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Pazzini’s hat-trick helps Milan beat Bologna


September 2nd, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 2 (IANS) Giampaolo Pazzini put on an inspiring performance on his AC Milan debut as he scored a hat-trick to beat Bologna 3-1 in the Italian Serie ... Read more...

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Brazilian goalkeeper Cesar signs with QPR


August 29th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 29 (IANS) Former Brazil international goalkeeper Julio Cesar has reportedly signed a four-year contract with English Premier League side Queens Park Rangers (QPR).The 32-year-old's move to ... Read more...

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Robinho to be rested for a month


August 29th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 29 (IANS) AC Milan announced that their Brazilian striker Robinho has suffered a leg injury and could be rested for up to a month.A statement by the ... Read more...

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Real Madrid, AC Milan chiefs meet to decide Kaka’s future


August 7th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 7 (IANS) The immediate future of Brazilian star Kaka will reportedly be decided at a meeting between Real Madrid president Florentino Perez and AC Milan ... Read more...

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Alcoholism nearly cost Cicinho his career


August 2nd, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 2 (IANS) Former Brazil defender Cicinho has admitted his alcohol addiction almost cost him his career in football.The 32-year-old, now playing with Brazilian Serie A ... Read more...

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Paris Saint-Germain signs Brazilian defender Silva


July 15th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, July 15 (IANS) French Ligue 1 football club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) announced the signing of Brazilian centre back Thiago Silva from Italian club AC Milan."Silva has been transferred ... Read more...

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Inter Milan target Lucas vows to focus on Olympics


July 11th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 11 (IANS) Inter Milan target Lucas Moura has vowed not to let transfer speculation distract him from his Olympic preparations with Brazil.The Italian Serie A outfit ... Read more...

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No favourites at London Olympics: Uruguayan football coach


July 10th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Montevideo (Uruguay), July 10 (IANS) Uruguayan football team coach Oscar Tabarez says there is a lot riding on its performance but there are no clear favourites to win the gold ... Read more...

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‘Capello is a tough coach’


July 8th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kazan (Russia), July 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Brazil's 1994 World Cup-winning defender Aldair has warned the Russian national team that Fabio Capello, a contender for the vacant manager's position, is ... Read more...

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Yatai to face Wolfsburg in friendly match


July 8th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Changchun (China), July 8 (IANS) Chinese Super League side Changchun Yatai will play against German Bundesliga team Wolfsburg July 28, the club announced.Wolfsburg will be the first big-named European ... Read more...

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Inter Milan in talks with Brazil duo


July 7th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 7 (IANS) Inter Milan has sent its sporting director Piero Ausilio to Brazil in a bid to sign highly rated midfielders Lucas and Paulinho.Ausilio held talks ... Read more...

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Roma secures Brazilian defender Castan


July 3rd, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 3 (IANS) Brazilian centre-back Leandro Castan has reportedly agreed to a four-year contract with Italian Serie A club Roma.Castan will join the Giallorossi later this week ... Read more...

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Boca defender to play in Libertadores


July 1st, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 1 (IANS) Fiorentina has reportedly granted permission to newly contracted defender Facundo Roncaglia to remain at Boca Juniors until after the Copa Libertadores final.Roncaglia's contract with ... Read more...

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Brazilian playmaker to undergo medical with Udinese


June 26th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 26 (IANS) Brazilian midfielder Maicosuel has been freed by his club Botafogo to travel to Italy for a medical with Italian Serie A club Udinese.Maicosuel boarded ... Read more...

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AC Milan confirm talks for sale of Brazil star Silva


June 13th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 13 (IANS) AC Milan has confirmed the club is in negotiations for the sale of star Brazilian defender Thiago Silva.The Rossoneri's vice-president Adriano Galliani met with Paris ... Read more...

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Maicon wants to return to Brazil


June 7th, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 7 (IANS) Inter Milan defender Maicon reportedly wants to return to Brazilian football club Cruzeiro.The 30-year-old Champions League winner is involved in a legal battle to ... Read more...

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Brazil’s Dede on AC Milan radar


June 5th, 2012 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 5 (IANS) Italian Serie A football giants AC Milan have showed interest in signing on Brazilian defender Dede.The club has identified the Vasco da Gama ... Read more...

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Juventus looking for Van Persie


May 9th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) The Italian Serie A champions Juventus, who won the football title after nine years, are looking to bolster their side with new signings this summer, ... Read more...

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Conte: We wasted a bonus


May 3rd, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 3 (IANS) Antonio Conte, head coach of Italian Serie A club Juventus, has admitted that his side "wasted a bonus" in their 1-1 draw against Lecce at ... Read more...

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Juve closing in on Serie A title


April 30th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 30 (IANS) Juventus thumped hosts Novara 4-0 to move a step closer to the Italian Serie A title while AC Milan beat Siena 4-1 to remain three ... Read more...

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Juventus ahead in Italian league title race


April 23rd, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 23 (IANS) Juventus took a three-point lead over AC Milan in the Italian Serie A title race after they beat 10-man Roma 4-0 at home.Arturo Vidal scored ... Read more...

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Napoli beat Novara to keep Champions League hopes alive


April 22nd, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 22 (IANS) Italian Serie A club, Napoli remained in contention for a place in next season's Champions League after they beat relegation-threatened Novara 2-0 at home.Edinson Cavani and ... Read more...

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Corinthians interested in signing Uruguayan striker Forlan


April 19th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 19 (IANS) Brazilian clubs Corinthians and Atletico-MG are reportedly interested in signing Inter Milan and Uruguay striker Diego Forlan.The Italian serie A outfit has responded by ... Read more...

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Bologna beat Cagliari to move clear of relegation


April 13th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 13 (IANS) Bologna beat Cagliari 1-0 for a crucial win at home to move away from the relegation zone in the Italian Serie A.Alessandro Diamanti scored the winner ... Read more...

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Juventus surpass Milan to top Serie A


April 8th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 8 (IANS) Juventus regained the top spot in the Italian Serie A after they beat Palermo 2-0 while AC Milan lost to Fiorentina 1-2 at home to ... Read more...

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Serie A defender arrested over match-fixing suspicion


April 3rd, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 3 (IANS) Defender Andrea Masiello of Italian Serie A football club Atalanta has been arrested for alleged involvement in a match-fixing scandal.In addition to Masiello, who was a ... Read more...

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AC Milan held by Catania in Italian Serie A


April 1st, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 1 (IANS) AC Milan were held to a 1-1 draw at Catania, giving Juventus renewed hope in the Italian Serie A title race.Zlatan Ibrahimovic assisted Robinho to ... Read more...

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Milan beat Roma to extend lead


March 25th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, March 25 (IANS) Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored a brace as AC Milan beat Roma 2-1 at home to extend their lead in the Italian Serie A to ... Read more...

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Robinho expected to return to Santos from AC Milan


March 23rd, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 23 (IANS) Brazilian footballer Robinho is rumoured to be returning to Santos FC. The AC Milan star striker is expected to return to Brazil at ... Read more...

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Inter held by Atalanta at home


March 19th, 2012 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 19 (IANS) Inter's hope of gaining a spot for next season's European leagues was dealt a blow as they were held to a scoreless draw at home by ... Read more...

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Milan beat hapless Parma 2-0 in Serie A


March 18th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 18 (IANS) Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Urby Emanuelson scored a goal each as league leaders AC Milan beat Parma 2-0 in the Italian Serie A.Ibrahimovic gave Milan the ... Read more...

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Juventus rout Fiorentina 5-0, close in on Milan


March 18th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 18 (IANS) Juventus moved to within four points of Italian Serie A leaders AC Milan with a comprehensive 5-0 win over 10-man Fiorentina.The visitors went ahead in ... Read more...

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Roma reclaim sixth spot from Inter in Italian Serie A


March 11th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 11 (IANS) Roma revived their hopes of snatching a spot for the next season's Champions League when they regained the sixth spot from Inter Milan with a 1-0 ... Read more...

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Inter beat Chievo to end winless streak


March 10th, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 10 (IANS) Inter Milan scored two late goals to beat Chievo in the Italian Serie A and ended their dismal run of seven straight losses and one draw.With ... Read more...

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AC Milan win, Juventus held


March 4th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 4 (IANS) AC Milan moved three points clear at the top of the Italian Serie A with a dominating 4-0 win at Palermo while Juventus were held ... Read more...

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