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With each new season comes new hopes for all 20 Serie A clubs, and 2012-13 promises to be no different. However, after Juventus' Scudetto triumph last time out, there is a fresh approach to the campaign given the varying degrees of success in the transfer market for those chasing the Bianconeri.

Down at the bottom, there will be some familiar names battling it out, while promoted Sampdoria, Torino and Pescara will be aiming for 17th place first and foremost in their bids to consolidate themselves back in the top flight. For Siena, though, there is the handicap of a six-point penalty.

Add into the mix a host of new signings and several coaching changes, and it promises to be a sometimes unpredictable but always absorbing season.

With the new campaign just around the corner, Goal.com International polled our writers on who they think will be taking all the big prizes next year.

We asked them to name their predictions for the following:

1. The top five at the end of the 2012-13 Serie A season

2. The three teams that will be relegated at the end of the 2012-13 Serie A season

3. Coppa Italia winners

4. Player of the Year

5. Young Player of the Year (Under-21)

6. Capocannoniere

7. Coach of the season

8. Best signing of the season

9. Worst signing of the season


THE PREDICTIONS













Vittorio Campanile
Italy Chief Editor

Top Five
1. Juventus
2. Inter
3. Napoli
4. Lazio
5. Milan

Relegation
18. Bologna
19. Siena
20. Pescara

Coppa Italia winners
Napoli

Player of the Year
Andrea Pirlo

Young Player of the Year
Stephan El Shaarawy

Capocannoniere
Miroslav Klose

Coach of the season
Andrea Stramaccioni

Best signing
Alberto Aquilani

Worst signing

Zeljko Brkic
Stefan Coerts
Italy Expert

Top Five
1. Juventus
2. Inter
3. Roma
4. Napoli
5. Lazio

Relegation
18. Atalanta
19. Siena
20. Pescara

Coppa Italia winners
Fiorentina

Player of the Year
Claudio Marchisio

Young Player of the Year
Stephan El Shaarawy

Capocannoniere
Mattia Destro

Coach of the season
Andrea Stramaccioni

Best signing
Mattia Destro

Worst signing

Giampaolo Pazzini
Carlo Garganese
Deputy Editor

Top Five
1. Juventus
2. Inter
3. Roma
4. Napoli
5. Milan

Relegation
18. Torino
19. Siena
20. Pescara

Coppa Italia winners
Roma

Player of the Year
Arturo Vidal

Young Player of the Year
Mattia Destro

Capocannoniere
Edinson Cavani

Coach of the season
Ciro Ferrara

Best signing
Walter Gargano

Worst signing

Valon Behrami
Paul Macdonald
Deputy Editor

Top Five
1. Juventus
2. Fiorentina
3. Inter
4. Milan
5. Napoli

Relegation
18. Cagliari
19. Siena
20. Pescara

Coppa Italia winners
Inter

Player of the Year
Borja Valero

Young Player of the Year
Stephan El Shaarawy

Capocannoniere
Rodrigo Palacio

Coach of the season
Andrea Stramaccioni

Best signing
Borja Valero

Worst signing

Riccardo Montolivo
Richard Morgan
Chief Editor

Top Five
1. Juventus
2. Roma
3. Inter
4. Napoli
5. Milan

Relegation
18. Atalanta
19. Pescara
20. Siena

Coppa Italia winners
Roma

Player of the Year
Wesley Sneijder

Young Player of the Year
Mattia Destro

Capocannoniere
Edinson Cavani

Coach of the season
Zdenek Zeman

Best signing
Mattia Destro

Worst signing

Bakaye Traore

Sergio Stanco
Italy Expert

Top Five
1. Juventus
2. Napoli
3. Inter
4. Roma
5. Milan

Relegation
18. Torino
19. Siena
20. Pescara

Coppa Italia winners
Roma

Player of the Year
Mirko Vucinic

Young Player of the Year
Paul Pogba

Capocannoniere
Edinson Cavani

Coach of the season
Zdenek Zeman

Best signing
Mattia Destro

Worst signing

Giampaolo Pazzini


Peter Staunton
Ireland Editor
Top Five
1. Inter
2. Roma
3. Juventus
4. Milan
5. Napoli

Relegation
18. Palermo
19. Cagliari
20. Torino

Coppa Italia winners
Lazio

Player of the Year
Wesley Sneijder

Young Player of the Year
Philippe Coutinho

Capocannoniere
Antonio Di Natale

Coach of the season
Andrea Stramaccioni

Best signing
Michael Bradley

Worst signing

Francesco Acerbi
Kris Voakes
Italy Correspondent

Top Five
1. Juventus
2. Inter
3. Roma
4. Fiorentina
5. Milan

Relegation
18. Siena
19. Torino
20. Pescara

Coppa Italia winners
Roma

Player of the Year
Arturo Vidal

Young Player of the Year
Mattia Destro

Capocannoniere
Antonio Di Natale

Coach of the season
Vincenzo Montella

Best signing
Walter Gargano

Worst signing

Francesco Acerbi
     

IN NUMBERS

7 of our 8 writers tip Juventus to win a second successive Serie A crown.

7 members of the team also feel that Siena will suffer the drop on the back of their Calcioscommesse penalty.

6 different players have been nominated as possible Player of the Year award winners.

3 writers believe Edinson Cavani will outscore the rest to take the Capocannoniere crown.

2 players have been tipped as the best signing of the season by more than one writer. Roma's Mattia Destro has three votes, with Inter new boy Walter Gargano getting the backing of two.
 
0 writers believe Milan will qualify for the 2013-14 Champions League through their league finish. One even has them down to miss Europa League qualification too.

6 writers tip Pescara to finish bottom of the pile, with only one suggesting they will remain in Serie A.

HAVE YOUR SAY

Let us know which writer you think is on the money - and who will be left red-faced next May. 
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