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The Red Devils have been keen on bringing him to Old Trafford, and they just might finally be able to sign Vidal from Juventus.
Like a soap opera, the transfer speculation surround Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal has many parts. It was widely reported that Manchester United were really looking to sign him from the reigning Scudetto champions this summer, only to be thwarted by a combination of the Bianconeri's asking price and Louis Van Gaal's uncertainty about the player's fitness due to a knee problem.
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Despite just arriving at the Serie A side, the Spaniard could be offloaded in a shock departure this January.
Although he just arrived at Milan on loan from Chelsea, Fernando Torres could be on the move again.
The 30-year-old Spanish international, once heralded as one of the game's best strikers due to his exploits with Atletico Madrid and Liverpool, had departed Stamford Bridge after a miserable term there following his mega-money arrival in January 2011.
The switch to Serie A from the Premier... Read the rest of the article »
According to reports, the former Real Madrid player evaded one million euros between the years 2005 and 2010.
Former Inter Milan and Real Madrid defender Fabio Cannavaro is being investigated for tax evasion in his hometown. The 2006 World Cup winner with Italy had tax authorities from the city of Naples seizing goods totalling up to one million euros, according to reports.
Cannavaro and his wife are being linked to an investigation regarding a luxury yacht company, which has been accused of evading... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish striker is apparently happy with life in Italy and had some interesting thoughts on his former coaches.
Given his difficulties at Chelsea, it's not surprising that Fernando Torres might not look back on his term at Stamford Bridge too fondly.
But surprisingly, he has some interesting words for even former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez, which is noteworthy as he enjoyed a great run of form that earned him that mega-money move to Chelsea back in January 2011.
Now at Milan in an attempt to revive... Read the rest of the article »
Pippo Inzaghi's troops look to build some momentum as they face off against Hellas Verona on the road on Sunday, October 19th. Find out where to catch the game online or on TV here.
Milan's season thus far under Pippo Inzaghi has been nothing short of interesting to follow for legions of Rossoneri fans worldwide. After the disaster last campaign that sees them miss out on European football, there were little expectations left when the legendary striker took over after his former teammate, Clarence Seedorf was sacked after just half a season on the bench.
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After the international break, Juventus resume their title defense as they take on strugglers Sassuolo on the road on Saturday, October 18th. Find out where to catch the game online & on TV here.
Simply put, Juventus will have an easy re-introduction to Serie A after the international break as they face off against Sassuolo on the road ahead of their midweek Champions League clash. The Bianconeri have been simply unstoppable so far this season and only conceded their first league goals in the thrilling 3-2 win over Roma that was mired in some controversy.
However, the fact of the matter... Read the rest of the article »
The Italian had nothing but high praise for his new captain in a recent interveiw.
Well, this is certainly a way to try to get on good terms with your new colleagues.
Liverpool signing Mario Balotelli hasn't exactly hit the ground running since making the move from Milan this summer, with the 24-year-old just netting once so far for Brendan Rodgers' men.
Yet, having had the chance to play with two of the top midfielders in the world--Juventus star Andrea Pirlo and... Read the rest of the article »
The Mexican defender stated after this year's World Cup that his days with El Tri were over, but playing in Serie A has re-ignited his will to play for Mexico
Mexican center back Rafael Marquez changed his mind about defending El Tri once again. The former Barcelona and Monaco player stated today he feels quite capable of playing under coach Miguel Herrera, as long as Mexico's manager feels he can give something back to the green and white.
"I think that playing in a league such as Serie A has given me the motivation I needed. I believe I can... Read the rest of the article »
The Italian continues his bad track record of leaving his former teams with a sour taste in their mouths.
Although he's no longer in a Milan kit, the Rossoneri can't seem to stop talking about Mario Balotelli.
The 24-year-old Italian was sold this past summer to Liverpool in a £16 million deal after arriving in January 2013 from Manchester City. And while he scored 30 goals during his term back in Serie A, he also racked up an unimpressive 29 yellow cards and one red, meaning that he boasted... Read the rest of the article »
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi revealed Carlo Ancelotti recommended some players for their current squad, including former Real Madrid keeper Diego Lopez.
After congratulating Carlo Ancelotti for his Champions League title with Real Madrid, former Italian Prime Minister and AC Milan's owner Silvio Berlusconi revealed "Carletto" helped them out with some of their summer transfers such as Diego Lopez, who played last season under Ancelotti:
"He has been one of our counselors this summer. He was very close with me and Adriano Galliani... Read the rest of the article »
Reports in Italy and England have come out with an interesting deal concerning Vidal and Mata during the upcoming transfer window.
If reports are to be believed, Manchester United are still not giving up on signing Arturo Vidal.
The Red Devils were in hot pursuit of the Juventus midfielder all summer, with Louis Van Gaal earmarking the Chilean star as a perfect addition to the team as he hopes to restore some of the old glories at Old Trafford.
Yet, the Bianconeri, who had recently had the 27-year-old sign a contract... Read the rest of the article »
As per reports, the former Red Devils and Everton manager could be once again back in coaching with another big European team.
His time with Manchester United certainly isn't one too remembered fondly by legions of Red Devils supporters.
For the first time in ages, the Premier League giants are not competing in any kind of European football this season due to their dismal performance last season, and a vast majority of the blame is placed squarely on former manager David Moyes.
The ex-Everton boss was hand selected... Read the rest of the article »
Louis Van Gaal takes a huge blow in the transfer market as the Giallorossi stated their star Dutch midfielder will not be moving to Old Trafford any time soon
Roma president James Pallotta has ruled out a Manchester United move for their star Dutch midfielder Kevin Strootman, who arrived at Stadio Olimpico only a year back, in the summer of 2013.
The former PSV Eindhoven star was a hit with the Giallorossi last season as Rudi Garcia's men finished a strong second-place in Serie A, coming runners-up to eventual champions Juventus.
Currently... Read the rest of the article »
The 27-year-old Chilean was handed a hefty punishment after being involved in an altercation at a night club prior to Sunday's Juventus vs Roma game
Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal has been slapped with a record €100,000 fine after getting involved in a early morning brawl near a night club in Turin.
Eyebrows were raised when the Chilean superstar was dropped from the Serie A defending champions' highly-anticipated clash with last season's runners-up Roma, being relegated to the bench.
Making a 10 minute cameo in Sunday's 3-2... Read the rest of the article »
The evergreen Giallorossi captain was left fuming after his side's defeat to Juventus.
Earlier today, Serie A's two top sides Juventus and Roma faced off in what has been the most eagerly anticipated fixture for calcio fans thus far.
Both the Bianconeri and the Giallorossi were undefeated prior to the game and were the only two sides who had yet to drop any points so far this season with a 100% win record from five games. And, as for hosts Juventus, they had yet to concede a single... Read the rest of the article »
High-flying duo Juventus and Roma will face off in Turin in Serie A's most anticipated match on Sunday, October 5th. Find out where to catch the game online & on TV here.
Last season was quite one to remember for Roma fans, as the Giallorossi came blazing right out of the gate and made an impressive 10 match unbeaten run before being halted by Torino on matchday 11. And while it was not enough to eventually keep pace for Juventus once the Bianconeri got going, Rudi Garcia's men finished the season with a fantastic 85 points, the highest in their club history thus far... Read the rest of the article »
Japanese attacker Keisuke Honda was also on the score sheet, netting a sublime free-kick in the second half as the Rossoneri won on Saturday
Serie A heavyweights AC Milan returned to winning ways when they welcomed Chievo Verona to the San Siro, coming out of Matchday 6's encounter with a 2-0 victory.
Felippo Inzaghi's side failed to register a win in their last two fixtures, but clinched victory on Saturday thanks to goals from Ghanaian midfielder Sulley Muntari and Japanese attacker Keisuke Honda.
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After a two straight draws against recently promoted sides, Milan will hope to get back on track against Chievo at home on Saturday, October 4th. Find out where to catch the game online & on TV here.
After a bright start, Milan have already started to wobble. A loss to Juventus was then followed by frustrating draws with two newly promoted outfits--Empoli and Cesena--and now the Rossoneri will have to try again to get things moving. With no European football, the team's fans will expect the Diavolo to make amends for their poor showings last season and new coach Filippo Inzaghi must already be... Read the rest of the article »
The Reds could be looking to bring in the Serie A star this January, as per reports.
If reports are to be believed, Mario Balotelli may not be the only Serie A import for Liverpool this season.
The 24-year-old was signed from Milan this past summer as Brendan Rodgers sought to find a replacement for their key attacker Luis Suarez, but has failed thus far to justify the Premier League runners-up taking a gamble on him.
Meanwhile, the Reds are reportedly already planning... Read the rest of the article »
After battling to a draw against a newly promoted Empoli, Milan will take on yet another former Serie B side on Sunday, Sept. 28th. Find out where to catch the game online & on TV here.
After a bright start, Filippo Inzaghi's Milan hit a hiccup when they took on Juventus in round 3 at the San Siro. And while, given the obvious strength of their opponents, it was not surprising that the Rossoneri eventually succumbed to a 1-0 defeat, the team were praised--and criticized--in some quarters for a solid first half but dropping their intensity in the second 45.
Inzaghi's new side... Read the rest of the article »