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Zaragoza 2 : 0 Real Sociedad - Postiga double downs Sociedad

Posted Monday, October 17, 2011 by PA

Helder Postiga scored twice to consign Real Sociedad to their third consecutive defeat and move 2-0 winners Real Zaragoza into the top half of the table for the first time this season. The Portuguese striker scored his first goal since joining from Sporting Lisbon with a stunning 11th-minute overhead kick from the edge of the area that flew past Claudio Bravo in the Sociedad goal. Both sides h...Full Story »

Novara Calcio 0 : 2 Bologna - Pioli in flying start

Posted Monday, October 17, 2011 by PA

Bologna beat hosts Novara 2-0 to celebrate their first win of the Serie A season and hand their new coach Stefano Pioli a perfect start. Substitute Gaston Ramirez put Bologna ahead on the stroke of half-time before Robert Acquafresca made it 2-0 in the 63rd minute as Novara conceded their first defeat at home. Pioli was appointed before the international break following the sacking of Pierpaol...Full Story »

Genoa 0 : 0 Lecce - Kaladze off in Genoa stalemate

Posted Sunday, October 16, 2011 by PA

Genoa had Kakha Kaladze sent off as two of Serie A's out of form teams played out a goalless draw at Stadio Luigi Ferraris. The home side - beaten in their previous two matches - had Kaladze dismissed 11 minutes from time but held on for a point against Eusebio Di Francesco's Lecce, who had lost their last three. Genoa started brightly and came close after five minutes when Juraj Kucka set up ...Full Story »

Chievo 0 : 0 Juventus - Flying Donkeys deny Juve

Posted Sunday, October 16, 2011 by PA

Chievo proved once again to be Juventus' bogey side as they held the Bianconeri to a goalless draw at the Stadio Bentegodi in their Serie A clash. Juve coach Antonio Conte had said on the eve of the game that this would be a real test of his side's title aspirations since they have always found it tough against the Flying Donkeys in the past, and they struggled once again in Verona. Alessandro...Full Story »

Cagliari 0 : 0 Siena - Brkic keeps Cagliari at bay

Posted Sunday, October 16, 2011 by PA

Cagliari and Siena shared the spoils in a goalless yet entertaining draw at the Sant' Elia stadium. The Sardinian outfit went into the contest looking for their fourth win of the season, but were kept at bay by good saves from Siena goalkeeper Zeljko Brkic. The result has lifted Cagliari to third in the standings, one point behind joint-Serie A leaders Juventus and Udinese, who were also held ...Full Story »

Atalanta 0 : 0 Udinese - Pinzi red can't halt Udinese

Posted Sunday, October 16, 2011 by PA

Udinese overcame the second-half dismissal of Giampiero Pinzi to extend their unbeaten run in Serie A to six matches with a goalless draw at Atalanta. On an afternoon which saw goals in short supply across all matches in the Italian top flight, both sides had chances at the Atleti Azzurri d'Italia stadium but could not find the final touch. Even Pinzi's red card after 63 minutes failed to help...Full Story »

Arsenal 2 : 1 Sunderland - Hot-shot Van Persie fires Gunners

Posted Sunday, October 16, 2011 by PA

Robin van Persie rescued Arsenal from another disappointing Barclays Premier League result with a fantastic winner against Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium. The Holland striker, who used his programme notes to declare his full commitment to Arsenal, put the hosts ahead after just 29 seconds but the sides went in level at half-time thanks to an excellent free-kick from former Gunner Sebastian ...Full Story »

West Bromwich(WBA) 2 : 0 Wolves - Odemwingie makes his point

Posted Sunday, October 16, 2011 by PA

Peter Odemwingie responded to being dropped by scoring the decisive second goal as West Brom gained their first top-flight win over Wolves for 29 years in a pulsating 2-0 victory at The Hawthorns. Odemwingie came off the bench after 72 minutes and four minutes later added to the opening goal from skipper Chris Brunt as Albion moved out of the bottom three, It condemned Wolves to a fifth succes...Full Story »

Cesena 0 : 0 Fiorentina - Woodwork twice denies Cesena

Posted Sunday, October 16, 2011 by PA

Cesena are still searching for their first win of the season after being held to a goalless draw by Fiorentina at the Stadio Dino Manuzzi. The home side hit the woodwork twice, but were forced to play the last 20 minutes without Adrian Mutu, who was sent off for showing a bit too much zeal against his former team-mates. Alessandro Gamberini missed Fiorentina's best chance in the first half, bu...Full Story »

Rayo Vallecano 0 : 1 Espanyol - Romaric cures away-day blues

Posted Sunday, October 16, 2011 by PA

Ndri Romaric scored his first goal for Espanyol and the only goal of the game as the visitors recorded their first away win in 12 matches with a 1-0 success at Las Vallecas. Espanyol had the better of the play throughout but were denied in the first-half by Rayo goalkeeper Dani Gimenez and had a couple of strong penalty claims waved away. Romaric did eventually put his side in front with a cal...Full Story »

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