Category: Serie A

1 2 3 10 / 21 POSTS
Can Napoli Hold Off Juve? And Other Serie A Storylines – The Calcio Consultant

Can Napoli Hold Off Juve? And Other Serie A Storylines – The Calcio Consultant

Okay, I’m all rested and refreshed. I did rue Serie A taking a break shortly after the new year, and I have to say, last weekend was weird without the ...
My Christmas Wish for Every Serie A Team – The Calcio Consultant

My Christmas Wish for Every Serie A Team – The Calcio Consultant

 Something about this time of year brings out the good in all of us. For a short while, we set aside hostilities, we’re a bit nicer to each other, and ...
Things I’m Thankful For In Serie A – The Calcio Consultant

Things I’m Thankful For In Serie A – The Calcio Consultant

So if you are a faithful follower of my blog, you’ll know that I’ve had a few instalments here that suggest I’ve been down in the dumps lately.  Well, ...
Pietro Pellegri: The Young Stars of Italian Football

Pietro Pellegri: The Young Stars of Italian Football

Age: 16 Place of birth: Genoa, Italy Position: Striker Current club: Genoa Serie A experience: 7 games In March 2015, Genoa president Enrico Pr ...
Things That Scare Me About Italian Football – The Calcio Consultant

Things That Scare Me About Italian Football – The Calcio Consultant

Aside from the paper ghosts hung up in my house, pumpkins, costumes for my kids, decorative spider webs, and of course the excess of candy, you wouldn ...
The Serie A Situation: Full League Roundup – The Calcio Consultant

The Serie A Situation: Full League Roundup – The Calcio Consultant

The first nine or ten matches of the season are what’s known as the getting to know you phase. It’s at that point where we have a good understanding o ...
Montella’s Milan Mismanagement – The Calcio Consultant

Montella’s Milan Mismanagement – The Calcio Consultant

The reality of AC Milan is, while loads of money has been spent in strengthening the squad, the players were going to need time to get acclimated to o ...
A Paulo Dybala Debate & Other Takes – The Calcio Consultant

A Paulo Dybala Debate & Other Takes – The Calcio Consultant

For this instalment of The Calcio Consultant, I am likely going to draw the ire of the Juventus faithful by inconveniencing them with this hot take: ...
Rating Every Serie A Team’s Mercato – The Calcio Consultant

Rating Every Serie A Team’s Mercato – The Calcio Consultant

The silliness is over, and we can finally just focus on the football. No more who’s going where, just who’s in what team (writes Frank Crivello). But ...
Two-Week Takes from Serie A: The Calcio Consultant

Two-Week Takes from Serie A: The Calcio Consultant

Hopefully people will be as hesitant to be as critical of this instalment, just as Serie A officials were hesitant to use VAR (see Roma-Inter, Milan-C ...
1 2 3 10 / 21 POSTS