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Stefano Pioli replaces Frank de Boer as Inter Milan coach

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Inter Milan have named former Lazio boss Stefano Pioli as their new coach. The 51-year-old has signed a contract until the end of June 2018 at the Italian giants, who sacked Frank de Boer on 1 November after 85 days in charge. Pioli’s first game will be the Serie A match against city rivals AC Milan at the San Siro ...

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Kwadwo Asamoah surgery successful

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Kwadwo Asamoah’s surgery was successful, so the Juventus midfielder will miss the next 45 days. The Ghanaian was injured in the win over Palermo on Saturday evening, and it was announced that he would require knee surgery. “Kwadwo Asamoah today underwent successful meniscectomy surgery on his right knee,” the Bianconeri confirmed on their official website. “The operation was conducted by ...

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Godfred Donsah out for two weeks with a thigh injury

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Bologna midfielder Godfred Donsah will miss the opening Serie A season after suffering a muscle strain in training on Saturday.  He underwent a medical examination and that revealed a first degree muscle strain to the left pectineus. The 20-year-old is scheduled to spend two weeks in the treatment room. He will miss Bologna’s Serie A opener for the new season against promoted ...

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“Returning from injury is no joke”- Kwadwo Asamoah

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Italian Serie A winner Kwadwo Asamoah has revealed battling recurrent injuries this season “is not a joke”. The Juventus midfielder returned to action after last November after more than a year out injured. Despite his worries, he made nine appearances to help the “Old Lady” clinch a fifth straight Scuddeto and his fourth. “Coming back from injury is not a ...

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Juventus win fifth straight Serie A title after Napoli lose to Roma

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Juventus won a fifth consecutive Serie A title after Napoli failed to beat Roma on Monday. Napoli had to claim all three points at the Stadio Olimpico to keep their slim hopes of catching Juve alive but were defeated 1-0 by third-placed Roma as Radja Nainggolan struck a late winner. Juventus have officially won 32 Scudettos, and two more league titles were ...

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Simone Zaza strikes late to give Juventus narrow win over Napoli

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If you believe the old adage, there are only two certainties in life; death and taxes. In Italian football, an annual Juventus title triumph seems to have been added to the list of human inevitabilities. The Bianconeri has claimed the Serie A crown for four years in a row — doing so by a mammoth 17-point margin last term. But ...

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Inter Milan wins Milan Derby

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Inter Milan moved top of Serie A as a goal from Fredy Guarin earned a narrow derby victory over AC Milan. Roberto Mancini’s side maintained their 100% start by continuing their impressive recent record against their city rivals at the San Siro. Colombian midfielder Guarin found the bottom corner from outside the area in the 58th minute. Substitute Mario Balotelli ...

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Cash Kings: Ghana’s top Serie A earners revealed

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A publication by Italian tabloid Gazetta dello Sport has revealed that Black Stars midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah is the highest earning Ghanaian currently plying his trade in Italy earning 133,333 euros a month which pegs his annual earnings at 1.6m euros. Italy is no strange place for Ghanaian players as the likes of Stephen Appiah,Sulley Muntari and Asamoah Gyan have all ...

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