Match Previews

Sampdoria vs. Juventus PREVIEW – Capping the Season with the Unbeaten Blucerchiati

Here we are, at the end of yet another calcio campaign. It’s remarkable how fast the year went, but as a middle-20 something, every year seems to progress faster than the last. It seems like yesterday that Juventus trained in Chatillon and we wondered what the season might bring. Would we retain the title? How …

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Juventus vs. Cagliari PREVIEW – The Lamest of all Ducks

“Lame Duck” refers to figure in American politics who towards the end of his or her tenure of holding an office. The term is commonly used for those in Executive positions who have lost reelection, decided not to seek another term, or, due to term limits simply cannot, yet remain in office for a statutorily …

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Atalanta vs. Juventus PREVIEW – The Hangover Part 3: Battling an Indifferent Atalanta

Just year ago, Atalanta showed up to party at the Juventus Stadium as the Bianconeri celebrated their 30th Scudetto. The Bergamo-based club had a great first season back in Serie A, under the direction of Stefano Colantuono. The Bianconeri had already sealed the title that day, but wanted to maintain their unbeaten streak. Colantuono admitted …

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Juventus vs. Palermo PREVIEW – Mimosas, Anyone?

Do you hear that? I’m not referring to the sounds of warm spring breezes, birds having just awoken from their winter hibernation, and the excessive sneezing from the pollen-saturated air. No, it’s May and that means only one thing for Juventini – the sound of CLAMOROSO – the summer market is ready to come back …

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Torino vs. Juventus PREVIEW – Almost there… Almost there…

You may have forgotten it between all the talk of Zlatan, Suarez, Sanchez et al. this week, but here’s a reminder: Juve still have games to play this season, involving actual players currently employed by the club. In light of the commanding lead the Old Lady has established in the league, the urgency is obviously …

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