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May 28, 2011
Posted by Sumeet Paul on 05/28/2011

Following another disappointing and largely inconsistent campaign, the Old Lady will be a notable absentee from both the Champions and Europa League draws later this summer. A seventh-place finish not only ends thoughts of Europe, but also draws Gigi Del Neri’s tenure at the club to a close. A year on from their first attempt at an ambitious rebuilding of the club, what now for the Bianconeri?

May 10, 2011
Posted by Sumeet Paul on 05/10/2011

Around this time of year in seasons gone-by, the Bianconeri have subjected us to nail-biting, edge of your seat moments in a race for the Scudetto finish line. However, despite this not being the case now for a few campaigns, while Milan were busy wrapping up their 18th title in Rome, Juve practically pulled out a shotgun, aimed a direct shot into their right (or left, doesn’t really matter) foot, and ruled themselves out of the race for a spot in next season’s Champions League. All moans and groans aside, does the Old Lady even deserve a seat amongst the best in Europe next year?

May 3, 2011
Posted by Sumeet Paul on 05/03/2011

In what has been a season of inconsistency, negativity and unwanted speculation putting coach Gigi Del Neri under constant pressure, the Bianconeri are now just four points adrift of a place in next season’s Champions League. With the fixture list destined to provide dramatic scenes across the peninsula, can Juve achieve what was once viewed as impossible?

David Young After watching his first Serie A game as a youngster, Sumeet Paul has been an avid fan of Italian football ever since. Offering in-depth and opinionated views, coupled with a humourous element, he has a strong desire to become involved in sports writing. Pairing up his life's two greatest loves; football and talking, he would appreciate any feedback and general football conversation, you can email him at or you can follow him on twitter @italiafooty

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