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Balotelli set for Liverpool return

The maverick striker failed to make an impact while on loan at AC Milan this season, finding the back of the net just once in 20 Serie A appearances during an unsuccessful spell. 141 more words


Whistle blower admits Russia full of dopes

When it comes to doping, the Russians make Lance Armstrong look like a weekend pill popper.

As the World Anti-Doping Agency decides whether Russia can compete at Rio, the bloke who ran Russia’s anti-doping lab has spilled the beans on a systemic doping program that operated during the Sochi Olympics. 760 more words

Friday Funnies

Saturday Morning Market, I Bersagliere and your Italian Hunk of the Month and Silvio in Beautiful Tuscany

Benvenuti to all my lovely Loyal and New Followers

Well, it is Saturday morning and my man and I are off early for coffee.  We drive over newly laid strada bianca, white road, which is actually a mixture of various stones, gravel and mud and a local pheasant (no pheasant, not peasant) dashes clumsily across in front of us.  695 more words


Chinese investors want to buy the legendary AC Milan soccer club from Silvio Berlusconi

A group of Chinese investors is in exclusive talks with former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi to buy AC Milan, a member of Italy’s Serie A league and historically one of the world’s most successful soccer clubs. 286 more words

Fininvest anuncia venda de ações do Milan a grupo chinês

A novela sobre o futuro da propriedade do Milan está muito próxima de chegar ao fim. Em comunicado oficial, divulgado pela Gazzetta dello Sport, a Fininvest, empresa de soluções financeiras de Silvio Berlusconi que detém a propriedade do clube, anunciou o acordo com o grupo Evergrande, da China, para adquirir parte das ações da equipe rossonera. 212 more words


Don Macpherson: Pierre Karl Péladeau isn’t Quebec’s Donald Trump. It’s the other way around

We Canadians listen with smug amusement to Americans talk about moving here to flee a Trump presidency, as though something like the Trump phenomenon in American politics can’t happen here. 662 more words


AC Milan To Be Bought By Alibaba Owner, Jack Ma.

It’s been reported that a Chinese group of wealthy business moguls led by Alibaba owner, Jack Ma are bidding €700million to purchase the Italian club. 146 more words