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Euro 2020: Christian Eriksen emergency follows FIFPRO's warning of too many games
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Euro 2020: Christian Eriksen emergency follows FIFPRO's warning of too many games

Though it is still unclear what caused Eriksen’s health scare, the relentless schedule resulting from the pandemic has been far from ideal.

Serie A: Massimiliano Allegri back in Juventus hot seat after Andrea Pirlo sacking
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Serie A: Massimiliano Allegri back in Juventus hot seat after Andrea Pirlo sacking

Allegri led Juve to four consecutive league and cup doubles with Italian Cup triumphs in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. They finished below champions Inter Milan, AC Milan and Atalanta this season.

Serie A: Gennaro Gattuso to take over coaching reins at Fiorentina after Napoli stint ends
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Serie A: Gennaro Gattuso to take over coaching reins at Fiorentina after Napoli stint ends

The announcement came two days after Gattuso coached his final game with Napoli and after Giuseppe Iachini’s contract was not renewed by Fiorentina.

Serie A: Alvaro Morata bags brace as Juventus qualify for Champions League with AC Milan; Napoli miss out
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Serie A: Alvaro Morata bags brace as Juventus qualify for Champions League with AC Milan; Napoli miss out

Napoli had to settle for a Europa League spot, finishing fifth, one point behind Juventus, after a 1-1 draw at home against Hellas Verona.

Serie A: Juan Cuadrado brace keeps Juventus in Champions League race with win over Inter Milan; Atalanta qualifies
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Serie A: Juan Cuadrado brace keeps Juventus in Champions League race with win over Inter Milan; Atalanta qualifies

Juan Cuadrado scored twice for Juventus, converting a clinching penalty kick in the 88th minute. Juventus rose to fourth ahead of their final game at Bologna next weekend.

Euro 2020: Sweden's Zlatan Ibrahimovic's participation in doubt with six-week knee treatment
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Euro 2020: Sweden's Zlatan Ibrahimovic's participation in doubt with six-week knee treatment

Ibrahimovic, 39, sprained his knee a week ago and a visit with medical experts on Saturday recommended "conservative treatment for six weeks".

Serie A: 'We can still win and grow, start a new cycle', says Romelu Lukaku after Inter Milan's Scudetto triumph
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Serie A: 'We can still win and grow, start a new cycle', says Romelu Lukaku after Inter Milan's Scudetto triumph

Lukaku is convinced that Conte will stay at the club in spite of the club's financial difficulties, which are to be met with budget cuts from imposed by Chinese owner Suning, and the redtop gossip linking the coach with a return to England at Tottenham Hotspur.

Serie A: Parma relegated after three seasons following 1-0 defeat to Torino
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Serie A: Parma relegated after three seasons following 1-0 defeat to Torino

Mergim Vojvoda tapped home the winner midway through the second half to leave Parma 12 points away from 17th-placed Cagliari with four games to play, but with an inferior head-to-head record that makes it impossible for them to escape the drop zone.

Serie A: Inter Milan on cusp of 'toppling a kingdom' with Italian title one step away
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Serie A: Inter Milan on cusp of 'toppling a kingdom' with Italian title one step away

Antonio Conte's Inter are 13 points ahead of city rivals AC Milan who reclaimed second place with a 2-0 win over 18th-placed Benevento, with four games to play.

Serie A: Zlatan Ibrahimovic a doubt for Sassuolo clash due to injury, says AC Milan coach Stefano Pioli
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Serie A: Zlatan Ibrahimovic a doubt for Sassuolo clash due to injury, says AC Milan coach Stefano Pioli

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and French left-back Theo Hernandez have both been hampered with muscular problems.

Serie A: Zlatan Ibrahimovic stirs up controversy after lockdown restaurant 'meeting'
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Serie A: Zlatan Ibrahimovic stirs up controversy after lockdown restaurant 'meeting'

An Italian news website published photos it says were taken at lunchtime on Sunday of Ibrahimovic with friends, all without masks and surrounded by wine glasses, in the restaurant which should have been closed to on-site diners.

Serie A: Zlatan Ibrahimovic 'very close' to renewing AC Milan contract, says Paolo Maldini
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Serie A: Zlatan Ibrahimovic 'very close' to renewing AC Milan contract, says Paolo Maldini

Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who turns 40 in October, has been credited with turning Milan into title contenders again since his return to the Serie A club in January last year.

Serie A: Italy's blasphemy law brings down another footballer, this time Juventus legend Gianluigi Buffon
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Serie A: Italy's blasphemy law brings down another footballer, this time Juventus legend Gianluigi Buffon

Blasphemy is hardly new in Italian football. But with COVID restrictions keeping fans out there's a better than ever chance of the pitchside microphones picking up every mutter and curse that escapes the players' lips, transporting them into the homes of thousands of viewers.

Paulo Dybala apologises for 'mistake' after breaking COVID-19 rules at house party
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Paulo Dybala apologises for 'mistake' after breaking COVID-19 rules at house party

Paulo Dybala, Weston McKennie and Arthur Melo were reported to have been fined by police who were called by neighbours to the lockdown get-together at US midfielder McKennie's Turin home.

Serie A: Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci contracts coronavirus on Italy duty
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Serie A: Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci contracts coronavirus on Italy duty

Turkey defender Merih Demiral also tested positive while with his national side and returned to Turin on a medical flight, the team said.

Serie A: Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon to miss Turin derby after being handed one-match ban for blasphemy
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Serie A: Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon to miss Turin derby after being handed one-match ban for blasphemy

Buffon had been fined 5,000 euros last month by the Italian Football Federation, but escaped a ban. However, the FIGC's Court of Appeal upheld the Federal Prosecutor's appeal and imposed a ban.

Serie A: Cesare Prandelli resigns as coach of Fiorentina after four months citing 'darkness' inside
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Serie A: Cesare Prandelli resigns as coach of Fiorentina after four months citing 'darkness' inside

“With great sadness the club has accepted Cesare Prandelli's decision, acknowledging that the reasons behind this go beyond football,” Fiorentina said in a statement.

Serie A postpone decision over Torino's Lazio no-show due to coronavirus outbreak
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Serie A postpone decision over Torino's Lazio no-show due to coronavirus outbreak

The league's sports judge Gerardo Mastrandrea said in a statement on Thursday that the unplayed game remained 'sub judice,' without assigning a 3-0 win by default to Lazio.

AC Milan star Zlatan Ibrahimovic to juggle week of football, music at San Remo festival
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AC Milan star Zlatan Ibrahimovic to juggle week of football, music at San Remo festival

A tailor-made score has been established to allow the footballer to ensure his commitments with the festival, broadcast live for five nights from Tuesday, 2 March, while playing with the Milan club.