Serie A

Ibrahimovic planning talks on extending Milan stay

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 - 04:23 GMT

Ibrahimovic joined Milan in December 2019, and signed a one-year extension last summer to carry on in Serie A for another season in 2020-21

Serie A aims to raise 3.5 billion euros from domestic TV rights sale

Sat, 19 Dec 2020 - 12:38 GMT

Italy’s top flight soccer league Serie A aims to raise at least 1.15 billion euros ($1.4 billion) per season over the next three years.

Naples unites in grief over death of adoptive son Maradona

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 03:06 GMT

Fans streamed to Napoli stadium on Thursday to pay their respects to Diego Armando Maradona, grieving a man who achieved god-like status in the Italian city.

Mancini expects a fierce Serie a title race

Thu, 29 Oct 2020 - 05:59 GMT

Juventus managed to win the Serie a title for the last nine seasons but this season it seems that they are not in their best form.

Roma hit back three times to hold leaders Milan

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 11:51 GMT

AC Milan lost their 100 percent record in Serie A when a defiant AS Roma came from behind three times to draw 3-3.

U.S. billionaire Friedkin signs deal to buy Italy's AS Roma

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 11:07 GMT

Roma said in statement that formal contracts with the Houston, Texas-based Friedkin Group were signed on Wednesday.

Genoa survive again, Lecce relegated on final day of season

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 01:18 GMT

Genoa, Italy’s oldest professional club, guaranteed Serie A survival on the final day of the season for the second year running on Sunday by beating Hellas Verona 3-0 while Lecce became the last team to be relegated.

Sarri says he had to tiptoe his way into Juventus

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 06:34 GMT

Winning Serie A appears to have become a formality for Juventus in the last decade, however, coach Maurizio Sarri said it was anything but straightforward after they clinched their ninth successive title on Sunday.

Atalanta's title hopes falter after 1-1 draw with AC Milan

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 03:30 GMT

Second-placed Atalanta moved up to 75 points with two games left to play.

Magnificent Milan thump Bologna for biggest win of the season

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 08:10 GMT

Algerian midfielder Ismael Bennacer scored his first Serie A goal as a rampant AC Milan thumped Bologna 5-1 to maintain their excellent recent form at the San Siro on Saturday.

Kessie penalty saved Donnarumma's blushes as Milan hold Napoli

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 07:00 GMT

AC midfielder Franck Kessie scored from a penalty to give AC Milan a 2-2 draw away to Napoli in Serie A on Sunday, sparing the blushes of his goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma whose mistakes provided the hosts with both their goals.

Dybala solo goal, Ronaldo rocket set up Juve win

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 08:25 GMT

Juventus secured a 3-1 win at lowly Genoa on Tuesday to stay four points clear at the top of Serie A thanks to a solo goal by Paulo Dybala, a long-range rocket from Cristiano Ronaldo and an exquisite curling shot by Douglas Costa.

Torino v Parma kick off Serie A return on June 20

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 - 07:29 GMT

Serie A will return after a three-month coronavirus-enforced absence on June 20 with Torino hosting Parma in the first of four postponed matches on the opening weekend, the Italian league confirmed on Monday.

No Serie A restart before June 14, says FIGC

Tue, 19 May 2020 - 05:26 GMT

The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced on Monday that all its competitions, including Serie A, will remain suspended until June 14.

Serie A set for team training on May 18 with adjusted protocol - govt

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 06:32 GMT

Serie A clubs can return to team training from May 18 if they make adjustments to medical protocols, the Italian government announced on Monday.

Ibrahimovic returns to AC Milan

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 06:30 GMT

AC Milan star Zlatan Ibrahimovic returned to Italy on Monday after two months in his native Sweden, as Serie A prepares to resume group training in a week's time.

Serie A teams set to defy govt and return to training

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 09:36 GMT

Italy's 20 Serie A clubs on Friday reiterated their unanimous desire to complete the season as the northern Emilia-Romagna region became the first to open the way to training despite government restrictions.

Top Italian doctor against May restart for Serie A

Tue, 14 Apr 2020 - 09:09 GMT

A leading Italian doctor specialising in infectious diseases said on Monday he would be against Serie A restarting its season next month.

Napoli, Lazio backtrack on return to training

Tue, 24 Mar 2020 - 06:37 GMT

Italian clubs Napoli and Lazio have both postponed their planned return to training this week due to the coronavirus pandemic which has killed over 6,000 people in Italy.

Football is not a priority now, Kolarov

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 12:47 GMT

UEFA decided earlier to postpone UEFA EURO 2020 to 2021 summer to give the local federations the proper time to complete the season.