NEWS

Today’s front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport...
Patrik Schick hit a double, as Sampdoria crushed Cagliari to set up a Coppa Italia Last 16 tie with Roma.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini claims Roberto De Zerbi wanted to be sacked, so he’ll try to break his contract for “gross misconduct”.
Tonight’s Coppa Italia defeat to Spezia may have been the last straw for Palermo Coach Roberto De Zerbi, with reports Eugenio Corini will replace him.
Gabriel Paletta explains he was “determined” to stay at Milan and “play for my chances” this summer.
Atalanta set up a Last 16 clash with Juventus, easing to a 3-0 win over Pescara in the Coppa Italia.
World Cup-winner Luca Toni has officially qualified as a sporting director, having passed his FIGC exam.
Sassuolo’s injury problems continue to mount, as it’s confirmed that Matteo Politano has a sprained ankle.
Roma chief executive Umberto Gandini assures fixing the barrier problem at Stadio Olimpico is “very important to us”.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio defends barriers at Stadio Olimpico - “if a fan wants to go to the stadium, they go”.
Palermo were knocked out of the Coppa Italia by Serie B side Spezia, piling the pressure on Coach Roberto De Zerbi.
Reports suggest Gonzalo Rodriguez’s contract troubles with Fiorentina have alerted Milan, who could make a move in January.
Roma winger Mohamed Salah is a doubt for Sunday’s Rome derby, with reports he picked up an ankle injury in training today.
Keita Balde Diao missed Lazio training today - but it turns out he was delayed in Barcelona by a missed plane.
Carlos Bacca’s agent decries “stupid” Napoli rumours, and assures his client “is very happy at Milan”.
Sassuolo’s director general Giovanni Carnevali insists “no official offer” from Napoli for Gregoire Defrel, but bids have come from England and Spain.
Sami Khedira concludes “sometimes you need setbacks” after Juventus were beaten by Genoa on Sunday.
Gian Piero Gasperini expects to find an “angry” Juventus when Atalanta go to Turin on Saturday night.
Davide Calabria is still suffering with an ankle injury, but Milan have confirmed the defender doesn’t need surgery.
Fininvest is requesting the full list of potential investors in Milan before accepting a delay, according to reports.
Maurizio Sarri reportedly warned his Napoli players they must be “more ruthless” in a 45-minute meeting at Castel Volturno yesterday.
The agent of Fiorentina Captain Gonzalo Rodriguez has stated that the two parties have failed to reach an agreement on a contract renewal.
Torino striker Maxi Lopez left before being interviewed by Rai Sport after his side's Coppa Italia win last night because he was ‘too cold’.
Serie B side Salernitana have announced the resignation of Coach Giuseppe Sannino.
Sassuolo forward Domenico Berardi could be almost ready for a return to action following a knee injury that has kept him out since the end of August.
Bologna could be forced to pay an extra €5m to the agents of Milan Britos, who was sold to Napoli for €9m in 2011.
Serie B side Trapani have sacked Sporting Director Pasquale Sensibile, despite less than six months in the job.
Roma boss Luciano Spalletti is preparing his side for Sunday's derby with Lazio, and believes it takes 'heart and passion to win'.
Roma and Fiorentina are interested in Olympique Lyonnais forward Clement Grenier.
The issue of team selection is causing friction between Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri and owner Aurelio De Laurentiis.
Inter Coach Stefano Pioli is interested in Tomas Rincon of Genoa and Fiorentina’s Milan Badelj in a bid to reinforce his side's midfield.
Former Italy and Milan Coach Arrigo Sacchi has stated that Inter 'are a difficult team' and Milan 'have no identity'.
Arrigo Sacchi belives that Roma 'are struggling with a thousand problems' and 'don't have the determination to win'.
Former Milan Coach Arrigo Sacchi believes that the current Juventus 'don't have historical rivals' and are on course to win a sixth consecutive Scudetto.
Milan are reportedly considering an offer for misfiring Napoli forward Manolo Gabbiadini.