CATANIA NEWS

Devis Mangia realises “the Sicilian derby is the mother of all games,” but had time for a tasty snack in his Palermo press conference.
Vincenzo Montella believes Catania will be more motivated to give their fans a special moment in the derby against Palermo.
Catania are ready to loan Maxi Lopez to Milan in return for the services of Stephan El Shaarawy, it is being suggested.
Catania have claimed that Milan are not the only team interested in signing Maxi Lopez during the January transfer window.
Stefano Colantuono and Vincenzo Montella both hailed the determination shown by their teams.
There was a sensational and highly controversial four-goal thriller, as Milan and Bologna were furious at the referee, while Udinese went top.
Stefano Colantuono has to reshuffle his Atalanta side for today’s crunch dogfight with Catania.
Pietro Lo Monaco has fired a warning at Maxi Lopez to concentrate on Catania until his expected move to Milan this January.
Catania have confirmed that they have a verbal agreement with Milan over the January transfer of Maxi Lopez.
Vincenzo Montella concedes Catania didn't take their chances, as Davide Ballardini hails Victor Ibarbo.
Davide Ballardini is confident Cagliari “know what they have to do” in today’s Derby delle Isole with Catania.
Vincenzo Montella explains how Catania prepared for today’s lunch-time kick-off against Cagliari.
Catania’s Pietro Lo Monaco has hinted that talks with Milan over the January transfer of Maxi Lopez are not yet completed.
Parma fell to a shock 2-0 home defeat against Verona, while Novara conquered Catania 3-2 in the Coppa Italia.
Catania have agreed to hand over Maxi Lopez to Milan in January if the Rossoneri fail to get their hands on Carlos Tevez.
Eusebio Di Francesco is pessimistic about Lecce, but Vincenzo Montella says Catania deserve success.
Eusebio Di Francesco readily admits time is running out for Lecce. “As things stand, we cannot survive.”
Novara fought back to beat Parma with a record-breaking goalscorer, while Catania snatched a last-gasp victory in Lecce.
Eusebio Di Francesco tells Lecce they are out of time ahead of today’s clash with Catania. “It’s a Cup Final.”
Vincenzo Montella warns Catania they cannot take anything for granted against Lecce on Saturday, even if it’s an historic occasion.