Empoli Coach Maurizio Sarri says Lorenzo Tonelli is a victim of injustice - ‘if I say what I really think I’ll get banned’.
Empoli defender Lorenzo Tonelli denies threatening German Denis, insisting “Luca Cigarini held me down while he beat me.”
German Denis’ agent has called Empoli defender Lorenzo Tonelli ‘shameful’ as their feud rumbles on.
Lorenzo Tonelli denies threatening the family of German Denis, and will explain all at a Press conference.
Atalanta striker German Denis has been banned for five games after punching Empoli’s Lorenzo Tonelli.
Empoli sporting director Marcello Carli believes German Denis lost his head when he punched Lorenzo Tonelli.
Atalanta director Pierpaolo Marino believes German Denis should be punished for striking Lorenzo Tonelli, but underlined that the striker was provoked.
There was a brawl after Atalanta’s 2-2 draw with Empoli, as German Denis punched Lorenzo Tonelli following alleged “death threats.”
German Denis snatched a last-gasp equaliser as Atalanta twice fought back to hold Empoli 2-2.
Atalanta and Empoli both see today’s relegation dogfight as the turning point for their Serie A status.
Maurizio Sarri believes Empoli can truly celebrate Serie A safety by getting a result with Atalanta today.
Edy Reja warns his revitalised Atalanta that the early kick-off with Empoli “is decisive” for their Serie A status.
Atalanta's Pierpaolo Marino confirms Daniele Baselli could go to Milan, warning Napoli and Roma about Davide Zappacosta's options.
With Lazio’s winning run ending and Roma drawing again, Juventus reign supreme as champions-elect. Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 31.
Rudi Garcia was furious after Roma drew with Atalanta. “I can’t explain their attitude. It was our worst first half of the season.”
Atalanta boss Edy Reja celebrated a point at the Olimpico, but confessed he “expected more” from Roma.
Roma hit the brakes again with struggling Atalanta, while Palermo ended Genoa’s Euro hopes, Parma drew 2-2 at Empoli and Chievo held Udinese.
Roma have the opportunity to get second place back off Lazio, but it won’t be easy to get past a revitalised Atalanta.
Roma have the chance to recapture second place, but host revived Atalanta, while Palermo take on Genoa, plus Chievo-Udinese and Empoli-Parma.
Atalanta director Pierpaolo Marino confirmed Roma are after goalkeeper Marco Sportiello and full-back Davide Zappacosta.