It is matchday seven in the Italian Serie A as league leaders Juventus travel to Tuscany to face a lacklustre Empoli side, while second placed Napoli will try and take the challenge to Juventus as they travel to Atalanta. Milan face one of their bogey sides in Serie A - Sassuolo at the Stadio San Siro.
Liverpool are reportedly interested in a deal for Sassuolo's in-form forward Gregoire Defrel and have sent their scouts to monitor the forward's progress in the Serie A.
Round 3 of Serie A is already upon us as the players regroup at their clubs' respective training grounds after a busy week of international football. TheHardTackle looks at a selection of Serie A games that are set to be among the most exciting this weekend.
Since returning to Sassuolo from Juventus last summer, Domenico Berardi has established himself as one of the brightest young prospects in Europe attracting the interest of various clubs across the continent. However, Inter Milan are eyeing a move for the 21-year-old this summer and are looking to beat the likes of Juventus and Tottenham to the forward.
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Juventus marched to a 1-0 victory over seventh placed Sassuolo to further cement their spot at the top of the Serie A.
Juventus take on an in-form Sassuolo at the Juventus Stadium on Friday, hoping to maintain their slender three-point advantage over title rivals Napoli.
Having registered impressive victories over Lazio and AC Milan in their previous two games, Eusebio Di Francesco's Sassuolo travel to Turin to take on Serie A leaders Juventus on Friday.
Serie A leaders Napoli host high-flying Sassuolo at the Stadio San Paolo on Saturday night as they look to consolidate their position at the top of the table. Maurizio Sarri’s men head into the fixture with four wins on the trot which saw them finish as winter champions with 41 points from 19 games. Meanwhile Sassuolo are themselves enjoying an impressive campaign and are currently in sixth position with a game in hand. Sassuolo are unbeaten in the last five games and they recorded a win against Napoli in the corresponding fixture this season. Maurizio Sarri v Eusebio Di Francesco Both managers recorded 3-1 wins against each other last season when Sarri was the manager of Empoli. This season Di Francesco has already won the first duel in the very first game of the season. Sarri is well aware of Sassuolo’s giant-killing potential Napoli will head into the game with a full strength squad. The team will look to build […]
Sassuolo striker Domenico Berardi hit a last-gasp penalty to stun Inter Milan 1-0 and leave the former Serie A leaders in the third spot of the table on Sunday. Roberto Mancini’s men welcomed Sassuolo looking to build on last week’s 1-0 win at Empoli, which kept the Inter top with a one-point lead over Fiorentina and Napoli. But Mancini had warned of the danger posed by Eusebio Di Francesco’s visitors, and the Italian who led the Milan outfit to three consecutive league titles in his previous spell in charge was spot on. Inter failed to build on a solid start when Mauro Icardi and Adem Ljajic missed clear chances inside the opening three minutes. The hosts were undone at the last-gasp when Brazilian defender Miranda hauled down Berardi in the final minute of added-on time. Berardi made no mistake from the penalty spot, firing over the body of Slovenian ‘keeper Samir Handanovic to secure a famous win for Sassuolo, who leapfrog […]