Will Juventus qualify for the Champions League?

by Rami Soufi on February 20, 2011 · 5 comments

Juven­tus have strug­gled to find any con­sis­tency through­out another frus­trat­ing sea­son which cur­rently sees them sit in sixth place in Serie A with Lazio in fourth on 48 points, a full seven ahead of Juve. There is no point com­par­ing this season’s Juve with the last one for a num­ber of rea­sons. Last sea­son, Juve […]


Juventus Replace Quagliarella With Toni

by Niccolo Conte on January 8, 2011 · 0 comments

After the sad news that Fabio Quagliarella will be out for the rest of the sea­son, Juven­tus got a replace­ment in record time. It’s Luca Toni who will be replac­ing Quagliarella (out for 4–6 months with a torn cru­ci­ate knee lig­a­ment), the World Cup win­ner leav­ing Genoa to sign a one and a half year […]


Moves To Expect This January Transfer Market

by Niccolo Conte on January 1, 2011 · 2 comments

With a new year upon us, the Jan­u­ary trans­fer win­dow will be open­ing up soon. While nor­mally we don’t see super-stars switch alle­giances in this period, but 2011 could be dif­fer­ent. The names of Klose, Toni, Gilardino, and Kaka have been cir­cu­lat­ing, but can we really expect these play­ers to move in Jan­u­ary? Start­ing at […]


Men­tion the 2009–2010 sea­son to Juven­tus’ 170 mil­lion fans and they will shake their head in dis­gust.  Italy’s most suc­cess­ful and beloved soc­cer team was a shell of itself, miss­ing out on a Euro­pean tour­na­ment spot due to poor play and aging play­ers.  It is not a coin­ci­dence that the Ital­ian national team also failed […]


Italy boss Cesare Pran­delli announced his 23 man squad for the friendly against the Ivory Coast which will take place on Tues­day in Eng­land. Many of the names cho­sen by Mar­cello Lippi were dropped. Pran­delli made some expected changes fol­low­ing the World Cup dis­ap­point­ment with Fabio Quagliarella the only striker remain­ing from the team selected […]


Amauri scores double against Shamrock Rovers

by Niccolo Conte on July 30, 2010 · 5 comments

While Juve’s main con­cern this sea­son isn’t the Europa league, the Euro­pean com­pe­ti­tion is help­ing Del­neri build his team. So now that Juven­tus has played and won their first com­pet­i­tive match against Sham­rock Rovers in Europa League qual­i­fi­ca­tion, Del­neri will have a lot of pos­i­tivies to look at. But Juven­tus hasn’t qual­i­fied yet, they’ll need […]


Juventus defeat Lyon 2–1 in friendly

by Niccolo Conte on July 25, 2010 · 2 comments

Juven­tus have been prepar­ing for their Europa League qual­i­fier which will be played against Sham­rock Rovers with friend­lies against Ham­burg (0–0) and Lyon (2–1 for Juven­tus). Juven­tus will play the Irish club over two legs, and the team with the best results over the two legs will go through. The first leg will be played […]