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 21 at Siena on Sunday in the final Serie A round of the season. Fiorentina crushed Pescara 51 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 10 to Roma in Serie A May 5, 2013

    Milan: Fiorentina's Champions League hopes diminished as a late goal meant it lost 10 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 40 win against Siena,...
  • Siena beat fellow struggler Pescara 32 April 14, 2013

    Milan: A late goal gave Siena a 32 win at fellow struggler Pescara in Serie A to spoil a secondhalf comeback from the home side on Saturday. Siena, which started the season with a sixpoint penalty for matchfixing, 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 fourthplaced 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....