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Genoa v. Juventus: “Battle Royal”

November 20, 2010

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By: roberto |  Juventus.Theoffside As news of Amauri’s left knee ligament damage broke, pardon the pun, its impact on the starting line-up ahead of Sunday’s lunchtime away match against Genoa was non-existent, much like the forward’s Serie A goals record this season. On the other end of the spectrum lies the wonderfully tanned Fabio Quagliarella who perhaps has […]

Don’t Believe The Hype? Living Proof At Juventus

November 20, 2010

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So who is proving to be Beppe Marotta’s best buy for Juventus so far? Many of you will be screaming “Milos Krasic” at the screen right now. The more astute watchers of the team just know it is Alberto Aquilani, while a few will be thinking that perhaps this is the going to be praise for the […]

An Interview with Pavel Nedved

November 20, 2010

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By: agiamba | Juventus.theoffside Translated from La Gazzetta dello Sport- Nedved, was May 31st, 2009 an end, or a beginning? A start. That day, the second part of my life began. I was happy, I enjoyed those moments, and the people around me were crying. It was a strange and magical afternoon. When and why did you decide […]

Juventus Tertiary Review: Player Ratings In Black & White

November 19, 2010

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One third of the season has already passed &, with the International break giving a pause for thought, perhaps an ideal opportunity to look at how the players are performing so far. Regular readers will know that following each game in Serie A there is a quick review on Il Tifosi, complete with player ratings. Using […]

Quagliarella: The Once and Present Great Scorer of Goals

November 18, 2010

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Three players in yellow shirts crowd around the one in blue, perhaps knowing what’s about to happen. The outsider has just received a pass from his teammate about 25 yards away from goal, towards the left hand side. He hasn’t look up yet but senses the swarm of his opponents. One touch for control, a short […]

Juventus: Forever Italy’s Black & White Reflection

November 18, 2010

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The history of Juventus & the Italian national team are so entwined as to be almost inseparable. The peaks of both often mirror one another, with Italy’s moments of triumph always arriving when the squad is based around its most famous club. Indeed six of the top ten most capped Internationals have been at Juventus […]

Neymar Interested in Juve: Are We Returning the Favor?

November 17, 2010

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By: agiamba | Juventus.theoffside Neymar ready for ‘European adventure’ with Juve? Santos starlet Neymar is ready to leave Brazil and test himself in Europe, revealing that of the “five big clubs” interested in him, Juventus would be his preferred destination. The Blues were reportedly willing to pay £25 million for his services, but Santos increased the teenage striker’s […]