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Calciopoli – Serie A’s Darkest Hour

It is regarded as the darkest hour in the history of Serie A, and one that has left an indelible stain on the reputation of the country’s biggest club, Juventus. AC Milan, Lazio, and Fiorentina also subsequently became implicated in what became known as Calciopoli (Footballgate). And even 15 years after the sentences were handed out, the legacy of it ...

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United midfielder linked with Lazio

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Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira is being linked with a move to Serie A and Lazio. Pereira ha not featured for United at all this season and was left out of the squad for their opening two Premier League games of the season, as well as the Carabao Cup tie against Luton Town. And with the arrival at the club ...

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Mustafi linked with Serie A sides

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Arsenal’s German defender Shkodran Mustafi is being linked with both Lazio and Napoli. The Gunners are willing to sell the 28-year old, who is now in the final year of his current contract, although he is currently injured, still recovering from the knee problem that ruled him out of the FA Cup final. He joined the North London side in ...

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Lazio lash out at Silva after transfer switch

Lazio have been loud in their criticism of David Silva, after he snubbed them at the last minute. It was widely expected that he would be moving to Serie A, having agreed a three-year deal with Lazio. The former Manchester City playmaker bade adieu to the Etihad last Saturday, playing his last game for the club in their surprise 3 ...

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David Silva to join Lazio

David Silva will join Lazio on a three-year deal once Manchester City’s Champions League campaign has ended. The 34-year old has completed a decade at the Etihad, but, although they wanted him to stay, has decided to move elsewhere, given the length of deal that was offered to him. Instead he has opted to join the Serie A club because ...

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Chelsea face competition for Real Madrid full-back

Chelsea are facing competition from Lazio to sign Real Madrid full-back Serge Reguilon. The Stamford Bridge club have identified left-back as an area that they need to strength this summer and have previously been linked with a move for Leicester’s Ben Chilwell, although his £80 million price tag is a major impediment to that deal. Now Reguilon has been identified ...

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Marcelo Bielsa Quotes: Best Quotes on Marcelo Bielsa

Although he has won comparatively little in his long career – a couple of Argentine league titles and an Olympics gold medal – Marcelo Bielsa, a man known as El Loco (The Crazy) is renowned amongst his fellow professionals as one of the greatest coaches in the world. Bielsa is known for his dedication, obsession with the opposition, eye for ...

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Giroud receives Lazio contract offer

Olivier Giroud has received a firm contract offer from Lazio. The Chelsea striker’s current deal at Stamford Bridge ends at the end of the season, which means that he has been free to enter into pre-contract negotiations with foreign clubs since January. Lazio are the first side to make a concrete move but Giroud has  a number of options on ...

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Chelsea target Lazio midfielder

If Chelsea are successful in having their transfer ban lifted in January, then Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic will top Frank Lampard’s shopping list. The Serbian international, who has also been heavily linked with Manchester United in the past, is rated at £70 million, but that is unlikely to deter Chelsea who could have a substantial sum to spend in January ...

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United reject making emergency move for Llorente

Manchester United have decided not to make an emergency move for ex-Tottenham forward, Fernando Llorente, who is available as a free agent, despite the club facing a striker crisis. With both Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sánchez now departed for Inter Milan, sold and on loan respectively, United find themselves short of forward options for their visit to Southampton on Saturday. ...

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