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David Mosse

David Mosse

Italian football correspondent

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Old-Timers’ Day

Francesco Totti has suffered through some difficult times at Roma, but this season has to rank among the most frustrating given the potential his side flashed in the first half of the campaign... Read more

The Italian Job

Juventus was a double winner on Saturday after picking up a 2-0 home victory over Fiorentina then watching its two nearest competitors, Napoli and Lazio, play to a 1-1 draw at the Olimpico... Read more

The Biggest Loser

AC Milan may have benefited from a highly dubious decision on Sunday against Udinese, but the confidence Mario Balotelli displayed in slotting home a stoppage time penalty to give the Rossoneri a 2-1 victory was that of a player with a new lease on... Read more

Springing Leaks

Juventus supporters could be forgiven for wishing 2012 had lasted forever, particularly given the sputtering start the club has made to the New Year... Read more

Wounded Duck

With the Brazilian economy booming and clubs able to offer higher salaries, returning to the spiritual home of football has become an increasingly attractive option for players plying their trade overseas, so Alexandre Pato’s move back to... Read more

Klose Encounter

As Juventus shows signs once again of pulling away from the pack, the carousel of teams directly behind them took another turn this weekend with Lazio knocking off Inter-Milan at the Olimpico courtesy of a late goal from Miroslav Klose who continues... Read more

Happy Returns

If Juventus is able to earn at least a point on Wednesday night in Donetsk, securing a place in the next round of the Champions League, the period without Antonio Conte must be deemed an unqualified success... Read more

The Survivor

Nine months ago, Milan and Juventus met in a highly-anticipated clash at the San Siro that served as perhaps the greatest advertisement yet for goal-line technology, and Sunday’s rematch provided further proof that no matter how things change,... Read more

Coming Home?

Former AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic understandably grabbed all the headlines this past week after scoring four times against England for Sweden, including one of the most incredible goals of all time... Read more

Andrea Stramaccioni - The Boy Genius

The last time Juventus tasted defeat in league play, Antonio Conte was still in charge of lowly Siena, and the idea of Andrea Pirlo leaving AC Milan on a free transfer seemed unthinkable... Read more