Genoa

  • Juventus sign Stefano Sturaro from Genoa on five-year deal July 1, 2014

    Serie A champion Juventus have signed midfielder Stefano Sturaro from Genoa on a five-year contract. The 21-year-old Sturaro will be loaned back to Genoa for next season before joining Juventus in 2015. Juventus says on Tuesday the initial transfer fee of 5.5 million euros ($7.5 million), which is payable over three years,...
  • Juventus beat Cagliari 4-1 to keep eight-point lead in Serie A January 12, 2014

    Milan: Juventus came from behind to win 4-1 at Cagliari and maintain their eight-point advantage over second-place Roma, who beat 10-man Genoa 4-0 in Serie A on Sunday with a stunning goal by Alessandro Florenzi. Napoli beat high-flying Hellas Verona 3-0 to keep up the pressure on the top two. Stephan Lichtsteiner...
  • AC Milan held to a to 1-1 draw by 10-man Genoa November 24, 2013

    Rome: Mario Balotelli failed to convert a penalty kick and AC Milan were held to 1-1 by 10-man Genoa at the San Siro on Saturday to extend the Rossoneri's winless streak in Serie A to five matches. Kaka put the hosts ahead four minutes in with an expert control and shot...
  • Napoli beat Genoa 2-0 to move top of Serie A September 29, 2013

    Milan: Napoli eased to a 2-0 win at Genoa to move provisionally top of the Serie A standings on Saturday, thanks to a double from Goran Pandev. The Macedonia striker nabbed his first in the 14th, latching onto a poor pass from Juraj Kucka, racing forward and firing into the...
  • Lazio, Genoa, Lecce face match-fixing trial July 10, 2013

    Rome: Lazio, Genoa, Lecce and eight players, including Lazio captain Stefan Mauri, will face charges related to match-fixing, the Italian football federation said Wednesday. The federation said the charges include rigging games and failing to report match-fixing for two Serie A games - Lazio vs. Genoa and Lecce vs. Lazio in...
  • Two Serie A players banned for match-fixing offences July 6, 2013

    Rome: Two Serie A players were banned for three months and 10 days and fined 10,000 euros each on Friday after entering plea bargains in a long-running match-fixing scandal. Torino striker Paulo Vitor de Souza Barreto and Genoa defender Giovanni Marchese were handed the bans by the Italian Football Federation for...
  • Parma and relegation-threatened Genoa split points February 10, 2013

    Milan: Parma drew 0-0 at home to relegation-threatened Genoa, with the visitors rattling the woodwork twice in the lunchtime fixture in Serie A on Sunday. Genoa, who have undergone a revival under Davide Ballardini, had the better of the chances, with Andrea Bertolacci particularly dangerous. Bertolacci forced two good saves out of...
  • Leaders Juventus held by struggling Genoa; Lazio lose January 27, 2013

    Milan: Defending champion Juventus again slipped up in the Serie A title race as it was held to 1-1 by struggling Genoa on Saturday. Juventus have won just one of their four league matches in 2013. They are six points ahead of Lazio, who lost 1-0 to Chievo Verona, and Napoli,...
  • Serie A: Gigi Del Neri sacked by Genoa January 21, 2013

    Rome: Gigi Del Neri has been sacked as coach of Genoa after his side lost 0-2 to fellow strugglers Cagliari in the Italian football league Serie A at home. Since his appointment in October, Del Neri, 62, has led Genoa to a poor run, just two wins in his 13...
  • Inter slip up with home draw against Genoa December 22, 2012

    Inter Milan missed the chance to close the gap on Serie A leaders Juventus on Saturday when they could only manage a 1-1 home draw with Genoa. Esteban Cambiasso's equaliser for the hosts five minutes from time cancelled out Ciro Immobile's superb individual goal as second-placed Inter nudged up to 35...
  • Juventus sink Genoa with second-half blitz September 16, 2012

    Milan: Serie A champion Juventus came from behind to beat Genoa 3-1 on Sunday and extend its perfect record ahead of its return to the Champions League. Ciro Immobile gave Genoa the lead against the club which still owns half his contract, and the home side had several chances to double...
  • Juventus boss Conte investigated for match-fixing May 28, 2012

    Rome: Italian police investigating a soccer match-fixing scandal placed Juventus trainer Antonio Conte under investigation and arrested the captain of Lazio Stefano Mauri and former Genoa midfielder Omar Milanetto, authorities said on Monday. The Italian football federation said Mauri was one of 14 people arrested. Italian authorities swept through the Italy...
  • Juventus draw Genoa in controversial clash September 25, 2009

    Juventus' 100 per cent Serie A record came to an end after a thrilling and controversial 2-2 draw with Genoa at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris. David Trezeguet rescued Juve a point with four minutes remaining after Giandomenico Mesto and Hernan Crespo had overturned Vincenzo Iaquinta's opener, but the Bianconeri also controversially...
  • Roma's fourth place target closer after Genoa win February 9, 2009

    New Delhi: A fine team move in the first half resulted in a well-taken goal by Brazilian wingback Cicinho to put the Giallorossi in front at the Olimpico, with Mirko Vucinic and Julio Baptista adding further goals to make it 3-0 to Roma against Genoa. A battle of European proportions ensued...
  • Inter need extra time to beat 10-man Genoa January 15, 2009

    New Delhi: Inter are through to the quarter-finals of the Coppa Italia, seeing off 10-man Genoa 3-1 after extra time in an entertaining and controversial last 16 tie at San Siro Inter were looking to bounce back following their disappointing 1-1 Serie A draw at home to Cagliari at the weekend,...
  • Four star Juventus thrash Genoa to go top November 14, 2008

    New Delhi: Juventus have moved to the top of Serie A as goals from Zdenek Grygera, Amauri, Vincenzo Iaquinta and a Sokratis Papastathopoulos own goal led them to a somewhat flattering 4-1 thrashing of Genoa. Build-up and team news Juventus came into the game on a real roll, having won six on...