BOLOGNA NEWS

Bologna have underlined their faith in boss Stefano Pioli after a traumatic start to Serie A 2013-14.
Stefano Pioli can't understand Bologna's crisis, while Andrea Mandorlini hails Juan Iturbe.
Napoli thumped Livorno 4-0, but Gian Piero Gasperini earned a draw on his Genoa comeback, Udinese won and Sampdoria-Torino was chaotic.
Bologna-Verona has been postponed by 20 minutes due to problems outside the Stadio Dall’Ara.
Bologna’s Henry Gimenez looks likely to miss the match with Verona after breaking his nose in training.
Alessandro Diamanti is struggling to believe that his Bologna side have yet to win in Serie A so far this season.
Bologna have confirmed their faith in under-pressure boss Stefano Pioli after a winless start to the season.
Walter Zenga is being named as a contender to replace Stefano Pioli at Bologna should the tactician be sacked.
Stefano Pioli was downbeat after a 5-0 loss. “Roma deserve credit, but at the same time this isn’t the real Bologna.”
Rudi Garcia was pleased to see Roma play with “joy and enthusiasm,” then explained why Gervinho has been reborn.
Daniele De Rossi insists Roma are targeting a return to Europe rather than the Scudetto. “We are not the strongest team.”
Roma crushed Bologna 5-0, including a Gervinho brace and stunning Mehdi Benatia volley, to maintain their perfect record in Week 6.
Roma aim to add another chapter to the history books as they host Bologna looking for a sixth straight victory.
Stefano Pioli says Bologna will use their anger against Milan when facing Roma. “We may bend, but we don’t break.”
Bologna midfielder Panagiotis Kone is not worried by the 3-3 draw with Milan as his side prepare to face Roma this weekend.
Diego Laxalt insists his goals against Milan were for Bologna and not Inter – the club who actually own his contract.
Ignazio Abate is struggling to understand why Milan needed his injury-time strike in the 3-3 draw at Bologna.
Massimiliano Allegri insists Milan “will be in a better position by Christmas” after fighting back for a 3-3 draw at Bologna.
Milan completed an incredible comeback from 3-1 down to draw 3-3 with Bologna in stoppages.
Milan have to do without Mario Balotelli for their tricky trip to Bologna and face Alessandro Diamanti’s free kicks.