Archive for the 'Serie A' Category

March 9th, 2015

Cagliari Sacks Gianfranco Zola After Just 10 Games In Charge

~~  Considered one of the good guys in the game and shown the door after just ten games in charge.... Just two wins and two draws as Cagliari sit tied in 18th place.  Will my guy/player/coach/Inter Milan/MLS/Spiderman Walter Zenga get the job?!? Cagliari Calcio announces that sacked Gianfranco Zola and his staff from the technical guidance of the ...
January 9th, 2015

Xherdan Shaqiri Completes Inter Milan Move

"Contento di essere qui. Voglio giocare domenica ma non so. Questi tifosi sono splendidi #forzaInter!" @XS_11official pic.twitter.com/eVKE9tAZAk — F.C. Internazionale (@Inter) January 8, 2015 ~~ Completing his medical and putting pen to paper... Another solid pickup by Mancini and Inter Milan.
September 8th, 2014

How Transfers Work

How Does The Football Transfer Process Work [Infographic] by the team at Thomas Cook Sport We read about transfers in soccer all the time. And we may even think we know how the process works. But here is an info graphic that breaks down the process a bit more. * Side note - how crazy is it that 28% of transfer money was paid to agents of ...
August 27th, 2014

Roma Signs Kostas Manolas From Olympiacos For £10.35m

Here's Manolas with his new Giallorossi jersey: number 44! pic.twitter.com/ydMdu2m9Oj — AS Roma (@OfficialASRoma) August 27, 2014 ~~  When I did the Manchester City vs Olympiacos game in Minneapolis, this move was one of the big talking points from the Greek club... They knew that to have the continued success on the Champions League stage, ...
July 17th, 2014

Nike Unveils New Ordem Ball – Official Ball of EPL, Serie A and La Liga

Today Nike unveils the official match balls of the Barclay's Premier League, Serie A and La Liga. The Nike order match ball is Nike's most innovative, technologically advanced and aerodynamically tuned ball to date. The new Nike Ordem offers optimal touch with new fuse-weldedpanels, unprecedented flight control with new aerodynamic NIKE AEROW ...
October 28th, 2013

Amazing Call of Michael Bradley’s Winning Goal

I have no idea what is being said as this announcer loses his mind when Michael bradley scores a game winner for Roma this weekend. But you don't need to understand what he is saying. It's all in the emotions. That and the fact that he keeps calling him Lex Luthoooor. And below, here is the actual goal, albeit with a different commentator. ...
October 27th, 2013

Watch :: Michael Bradley’s game winning goal against Udinese

Substitute Michael Bradley came on and ensured leaders Roma stayed perfect by sealing their ninth consecutive Serie A win as they saw off Udinese 1-0 with a game winner in the 82nd minute.
September 23rd, 2013

Watch :: Mario Balotelli’s First Career Penalty Miss …. Ever / Beautiful Goal in Stoppage Time

AC Milan v. Napoli was quite a game for Super Mario. The Italian striker missed a penalty, scored an incredible goal, was watched by Diego Maradona and also sent off in stoppage time for dissent. Crazy. Trailing 2 - nil, the Italian stepped up to the spot, a place in which he had never before missed in 22 career attempts but saw his undeterred mark ...