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Lorenzo Insigne’s early strike proved enough, as Roma hit the woodwork twice, but Napoli conquered the Olimpico for an eighth straight win.
Andrea Barzagli admits Juventus must work out why they took just one point from Atalanta and Lazio. “We want to get back to being a steamroller.”
Lazio did the Double over Juventus after the Italian Super Cup, but no prizes for guessing the Football Italia Man of the Match.
Juventus lost their unbeaten home record after over two years, but how did they fare in the Football Italia player ratings?
There are reports Alberto Zaccheroni has flown in to become the new Coach of the UAE international team.
Simone Inzaghi said the Lazio victory at the Juventus Stadium “will go down in the history of this club” as it ends several remarkable records.
Join us for all the build-up and coverage from today’s two massive Serie A games, as Juventus host Lazio and leaders Napoli visit Roma.
Alessandro Florenzi concedes Roma v Napoli has “the best strike forces in Italy, but we must both do better defensively.”
Marek Hamsik said Napoli expect “a real battle this evening” against Roma. “It’s a head-to-head between two of the best teams in Serie A.”
Ciro Immobile is relishing a “huge achievement” as Lazio ended the unbeaten Juventus home run after more than two years.
Max Allegri said Juventus ignored the “warning signs” in previous games and were punished by Lazio, but explained his Paulo Dybala decisions.
Ciro Immobile’s second-half brace and Paulo Dybala’s last-gasp parried penalty saw Lazio end the Juventus home unbeaten record after over two years.
Napoli try to maintain their perfect start to the season and have Dries Mertens up against Edin Dzeko’s Roma in what should be a Serie A classic.
Gigi Del Neri has injury problems to contend with, but wants Udinese to continue where they left off against Fiorentina.
Nikola Kalinic is not even in the squad for Milan as they prepare to face Inter in the Derby della Madonnina.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta denies interest in Simone Inzaghi, explains Paulo Dybala’s exclusion with Lazio and is not surprised by Rodrigo Bentancur.
Lazio director of sport Igli Tare confirmed they received “very high offers for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic” and are eager to end the Juventus taboo.
Senad Lulic expects a “different” meeting between Lazio and Juventus today after the 3-2 Italian Super Cup win in August.
Juventus try to take revenge for their Italian Super Cup defeat as they host Ciro Immobile’s Lazio, but leave Paulo Dybala on the bench.
It was a round of crazy comebacks, including nine-man Cremonese at Cittadella, Ternana to beat Spezia 4-2 and a six-goal Ascoli-Venezia thriller.
Mauro Icardi expects a “fiery” Derby della Madonnina tomorrow between Inter and Milan. “I feel the responsibility of being captain.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic will start Umar Sadiq in place of injured Andrea Belotti and warned he’ll freeze out underperforming Torino substitutes against Crotone.
Stefano Pioli feels Fiorentina paid for “a lack of intensity” against Chievo and demands better with Udinese in the early Sunday game.
Gian Piero Gasperini asked Atalanta to “take it one game at a time” between Serie A and the Europa League, starting with Sampdoria.
Milan director Massimiliano Mirabelli called reports of a meeting with Switzerland Coach Vladimir Petkovic “science fiction.”
Luciano Spalletti will “fully appreciate” his first Milan Derby for Inter, warning “this is the game. We must ensure we are ready and go beyond our limitations.”
Marco Giampaolo urged Sampdoria to put in “a solid performance” against Atalanta after their unexpected Udinese thrashing.
Paolo Montero trusts fellow Uruguayan Rodrigo Bentancur can make his mark at Juventus. “He’s got character.”
Paolo Maldini looks back over his career working with Nils Liedholm, Arrigo Sacchi, Fabio Capello, Carlo Ancelotti and his father Cesare.
Vincenzo Montella doesn't see a big gap between Milan and Inter, but would love to develop like Luciano Spalletti, “only with my hair.”
Few put more determination into the Derby della Madonnina for Inter, but Marco Materazzi admits his son is a Milan fan. “The shame…”
Napoli need just one goal against Roma to take their Serie A total to 200 since Maurizio Sarri took over in 2015.
Andre Silva is determined to win over Milan Coach Vincenzo Montella and predicts a 2-0 victory over Inter in the Derby della Madonnina.
Pavel Nedved believes Paulo Dybala can become “the greatest” and only players with “balls” can withstand the pressure of Juventus.
Pavel Nedved insists Napoli only “seem” more spectacular than Juventus, explains his VAR problem and what went wrong in the Champions League.