Torino vs Cagliari Match Report

Torino started this week 4 match at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino like a house on fire, and were awarded an early penalty when Cagliari goalkeeper Alessio Cragno brought down Sasa Lukic in the penalty area, and Granata captain and talisman Andrea Belotti duly converted the spot kick in the 4th minute with great confidenceContinue reading “Torino vs Cagliari Match Report”

Torino vs Cagliari Preview

Torino FC face a potential early season relegation six pointer, with the Granata, opening the match day in 18th position, facing Cagliari, who began the match day in 17th position. This match takes place at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino. Both clubs are searching for their first win of the season, a 1-1 draw withContinue reading “Torino vs Cagliari Preview”

Torino vs Atalanta Match Report

Marco Giampaolo’s first game coaching Torino FC at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino came with a starting debut for the Granata for Kosovan international Mërgim Vojvoda, as well as Nicola Murru, against Gian Piero Gasperini’s Atalanta. Torino played the 4-3-1-2 formation for the second consecutive week, with Bremer and Nicolas Nkoulou as the centre backs,Continue reading “Torino vs Atalanta Match Report”

Torino vs Atalanta Preview

After a disappointing 1-0 loss away to Fiorentina in Serie A Week 1, Torino FC play host to Atalanta BC in Week 2, at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino. This matchup looms as a difficult one for the Granata, with the team from Bergamo defeating Torino 7-0 in their last meeting, in January. Atalanta finishedContinue reading “Torino vs Atalanta Preview”

Torino vs Fiorentina Match Report

It had been since October 1976 since Torino FC won in Tuscany against Fiorentina, but the Granata were full of hope as the 89th Serie A season got underway at the Stadio Artemio Franchi. With a new coach in Marco Giampaolo and a new formation, (Torino playing four at the back instead of three, forContinue reading “Torino vs Fiorentina Match Report”

Looking forward to the 2020/2021 season.

Well, here we are again. Firstly, I must apologise for being absent so long from my Granata Australia blog. I have been busy in my personal life, having been engaged to my girlfriend now fiancée. 2019/2020 was an incredibly tough season for my beloved Torino FC, with a 16th placed finish, and a difficult battleContinue reading “Looking forward to the 2020/2021 season.”

Torino vs Fiorentina

Match Report This Serie A matchup between 13th place Fiorentina and 15th place Torino at the Stadio Artemio Franchi started well for the home side. Torino began the game as though they were half asleep, with defender Lyanco deflecting Christian Kouame’s weak left-footed shot into his own net after only 75 seconds. La Viola wereContinue reading “Torino vs Fiorentina”

Torino vs Genoa

Matchday 33 Serie A Tim 2019/2020 Match Report Picture Credits: Today was a match between 16th and 17th on the Serie A table at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino, with both clubs fighting to stay clear of the relegation zone, Torino starting the night 5 points clear of 18th placed Lecce, with Genoa 1Continue reading “Torino vs Genoa”

Welcome to Granata Australia

Hello, Granata and football fans in Italy, Australia, and around the world. My name is Tim and this blog is about my life as a fan of Torino FC, living in Australia. I can’t wait to share my match reports and musings of Torino FC, Italian, and European football. Sempre Forza Toro Forza Vecchio CuoreContinue reading “Welcome to Granata Australia”