Preview: Fiorentina vs. Spezia

February 19, 2021

Having earned headlines and praise following their deserved win over the league leaders last week, Serie A surprise package Spezia now travel to meet Fiorentina on Friday evening. Defeating mighty Milan on home turf took the Ligurian side 12th in the table, some two points and four places above this week’s hosts, whose form has started to slide.Continuing to defy expectations of a swift return to Serie B following their…


Preview: Hellas Verona vs. Parma

February 15, 2021

Hellas Verona will look to recover from back-to-back defeats on Monday evening, as they welcome prime relegation candidates Parma to Stadio Bentegodi. The respective Gialloblu outfits meet as the visitors continue to endure a nightmarish period of 12 league games without a win – their worst-ever run in Serie A.Having struck the first turbulent patch of an otherwise solidly impressive season, Verona have continued their recent inconsistency in losing their…


Preview: Juventus vs. Inter Milan

February 9, 2021

Fierce rivals Juventus and Inter Milan resume hostilities in the Coppa Italia on Tuesday evening, with the hosts having one foot in the final after a 2-1 first-leg success last week. The winner of this Derby d’Italia decider will meet Atalanta or Napoli in May’s showpiece occasion, with Cristiano Ronaldo’s San Siro double putting Juve in the driving seat ahead of part two in Turin.Mirroring the ascendant form of Serie…


Preview: Juventus vs. Roma

February 6, 2021

Juventus pursue a sixth straight victory on Saturday evening, as they host fellow Scudetto challengers Roma amid a daunting run of fixtures. Their visitors have bounced back from suffering derby defeat and an embarrassing cup exit to post two consecutive Serie A successes in the past fortnight.Renowned for their abundance of high-profile attacking talent, adding a greater sense of continuity and resilience in defence has been vital in starting 2021…