Latest Italian Serie B News

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Lecce and Ceseana promoted to Italian Serie A

May, 30 2010

Lecce and Cesena were promoted to Serie A on the final day of fixtures in Italian football's second tier.

Brescia's Flachi tests positive for cocaine again

January, 13 2010

Brescia striker Francesco Flachi has tested positive for cocaine for the second time in his career, the Italian Olympic Committee confirmed.

Torino fans attack players outside restaurant

January, 7 2010

The Italian Professional Footballers' Association (AIC) has threatened to stage protests after a number of Serie B club Torino's players were attacked by angry fans outside a Turin restaurant late on Wednesday.

Italy prepares players for swine flu threat

Soccernet staff | September, 25 2009

Every player in Italy could soon be vaccinated against swine flu as the country braces itself for massive outbreaks leading up to Christmas.

Italian pair have drug-related bans overturned

Reuters | July, 27 2009

Italian soccer players Daniele Mannini and Davide Possanzini have had their one-year bans for arriving late to a doping test overturned, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Monday.

Serie B postponed after Italy earthquake

April, 8 2009

Serie B matches due to be played on Friday have been postponed until Tuesday as a mark of respect to the victims of the earthquake in Italy's Abruzzo region.

CAS temporarily lifts dope bans on Italian pair

March, 18 2009

Italian soccer players Daniele Mannini and Davide Possanzini have had their one-year bans temporarily lifted so their doping cases can be re-examined, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Wednesday.

West Ham tracking Brescia winger Nsereko

Soccernet staff | January, 21 2009

West Ham United manager Gianfranco Zola is interested in strengthening his squad by signing Savio Nsereko from Serie B club Brescia, according to the player's agent Dieter Heimen.

Serie B strike off after Serie A pay up

October, 8 2008

Struggling clubs in Italy's second division agreed to a 65-million euro ($89 million) handout from Serie A on Wednesday after fears they would call a strike if they did not receive the money they needed.

Ex-Red Fortune favours the Brescia

October, 7 2008

Former Manchester United midfielder Quinton Fortune is close to joining Serie B outfit Brescia.

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