Football is the most played game around the globe. It is played by over 200 countries with almost 250 million players. The International Federation Of Association Football governs the game internationally. Almost every country plays a football league. Some of these leagues are English Football League, National Football League (Ireland), Spanish Football League. One of such league played in Italy is Serie A- Football Italia League. This football Italia league is operating since 1929 i.e. for almost 90 years. Serie A- Italian Football League is one of the best football leagues in the world. Almost 20 teams play this league.
History Of Serie A
The structuring of Serie A began from the 1929-1930 season. The Championship title is called “Scudetto”. Juventus, Milan, and Internazionale are the world’s most famous clubs. These clubs are hosted by Serie A league. Most of the world cup champions have been produced by the Juventus team of Italy. Serie A has hosted 88 seasons till now. Team Internazionale has played all the 88 seasons.
Teams Playing Serie A
In the year 2019-20, 20 teams are playing Serie A. teams like Atalanta, bologna, Brescia, Fiorentina, Genoa, Hellas Verona are some of the few teams which play Italian premier league. Juventus team has been the champions for maximum number of times i.e. total of 35 times. Juventus is followed by Milan. Till now Milan has won 18 championships. The third team to win maximum championship is Internazionale. They have won 18 championships so far.
Top 5 Players Of Serie A league
Paolo Maldini tops the list with maximum number of game played. Since 1985-2009 he has played 647 games. Gianluigi Buffon has played 640 games in his career span of 23 years. On number 3 comes Francesco Totti who has played 619 games in 26 years. Javier Zanetti is fourth in the list with 615 games. And the fifth player is Gianluca Pagliuca who has played 592 games in his entire career.
Top 5 Goal Scorer Of Serie A league
Silvio Piola tops the list with maximum of 274 goals. The second player in the list is Francesco Totti. He has scored 250 goals in his entire career. The next in the list is Gunnar Nardahi. He scored 225 goals in his entire career of 20 years. The fourth player is Josè Altafini. His career has registered 216 goals. And the fifth on the list is Gluseppe Meazza with total of 216 goals.
Football Italia was a football television program of the United Kingdom. It showed Italian football for almost 10 years from 1992-2002 on channel 4. The show starred James Richardson, Mark Chapman and Laura Esposto. They broadcasted live Serie A games. The first live match of this show was witnessed by 3 million UK viewers.
Football has a maximum number of fans. It witnesses almost 3.5 billion fans. Supporters of this game go to all extreme lengths to support their teams.