3-5-2 for Arsenal? The Pros and Cons

As I’m sure you are aware it has been reported that Arsene Wenger may consider changing  Arsenals playing formation from 4-2-3-1 to 3-5-2. It is the formation that was being used when he first joined Arsenal and it is also the formation that saw Juventus win their 28th Scudetto and match our unbeaten streak of […]

The Standout Players In Serie A This Season

I have compiled a list of who I believe will be Serie A’s standout players over the course of the season. 5- Sebastien Giovinco, Juventus. After a fantastic season on loan at Parma in 2011-12, Sebastian Giovinco has returned to Juventus with the ‘Old Lady’ expecting big things from the Italian. With 15 goals and […]

Is There Any Loyalty Left In Football?

‘Player Power’ seems to be at its peak. We’re starting to hear more and more stories about players refusing to play, going against their contract, to try and force something, the majority to get a move out of the club. Which makes you ask the question, is there any loyalty left in the game? Or […]

Conte Faces 15-Month Ban As Scandal Strikes Italy

Conte Faces 15-Month Ban As Scandal Strikes Italy

Italian football is its own entity. It always has been and will be for the foreseeable future. Scandal has always been a substantial undercurrent within the Italian game. From the 1980 Totonero scandal to the more recent 2006 Calicipoli debacle. It’s a country in which slanderous affairs are rife. The latest scandal, involving none less than Juventus’ scudetto-winning manager Antonio […]