Siena

  • AC Milan secure Champions League spot with dramatic win May 20, 2013

    Milan: AC Milan secured third spot and a place in the Champions League after coming from behind to win 2-1 at Siena on Sunday in the final Serie A round of the season. Fiorentina crushed Pescara 5-1 but remained in fourth spot and will play in the Europa League next...
  • 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...
  • Fiorentina lose 1-0 to Roma in Serie A May 5, 2013

    Milan: Fiorentina's Champions League hopes diminished as a late goal meant it lost 1-0 at home to Roma in the Serie A on Saturday, in a match where it hit the woodwork twice. Former Fiorentina striker Pablo Daniel Osvaldo, who scored a hat trick in last weekend's 4-0 win against Siena,...
  • Siena beat fellow struggler Pescara 3-2 April 14, 2013

    Milan: A late goal gave Siena a 3-2 win at fellow struggler Pescara in Serie A to spoil a second-half comeback from the home side on Saturday. Siena, which started the season with a six-point penalty for match-fixing, moved provisionally out of the relegation zone, three points clear of Palermo...
  • Juventus bounce back with 3-0 win over Siena February 25, 2013

    Milan: Serie A leader Juventus bounced back from a loss to Roma with a convincing 3-0 win over visiting Siena on Sunday. Switzerland midfielder Stephan Lichtsteiner gave Juve the lead in the 30th minute after Siena goalkeeper Gianluca Pegolo redirected a pass from Mirko Vucinic directly into Lichtsteiner's path. Sebastian...
  • Inter to meet Lazio in Serie A December 15, 2012

    Milan: After beating Napoli to move into second place in the Serie A last weekend, Inter Milan faces another direct rival in fourth-placed Lazio on Saturday. Inter has impressed against the top teams this season, also beating defending champion and leader Juventus. It's the teams down the table it has...
  • Conte denies any role in match-fixing scandal May 29, 2012

    Turin: Juventus boss Antonio Conte has reiterated that he was not aware of any match-fixing during his time in charge of Siena. It has been alleged that the former Italy international was aware of a plot to arrange the outcome of a crucial Serie B clash with Novara on April 30,...
  • Del Piero scores twice as Juventus beat Siena May 25, 2009

    New Delhi: Ciro Ferrara's first game in charge of Juventus ended in a 3-0 win at Siena, as Alessandro Del Piero scored twice, including a wonder-goal. Following Claudio Ranieri's sacking on Monday, interim coach Ciro Ferrara was hoping for an immediate victory to hold off Fiorentina, who had closed to within...
  • Inzaghi scores 300th career goal as Milan smash Siena March 16, 2009

    New Delhi: The legendary hitman scored twice to make it 300 career goals, while Alexandre Pato also hit a double in a stunning Tuscan rout, but the returning Kaka limped off injured again. With their Scudetto hopes all but over, Milan came into this game knowing that they needed to keep...
  • Dead-ball Del Piero sees off Siena January 13, 2009

    New Delhi: Juventus closed to within four points of Serie A leaders Inter as Alessandro Del Piero's majestic free kick saw them past Siena. Serie A resumed after the mid-season break, and Juventus were handed a late Christmas present as Inter were held at home by Cagliari on Saturday night, meaning...
  • Siena tempts Ronaldo with cash-for-goal offer November 1, 2008

    New Delhi: Former AC Milan forward Ronaldo has yet to pick the destination for his return to football, but Siena chief Giovanni Lombardi Stronati is still trying to lure him with a big money package: 100,000 Euros per goal. The Fenomeno has been out of action since snapping a tendon in...
  • Inter beat Siena, win Serie A June 19, 2007

    Milan: Inter Milan won their 15th Serie A title on Sunday after beating Siena 2-1. Marco Materazzi scored two goals to help Inter move 16 points clear of second-place AS Roma, which lost at Atalanta 2-0. Materazzi scored from close range in the 18th minute and converted a penalty in the 60th....