NEWS

Former Milan and Roma man Urby Emanuelson’s advice for young footballers is “don’t go to Italy”.
Gregoire Defrel’s agent says “many teams are interested” in the Sassuolo forward, and doesn’t rule out a Napoli move.
Paulo Dybala is reportedly set to extend his Juventus contract until 2021, and could return to the squad on Saturday.
Torino, victims of the Superga tragedy, offer their condolences to Chapecoense - “we’re with you in brotherhood”.
After Juventus surprisingly went down in Genoa and Atalanta stay in the top four, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 14.
Atalanta’s Jasmin Kurtic warns anyone who thinks Juventus are in crisis is “very much mistaken”.
Marek Hamsik believes Napoli were “a bit unlucky” to draw at home to Sassuolo last night.
Milan have confirmed that a the shareholders’ meeting will be held on December 13 for the sale of the club.
Felipe Melo insists “I haven’t had any contact” with Flamengo or Sao Paulo, and assures “I’m happy at Inter”.
Gian Piero Gasperini assures Atalanta won’t fear this weekend’s trip to Juventus Stadium - “we’ll go there to play”.
Diego says he has “no regrets” about joining Juventus, but should have stayed “at least another year”.
Francesco Totti, Daniele De Rossi and Alessandro Florenzi met with Roma Ultras to ask them to return for the derby with Lazio.
Juventus are reportedly looking for a defender in January, with Chelsea’s Branislav Ivanovic among the targets.
Milan will reportedly sell Carlos Bacca, Jose Sosa and Keisuke Honda, to fund moves for Mateo Musacchio and Sebastian Rudy.
Today's front page headlines in English from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Serie B side Trapani have fired Coach Serse Cosmi, despite taking them to the promotion play-off final last season.
Fiorentina director Pantaleo Corvino blamed referee Antonio Damato for their 4-2 defeat to Inter. “He had an off night.”
Stefano Pioli explained the tactical reasons behind Inter’s second half setbacks after beating Fiorentina 4-2. “You couldn’t tell we had an extra man.”
Paulo Sousa was “very proud of my Fiorentina team, because against all odds and obstacles we are able to play football” after a 4-2 defeat to Inter.
Eusebio Di Francesco admits Sassuolo were “lucky on the last-minute woodwork” in the 1-1 draw at Napoli, but rues more injuries.
Mauro Icardi felt Inter “needed to perform and we did, but we dropped off again in the second half” of a 4-2 victory over Fiorentina.
Inter were 3-0 up within 19 minutes, risked throwing it away against 10-man Fiorentina until Mauro Icardi completed his brace in stoppages for 4-2.
Maurizio Sarri believes Napoli “absolutely dominated Sassuolo, but didn’t get an obviously deserved victory” in the 1-1 draw.
Luis Figo visited Inter for the Fiorentina game and said “we fans hope for a climb back up the table, just as the players do.”
A spectacular Gregoire Defrel volley gave Sassuolo the 1-1 draw, as Napoli are left with more regrets despite a Lorenzo Insigne stunner.
Fiorentina goalkeeper Ciprian Tatarusanu hopes they can “leave San Siro with a similar result to last season” against Inter.
Leandro Paredes will be out for two to three weeks with a sprained ankle, so the Roma midfielder misses the derby with Lazio.
Yuto Nagatomo wants Inter to build on the first half performance against Hapoel Be’er-Sheva when facing Fiorentina tonight.
Stefano Pioli makes some more surprising changes in search of his first Inter win, hosting a Fiorentina side with their own problems.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi said the club “is already sold and those who don’t want me or Riccardo Montolivo will be happy.”
Christian Maggio urged Napoli to focus on beating Sassuolo today and not how it will affect the Scudetto race.
Massimo Moratti “regrets” sacking Gigi Simoni and claims Inter “had won the 1998 Scudetto, but it was taken away for other reasons.”
Crotone Coach Davide Nicola fractured his hand by punching the locker room door in anger during a 1-1 draw with Sampdoria.
Napoli give Manolo Gabbiadini another chance as they host struggling Sassuolo and try to close within six points of the leaders.
Leonardo Bonucci is out of action for 45-60 days after a serious thigh strain, while Juventus are less prepared to confirm the Dani Alves recovery time.