CHIEVO NEWS

Simone Inzaghi admits “football is a ruthless sport” after Lazio lost 1-0 to Chievo despite dominating the match.
Rolando Maran admits Chievo earned an “incredible” 1-0 victory away to Lazio after being pinned back for most of the game.
Lazio dominated this match and Stefano Sorrentino made at least five heroic saves before Chievo snatched a 1-0 win at the death.
Lazio director Igli Tare confirmed Lucas Biglia “is close” to agreeing a contract renewal with the club, but Keita Balde Diao isn’t leaving.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s Serie A games, as Lazio-Chievo prepares us for Inter seeking a ninth straight win against Pescara.
Lazio must do without Ciro Immobile as they host injury-ravaged Chievo in the Week 22 opener.
Simone Inzaghi is “the first to accept responsibility” for Lazio’s defeat to Juventus but reminds critics “we’re in fourth place”.
Sampdoria have reportedly made contact with Atalanta over former Swansea striker Alberto Paloschi.
Chievo Coach Rolando Maran is counting the absentees ahead of this weekend’s encounter with Lazio. “Recent defeats are weighing on us.”
Cagliari midfielder Joao Pedro received a three-match ban for his foul on Kevin Strootman, while 13 are suspended this week in Serie A.
Sassuolo will are reportedly considering Alberto Paloschi or Ilija Nestorovski as potential replacements, should Gregoire Defrel leave for Roma.
Rolando Maran said Chievo’s 3-0 home defeat to Fiorentina was “difficult to explain, as we paid a heavy price for two errors.”
Paulo Sousa was “satisfied” with Fiorentina’s 3-0 victory at Chievo and impressed by Federico Chiesa’s “hunger to do well.”
Join us for the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games Chievo-Fiorentina and a huge Milan-Napoli fight for Europe.
Fiorentina ran riot at the Bentegodi with a 3-0 victory, sending Chievo to their fourth consecutive defeat.
Fiorentina and Chievo faced off for the Coppa Italia only last week and they meet again, but Nikola Kalinic misses out.
Fiorentina patron Andrea Della Valle is “very happy Nikola Kalinic rejected an offer that seemed too good to refuse” from Tianjin Quanjian.
Chievo striker Antonio Floro Flores has officially joined Serie B side Bari on loan.
Atalanta Coach Gian Piero Gasperini has been given a two-game ban after being sent to the stands in the defeat to Lazio.
Stefano Pioli hails “very ambitious” Inter, but warns “we’re only at the beginning of our journey”.