EUROPA LEAGUE

Milan test a new system with Nikola Kalinic and Andre Silva, giving Hakan Calhanoglu a free role, in their Europa League trip to Austria Vienna.
Nikola Kalinic is expected to make his first start for Milan tonight, against Austria Vienna in the Europa League.
Atalanta make their Europa League bow tonight, but they won’t be facing Everton in their home city of Bergamo.
Alessandro Costacurta believes Milan must “work on the mentality” after their defeat to Lazio.
Milan are expected to use a 3-5-2 formation in the Europa League against Austria Vienna with Hakan Calhanoglu in a free role.
Ronald Koeman hints Wayne Rooney will start for Everton against Atalanta and warns “every Italian team is difficult to beat.”
Alessio Romagnoli assured they will “prove we deserve to represent Milan” in the Europa League against Austria Vienna.
Vincenzo Montella wants above all to “see a reaction” from Milan in the Europa League trip to Austria Vienna after their Serie A setback.
Stefan de Vrij assures “there’s no risk” of Lazio underestimating Vitesse in the Europa League tomorrow.
Simone Inzaghi hints Lucas Leiva could play at centre-back in Lazio’s Europa League opener against Vitesse.
Atalanta are without Josip Ilicic, Robin Gosens and Leonardo Spinazzola against Everton, confirmed Gian Piero Gasperini.
Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez explains why he chose to remain with Atalanta for their Europa League campaign, starting with Everton.
Gian Piero Gasperini hopes Atalanta can cause another upset with their Europa League debut against “typical English side” Everton.
Ricardo Rodriguez, Fabio Borini and Andrea Conti have been left out of Milan’s squad to face Austria Vienna on Thursday.
Bryan Cristante admits he is excited about facing Wayne Rooney when Atalanta take on Everton this Thursday. “His name has an effect on you…”
Milan CEO Marco Fassone reiterates the goal this season is a top four finish - “we’ve always said that”.
Vincenzo Montella admits Milan “looked really bad” against Lazio but insists their 4-1 defeat was not down to his tactics.
Gian Piero Gasperini is confident of Atalanta’s chances against Everton after seeing his side beat Sassuolo.
Gian Piero Gasperini believes the Atalanta “season starts now” against Sassuolo and surprisingly named his starting XI.
Juventus remain fifth in the updated UEFA club ranking, but Napoli climb above Europa League winners Manchester United.
Italy are closing on England and Germany in the UEFA ranking after Napoli and Milan’s successful preliminary round runs.
Arrigo Sacchi outlined the historic differences between Italian and Spanish football, how Giampiero Ventura and Maurizio Sarri “raised the cultural level.”
Milan have released their official Europa League squad list, which includes Jose Sosa and Jose Mauri.
Lazio have named their squad for the Europa League, including deadline day signing Nani.
Lazio have confirmed their Europa League match with Zulte Waregem will be played behind closed doors due to UEFA sanctions.
Simone Inzaghi asked Lazio for at least two new buys as they prepare to visit Chievo. “We need to complete the squad.”
Gian Piero Gasperini sees Napoli as a test for Atalanta's Europa League campaign, but confirmed Leonardo Spinazzola “has not recovered."
Milan Coach Vincenzo Montella is “confident” about the Europa League - “it’s all in our hands”.
Ricardo Rodriguez believes Milan can win their Europa League group because “we’re the best team in it”.
Milan avoid the big boys in the Europa League group stage, but Lazio are drawn with Nice and Atalanta must take on Everton and Olympique Lyonnais.