 AM IST

Serie-A: Roma president laments disastrous season but refuses to quit

Roma, currently without a coach, have not won a major trophy since Pallotta, among the U.S. investors who took over the club in 2011, became president in 2012.

May 31, 2019, 20:45 PM IST

Former Chelsea manager Antonio Conte lands job of attempting to revive Inter Milan

The fiery 49-year-old, famous for his dressing-room tirades, will replace Luciano Spalletti who parted company with the Chinese-owned club on Thursday, two years before the end of his contract, despite guiding them into next season`s Champions League.

May 31, 2019, 20:11 PM IST

Serie-A: Rare Hakan Calhanoglu goal keeps AC Milan in Champions League hunt

The Turkish midfielder met Suso`s cross with a glancing header to score only his second league goal of the season in the 36th minute and leave Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella waiting for his first win since taking charge one month ago.

May 12, 2019, 16:31 PM IST

Serie-A: Atalanta take big step towards first Champions League

Halftime substitute Musa Barrow and Timothy Castagne scored early in the second half to lift Atalanta to third, despite having two first-half goals disallowed for offside following VAR reviews.

May 11, 2019, 22:34 PM IST

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri amused by talk of his departure

One of the disappointments of the season has been the form of playmaker Paulo Dybala, who has struggled to adapt his role following Ronaldo`s arrival.

May 11, 2019, 22:12 PM IST

AC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso insists no decision has been made on his future

The former Italy international has been the subject of widespread speculation in the Italian media that he is set to be replaced at the end of the season after a poor end to the campaign.

May 05, 2019, 20:07 PM IST

Serie-A: Inter Milan held to another stalemate away to struggling Udinese

Luciano Spalletti`s side occupy third place but a tight-knit group of five teams below them could narrow the gap by the end of the weekend.

May 05, 2019, 18:30 PM IST

Serie-A: Late Cristiano Ronaldo goal foils Torino

Juventus spent most of the second half lobbing crosses into the penalty area while Torino nearly had a second when Ola Aina broke through the defence only to fire over the bar.

May 04, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

Serie-A: Napoli return to form with victory to send Frosinone towards the drop

The Belgian’s superb first-half free-kick was his 81st league strike for Napoli, sending him level with the Argentine at number three in the club`s all-time Serie A scoring charts, behind Antonio Vojak (102 goals) and Marek Hamsik (100).

Apr 28, 2019, 19:16 PM IST

Serie-A: Gennaro Gattuso issues rallying cry to flagging Milan players

Gattuso’s side crashed out of the Coppa Italia with a 1-0 aggregate semi-final defeat to Lazio on Wednesday, leaving them with the sole objective of reaching next season’s Champions League.

Apr 27, 2019, 19:52 PM IST

Serie-A: Milan looking over their shoulders in 50 million euro race

Seven-times European champions AC Milan are still clinging to the cherished fourth spot but, after an indifferent run of form and results, are looking nervously over their shoulders. 

Apr 25, 2019, 18:38 PM IST

Serie-A: Juventus to ditch stripes after 116 years?

Founded by students in 1897, Juventus initially played in pink but that colour quickly fell out of favour, especially as they did not want to be confused with Palermo -- who wear pink until this day.

Apr 25, 2019, 18:06 PM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo is ''1,000 percent certain'' to stay at Juventus

Defender Leonardo Bonucci, meanwhile, explained how Juventus had managed to bounce back from their shock Champions League quarter-final exit against Ajax on Tuesday when they lost 2-1 at home and went out 3-2 on aggregate.

Apr 21, 2019, 16:45 PM IST

Juventus's title feels more mundane than extraordinary

Juve, who have the joint-best attack and best defence in Serie A, also became the first team in one of Europe`s big five leagues to win eight titles in a row and are still on course to equal their own domestic Serie A record of 102 points.

Apr 21, 2019, 16:23 PM IST

Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri does not want celebrations diluted

Allegri said that Tuesday`s 2-1 home defeat by the Dutch side needed to be kept in perspective.

Apr 19, 2019, 18:39 PM IST