£100m – Kaka crazy to say yes, Milan crazy to say no

Milan would be mad to say no to £100m, but Kaka would be mad to say yes to the deal. According to reports, Milan don’t want to sell the 26-year-old striker and say the move would only go ahead if Kaka – who is said to be considering Manchester City’s offer – wanted to go. But, what if both parties are taking the wrong stance in this, with Kaka better off staying and Milan better off with the cash his sale would bring? Why Kaka should choose to stay With…

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Football Italiano January Preview

The Christmas holidays are behind us, the New Year well and truly begun and Serie A’s return from the winter break just around the corner. David Beckham is preparing for his two month stint in the peninsula, and what a way to start it with a trip to league rivals Roma. We restart our focus on Serie A with build up to what promises to be a fascinating tie in the capital. We will also continue through the month with build up on the most interesting ties that each round…

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Gattuso out for the season – where now for Ancelotti?

Milan have been dealt a huge blow in their quest for lo Scudetto with the news that Gennaro Gattuso has been ruled out for the remainder of the season with a cruciate knee ligament injury. Already suspended for Sunday’s crunch tie with Juventus, Coach Carlo Ancelotti will now be making plans for beyond that game as to how to work without Gattuso in the side. Offering strength, grit, tough tackling and most crucially, defensive cover, one thing the Rossoneri won’t be able to replace from within the current squad or…

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Football Italiano December Preview

What a month November turned out to be – both in Serie A and on Football Italiano. December – although interrupted by the winter break on the pitch – is guaranteed to be packed full of gifts on our home page as we continue to grow. The season may temporarily stop mid-December for the winter break, but footballitaliano.co.uk will continue to supply you with all things Calcio throughout the entire month. From big game build-ups on the Derby della Lanterna and Week 16’s massive Juventus-Milan tie to some tricky Week…

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Football Italiano November Preview

Welcome once again to the centre of all things Calcio and to footballitaliano’s first monthly preview! Remember, remember the month of November. I know that isn’t quite how it goes, but with Bonfire Night just round the corner, what better way to entice you to our site than with fireworks and explosions. Obviously we are talking metaphorically here, as all the action will be set alight through our typing finger tips, exploding on to your PC screens in the form of expert analysis and alternative commentary on the world of…

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