BOLOGNA NEWS

Fiorentina’s tactical revolution had an immediate effect, but Genoa’s new Coach and hitman flopped in Cagliari and Bologna swept past Catania.
Bologna are reportedly close to securing Uruguayan talent Gonzalo Bueno ahead of competition from the likes of Siena and Inter.
It is increasingly likely Inter will loan out Luc Castaignos in January, as Bologna join the list of potential clubs.
Stefano Pioli is confident Bologna can avoid relegation this season and admitted that there is likely to be some transfer activity in January.
The highly rated Gaston Ramirez will see out the season at Serie A club Bologna, his representative has underlined.
Bologna’s Marco Di Vaio insists there is no disgrace in losing to Roma. “Perhaps they’re the most in-form side in Italy right now.”
Luis Enrique felt this was “the best performance” Roma have given since he took over. “We had total control of the game.”
Roma hope to ride the wave of enthusiasm as they travel to Bologna with Francesco Totti, Erik Lamela and Pablo Daniel Osvaldo.
Alberto Malesani hailed his Genoa heroes, but Stefano Pioli took it out on the referee.
Parma and Lecce fought their way to a spectacular 3-3 draw, while Genoa squeezed past Bologna with Lucas Pratto’s debut Serie A goal.
Marco Di Vaio has reflected on his return to goal-scoring form and has thanked both his current and former Bologna Coaches for their help.
Stefano Pioli revealed what under-fire referee Gianluca Rocchi told him after the controversial Bologna-Milan game.
Milan Coach Massimiliano Allegri admits the referee “got it wrong” with regards to several penalty incidents against Bologna.
Marco Di Vaio feels Bologna “are on the right track” for safety, but concedes the referee got it wrong on both sides.
There was a sensational and highly controversial four-goal thriller, as Milan and Bologna were furious at the referee, while Udinese went top.
Milan have Kevin-Prince Boateng, Alexandre Pato and Zlatan Ibrahimovic leading the way against Bologna’s Marco Di Vaio and Alessandro Diamanti.
Stefano Pioli says Bologna “need the perfect game” to get something against Milan, but are buoyed by forcing Juventus into extra time this week.
Massimiliano Allegri wants to keep Milan focused on Bologna, but also admits “with Carlos Tevez we’d have the best strike force in the world!”
Bologna ‘keeper Federico Agliardi was the main reason why Juventus were forced to work so hard for their Coppa Italia victory on Thursday, says boss Antonio Conte.
Juventus overcame an inspired performance by goalkeeper Federico Agliardi and extra time to knock Bologna out of the Coppa Italia.