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West Ham's Sam Byram in action with Juventus' Roberto Pereyra

Juventus to dominate Serie A title race but there will be plenty of drama

In the five years since Germany overtook Italy in Uefa’s rankings, stealing a Champions League berth away from clubs on the peninsula, pundits have pontificated at length on the lessons that Serie A might learn from the Bundesliga. Many have called for a greater focus on youth and homegrown talent, as well as the construction of stadiums.

Taekwondo -Women's -57kg Victory Ceremony

Jade Jones shows maturity in Rio with taekwondo gold

The higher the stakes the more Jade Jones seems to like it. Four years ago she was a memorable teenage champion at the London Olympics and British taekwondo’s golden girl has now kicked and punched her way to fresh success in Rio. Her compelling blend of whirling feet and controlled aggression has once again left the world sprawling.