Iain Cannell

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Mid-table expected again for Atalanta

Atalanta had a strong season in 2013-14, coming in 11th in Serie A. They will be looking for a repeat performance this season, with dreams of breaking into the top half of the table.

Sampdoria keen to push on from mid-table

After two seasons in mid-table, Sampdoria will be keener than ever to make their way into the top half of Serie A.

Chievo look to distance themselves from drop zone

After just avoiding relegation last season, Chievo have significantly strengthened over the summer, but it remains to be seen if their recruitment policy will be a success.

Cerci penalty miss puts Parma into Europe

Alessio Cerci missed a stoppage-time penalty, putting Parma into sixth place and the Europa League next season after Torino were all set to snatch victory when it had looked so unlikely.

Just one more win to take Torino to Europe

Torino just require one more victory in Serie A to realise their European dream that looked improbable even three months ago.

Victory for Juve crowns championship party

Simone Padoin, on a rare start, gave Juventus a comfortable victory over Atalanta at their Serie A victory party, after Roma's loss to Catania gifted them the title.

Champagne at the ready for Juventus

Juventus' game against Atalanta on Monday night will be a victory parade, with the Old Lady having already sealed the scudetto.

Cuadrado double edges Bologna towards Serie B

Juan Cuadrado's double gave Fiorentina all the points and increased pressure on Bologna, who still sit in the relegation zone with just three matches left to play.

Inter in control of European destiny

Inter beat Parma 2-0 in a battle of two European hopefuls, putting some much-needed daylight between themselves and the chasing pack of clubs all looking to play on the continent next season.

European battle to be played out at Ennio Tardini

Parma and Inter will carry out their battle for a place in Europe next season on the pitch at the Ennio Tardini on Saturday, with Parma just two points behind Inter's fifth place.

Parolo reignites Parma's European dream

A fine finish from Marco Parolo put Parma level with Inter in fifth, and set them up for a real tilt at European qualification.

Parma still chasing European dream

Parma will want to get their European charge back on track after losing their last three matches whilst Napoli have a place in the Champions League all but sewn up but will be high on confidence...

Roma victory deepens Sassuolo danger

Roma ran out 2-0 victors away to Sassuolo, with the home side deep in relegation trouble.

Sassuolo need a miracle against Roma

Sassuolo, in poor form and five points from safety, need a miracle against second-placed Roma to keep their slim hopes of survival alive.

Lazio and Milan share the points in Rome

Lazio and AC Milan played out a 1-1 draw in which Lazio were by far the better side but their finishing let them down.

Lazio meet a Milan side in dire straits

Out of the Champions League, Milan have also lost their last three in the league and languish in 11th, whilst Lazio have had a mini revival of late and have hauled themselves up into the top half...

Cuadrado stunner sets up Viola victory

A stunnder from Juan Cuadrado set up Fiorentina's first victory for a month as they overcame a spirited Chievo side in a match that was more even than the scoreline suggested.

Fiorentina look to end bad spell

After a recent rough patch in the league, a midweek draw away to Juventus in the Europa League should have lifted spirits in Florence whilst Chievo are still looking precariously downwards near the...

Tévez strike secures derby for Juve

Carlos Tévez struck on the half-hour mark to give Juventus a victory over city rivals Torino in the Derby della Mole, their sixth consecutive victory in this fixture.

Turin set for intriguing Derby della Mole

Juventus will be looking for their sixth consecutive victory in the Derby della Mole, though Torino have proven to be a much stronger side this season than in recent times.

Destro at the double in easy Roma win

Mattia Destro scored twice as Roma easily swept Sampdoria aside 3-0 at the Stadio Olimpico, to restore the gap to Juventus above them to nine points.

Roma hopeful of repeat victory over Sampdoria

After knocking Sampdoria out of the Coppa Italia at the start of January, Roma will look to repeat that performance and get three valuable points in the race to secure Champions League football...

Inter finally win in 2014

Internazionale recorded a victory in 2014 at the fifth time of asking, defeating struggling Sassuolo 1-0 at the San Siro.

Poor form precedes Inter and Sassuolo clash

Both Inter and Sassuolo have been in woeful form recently, with each hoping to take advantage of the other's poor run in order to provide momentum for the rest of the season.

Juventus easily triumph in Derby D'Italia

Juventus emphasised the massive gulf between them and Inter as they romped to an easy victory in the Derby D'Italia, going nine points clear at the top of Serie A in the process.

Transfer chaos prefaces heated Derby D'Italia

A bungled transfer deal between the two rival clubs will be the main talking point as bang in-form Juventus take on hopelessly out-of-form Inter at the Juventus stadium.

Aquilani hat-trick not enough for Viola

Alberto Aquilani's stunning hat-trick wasn't enough for Fiorentina to take all the points as Genoa dug in and got a 3-3 draw for their troubles.

Fiorentina try to adjust to life without Rossi

When top scorer Giuseppe Rossi ruled himself out for the rest of the season at the start of the month, it looked as if Fiorentina's season was doomed. They have continued to win however and...

Late penalty gives Milan all the points

A Mario Balotelli penalty ten minutes from time gave Clarence Seedorf a win on his debut as Milan manager but the Rossoneri were unconvincing in victory.

Tough test for Seedorf managerial debut

Clarence Seedorf will face a tough test on his debut in football management as his struggling AC Milan welcome high-flying Hellas to the San Siro.

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