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Liveblog: Serie A Super Saturday

Liveblog: Serie A Super Saturday By Football Italia staff Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s four Serie A games, including a Cagliari-Udinese dogfight and Atalanta-Inter. If you are on a mobile device or tablet, then follow the Liveblog HERE. The round begins at 14.00 UK time (13.00 GMT)…

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EDF: 'Derby more than three points'

Eusebio Di Francesco warned Roma’s derby showdown with Lazio is “worth more than three points, a Champions League place and the history around it.” It kicks off on Sunday at 19.45 UK time (18.45 GMT), click here for a match preview. These local rivals are locked together in third place, but had very different experiences…

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Gattuso: 'I was worse than Buffon'

Gennaro Gattuso concedes he is “frankly the last person who can talk” about Gigi Buffon’s furious reaction in Real Madrid-Juventus. What was probably the final act of the goalkeeper’s Champions League career saw him sent off for dissent in stoppages of the quarter-final. Buffon later lambasted referee Michael Oliver for “assassinating dreams” and not handling…

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Mertens and Koulibaly seek bans?

Dries Mertens and Kalidou Koulibaly could pick up some ‘diplomatic’ yellow cards against Milan tomorrow to ensure they face Juventus. According to Il Roma newspaper and some social media theories, Mertens and Koulibaly will be tempted to take one for the team. They are both one yellow card away from suspension and don’t want to…

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Zidane: 'People jealous of Madrid'

Zinedine Zidane is furious at the “shameful” way Juventus talked about Real Madrid after the Champions League quarter-final. “People are jealous.” The Coach commented in his Press conference after the controversial last-gasp penalty, awarded for a Medhi Benatia nudge on Lucas Vazquez, and Gigi Buffon’s subsequent red card for dissent. “It’s shameful what has been…

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Giampaolo: 'Extraordinary Samp'

Sampdoria Coach Marco Giampaolo wants something “extraordinary” against Juventus, but understands Gigi Buffon’s frustration in Madrid. It kicks off on Sunday at 17.00 UK time (16.00 GMT), click here for a match preview. “On paper, this game is impossible. Juventus lost their last match against us in Genoa, then put together 16 wins with four…

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Serie A basement battle

With eight teams all facing the very real prospect of sliding in to Serie B, Football Italia analyses a fierce relegation battle. Words: Elio Salerno The 2017-2018 edition of Serie A is proving to be one the most intriguing and intense the peninsula has observed in a number of years. It is arguably the most…

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Serie A basement battle

With eight teams all facing the very real prospect of sliding in to Serie B, Football Italia analyses a fierce relegation battle. Words: Elio Salerno The 2017-2018 edition of Serie A is proving to be one the most intriguing and intense the peninsula has observed in a number of years. It is arguably the most…

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Allegri vague on Juve future

Max Allegri will shake up the Juventus team against Sampdoria, but was surprisingly vague on his future. “I haven’t sat down with the club.” It kicks off on Sunday at 17.00 UK time (16.00 GMT), click here for a match preview. This is the first match since the devastating events of Wednesday night at the…

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Vialli stands up for ref Oliver

Former Juventus star Gianluca Vialli defends referee Michael Oliver and insists VAR wouldn’t have made any difference to the Real Madrid controversy. The debate is still raging after the Champions League quarter-final was decided deep into stoppages by a Cristiano Ronaldo spot-kick on Wednesday night. It was awarded for a Medhi Benatia challenge on Lucas…

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