Catania

  • Chievo survive as Catania, Bologna, Livorno relegated May 12, 2014

    Milan: Chievo made sure of their survival in the Italian Serie A with a crucial 1-0 win against Cagliari while Catania, Bologna and Livorno were condemned to relegation. Dario Dainelli scored in the 72nd minute to earn Chievo the win over Cagliari on Sunday and ensured Eugenio Corini's men of their...
  • Luca Toni double helps Verona thrash Catania 4-0 in Serie A April 28, 2014

    Verona remained level on points with Torino and Lazio in the race for sixth place and the final Europa League spot. "We have nothing to lose in the race for Europe," Toni said. "We'll be fired up, we know we can go down in history. We'll see what will happen in...
  • AC Milan beat Catania, earn fourth straight win April 14, 2014

    Milan: AC Milan earned their fourth win in a row when they beat Catania 1-0 at home here in Serie A football. Riccardo Montolivo, who netted in Milan's 3-1 victory at Catania earlier this season, scored the game's only goal in the 23rd minute Sunday, thanks to a superb long-range...
  • Juventus beat 10-man Catania 1-0 in Serie A March 24, 2014

    Milan: Juventus maintained their charge to a third successive Serie A title as they won 1-0 at 10-man Catania in a fiery match in Serie A on Sunday. Carlos Tevez scored the only goal of the game to take him level with Torino striker Ciro Immobile at the top of the...
  • Amauri backheel piles on the misery for Milan March 17, 2014

    AC Milan's crisis deepened when they lost 4-2 at home to Parma after playing for almost the entire match with 10 men on Sunday, a fourth consecutive defeat in all competitions for Clarence Seedorf's rudderless team. Milan, who had goalkeeper Christian Abbiati sent off in the fifth minute, came to life...
  • Alessandro Matri scores twice as Fiorentina beat Catania 3-0 January 19, 2014

    Milan: Alessandro Matri scored twice on his Fiorentina debut to help his new team win 3-0 at Catania in Serie A on Sunday. Matri had only scored once in six months for AC Milan but now has more goals for Fiorentina after a brilliant first half. Mati Fernandez opened the scoring...
  • Mario Balotelli fires AC Milan to 3-1 win at 10-man Catania December 1, 2013

    Milan: Mario Balotelli helped AC Milan beat 10-man Catania 3-1 on Sunday as Massimiliano Allegri's men enjoyed their first win in six Italian league matches. Milan dominated possession but it was Catania that took the lead in the 13th minute against the run of play as poor defending eventually saw Lucas...
  • Stephan El Shaarawy back in AC Milan squad after three months out November 30, 2013

    Rome: Striker Stephan El Shaarawy is back in AC Milan's squad for their trip to Catania in Serie A on Sunday after three months out through injury, the club said. The Italy international, who has played only twice this season, first suffered a thigh injury and then a microfracture to his...
  • Catania sack coach Rolando Maran October 21, 2013

    Rome: Catania football club announced that they have sacked coach Rolando Maran and replaced him with former Genoa boss Gigi De Canio. Catania's 2-1 loss against Cagliari on Saturday in the Italian Serie A turned out to be the final straw which prompted Catania to fire Maran. "Calcio Catania announce they have...
  • Winger Alejandro Gomez turns down Inter to sign for Metalist August 3, 2013

    Kharkiv, Ukraine: Former Catania winger Alejandro Gomez has turned down offers from Inter Milan and Fiorentina to sign for Ukrainian side Metalist Kharkiv. Gomez also says he rejected Atletico Madrid, adding "Metalist were the most persistent and won the fight for me, so here I am". The 25-year-old Argentine has signed a...
  • Juventus extend league lead to 9 points with Catania win March 11, 2013

    Rome: Juventus extended their lead atop Serie A to a commanding nine points Sunday with a stoppage-time 1-0 win over visiting Catania, while second-place Napoli lost 2-0 at Chievo Verona. Emanuele Giaccherini scored the winner for Juventus in the first minute of added time, finding the target from the...
  • Juventus beats Catania 1-0 amid controversy October 28, 2012

    Milan: Defending champion Juventus extended its unbeaten streak to 48 games with a controversial 1-0 win at 10-man Catania in Serie A on Sunday after the Sicilian side had a goal disallowed. Catania thought it had taken a first-half lead when Gonzalo Bergessio fired in but the strike was ruled...
  • Inter join Lazio in third after easy win over Catania October 22, 2012

    Rome: Inter Milan rejoined Lazio in third place in Serie A on Sunday with a 2-0 win over a Catania squad that threatened to draw until the final five minutes. Antonio Cassano opened the scoring in the 28th minute at the San Siro by easily heading in a pass from...
  • Lecce near relegation after Fiorentina loss May 6, 2012

    Milan: Lecce are on the verge of relegation after losing 1-0 at home to Fiorentina in Serie A as new coach Vincenzo Guerini won his first game in charge of the Tuscan side on Saturday. Alessio Cerci scored the only goal of the game 10 minutes before half-time. Lecce goalkeeper Massimiliano...
  • Roma held 1-1 by Catania in postponed game February 9, 2012

    Milan: Catania held Roma to a 1-1 draw in Serie A on Wednesday after the remaining 25 minutes of a game that was called off last month was played. Juventus are top of the Serie A standings, one point above AC Milan, with a game in hand. In Catania, Roma had...
  • Late De Rossi goal equalises for Roma September 28, 2009

    New Delhi: Takayuki Morimoto's first-half goal gave Catania the lead, but Daniele De Rossi goal in added time saw Roma scrape a vital point. The match began at a slow pace, with neither side able to impose their game. Still, Catania looked clearly brighter in the early stages, with Morimoto keen...
  • Inzaghi, Kaka on target as AC Milan beat Catania May 5, 2009

    New Delhi: Milan continued their fine recent form with a 2-0 win at Catania, Inzaghi and Kaka grabbing the goals. Milan's slim hopes of the Scudetto had received a hammer blow on Saturday night after Inter defeated Lazio, extending their lead at the top to 10 points. Nevertheless, the Rossoneri were...
  • Poulsen wins the day for Juventus at Catania February 9, 2009

    New Delhi: Substitute Christian Poulsen was the unlikely hero with an injury time winner, as 10-man Juventus ended their two-game losing streak in Serie A with a much-needed win at Catania. Juventus were in desperately poor form coming into this game, having lost twice on the trot in the league, and...
  • Juventus send Catania out of the Coppa Italia January 15, 2009

    New Delhi: Goals from Marco Marchionni, Sebastian Giovinco and Alessandro Del Piero mean Juventus are comfortably through to the Coppa Italia quarter finals as they thumped Catania in Turin. Pre-match and build up Juventus and Catania came into this fixture knowing a quarter-final clash with Napoli was up for grabs. Claudio Ranieri...
  • Catania spikes Roma's good run December 22, 2008

    New Delhi: Catania comprehensively ended Roma's good run of form, with a 3-2 win at the Stadio Massimino. The Giallorossi attempted a late comeback, but it was not enough. Pre-Match News Coach Walter Zenga gave Takayuki Moromito a chance to start, leaving Michelle Paolucci on the bench. Meanwhile, The big news for Luciano...