CHIEVO NEWS

With Eusebio Di Francesco heading to Roma, Cristian Bucchi is the favourite to take the Sassuolo job ahead of Rolando Maran and Roberto De Zerbi.
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Gian Piero Gasperini praised Atalanta for “going beyond all expectations” by qualifying for the Europa League, while the club urged him to “stay for life.”
Alejandro Gomez put a dampener on the Atalanta party when he confessed “I don’t know if I’ll be here in the Europa League next season.”
Atalanta are in with a real shot of fourth place after beating Chievo thanks to a goal from Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez.
Join us for today’s two Serie A games in the penultimate weekend, as Juventus practice for the Champions League in Bologna and Atalanta host Chievo.
Pippo Inzaghi is the favourite to take over at Sassuolo next season, although Rolando Maran, Davide Nicola and Roberto De Zerbi are also options.
Cagliari will say goodbye to the Stadio Sant’Elia on June 1 with a charity match involving Claudio Ranieri, Luca Toni, Sergio Pellissier and Daniele Conti.
The schedule for the final round of the Serie A season has been announced, with Roma-Genoa and Sampdoria-Napoli early on Sunday.
Rolando Maran felt Chievo gave their all in the 5-3 thriller with Roma, but conceded avoidable goals and he was reticent on his future.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, as Roma visit Chievo to keep the Scudetto race alive and Napoli host Fiorentina.
Stephan El Shaarawy explained his excellent form for Roma after a brace in the 5-3 victory at Chievo. “This is a special moment for me.”
Luciano Spalletti admits Roma struggle when “the tension rises and you have it all to lose” after their comeback at Chievo. “I am in love with my players.”
Roma fought back twice against Chievo to eventually win 5-3 at the Bentegodi in a thriller with Stephan El Shaarawy and Mohamed Salah braces.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni has no regrets, but warns Luciano Spalletti that “Coaches do not ask clubs for guarantees. The club chooses the Coach.”
Massimo Gobbi believes Roma “will play in a different way without Radja Nainggolan, but it will still be tough” for Chievo today.
Kevin Strootman knows Roma will have “a very tough game” away to Chievo this evening. “Our objective is to secure second place.”
Roma have Edin Dzeko and Kevin Strootman back in the starting XI as they visit Chievo to keep the Scudetto race alive and consolidate second place.
In theory, Juventus could win the Scudetto today without even playing, depending on Roma and Napoli results.
Edin Dzeko is back in the Roma squad for their game against Chievo on Saturday after recovering from a calf injury.