Palermo

  • Palermo hold Inter Milan to 11 draw in Serie A Yesterday

    Rome: Mateo Kovacic bailed Nemanja Vidic out of jail as Inter came from behind to draw 11 at Palermo on Sunday. A defensive error from Nemanja Vidic gifted Paulo Dybala a goal for Palermo just three minutes in and Mateo Kovacic equalised for Inter in the 42nd from the edge of...
  • Hull City break transfer record to sign Uruguay striker Abel Hernandez September 1, 2014

    Hull City completed the signing of Uruguay striker Abel Hernandez from Italian Serie A club Palermo for a club record fee of 9.5 million pounds ($15.8 million) on Monday. The Premier League club confirmed the deal for the 24yearold, who has signed a threeyear contract, in a statement on their website...
  • Palermo return to Serie A after oneyear absence May 3, 2014

    Rome: Palermo have earned a return to Serie A after a oneyear absence following a 10 win at Novara that secured the Serie B title. Argentine midfielder Franco Vazquez scored in the 41st minute for the Sicilian club. The top two finishers in Serie B earn direct promotion to the top division...
  • 'The Wolverine' collects Rs 15 crore in the opening weekend July 30, 2013

    Chennai: Hugh Jackmanstarrer 'The Wolverine', which released July 26, has grossed Rs.15 crore on the opening weekend in India. "'The Wolverine' has garnered an astounding Rs.15 crore gross (Rs. 10.5 crore nett) in its opening weekend in the country," read an official statement. "The opening weekend of the film also ranks as...
  • Fiorentina agree Josip Ilicic move with Palermo July 24, 2013

    Florence: Fiorentina have reached an agreement with Palermo to sign Slovenia international Josip Ilicic. The Tuscan club announced the news on Tuesday, although the deal is subject to a medical, which will take place within the next 24 hours. Ilicic has been linked with a move to Fiorentina since Palermo's relegation at...
  • Former Italy midfielder Gennaro Gattuso named Palermo manager June 20, 2013

    Palermo: Former Italy and AC Milan midfielder Gennaro Gattuso has been appointed Palermo manager with the task of steering the relegated team straight back to Serie A, the club said on Wednesday. The 35yearold, who won a host of honours including two Champions Leagues and the 2006 World Cup as a...
  • Palermo, Siena relegated to Serie B May 13, 2013

    Milan: Palermo were relegated from Serie A after losing 10 to Fiorentina from former player Luca Toni's goal on Sunday. The result left the Sicilian side five points behind 17thplace Genoa, which drew 00 at home to Inter Milan. With one round remaining, Torino also secured safety with a 11 draw...
  • Milan and Fiorentina clash in quest for Champions League birth May 7, 2013

    Milan: Although the title has already been secured by Juventus, there is still much to play for at both ends of the Serie A table, with AC Milan and Fiorentina fighting for the final Champions League spot. Milan is in pole position to finish third and earn a place in the...
  • Juventus' Pogba banned for 3 games for spitting at opponent May 6, 2013

    Milan: Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba has been handed a threematch ban for spitting at an opponent. Pogba was sent off in Sunday's 10 win over Palermo which secured Juventus' second successive Serie A title after he spat at Salvatore Aronica. The incident occurred seven minutes from full time. Pogba has...
  • Juventus set to clinch Serie A title against Palermo May 3, 2013

    Juventus are poised to clinch the Serie A title on Sunday in a match against struggling Palermo which brings together the two extremes of Italian soccer. With their own stadium, recent stability and restrained transfer policy, forwardlooking Juventus are the club who have best adapted to the harsh new financial...
  • Zanetti hopes to play 'one more game' after injury April 29, 2013

    Milan: Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti says he would like to play again despite a potentially careerending injury. Zanetti ruptured his left Achilles tendon in Sunday's 10 loss to Palermo and is likely to be out for six months. The defender turns 40 in August but says "after a career like mine,...
  • Lazio beat Inter Milan 10 in Serie A December 16, 2012

    Milan: Lazio continued their impressive run of late with a 10 win over title rival Inter Milan in Serie A on Saturday. Miroslav Klose scored the only goal eight minutes from time to extend Lazio's unbeaten streak to nine in all competitions. Inter hit the post twice in quick succession in...
  • Juventus beat Palermo 10 in a Serie A clash December 10, 2012

    Milan: Defending champion Juventus celebrated coach Antonio Conte's return with a win, beating Palermo 10 in Serie A on Sunday. Stephan Lichtsteiner scored five minutes into the second half for Juventus, which also hit the goalframe twice through Mirko Vucinic. Palermo had a firsthalf strike from Fabrizio Miccoli ruled out for...
  • Coach Conte returns as Juventus take on Palermo December 7, 2012

    Milan: Juventus coach Antonio Conte will be back on the bench following a fourmonth suspension as the defending champions visit Palermo on Sunday in Serie A. Conte was banned for failing to report matchfixing when he coached Siena two seasons ago. It comes as a timely boost for Juventus, with Napoli and...
  • Serie A: Inter Milan beat Palermo 10 December 2, 2012

    Rome: Inter Milan struggled to beat Palermo 10 with an own goal from Santiago Garcia in the 74th on Sunday to keep their third position in the Seria A standing. At the San Siro, Inter struggled without creative forward Antonio Cassano, who served the second match in a twogame ban...
  • Milan come back from 20 down to draw at Palermo October 31, 2012

    Milan: AC Milan fought back from two goals down to draw 22 at Palermo in Serie A on Tuesday after young striker Stephan El Shaarawy again came to the Rossoneri's rescue. El Shaarawy scored his seventh league goal of the season 10 minutes from time to prevent Milan from slipping...
  • Gilardino's Maradona act 'hands' Palermo a loss October 27, 2008

    New Delhi: Alberto Gilardino's recreation of Diego Maradona's 1986 Hand of God goal led Fiorentina on their way to a 3-1 win in Sicily over Palermo. Adrian Mutu bagged a brace, while Fabio Simplicio grabbed Palermo's sole reply in a highly entertaining clash. The Palermitani, who boasted a perfect home record, were...