COPPA ITALIA

Daniele Sebastiani has slammed Pescara for an “unacceptable” exit from the Coppa Italia and hinted that players will leave in January as a result.
Bologna thrashed Verona 4-0 to ease into the Last 16 of the Coppa Italia and a showdown with Inter.
Perugia gave Genoa a fright in the Coppa Italia, but the port city side triumphed in extra-time in a seven-goal thriller.
Patrik Schick hit a double, as Sampdoria crushed Cagliari to set up a Coppa Italia Last 16 tie with Roma.
Atalanta set up a Last 16 clash with Juventus, easing to a 3-0 win over Pescara in the Coppa Italia.
Palermo were knocked out of the Coppa Italia by Serie B side Spezia, piling the pressure on Coach Roberto De Zerbi.
Torino were forced to extra time by Serie B side Pisa, but eventually ran out 4-0 winners and face Milan next in the Coppa Italia.
Marco Giampaolo is looking forward to Sampdoria’s Coppa Italia encounter with Cagliari. “We are highly motivated.”
Roberto Inglese bagged a brace as Chievo swept Novara aside 3-0 in the Coppa Italia to set up a Fiorentina clash.
Palermo backed Roberto De Zerbi despite seven straight defeats and the Coach wants “belief” in the Coppa Italia against Spezia.