Five Breakout Serie A Stars Non-Calcio Fans Should Know About

2019/20 has been a year full of surprises. From the three horse title race to the wide open chase for the coveted Europa League spots, fans have been blessed with plenty this season to savor. But, in between everything transpiring in the league table, it has truly been an exciting time for breakout stars to come to the forefront, enter the limelight and make a real name for themselves in a league already brimming with talent. Even more so than earning domestic recognition is how these rising stars are gaining notoriety across the continent.

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What to Watch for in Serie A: Round 21

The second half of the 2019/20 Serie A season promises to be full of thrills and surprises, so much that it can be difficult to keep track of what to watch for on a week to week basis. That is where we come in.

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Serie A Round 21 Fantacalcio Player Trends: Stock Up

The race for UEFA competition berths in Italy heats up as we prepare to head into matchday 21 of Serie A play this weekend.

Last week, Ciro Immobile’s hat-trick lead the attacking assault on Sampdoria as Lazio came away with their 11th straight win by the score of 5-1. Fiorentina entered the San Paolo and dealt Napoli a 2-0 defeat, sending Gennaro Gattuso’s side into further trouble and a 11th place spot.

Theo Hernandez and an Ante Rebic second half masterclass carried Milan to a late 3-2 win at home over Udinese, while the Rossoneri’s rival Inter dropped points away to Lecce in a 1-1 result. Cristiano Ronaldo’s brace held up at home in the 2-1 victory over Parma and Roma handled matters at the Marassi with a 3-1 win themselves.

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Serie A Round 4 Fantacalcio Player Trends: Stock Up

After putting a bow on the opening round of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League competitions, it is time to circle back to Serie A where the fourth weekend promises to deliver more drama.

Without question, AC Milan and Inter authoring another chapter of the Derby della Madonnina remains top priority in the build-up to Saturday’s San Siro clash, but as always, we are here to make sure you are prepared with everything you need to get the upperhand on your opponents in ‘fantacalcio’.

Here are five players to consider inserting into your Fantasy Serie A side this weekend for Round 4. Continue reading