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From Viareggio to Serie A top scorer, the boom of Éder

Most Italian football fanatics were awaiting for the likes of Gonzalo Higuaín, Mauro Icardi and Edin Džeko on the top of the list of Serie A scorers – still, after two match days, they have not fulfilled such expectations. With … Continue reading

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Mario Gómez, or the second Renaissance in Florence

At the end of the 1990s, Florence-based club Fiorentina were a prominent side in Italian Serie A. They qualified for the Champions League and were consistently listed among the favourites for the Scudetto. Renowned videogames company Nintendo was their sponsor, … Continue reading

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Cavani, Suárez and the Uruguay Paradox

Both of them were born in 1987. Both of them can score a goal with the right foot as well as with the left one. Both of them can flash the ball into the net with a header, from inside … Continue reading

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El Shaarawy, Cavani and the “Viareggio-born” Serie A strikers

When AC Milan man-of-the-moment Stephan El Shaarawy became the Serie A top scorer by pushing the ball into the Chievo Verona net, when Napoli crackerjack Édinson Cavani gave his terrific performance in the Europa League match against Dnipro, all Italian … Continue reading

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