MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan survived a dramatic end to its Serie A campaign on Sunday to secure a Champions League spot for next season, while Atalanta will make its debut in Europe's top club...
In Serie A, 4 teams fight for 2 Champions League places
MILAN (AP) — Trying to figure out which Italian teams will qualify for the Champions League could get a bit complicated this weekend.
Going into the final day of the Italian league season,...
Messi, Aguero and Di Maria in Argentina’s Copa America squad
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina included Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero and Angel Di Maria in its Copa America squad, while Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi was left out.
Serie A race for 2 Champions League spots goes to final day
The race for the final two Champions League spots from Serie A will go to the last day of the season.
Atalanta drew 1-1 at Italian champion Juventus on Sunday to move into third place in the...
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA says Inter Milan no longer faces extra financial scrutiny after it fully complied with rules that monitor income and spending.
Conte could be the right coach for troubled Inter
MILAN (AP) — After being heavily linked with Roma and Juventus, Antonio Conte seems destined for Inter Milan if the coach returns to Italian soccer.
Inter beats Chievo 2-0 to move closer to Champions League
MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan took a crucial step towards securing Champions League football by beating 10-man Chievo Verona 2-0 in Serie A on Monday.
Roma beats champion Juventus 2-0 in bid for top 4 spot
MILAN (AP) — Roma kept its bid to qualify for the Champions League very much alive with a 2-0 win over Italian champion Juventus in Serie A on Sunday.
Atalanta moves to 3rd in Serie A after beating Genoa 2-1
MILAN (AP) — Atalanta kept alive its dream of qualifying for the Champions League for the first time by beating relegation-threatened Genoa 2-1 in Serie A on Saturday.
MADRID (AP) — Uruguay defender Diego Godin is leaving Atletico Madrid after this season.
Godin announced Tuesday he will not renew his contract with the Spanish club after failing to reach a...
Atalanta nears Champions League with win over Lazio
ROME (AP) — Atalanta asserted its Champions League credentials and stretched its unbeaten run to 10 matches with a 3-1 comeback win at Lazio on Sunday in a preview of the Italian Cup...
Inter draws at Udinese and risks Serie A 3rd place
MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan missed the chance of consolidating third place in Serie A on Saturday and could even find itself struggling to hold onto a Champions League berth.
Atalanta, the Ajax of Italy, threatening Serie A’s hierarchy
ROME (AP) — First came a draw then came domination over Juventus.
Ronaldo nets 600th club goal as goalscoring race heats up
MILAN (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo's unrelenting hunger for goals is plain to see.
The Juventus forward netted his 600th club goal on Saturday and celebrated with typical joy. But his desire to...
European Cup-winning scorer Chalmers dies at 83
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Stevie Chalmers, who scored the winning goal for Celtic in the 1967 European Cup final, has died. He was 83.
The Scottish team described Chalmers as "the man who...
ROME (AP) — Three players born in 2001 and a handful yet to appear in Serie A have been called up for a training camp with Italy's national team.
How Juventus won its 8th straight Serie A title
MILAN (AP) — When the best team in Italy signed possibly the best player in the world, preventing it from winning yet another Serie A title was always going to be difficult.
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Juventus set to break more records with title 1 point away
MILAN (AP) — Juventus is set to break a slew of records in Serie A — again.
The team's 2-1 win over AC Milan this weekend, coupled with Napoli's draw against 10-man Genoa, has left Juventus...
Inter forward Icardi gets mixed reception on San Siro return
MILAN (AP) — Mauro Icardi had a mixed reception on Sunday in his first appearance on the field at San Siro since early February.
The former Inter Milan captain could not prevent his team...
Spalletti says Icardi will start for Inter at Genoa
MILAN (AP) — Mauro Icardi will make his first appearance for Inter Milan in nearly two months when the team visits Genoa on Wednesday.
Inter coach Luciano Spalletti says Icardi will be in...
Spalletti calls Icardi’s feud with Inter ‘humiliating’
ROME (AP) — Nearly two months after it started, the ongoing feud between Mauro Icardi and Inter Milan is making more noise than ever.
Inter coach Luciano Spalletti let his fury run loose...
After 6-week exile, Icardi left off Inter’s squad
MILAN (AP) — Mauro Icardi has been left off Inter Milan's squad facing Lazio on Sunday following a six-week exile from the club.
Icardi resumed training with Inter over the international...
Lautaro injury could pave way for Icardi return at Inter
MILAN (AP) — Former Inter Milan captain Mauro Icardi could make his first appearance in more than a month after the club confirmed forward Lautaro Martinez will miss Sunday's Serie A match against...
Icardi ends 6-week exile at Inter as he resumes training
MILAN (AP) — Mauro Icardi has resumed training with his Inter Milan teammates, ending a six-week exile.
Icardi has not been on the field in more than a month, since being stripped of the...
Icardi’s standoff with Inter appears set to end
MILAN (AP) — Mauro Icardi's standoff with Inter Milan appears set to end amid reports that he will return to training with the club on Thursday.
MILAN (AP) — Six Inter Milan fans received jail sentences Wednesday for the violent clashes with Napoli supporters that left one fan dead in December.
Inter handed suspended sentence for more racist chants
MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan has been handed a suspended sentence of having one of its stands closed for a match after its fans were again found guilty of racist chanting.
FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Nicolo Zaniolo had not played a match in Italy's top flight less than a year ago but could make his first appearance for Italy this week.
Jovic playing huge role in Eintracht Frankfurt’s success
BERLIN (AP) — Eintracht Frankfurt has reached the Europa League quarterfinals and is closing in on Champions League qualification.
Milan players fight among themselves during loss to Inter
MILAN (AP) — AC Milan's lack of unity on the field was plainly reflected off it when two players almost came to blows on the bench.
Franck Kessie was visibly upset after being replaced by...
Inter ends poor run with 3-2 win at Milan; Juve loses
MILAN (AP) — Crisis-hit Inter Milan enjoyed a morale-boosting 3-2 win over AC Milan in an entertaining Derby Della Madonnina on Sunday to move back above its city rival in the Serie A...
Aubameyang helps Arsenal reach Europa League quarters
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored two goals and set up another as Arsenal overturned a two-goal deficit to reach the Europa League quarterfinals with a 3-0 home win over Rennes on...
AC Milan’s rise mirrors Inter’s decline in Serie A
MILAN (AP) — AC Milan's rise over the past few months has been mirrored by Inter Milan's decline.
As the two sides approach the second derby of the season, they are in vastly different moods...
MILAN (AP) — AC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso has avoided a ban for Sunday's Serie A derby against Inter Milan.
Gattuso was sent to the stands in the first half of Saturday's win over Chievo...
Inter beats Spal 2-0 to stay close to Milan ahead of derby
MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan managed a confidence-boosting win ahead of next weekend's derby against AC Milan but its misfortunes continued Sunday.
Piatek scores again as Milan wins 2-1 at Chievo in Serie A
MILAN (AP) — AC Milan ensured it will go into next weekend's derby match ahead of Inter Milan after beating Chievo Verona 2-1 in Serie A on Saturday.
ROME (AP) — Roma appointed Claudio Ranieri as interim coach on Friday, a day after firing Eusebio Di Francesco following the Italian team's elimination from the Champions League.
Lazio beats Roma 3-0 to boost Champions League chances
Lazio reignited the race for a Champions League place by ending a miserable run with a 3-0 victory over derby rival Roma in Serie A on Saturday.
CAGLIARI, Sardinia (AP) — Still without striker Mauro Icardi amid a contract dispute, Inter Milan lost 2-1 at Cagliari in Serie A on Friday and loosened its hold on a Champions League...
Icardi watches as Inter beats Sampdoria 2-1 in Serie A
MILAN (AP) — Despite the absence of Mauro Icardi, Inter Milan managed to beat Sampdoria 2-1 in Serie A after a dramatic finale on Sunday.
All the goals came in a five-minute spell with Danilo D'Ambrosio and Radja Nainggolan scoring for Inter, either side of Manolo Gabbiadini's equalizer.
Inter remained third but again moved four points clear of fourth-placed AC Milan. The top four from Serie A qualify for the Champions League.
Inter drops Icardi as captain, Icardi pulls out of match
MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan pulled the captaincy from Mauro Icardi, and Mauro Icardi responded by pulling himself out of Inter Milan's next match.
The dispute highlights the tense contract talks that have been going on between the 25-year-old Argentine player and the Italian club.
Inter Milan struggling as mid-season slump returns
MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan's mid-season slump has become something of a tradition, and the tradition is back again this year.
Since 2013, Inter has only once managed to win more than one league match in January. And this year's poor run is putting Champions League qualification in doubt and piling pressure on coach Luciano Spalletti.
Fans jeer Inter after 1-0 home defeat to Bologna
MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan players left the field to deafening jeers from their own fans after the latest setback on Sunday.
Inter lost 1-0 at home to relegation-threatened Bologna in Serie A to pile more pressure on coach Luciano Spalletti, amid speculation the club is preparing to replace him with Antonio Conte.
Spalletti insisted "the players are still behind me" and said "votes of confidence are useful for people whose jobs are in the balance, nothing changes in my daily life.
Lazio beats Inter on penalties to reach Italian Cup semis
MILAN (AP) — Lazio beat Inter Milan on penalties in the Italian Cup quarterfinals on Thursday, a result that will do little to dispel reports that Antonio Conte is in talks to become the next Nerazzurri coach.
Lautaro Martinez and Radja Nainggolan had spot kicks saved as Lazio won 4-3 on penalties after the match ended 1-1 following Mauro Icardi's stoppage-time equalizer.
Lazio will next play AC Milan. Atalanta faces Fiorentina in the other two-legged semifinal.
Inter signs defender Cedric Soares on loan from Southampton
MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan signed Portugal right back Cedric Soares on loan from Southampton until the end of the season on Saturday.
Southampton said Soares joined the Italian team with a view to a permanent move in the offseason.
Soares, who won the European Championship with Portugal in 2016, joined Southampton from Sporting in 2015.
Fight against racism dominates Inter’s draw with Sassuolo
MILAN (AP) — An ugly chant was turned into a powerful symbol against racism as Inter Milan drew 0-0 with Sassuolo in front of an unusual San Siro crowd on Saturday.
It was the second of two matches Inter had to play behind closed doors as part of its punishment for racist chanting in the Dec. 26 league match against Napoli. The club, though, was allowed to let in more than 10,000 children from local schools in an initiative against discrimination.
Mourinho’s longtime No 2 takes 1st senior job in Qatar
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The longtime right-hand man of Jose Mourinho has taken up his first senior managerial job at a club in Qatar.
Rui Faria, who spent 17 years as Mourinho's assistant at Chelsea, Inter Milan, Real Madrid and Manchester United among other clubs, has signed a contract with Al Duhail.
The Qatari club announced the arrival of Faria on Friday, saying "one of the special names in the world of coaching" had turned down "great European offers."
Karamoh scores solo winner as Bordeaux wins 2-1 at Angers
PARIS (AP) — Yann Karamoh scored an injury-time winner after dribbling from the halfway line to give Bordeaux a 2-1 win at Angers in the French league on Tuesday.
The 20-year-old forward, who is on loan from Italian side Inter Milan, turned quickly toward goal after receiving a pass and sprinted down the left before cutting inside a defender and finishing confidently in the 92nd minute.
It was his third goal in 13 league games this season and helped move Bordeaux up to 11th place.
De Boer takes over Atlanta United with big shoes to fill
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Frank de Boer was sacked by Inter Milan after less than three months on the job.
He lasted just four Premier League games at Crystal Palace.
Now, after two short-lived coaching stints, de Boer has a chance to revive his career with the wildly popular champions of Major League Soccer.