NEWS

Andrea Poli has enthused at Milan’s start and lists their determination to continue to improve, and to take a result against Juventus in Week 3.
Malmo defender Pa Konate has accused Stephan Lichtsteiner of some below-the-belt tactics during Juventus’ Champions League win yesterday.
A trident of Keisuke Honda, Jeremy Menez and Stephan El Shaarawy is speculated to start for Milan at the weekend against Juventus.
Milan’s objective is reportedly to have Diego Lopez and Riccardo Saponara both fit and ready by mid-October and Week 7.
Rudi Garcia will reportedly keep faith with both Douglas Maicon and Ashley Cole at full-back for Roma’s Champions League meeting with CSKA Moscow.
Serse Cosmi has defended Rafa Benitez and believes Napoli’s issues may lie in a lack of competitive hunger.
Rafa Benitez is expected to ring the changes to his Napoli side for their Europa League season debut against Sparta Prague.
Roberto Mancini has distanced himself from reports linking him with taking over at Russian side Lokomotiv Moscow.
Fabio Capello has warned Roma Coach Rudi Garcia not to take CSKA Moscow lightly, as he considers the Giallorossi’s Champions League group.
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Mario Gomez insists he is “accustomed to pressure and will get back to the real Mario” for Fiorentina soon.
Malmo goalkeeper Robin Olsen still felt “pleased with the match as a whole” despite a 2-0 defeat to Juventus.
Ciro Immobile confessed his debut Borussia Dortmund goal against Arsenal was “like a weight off my shoulders.”
Massimiliano Allegri complained Juventus were “too disorganised and wasted chances” in their 2-0 win over Malmo.
Ciro Immobile and Mario Balotelli scored decisive goals, but Alessio Cerci and Cesare Prandelli had poor debuts.
Carlos Tevez insists he “truly did not miss” Champions League goals after ending his five-year drought.
Carlos Tevez broke his Champions League drought with a brace, giving Juventus a 2-0 Champions League win over Malmo.
CSKA Moscow manager Leonid Slutski is worried about facing Roma’s “frightening attack” in the Champions League.
Francesco Bardi moved from Inter to Chievo on loan, but his agent reveals “Monaco wanted him at all costs.”
Beppe Marotta said “it is only normal” for Juventus to be under pressure ahead of a Champions League tie with Malmo.
Tonight’s eight Champions League games all involve at least one Italian, including Mario Balotelli and Ciro Immobile.
Luciano Spalletti trusts Roma and Inter can trouble Juventus, while Milan got rid of “cumbersome” Mario Balotelli.
Juventus field Paul Pogba, Carlos Tevez and Fernando Llorente in their Champions League opener against Malmo.
Miralem Pjanic prepares for CSKA Moscow and assures Roma “can have our say in a very tough group.”
Palermo patron Maurizio Zamparini called Lazio President Claudio Lotito “a little dictator.”
There are growing reports Rafa Benitez will leave Napoli next summer for Real Madrid with Luciano Spalletti his most likely replacement.
Inter unveiled their squad for the Europa League match with Dnipro on Thursday.
CSKA Moscow have named their squad for Wednesday’s Champions League trip to Roma.
Gonzalo Higuain is in doubt for Napoli’s match with Sparta Prague, but a fan made Mariano Andujar happy.
Juventus have unveiled their new third choice green strip for 2014-15, the first of its kind for the club.
Ex-Milan legend Marco van Basten has resigned as AZ Alkmaar Coach due to stress-related “palpitations.”
Lazio will be without Stefan Radu for two to three weeks with a muscular lesion.
Roma named their Champions League squad to face CSKA Moscow on Wednesday, as Ashley Cole is in, but Leandro Castan out.
Fernando Torres and Stephan El Shaarawy were back in training today, so could be fit for Milan’s showdown with Juventus.
Torino named a 20-man squad for their Europa League opener against Club Brugge.