NEWS

Juan Manuel Iturbe came off the bench for his first goal in a Torino jersey, grabbing a point after another Patrik Schick scorcher for Sampdoria.
Liverpool sent scouts to view Atalanta wide man Andrea Conti as he scored in Friday’s 2-2 draw with Juventus.
Crotone are out to take another prestigious scalp, but Coach Davide Nicola warns Milan pose different tactical problems.
Monaco fought back to defeat Toulouse 3-1, so what did we learn about Juventus’ Champions League semi-final rivals?
Join us for all the build-up and action from what should be a thoroughly entertaining clash between Andrea Belotti’s Torino and Sampdoria with Patrik Schick.
Carlo Ancelotti has won the Bundesliga title with Bayern Munich, adding to the Serie A, Premier League and Ligue 1 tournaments.
It’s an intriguing battle of the star strikers in Torino v Sampdoria, as Andrea Belotti targets the Capocannoniere title and Patrik Schick scares Joe Hart.
Cristian Ansaldi and Davide Santon are out of the Inter squad, while Napoli miss Lorenzo Tonelli at San Siro.
Sampdoria patron Massimo Ferrero warned “the biggest mistake would be selling Patrik Schick too early, so he needs another year with us.”
Francesco Totti and Daniele De Rossi have shaken off injuries and will be in the Roma squad to face Lazio in the Derby della Capitale.
Paulo Sousa wants Fiorentina to “understand the complexity of our football” and avoid a potential slip-up in Palermo.
Keita Balde Diao looks set to push Felipe Anderson on to the bench for Sunday’s derby with Roma, as Lazio start with a 3-4-2-1 system.
Gigi Buffon reveals he had pledged to “quit football this season if I kept a clean sheet against Barcelona over two legs,” but Juventus made him take it back.
Reports are intensifying that Milan agreed personal terms with Franck Kessie, but Roma are confident their deal with Atalanta will hold.
Cagliari are planning to drop Coach Massimo Rastelli for next season and bring in former Italy boss Cesare Prandelli.
Milan met with Napoli left-back Faouzi Ghoulam’s representatives yesterday, joining Chelsea, PSG and Bayern Munich among interested parties.
Monaco could be without Tiemoué Bakayoko for Wednesday’s Champions League semi-final after teammate Kamil Glik broke his nose.
Spal will have to wait until next week for their promotion party after a draw at Spezia, but Perugia and Cesena picked up away wins with Pisa stalling Bari.
Gigi Buffon has immense respect for Monaco, but the Juventus goalkeeper has his eye on Kylian Mbappé. “I was in a World Cup before he was even born.”
It was 12 months ago today that Antonio Di Natale announced he would leave Udinese at the end of the season.
Luciano Spalletti discussed his Roma future, Francesco Totti and why Lazio should have the benefit of the doubt for the Derby della Capitale.
Stefano Pioli denies offering his resignation after Inter lost 5-4 to Fiorentina and feels they can prove themselves “on the same level” as Napoli.
Simone Inzaghi claims Roma “are the favourites” in tomorrow’s Derby della Capitale, as they want revenge for Lazio’s Coppa Italia success.
Vincenzo Montella urged Milan “not to get distracted by transfer talk” and fan protests ahead of their difficult trip to Crotone, but assured his future doesn’t depend on Europe.
Maurizio Sarri wants Napoli to improve their mentality ahead of the trip to stuttering Inter and is frustrated at questions on his future.
Alessio Romagnoli is again out of Milan’s squad for the trip to Crotone, but Andrea Bertolacci returns to the fold.
Andrea Belotti insists he’s not thinking about the €100m release clause, but is a Milan supporter and he “dreams of the Champions League and World Cup.”
New Roma director Monchi will reportedly ask Barcelona to sign Denis Suarez on loan with option to buy.
Empoli presented the project for their new revamped stadium, hoping to be open for the club’s centenary celebrations in 2020.
Monaco revelation Kylian Mbappé said Juventus “proved they have everything it takes to win the Champions League, but we’ve got quality too.”
Stephan El Shaarawy “gets a special feeling inside me when the derby comes around” and wants to take centre stage for Roma against Lazio.
Inter are on the verge of welcoming back director Lele Oriali, who is currently working as team manager for the Italy squad.
Roma agreed a €30m fee with Atalanta, but Franck Kessie is holding out for better wages and it’s reported Milan provided that salary.
The star of TV series Gomorrah blasted “ridiculous” claims Corentin Tolisso turned down Napoli because of the show. “I almost convinced Zlatan Ibrahimovic to join!”
Torino President Urbano Cairo admits “I honestly don’t know” if Andrea Belotti will stay, but notes the striker can turn down a €100m move abroad.