CAGLIARI NEWS

Cagliari Coach Diego Lopez identifies the dangers that lie in facing Inter this afternoon, but has to revamp his midfield.
Walter Mazzarri complained Inter had “not even 72 hours” to prepare for their game with Cagliari. “It’s all up in the air.”
Inter named their squad for the away match against Cagliari, including Diego Milito.
Cagliari midfielder Albin Ekdal could be out for up to three months after tests showed a muscular injury is worse than expected.
Six Serie A based players have been placed on stand-by for Chile’s World Cup qualifying matches in October.
Cagliari-Inter will be played at the Stadio Nereo Rocco in Trieste, as the Sant’Elia is not ready yet.
Cagliari goalkeeper Michael Agazzi has apologised to his teammates after a howler in the 2-2 draw with Sampdoria.
Diego Lopez hopes Cagliari learn a lesson and Delio Rossi saw a post-derby response from Sampdoria.
It was a crazy finale as Sampdoria held Cagliari 2-2 with goalkeeping howlers, while Chievo fought back to beat Udinese despite a goal after 50 seconds.
Delio Rossi tried to revive a battered Sampdoria ahead of today’s match with Cagliari. “We can only make up for the Derby with performances.”
Francesco Bardi’s agent has confirmed that Inter turned down bids from Cagliari and Sampdoria for the young goalkeeper.
Vincenzo Montella was enraged after Fiorentina’s 1-1 draw with Cagliari. “I will no longer accept this difference in judging incidents.”
Bad news for Fiorentina, as Mario Gomez is out for six weeks with ligament damage, while Juan Cuadrado dislocated his shoulder.
It was a bad day for Fiorentina, as Mauricio Pinilla earned Cagliari a late point, David Pizarro saw red, while Juan Cuadrado and Mario Gomez were injured.
Fiorentina must beat Cagliari to maintain their 100 per cent record and stay top of the table in the lunchtime match.
Cagliari defender Davide Astori should finally start a match today and insists there was “never the slightest chance” he’d leave.
Diego Lopez assures Cagliari will face Fiorentina “without fear” at the Stadio Franchi. “We can have our say.”
Vincenzo Montella could use Juan Cuadrado as a full-back, play Manuel Pasqual and explains Mario Gomez is “learning Neapolitan.”
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli will watch Giuseppe Rossi and Marco Sau in Sunday’s Fiorentina-Cagliari.
Fiorentina confirm Manuel Pasqual could play on Sunday “with a protective helmet” after a deep head wound on international duty.