BOLOGNA NEWS

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.
Massimiliano Allegri has refused to comment on whether Milan will fine Mario Balotelli after his sending off at the weekend.
Bologna boss Stefano Pioli believes that his side’s performances are not reflected in their early season results.
Massimiliano Allegri has named his 20-man Milan squad for the match against Bologna on Wednesday.
Milan’s Mario Balotelli is not the only player to be handed a three-match ban today as Bologna’s Cesare Natali has been given an identical suspension.
Stefano Pioli is still surprised by the half-time dismissal, while Giampiero Ventura said Torino deserved the win.
Fernando Llorente’s first Juventus goal sank Verona, Fiorentina keep soaring in Bergamo, Toro shocked Bologna and Catania-Parma continued the crises.