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Marcos Alonso says he and his Fiorentina teammates need a ‘perfect game’ to overcome Sevilla in the Europa League.
Fiorentina Coach Vincenzo Montella admits his side have ‘at most a 10 to 15 per cent chance’ of making the Europa League final.
Napoli captain Marek Hamsik believes the current Partenopei side are the most competitive he has ever been a part of.
Fiorentina fans showed the team they believe in a ‘remuntada’ against Sevilla in the Europa League semi-final.
Rafael Benitez has named a 21-man squad for Napoli’s trip to Ukraine to face Dnipro in the Europa League on Thursday.
Xherdan Shaqiri says he still needs ‘a little time’ to adapt to life in Serie A with Inter, and targets the Europa League.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi says it would be ‘a mockery’ if the Grifone were barred from playing in Europe should they qualify.
Genoa Coach Gian Piero Gasperini admits his side ‘had to win’ against Torino, and says they’ll ‘play to the end’ for the Europa League.
Genoa striker Tino Costa says his side’s 5-1 mauling of Torino means they can ‘continue to believe in the Europa League’.
Torino striker Maxi Lopez says the Granata ‘believe until the end’ in their ability to secure a Europa League spot.
Vincenzo Montella celebrated Fiorentina’s victory over Empoli and assured “I believe we can do it against Sevilla.”
Vincenzo Montella insists Fiorentina “aren’t dead yet” in Serie A or the Europa League as they visit Empoli for the Tuscan Derby.
Genoa have lodged a formal appeal after they were denied a UEFA licence.
Fabio Capello “trusts” Silvio Berlusconi with Milan’s future, backs Napoli’s furious tirade at UEFA and defends Jose Mourinho’s bus.
Genoa have failed to gain a UEFA licence, which could mean the seventh club in Serie A qualifies for the Europa League.
Lukas Podolski says he could stay at Inter beyond the summer, and targets a Europa League place.
Inter want to compete for the Scudetto next season, reveals full-back Danilo D’Ambrosio.
Inter’s Danilo D’Ambrosio says even if Juventus win the treble, it won’t compare to Inter, but tips Barcelona for the Champions League.
Dnipro Coach Myron Markevych admits his team was “lucky” to get a 1-1 draw with an offside goal against Napoli.
Sevilla boss Unai Emery is confident they can “win and not concede” in the second leg after beating Fiorentina 3-0.
Marek Hamsik complained the Dnipro offside goal “was so easy to spot. Napoli could’ve won 3-0.”
Vincenzo Montella “believes in a comeback” after Fiorentina lost the Europa League semi-final 3-0 at Sevilla.
Rafa Benitez tried not to blame the officials for the offside Dnipro goal and will decide his Napoli future “in the next few days.”
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis blasted the “worthless” Europa League and implied Michel Platini wants Sevilla to win.
David Lopez couldn’t believe Dnipro held Napoli to a draw when “they only had one shot on goal.”
Gonzalo Rodriguez admits Fiorentina “kept conceding” every time Sevilla came forward in the Europa League semi-final.
Fiorentina were humiliated 3-0 by Europa League holders Sevilla, paying the price for huge mistakes in defence and attack.
Napoli’s Europa League dreams hang in the balance after a surprise 1-1 home draw in which Dnipro scored an offside goal.
Fiorentina director Vincenzo Guerini explained some of the tactical choices for the Europa League semi-final with Sevilla.
Sevilla director Monchi admits his club were “concerned” when drawing Fiorentina in the Europa League.
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