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Latest Stories Georgina Turner: Chelsea vs. Napoli play-by-play analysisupdated: Tue Mar 13 2012 08:08:00

"Arsenal beat Milan 3-0, so we have to believe we can turn it around," says Roberto di Matteo, who'll be running things for Chelsea for the rest of the season. His team actually has a less onerous task than Arsenal, on paper, with a 2-0 win enough to see them through and the mood in camp decidedly different since Andre Villas-Boas was given the boot.

Report: 6 killed after cruise ship runs aground off Italian coastupdated: Fri Jan 13 2012 22:47:00

At least six people were killed and 15 injured Friday night after a cruise ship ran aground near the Italian island of Giglio, Italy's ANSA news agency reported early Saturday.

Secret Sardinia: True Mediterranean blissupdated: Tue Sep 14 2010 09:30:00

Striking expanses of coastline aren't exactly in short supply across the Mediterranean. But for some reason, only a few marquee spots -- the Greek Isles, the Amalfi Coast, the south of France -- get all the love. Chances are, Sardinia doesn't even make the list.

Sampdoria only draw to lose ground on Interupdated: Sun Oct 18 2009 17:20:00

Sampdoria lost ground on Inter Milan at the top of Serie A on Sunday when they were held to a 1-1 draw at Lazio in a game where both teams finished with 10 men.

Sampdoria climb above Juve at the top in Italyupdated: Sun Sep 20 2009 16:49:00

Sampdoria moved to the top of Italy's Serie A with a 4-1 trouncing of Siena as city rivals Genoa dropped their first points after losing 3-1 at Chievo.

Juventus maintain early pace in Serie Aupdated: Sat Sep 19 2009 17:33:00

Juventus maintained their fierce pace at the top of Serie A with a 2-0 home win over Livorno in Turin on Saturday night.

Inter secure fourth consecutive Scudettoupdated: Sun May 17 2009 11:39:00

Inter Milan claimed their fourth successive Scudetto on Saturday night without kicking a ball, after AC Milan were beaten 2-1 by Udinese.

Juve close on Inter while Milan thump Sienaupdated: Sun Mar 15 2009 12:26:00

Juventus came from behind to defeat Bologna 4-1 on Saturday to put pressure on Inter Milan at the top of the Serie A table.

Seedorf goal sees Milan defeat Cagliariupdated: Sun Feb 22 2009 13:03:00

AC Milan consolidated third position in the Serie A table as a goal from Dutch midfielder Clarence Seedorf proved enough to give them a 1-0 victory over Cagliari on Sunday.

Inter stretch lead after Juve lose at homeupdated: Sun Feb 01 2009 14:40:00

Inter Milan were held to a disappointing 1-1 draw at home to Torino on Sunday but still increased their lead at the top of Serie A after shock defeat for Juventus the night before.

Ibrahimovic rescues point for leaders Interupdated: Sat Jan 10 2009 16:49:00

Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic rescued a point for Italian leaders Inter Milan, as they were held to a 1-1 home draw by Cagliari in their first match since returning from the Christmas break.

Late Ibrahimovic double sees Inter homeupdated: Sun Dec 14 2008 16:49:00

Inter Milan remain on course to retain their Serie A title, but the defending champions needed a late double from Zlatan Ibrahimovic to secure a nervy 4-2 win over rock-bottom Chievo on Sunday.

Goal-shy Inter lose ground to Italian leadersupdated: Wed Oct 29 2008 19:02:00

Jose Mourinho's reign at Inter Milan suffered another setback on Wednesday night as the defending Italian champions were held 0-0 away to Fiorentina.

Juventus suffer shock defeat to Palermoupdated: Sun Oct 05 2008 17:03:00

Turin giants Juventus were beaten at home by Palermo for the first time in 47 years to leave them struggling in 11th place in the Serie A standings after six rounds.

Guti and Buffon set to miss crucial gamesupdated: Mon Sep 22 2008 16:02:00

Real Madrid midfielder Guti will miss next week's Champions League match at Zenit St Petersburg after suffering a serious leg injury at the weekend.

Mourinho's Inter set early pace in Italyupdated: Sun Sep 21 2008 16:35:00

Jose Mourinho's Inter Milan moved to the top of Serie A on goal difference from Juventus and there was a superb first win for AC Milan in Sunday's late game in Italy.

Roma thrash Torino to keep hopes aliveupdated: Sun Apr 27 2008 14:01:00

Roma kept the Serie A title race alive for another week at least with a 4-1 thrashing of Torino.

Inter stop rot to move four points aheadupdated: Tue Apr 08 2008 11:36:00

Inter Milan, who had seen their seemingly invincible 11-point Serie A lead whittled down to just one, stopped the rot on Sunday with a 2-0 win at Atalanta to go four points clear with six games left.

Injured Totti misses United showdownupdated: Mon Mar 31 2008 10:32:00

Roma captain Francesco Totti has been ruled out of Tuesday's first leg Champions League quarterfinal clash against Manchester United at the Olympic Stadium.

Italian leaders Inter held up by Lazioupdated: Sat Mar 29 2008 18:03:00

Serie A leaders Inter Milan and second-placed AS Roma were both held to 1-1 draws on Saturday to leave Inter four points clear at the top.

Cagliari off bottom after winning appealupdated: Wed Mar 26 2008 14:31:00

Serie A strugglers Cagliari are off the bottom of the table after the Italian federal court of justice overturned a three-point penalty imposed on the Sardinians.

Totti spot on as Roma reel in leadersupdated: Sun Mar 09 2008 17:59:00

Francesco Totti marked his 500th outing for Roma with a goal as the second-placed Serie A club trimmed Inter Milan's league lead to six points with a 2-0 win at Napoli on Sunday.

Lavezzi double lifts Napoli to victoryupdated: Sat Feb 02 2008 17:34:00

Udinese remained in fifth place in Italy's Serie A after suffering a 3-1 defeat away to Napoli on Saturday, with both teams having a player sent off.

Gattuso sent off as Milan defeatedupdated: Thu Jan 17 2008 11:56:00

European champions AC Milan crashed out of the Coppa Italia at the round of 16 stage on Wednesday night after a 1-1 draw at Catania.

Cagliari name Ballardini as coachupdated: Sat Dec 29 2007 10:56:00

Serie A strugglers Cagliari have ended their search for a new coach by appointing Davide Ballardini to the position. World Soccer: Recent violence in Italy prompts more soul-searchingupdated: Mon Dec 24 2007 16:18:00

Italian soccer is once again in the dock. In the wake of the gas-station shooting of 26-year-old Lazio fan Gabriele Sandri last month, some grim considerations have returned to haunt Italian soccer and, arguably, Italian society at large.

Inter seven clear after derby winupdated: Sun Dec 23 2007 12:45:00

Inter Milan have gone seven points clear at the top of Serie A after beating city rivals AC Milan 2-1 in the first Milan derby of the season.

Imperious Inter stroll in Sardiniaupdated: Sun Dec 16 2007 16:51:00

Italian champions Inter Milan extended their Serie A lead to seven points with a comfortable 2-0 win away to struggling Cagliari on Sunday night.

Four-goal Pozzi lifts Empoliupdated: Thu Dec 13 2007 09:23:00

Good weeks don't come often when you are scrambling around for survival at the bottom of Serie A, but Empoli striker Nicola Pozzi certainly had one as he followed up a match-winning Italian Cup performance against Juventus by scoring four times as his side thumped Cagliari 4-1.

Inter stay clear in title defenseupdated: Wed Dec 05 2007 17:08:00

Defending champions Inter Milan maintained their grip on the Serie A title race with an emphatic 3-0 win over Lazio at the San Siro on Wednesday.

AC Milan battle to win at Cagliariupdated: Sun Nov 25 2007 16:59:00

AC Milan battled to a 2-1 win at Cagliari for their fourth win in 12 Serie A games this season, rallying after falling behind to an early home goal.

Sonetti back as coach of Cagliariupdated: Tue Nov 13 2007 17:02:00

Serie A strugglers Cagliari have reappointed the experienced Nedo Sonetti as their head coach after parting company with Marco Giampaolo.

High flying Juve beaten in Napoliupdated: Sat Oct 27 2007 17:15:00

Juventus suffered a shock 3-1 defeat at Napoli on Saturday to bring an end to their superb start to the Serie A season.

Struggling Milan beaten by Empoliupdated: Sun Oct 21 2007 16:49:00

Struggling European champions AC Milan have been beaten 1-0 at home by Empoli to slip 10 points behind city rivals Inter, who won 1-0 at Reggina on Saturday, in the Serie A title race.

Panucci recalled to Italian squadupdated: Mon Sep 03 2007 00:42:00

Veteran Roma defender Cristian Panucci has been recalled to the Italian squad for the first time in three years for the crucial Euro 2008 qualifiers against France and Ukraine.

Last-minute goal keeps Juve on topupdated: Sun Sep 02 2007 04:18:00

A last minute goal from Giorgio Chiellini earnt Juventus a 3-2 win at Cagliari and allowed the former champions to hold onto top spot in Serie A on Sunday.

Promoted Juve out to regain prideupdated: Thu Aug 23 2007 23:46:00

Claudio Ranieri agrees that pride will be at stake as he leads fallen Italian giants Juventus back into the Serie A on Saturday.

Reggina halt Inter's away triumphsupdated: Sat Apr 07 2007 12:11:00

Inter Milan's 11-match winning run away from home came to a halt at Reggina on Saturday when Roberto Mancini's Italian league leaders could only manage a 0-0 draw.

Maritimo coach Morais has resignedupdated: Mon Apr 02 2007 11:24:00

Ulisses Morais has resigned as coach of Portuguese Premier League side Maritimo after a string of poor results, the Madeira Island club said on Monday.

Juventus beaten by Serafini trebleupdated: Sat Mar 10 2007 15:30:00

Brescia striker Matteo Serafini scored a hat-trick as his side dented Juventus' bid to win promotion back to Serie A with a 3-1 victory.

Coaches sacked by Cagliari, Torinoupdated: Mon Feb 26 2007 07:18:00

Serie A strugglers Cagliari and Torino both sacked their coaches on Monday and replaced them with former bosses.

Six stadiums given Italy all-clearupdated: Thu Feb 08 2007 05:59:00

Only six Italian football stadiums have been given the all-clear to stage matches this weekend with fans in attendance, the interior ministry has announced.

Adriano on target in Inter victoryupdated: Sat Dec 23 2006 12:04:00

Brazilian striker Adriano scored his first goal in more than nine months as leaders Inter Milan equalled the Serie A record of 11 straight wins with a 2-1 victory over Atalanta on Saturday.

Inter go clear after Crespo winnerupdated: Sun Nov 19 2006 12:03:00

Hernan Crespo volleyed home a fourth minute winner as Inter Milan beat bottom club Reggina 1-0 at the San Siro to move three points clear at the top of the Serie-A table.

Buffon sent off but Juve earn drawupdated: Sat Nov 18 2006 14:00:00

AC Milan ended a three-game losing streak by drawing 0-0 at Empoli on Saturday in the Italian Serie-A.

Struggling Ascoli turn to Sonettiupdated: Tue Nov 14 2006 08:18:00

Serie A strugglers Ascoli have appointed much-traveled coach Nedo Sonetti to replace the sacked Attilio Tesser.

Struggling Ascoli axe coach Tesserupdated: Mon Nov 13 2006 10:14:00

Struggling Serie A side Ascoli have sacked coach Attilio Tesser after losing 1-0 to Empoli at the weekend.

Stankovic double sees Inter go topupdated: Sun Oct 15 2006 13:15:00

Dejan Stankovic scored a goal in each half to send Inter Milan back to the top of Serie A with a 2-1 win over Catania on Sunday.

AC Milan open season with victoryupdated: Sun Sep 10 2006 11:57:00

AC Milan made a winning start to their Serie A campaign as Filippo Inzaghi and new signing Ricardo Oliveira gave them a 2-1 victory over Lazio.

Donadoni starts with reserve squadupdated: Mon Aug 14 2006 06:49:00

World Cup winners Italy will field a reserve team in Wednesday's friendly against Croatia with none of the players who featured in their triumph involved.

Giampaolo named new Cagliari coachupdated: Sat Jun 17 2006 09:30:00

Serie A strugglers Cagliari said thave named Marco Giampaolo as their new coach.

Ventura becomes coach at Messinaupdated: Tue Mar 28 2006 03:38:00

Former Udinese and Cagliari coach Giampiero Ventura has taken over at struggling Serie A club Messina, following the sacking of Bortolo Mutti.

Palermo, Inter claim 1st leg leadsupdated: Wed Mar 22 2006 18:19:00

Palermo came from a goal down to beat Roma 2-1 while Inter Milan beat Udinese 1-0 in their Italian Cup semifinal, first-leg matches.

Messina hold leaders Juve to drawupdated: Sat Feb 18 2006 14:44:00

Serie A leaders Juventus have been held to a 2-2 by Messina, allowing second-placed AC Milan to claw back some ground with a 1-0 victory over Cagliari.

Roma pay penalty for fans' actionupdated: Tue Jan 31 2006 13:04:00

AS Roma was ordered to play its next home match at a neutral venue without spectators after fans displayed Nazi and fascist symbols during last Sunday's match against Livorno.

Roma romp through to face Juventusupdated: Wed Jan 11 2006 13:19:00

AS Roma set up an Italian Cup quarterfinal against Juventus when they beat third division Napoli 2-1 on Wednesday to complete a 5-1 aggregate win.

Milan keep up Juventus pursuit updated: Sun Jan 08 2006 12:11:00

AC Milan moved back into second place in Serie A with a thrilling 4-3 win over Parma on Sunday night.

Adriano scare as Inter stay secondupdated: Wed Dec 21 2005 16:38:00

Inter's star striker Adriano was carried off unconscious after scoring the opening goal in their 4-1 home win over Empoli which keeps up their pursuit of leader Juventus in Serie A on Wednesday.

Trezeguet pair puts Juventus clearupdated: Sun Dec 11 2005 16:23:00

Champions Juventus moved 10 points clear at the top of Serie A after David Trezeguet struck twice in a 4-0 victory over Cagliari.

Cavasin named Treviso's new coachupdated: Fri Nov 11 2005 09:53:00

Serie A strugglers Treviso have appointed Alberto Cavasin as their new coach in succession to Ezio Rossi, who was sacked following a 0-0 draw with Cagliari at the weekend.

Forlan included in Uruguayan squadupdated: Mon Nov 07 2005 14:22:00

Uruguay have named striker Diego Forlan in their squad for the World Cup playoff against Australia, even though his Spanish club Villareal said he was unlikely to play.

Injured goalkeepers worry Uruguayupdated: Wed Nov 02 2005 11:47:00

Uruguay coach Jorge Fossati has included two injured goalkeepers in his 27-man squad for the two World Cup play-offs against Australia this month.

Milan rivals keep pace with Juveupdated: Sun Oct 16 2005 12:04:00

AC Milan moved into sole possession of second place in Serie A following a 2-0 win at Cagliari on Sunday.

Dominant Juve deal Inter body blowupdated: Sun Oct 02 2005 11:35:00

Serie A leaders Juventus beat title challengers Inter Milan 2-0 on Sunday to open up a five-point lead at the top of the table.

Arrigoni resigns as Cagliari coachupdated: Fri Sep 16 2005 12:45:00

Daniele Arrigoni has walked out on Cagliari, the second coach to depart the Serie A club after just two games of the season.

Cagliari sack coach after one gameupdated: Mon Aug 29 2005 11:58:00

Serie A club Cagliari have sacked coach Attilio Tesser after just one game in charge.

Veteran Pancaro joining Fiorentinaupdated: Wed Jul 13 2005 14:49:00

Fiorentina have signed defender Giuseppe Pancaro from Italian Serie A rivals AC Milan, the Florence-based club said on its website on Wednesday.

Zola brings down curtain on careerupdated: Wed Jun 29 2005 07:36:00

Italian forward Gianfranco Zola announced his retirement on Wednesday bringing to an end a 21-year glittering career that graced the English premier league and Serie A.

Vieri double puts Inter into finalupdated: Wed May 18 2005 15:58:00

Inter Milan reached the final of the Italian Cup after a double strike from Christian Vieri led them to a 3-1 victory over Cagliari.

Martins strike earns Inter a drawupdated: Thu May 12 2005 17:21:00

Inter Milan's Nigerian striker Obafemi Martins cancelled out an opener from Gianfranco Zola as Cagliari were held to a 1-1 draw in the first leg of their Italian Cup semi-final.

Bertotto gives Udinese advantageupdated: Wed May 11 2005 17:53:00

An 85th-minute strike from defender Valerio Bertotto gave Udinese a 1-1 draw at AS Roma in their Italian Cup semifinal first leg on Wednesday.

Italian sport pays respect to popeupdated: Sat Apr 02 2005 07:22:00

All weekend sport in Italy, including Serie A football matches, has been cancelled as a mark of respect for the late pope John Paul II, the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) announced.

Understrength Milan pay the priceupdated: Wed Mar 16 2005 14:45:00

AC Milan's hopes of winning three trophies this season were ended after they were unceremoniously dumped out of the Italian Cup 6-4 on aggregate by Udinese on Wednesday.

Adriano ends drought with winnerupdated: Sun Mar 06 2005 11:22:00

Adriano scored his first goal in almost three months to give Inter Milan a 2-1 Serie-A home win over Lecce.

Recoba points Inter to semifinalsupdated: Wed Feb 16 2005 14:01:00

Inter Milan eased into the semifinals of the Italian Cup on Wednesday, beating Atalanta 3-0 at the San Siro to complete a 4-0 win on aggregate.

Gilardino sparks Italian victoryupdated: Wed Feb 09 2005 17:11:00

Alberto Gilardino and Simone Barone scored after coming on as second-half substitutes to give Italy a 2-0 win over Russia on Sardinia.

Bologna enter top half of Serie Aupdated: Thu Feb 03 2005 16:56:00

Bologna racked up a third consecutive victory and moved into the top half of Italy's Serie A for the first time this season after a 3-1 win against Parma.

Diana goal stuns leaders Juventusupdated: Wed Feb 02 2005 17:12:00

Juventus saw their lead at the top of Serie A trimmed to five points after they lost 1-0 at home to Sampdoria and second-placed AC Milan thrashed Messina 4-1.

Suazo helps Cagliari take controlupdated: Thu Jan 27 2005 16:24:00

Honduras striker David Suazo set up one goal and scored another as Cagliari beat Sampdoria 2-0 in an Italian Cup first-leg quarterfinal on Thursday.

AC Milan keep pressure on Juventusupdated: Sun Jan 16 2005 12:00:00

Goals by star forwards Andriy Shevchenko and Kaka helped title holders AC Milan to a 3-1 win over third-placed Udinese at the San Siro in the Serie A on Sunday.

Inter settle for 13th Serie A drawupdated: Sat Jan 15 2005 17:05:00

Stalemate specialists Inter Milan's pursuit of Italian leaders Juventus stuttered on Saturday when they were held 0-0 by Reggina, their 13th draw in 19 starts.

Zola goal knocks out holders Lazioupdated: Thu Jan 13 2005 14:03:00

Gianfranco Zola scored in extra time to knock holders Lazio out of the Italian Cup and put Cagliari into the quarter-finals on the away goals rule.

Camoranesi goals keep Juve on topupdated: Sun Jan 09 2005 11:38:00

Mauro Camoranesi scored twice as Juventus won 4-2 at home to Livorno to extend their lead over AC Milan at the top of Serie A to five points.

Ibrahimovic keeps Juve well clear updated: Sun Dec 05 2004 12:07:00

Juventus kept their firm grip on the Serie A title as Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic grabbed a 75th minute winner against Lazio at the Delle Alpi stadium on Sunday.

Zola guides Cagliari up the tableupdated: Sat Oct 02 2004 14:55:00

Former Chelsea star Gianfranco Zola converted a penalty and fed Antonio Langella for a late winner as Cagliari beat Brescia 2-1 in Serie A and moved to within one point of leaders Juventus.

Butt completes switch to Newcastleupdated: Thu Jul 29 2004 08:46:00

Newcastle United have completed the signing of England midfielder Nicky Butt on a four-year deal from Manchester United.

Striker Kallon signs Monaco dealupdated: Wed Jul 21 2004 14:32:00

Inter Milan's Sierra Leone striker Mohamed Kallon has signed a four-year contract with Champions League finalists Monaco.

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