Cagliari

  • AS Roma beat Cagliari 2-0, pull level with Juventus 2 hours 2 minutes ago

    Alessandro Florenzi set up one goal then scored another as Roma pulled level with Juventus atop Serie A with a 2-0 win over Cagliari on Sunday. Florenzi provided the cross for Mattia Destro's opener 10 minutes in at the Stadio Olimpico then took a pass from Gervinho and found the target...
  • Goalkeeper Michael Agazzi signs for AC Milan after leaving Cagliari May 22, 2014

    AC Milan have signed former Cagliari goalkeeper Michael Agazzi on a free transfer, the Italian club said on Thursday. "AC Milan wishes to communicate the signing of Michael Agazzi on a contract which runs to 30 June 2017," Milan said in a statement. Agazzi, 29, had long been tipped to join Milan...
  • Juventus break 100-points barrier with Cagliari win May 18, 2014

    Champions Juventus became the first team to break the 100-points barrier in Serie A when they beat Cagliari 3-0 in their final league game of the season on Sunday. Juventus, who won all 19 of their home matches, completed their campaign with 102 points after winning 33, drawing three and losing...
  • Inter Milan held to 1-1 draw by Cagliari in Serie A February 23, 2014

    Milan: Inter Milan could only draw 1-1 at home to relegation-threatened Cagliari in Serie A on Sunday and are at risk of losing out on a European spot to Hellas Verona, who held on to win 3-2 at struggling Livorno. Rolando secured a point for Inter after Mauricio Pinilla's penalty had...
  • AC Milan held by Torino, Cagliari upset Fiorentina in Italy February 2, 2014

    Fiorentina lose 1-0 at Cagliari in Serie A Milan: Fiorentina fell to a surprise 1-0 defeat at Cagliari as they lost ground in the race for a Champions League place, while AC Milan coach Clarence Seedorf's winning start in the Italian league ended on Saturday. Milan were held to 1-1...
  • Mario Balotelli fined for gesture at Cagliari fans January 28, 2014

    Maverick striker Mario Balotelli has been fined 10,000 euros for making a provocative gesture to rival Cagliari supporters after scoring against them in AC Milan's 2-1 win on Sunday. Serie A's disciplinary tribunal said Balotelli had "angered the crowd with a provocative and insulting gesture" after claiming the equaliser from a...
  • Mario Balotelli booked for provoking Cagliari fans January 27, 2014

    Mario Balotelli could be in hot water again after he was booked for provoking Cagliari supporters after scoring against the Sardinian side in AC Milan's 2-1 win on Sunday. Balotelli scored the equaliser from a 87th minute free kick at the end of the ground packed by Cagliari fans and the...
  • Coach Antonio Conte hails Juventus extraordinary achievement January 13, 2014

    Rome: Juventus head coach Antonio Conte termed his side's achievement extraordinary after they beat Cagliari 4-1 in Italian Serie A football to set a new club winning streak record of 11 matches. "It's an extraordinary achievement, which is amazing given the fact that in the history of Juventus it happened before....
  • 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...
  • Napoli held to 1-1 at Cagliari in Serie A January 5, 2014

    Milan: Napoli missed a chance to move provisionally level with second-placed Roma as they were held to 1-1 at Cagliari in Serie A on Saturday. Earlier, Udinese picked up a valuable 2-1 win at fellow struggler Livorno in the final round of Italian league fixtures before the winter break. Napoli remain...
  • Juventus stay top after wasteful Roma thwarted by Cagliari November 26, 2013

    Rome: Wasteful AS Roma continued to lose momentum in Serie A on Monday as they were held to a third successive draw, 0-0 at home by lowly Cagliari, to remain second in the table behind Juventus. Unbeaten Roma, who won their first 10 matches before drawing 1-1 against Torino and Sassuolo,...
  • Cagliari and Sampdoria draw 2-2 in wild finish September 22, 2013

    Rome: Cagliari and Sampdoria drew 2-2 in a wild finish and Chievo Verona beat Udinese 2-1 in the Serie A on Saturday. Playing in Trieste due to stadium troubles in Sardinia, Cagliari were put in front by Swedish midfielder Albin Ekdal in the 26th minute. That was the lone goal until...
  • Fiorentina held to 1-1 draw by Cagliari in Serie A September 16, 2013

    Milan: Fiorentina were held to a 1-1 draw at home Sunday after a late Cagliari equalizer ended their perfect start to the Serie A season. Vincenzo Montella's team dominated but failed to make the most of its opportunities. It eventually took the lead in the 71st minute when Giuseppe Rossi...
  • Cagliari chosen as venue for Italy-Russia final July 10, 2013

    Paris: This year's Fed Cup final between Italy and Russia will be played on clay in Cagliari, Sardinia. The International Tennis Federation announced the venue Wednesday for the women's team event. The event will be played on Nov. 2-3 at the Tennis Club Cagliari, which has a seating capacity of 5,000. Italy...
  • Napoli tighten grip on 2nd spot after Cagliari win April 21, 2013

    Rome: Napoli tightened their hold on second place and a direct Champions League berth with a last-minute 3-2 win over visiting Cagliari on Sunday. Lorenzo Insigne, a 21-year-old forward born in Naples, scored the winner with a long, angled shot four minutes into added time at the San Paolo stadium. Victor...
  • Balotelli scores in AC Milan's draw against Cagliari February 10, 2013

    Milan: Mario Balotelli earned and converted a late penalty as AC Milan drew 1-1 at 10-man Cagliari in Serie A on Sunday. The Italy striker stepped up to score his third goal in two games for Milan, following his move from Manchester City. Two of his goals have come from...
  • AS Roma sack manager Zeman after loss to Cagliari February 2, 2013

    Rome: Italian Serie A club AS Roma sacked manager Zdenek Zeman on Saturday after a 4-2 loss at home to Cagliari on Friday night. "AS Roma announces that it has relieved Mr Zdenek Zeman of his position as coach of the first team," a club statement said. The team has been...
  • 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...
  • Serie A: Lazio come from behind to beat Cagliari 2-1 January 6, 2013

    Rome: Second-place Lazio rallied to beat visiting Cagliari 2-1 in a controversial finish on Saturday as the Serie A resumed after their holiday break. Marco Sau gave Cagliari the lead in the 62nd minute at Stadio Olimpico before French defender Abdoulay Konko equalised in the 79th for Lazio. In the 83rd,...
  • Late goals give Juventus 3-1 win over 10-man Cagliari December 22, 2012

    Milan: Defending champions Juventus scored two stoppage-time goals to snatch a controversial 3-1 win over 10-man Cagliari in Serie A on Friday. Mirko Vucinic sealed the result following two goals from former Cagliari striker Alessandro Matri - the decisive second after an apparent handball by teammate Arturo Vidal. "Tonight's refereeing was really...
  • Serie A: Napoli held by Torino, Lazio thrashed November 5, 2012

    Rome: A defensive blunder by Napoli allowed a stoppage-time equaliser in a 1-1 draw with Torino on Sunday, hurting the southern club's title chances. Lazio also dropped back after getting beat 4-0 by Catania, while Fiorentina were the day's big winner after beating Cagliari 4-1 to jump ahead of Lazio...
  • AC Milan's turn to face San Siro jinx September 25, 2012

    Milan: The San Siro has become a burden for AC Milan and Inter Milan with neither side managing a win at the stadium in eight attempts between them this season, piling pressure on both their managers. On Wednesday, it will be troubled Milan's turn to try to break the jinx when...
  • Milan's Pato, Ronaldinho clinch seven-goal thriller November 23, 2009

    New Delhi: AC Milan's upturn in fortunes continued at San Siro with a thrilling 4-3 win over Cagliari in the 13th matchday of Serie A. Clarence Seedorf, Marco Borriello, Alexandre Pato and Ronaldinho scored the goals for the home side in a see-saw encounter that will live long in the memory....
  • Italian champions Inter stunned by Cagliari May 25, 2009

    New Delhi: The champions of Italy suffered their fourth defeat of the campaign, as Cagliari continued their impressive run this season. First Half The home side got the play underway at the Sant’Elia stadium, and despite having little to play for in this match, they pressed forward with real purpose in...
  • Juventus suffer shock home defeat to Cagliari February 1, 2009

    New Delhi: Juventus were beaten 3-2 at home by a hugely impressive Cagliari, who recorded their third victory in a week and further jeopardised the Bianconeri's Scudetto challenge. Juventus hosted an in-form Cagliari side at the Stadio Olimpico of Turin knowing that only victory would allow them to keep up...
  • Last gasp Vucinic gives Roma win over Cagliari December 16, 2008

    New Delhi: An amazing match at the Stadio Olimpico was decided by a late goal by Mirko Vucinic. Pre-Match News Coach Luciano Spalletti had to deal with several injuries, so he deployed Cicinho in midfield as Alberto Aquilani, Matteo Brighi, and Rodrigo Taddei were all missing. Meanwhile, Artur got a chance in...