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Eleven Sports urges Serie A to cancel Jeddah match

Eleven Sports urges Serie A to cancel Jeddah match

Eleven Sports Network, a licensee of Serie A in a number of territories and a major investor in Italian football has sent out a letter to Serie A Chief Executive Officer demanding that the Italian Super Cup game between Juventus and AC Milan not be held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

beIN urges Italy to move Supercoppa match from Saudi

beIN urges Italy to move Supercoppa match from Saudi

The Middle East’s biggest football channel is demanding Serie A pull out of hosting next week’s ‘Supercoppa’ match in Saudi Arabia to take a stand against piracy.

Italy decries Saudi ban on women in stadiums

Italy decries Saudi ban on women in stadiums

Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini on Thursday condemned as "disgusting" restrictions imposed on women hoping to see the final of the Italian Supercoppa, which is being staged this month in Saudi Arabia.

Cristiano Ronaldo gets off the mark for Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo gets off the mark for Juventus

The 33-year-old tapped in on the line after a goalmouth scramble on 50 minutes, and added a second 15 minutes later to give the reigning seven-time champions a 2-0 lead.

Qatar to stage Italian SuperCup final

Qatar to stage Italian SuperCup final

The Italian SuperCup final between league champions Juventus and beaten Cup finalists AC Milan will be held in Qatar for the second time this December, Serie A officials announced on Friday.

‘Disrespectful’ Mancini hit with fine, ban

‘Disrespectful’ Mancini hit with fine, ban

Inter Milan coach Roberto Mancini has been handed a fine and a one-match ban by Serie A officials following a series of incidents at Sunday’s 3-0 derby defeat to AC Milan.

Dybala stuns Roma, De Rossi accused of racial abuse

Dybala stuns Roma, De Rossi accused of racial abuse

Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi was accused of racially abusing Juventus’s Croatian striker Mario Mandzukic in Sunday’s stormy 1-0 win for the Turin giants.