Italian football giants Juventus are reportedly still keen on signing highly rated Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar ahead of this summer’s transfer window. According to the publication from Tuttomercatoweb, Juventus still want to sign French national team player Aouar having tried and failed to sign the 22-year-old Frenchman last summer. The Italian football giants were not able to raise the required funds for the transfer. Premier League outfit Arsenal also wanted to sign Houssem Aouar last summer but were handicapped financially just like what was obtainable with Italian football giants Juventus.Arsenal needed a playmaker last summer but were unable to sign Aouar.
The Gunners have since taken Norwegian international playmaker Martin Odegaard on loan in the winter transfer window in January until the end of this season. Odegaard has impressed since his loan move from Real Madrid and reports claim that the Gunners want to make his transfer a permanent one.
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Cristiano Ronaldo was able to extend his lead in the Golden Boot race as far as the Italian football top flight is concerned following his three goals during the Cagliari game at the weekend. Ronaldo scored all three goals as Juventus took a three-nil at the halftime interval. The Portuguese international skipper scored a perfect hattrick with his head, left foot and right foot. He was the difference maker as Juventus secured a 3-1 win over their hosts to maintain their chase for the league title in the Italian football top flight. Ronaldo and Juventus won an eighth successive league title last season but they are indanger of losing that league title due to the form of Inter Milan. Juventus ensured that they stayed within ten points of league leaders Inter Milan with the win over Cagliari in their latest game in the top flight of Italian football. It must be pointed out that the Old Lady have an outstanding game over Inter Milan and it is at home to Napoli. A win over Napoli in that outstanding match would take Juve above AC Milan into second place and within seven points of Inter Milan at the top of the Italian football top flight table. There are 11 league games to play for Inter Milan and majority of the teams in the division.
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Inter Milan are the new kings of Italian football top flight following the win over AC Milan in the Milan Derby. Inter Milan are now the overwhelming favourites to win the league title in the Italian football top flight this season after their Milan Derby triumph at the expense of AC Milan. Inter Milan beat AC Milan 3-0 away from home to exert their own pound of flesh on their fierce rivals. AC Milan were outplayed and outfought by Inter Milan at home courtesy the forward duo of Lautaro Martinez and Romelu Lukaku.
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Sassuolo winger Jeremie Boga has been ruled out of action until next week at least as a result of the injury that he sustained in the Italian Serie A over the weekend. The Ivorian player has been ruled out for the next one week due to the muscle injury sustained during the Spezia game.JeremieBoga has been a key player for Sassuolo since he continued his career in Italian football on the back of his transfer from Premier League giants Chelsea. JeremieBoga lasted for just 39 minutes during the league game against Spezia at the weekend.
The Ivorian international underwent tests to determine the severity of the injury sustained at the weekend. It was discovered that he has an issue in his left thigh and that it would take around one week for the problem to clear up.
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Inter Milan fans have been greeted with the news that star forward Lautaro Martinez is set to remove the release clause in his contract with the San Siro giants. The new development would be music to the ears of the Nerazzuri fans who are unsure of the future of Lautaro Martinez before now. Argentine international Lautaro Martinez has been linked with other big teams on the European football scene.
Lautaro Martinez, 23, has been a hit since he stormed Italian football three years ago. Lautaro Martinez signed for Italian football giants Inter Milan from Racing Club in his native Argentina.He has been able to forge a good partnership with Belgian international player Romelu Lukaku since the start of last season. Romelu Lukaku signed for Italian football top flight team Inter Milan in the summer of 2019 following his big money transfer from Premier League giants Inter Milan. Continue reading MARTINEZ TO REMOVE INTER RELEASE CLAUSE
Italian football top flight champions Juventus have been dealt a major blow ahead of the upcoming Italian Serie A clash with Inter Milan this weekend. Inter Milan and Juventus will face off in the Derby d’Italiaon Sunday in a game that could make or mar the two teams in the race to win the Italian football top flight league this season. Juventus have won the last eight editions and other big teams like Inter Milan are determined to put an end to that run.
Paolo Dybala went off injured early into the Italian Serie A clash with Sassuolo at the weekend after tweaking his knee and he was seen wearing a heavy brace on Monday morning as he was about to take the test. Continue reading DYBALA TO MISS INTER CLASH
Cagliari defender Diego Godin is a big doubt for the first game of 2021 in the Italian football top flight after he picked up a muscular problem in training. Cagliari will play hosts to Napoli in the first game of Italian football top flight in the New Year and Godin could be missing for the game due to injury after the experienced Uruguayan international worked separately from the group during their training session on Wednesday according to popular Italian football news portal Football Italia.
It was revealed that Diego Godin worked separately. Diego Godin was not the only Cagliari to work separately as preparation for the resumption of Italian football becomes more intense. The Cagliari duo of Paolo Farago and ZitoLuvumbo also worked separately from the group. Continue reading GODIN DOUBTFUL FOR NAPOLI CLASH
Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he has never seen fellow superstar Lionel Messi as a rival. He made this known in an interview with Movistar. The Portuguese hitman spoke to reporters shortly after Juventus thrashed Barcelona 3-0 away from home in their final match in Group G. Ronaldo was responsible for two goals as Juventus gave Italian football a big boost on Tuesday night ahead of the final group games involving other Italian football teams on Wednesday night.
Ronaldo won and scored a penalty to open the floodgate of goals for his team in their away game at the Nou Camp. American midfielder Weston McKennie added a second goal inside 20 minutes. The second goal came seven minutes after the opening goal from Ronaldo off an assist from Colombian international Juan Cuadrado. Cristiano Ronaldo wrapped up the dominant victory with his second penalty of the game at the start of the second half. The win ensured that Juventus finished ahead of Barcelona as group winners in Group G via a better head-to-head record.
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The Swedish veteran Zlatan Ibrahimovic has had a greater impact on Italian football than his Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo, according to a former Rossoneri coachAlberto Zaccheroni. Ibrahimovic has been instrumental in the development of Italian football with more impact than Cristiano Ronaldo, Zaccheroni, the former coach of AC Milan posits.
The 39-year-old has made a huge impact since joining Milan in January, scoring 11 goals in 20 games in the second half of the 2019-20 campaign.He has been equally in good form this season despite missing out on a month of football action after contracting Covid-19, which has seen him score eight goals in just seven games since the new season started. One of the best strikers of this generation, Zlatan has once spent two years with his new club side, helping them win the Serie A title in 2011.
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AC Milan director Frederic Massara said that Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be staying at the club until the end of the season. His future will be decided at the end of the current season. This is his second spell of him at the club and he has scored four goals in this season with 10 appearances for the club across all the competitions. Even though he has was injured in the calf last month, the club is expecting him to play in the return match of the club.
Ibrahimovic is nearing the last days of his football career and many have questioned whether he hasa future at Milan. The president has said that decisions will only be taken only after the current season has finished. Even though the player is nearing the last days of his career, Massara has praised the Swedish footballer for his potential and has called him extraordinary.
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