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A final decision on whether to grant Genoa a UEFA licence will be made tomorrow, according to reports.
Genoa have appealed to the Italian Olympic Committee as they seek a licence to play in UEFA competition.
Lukas Podolski and Nemanja Vidic will miss Inter’s crucial trip to Genoa with injury, as Roberto Mancini announces his squad.
Roberto Mancini admits tomorrow’s Genoa match is the ‘last chance’ for Inter to make the Europa League.
Genoa will appeal the denial of a UEFA licence, but their lawyer admits “we don’t have much time.”
The FIGC has released its list of clubs which have been granted a UEFA licence, with Genoa not among the names.
Former Inter President Massimo Moratti assures failure to qualify for European competition is ‘not a drama’.
Alberto Gilardino leads the line for Fiorentina tonight, as they host relegated Parma at Artemio Franchi.
Vincenzo Montella will “meet with the club” to discuss his future, but is prepared to “go up against an entire city” of Fiorentina fans.
Gian Piero Gasperini said this Genoa side is “the most satisfying moment of my career,” but they might not be allowed into Europe.
Fiorentina sporting director Daniele Prade has admitted that the Viola’s 5-0 aggregate defeat to Sevilla in the Europa League was hard to watch.
Sinisa Mihajlovic says Europa League qualification is in his Sampdoria side’s hands as they prepare to face Lazio.
Sevilla won 5-0 on aggregate, but Coach Unai Emery assured he “really liked the way Fiorentina played in both legs.”
Rafa Benitez said Napoli “created enough chances” to beat Dnipro, so can only blame themselves and not the referee.
Vincenzo Montella slammed fans for jeering Fiorentina after going out of the Europa League to Sevilla. “The team deserves respect.”
Joaquin insists Fiorentina “had a wonderful campaign and are happy with our work” after losing to Sevilla.
Napoli once again wasted golden opportunities and were beaten 1-0 by Dnipro, crashing out of the Europa League semi-final.
Fiorentina went out of the Europa League with a whimper, losing 2-0 to Sevilla with Josip Ilicic missing a penalty.
Fiorentina director Daniele Pradè backed dropping Mario Gomez against Sevilla and “would like to continue” with Vincenzo Montella.
Sevilla director of sport Ramon Monchi has “admiration and respect” for Fiorentina, while it’s “normal” Milan like Unai Emery.
Rafa Benitez said Napoli “are ready to write history” with Dnipro. “We’ll see you in the Europa League Final.”
Fiorentina need a miracle to overturn the 3-0 Europa League semi-final defeat to Sevilla and start Josip Ilicic instead of Mario Gomez.
Napoli look to Gonzalo Higuain, Manolo Gabbiadini and Lorenzo Insigne for the Europa League semi-final against Dnipro.
Follow all the action from the Europa League semi-finals Dnipro v Napoli and Fiorentina v Sevilla.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio lauds an ‘amazing achievement’ by Juventus after the club reached the Champions League final.
Napoli Coach Rafa Benitez says tonight’s Europa League semi-final second leg is important for ‘the club, the fans and the city’.
Diego Maradona has called on Napoli to ‘make me dream’ by winning their Europa League semi-final.
Fiorentina have named the squad which will look to overturn a 3-0 deficit to Sevilla tonight.
Sevilla Coach Unai Emery warned they need “respect for Fiorentina” to avoid wasting a 3-0 first leg lead in the Europa League semi-final.
Vincenzo Montella named his Fiorentina squad for the Europa League semi-final with Sevilla.
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