BOLOGNA NEWS

Massimo Rastelli believes “if there was a side that should’ve won today, it was Cagliari” after scraping a 1-1 draw with Bologna.
Marco Borriello’s fierce free kick grabbed a deserved last-gasp equaliser for Cagliari against nine-man Bologna.
“Roma are still interested in Godfred Donsah, but Bologna don’t want to sell,” confirmed the midfielder’s agent.
There are rapidly growing reports Roma will sell Leandro Paredes next week, as Watford, Everton and Juventus join Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham in the race.
Bologna winger Anthony Mounier has officially joined Ligue 1 side St. Etienne.
Godfred Donsah’s agent “will meet Roma tomorrow and perhaps also Bologna” to discuss a January transfer.
Coach Roberto Donadoni is expected to sign a contract extension with Bologna to June 2020.
Cagliari midfielder Joao Pedro received a three-match ban for his foul on Kevin Strootman, while 13 are suspended this week in Serie A.
As the top three all won to put a bit of daylight between themselves and fourth place, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 21.
Sinisa Mihajlovic criticised Torino after their 2-0 defeat at Bologna and warned “we’ve been trying for months to get Maxi Lopez to lose weight.”
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, starting with Juventus-Lazio through Palermo-Inter and Roma-Cagliari.
Torino were utterly toothless without Andrea Belotti, as Blerim Dzemaili got a surprise brace for Bologna’s first home win since November.
Torino Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic urged critics to be “more realistic and not take progress for granted. Juan Iturbe was crucified, he’s not Leo Messi.”
Bologna striker Mattia Destro and Florin Andone of Deportivo La Coruna are options for Fiorentina if Nikola Kalinic joins Tianjin Quanjian.
Roberto Donadoni insists Bologna “proved our qualities” despite going out of the Coppa Italia with a loss to Inter.
Stefano Pioli believes his Inter side “deserved” to beat Bologna in the Coppa Italia, and calls Roberto Gagliardini “a complete midfielder”.
Inter fumbled a 2-0 lead, including a spectacular Jeison Murillo overhead kick, as Bologna forced extra time, but Antonio Candreva secured the Coppa Italia victory.
Gabriel Barbosa has been given his first Inter start for tonight’s Coppa Italia tie with Bologna.
Roberto Donadoni admits he is “forced into some changes” as Bologna visit Inter for the Coppa Italia tomorrow.
Gabriel ‘Gabigol’ Barbosa could be given his first competitive Inter start tomorrow evening against Bologna.