GENOA NEWS

Genoa midfielder Francelino Matuzalem has denied mocking Nenad Krsticic after ending his season. “I didn’t mean to hurt him.”
Eder is out for at least 10 days, while Nenad Krsticic accused Francelino Matuzalem of “giggling” after ending his season with a dreadful tackle.
Milan man Mathieu Flamini has been given a one game suspension after being sent off against Napoli last weekend.
Mattia Perin is ready to play Serie B football next season should parent club Genoa be relegated.
Davide Ballardini admits tension dominated the Derby, but Delio Rossi wanted Francelino Matuzalem sent off.
The Derby della Lanterna ended 1-1 after an ill-tempered game that saw Sampdoria go down to 10 men and Francelino Matuzalem score from midfield.
The Derby della Lanterna is also a relegation dogfight that sees Sampdoria seek revenge on Genoa by sending them towards Serie B.
Sampdoria Coach Delio Rossi has chosen to stay silent, but player Daniele Gastaldello admits “we are feeling the pressure” ahead of today’s Genoa Derby.
Davide Ballardini realises just how important the Derby della Lanterna is for the city, the fans and their hopes of staying in Serie A. “I need an extraordinary Genoa.”
Sampdoria midfielder Nenad Krsticic should be fit enough to play in the Derby della Lanterna this weekend.
Genoa sporting director Rino Foschi is confident that his team can beat Sampdoria this weekend and stay in Serie A.
Genoa fans who raised €70,000 for a sick child have been told that it was all a scam masterminded by the boy’s father.
Napoli attacker Marek Hamsik has revealed that the team are delighted to have increased their lead over Milan.
Genoa midfielder Juraj Kucka could be a doubt for the derby match with Sampdoria next weekend.
Genoa say they are ready to discuss the sale of Italian Under-21 international Ciro Immobile to Napoli.
Walter Mazzarri complimented Napoli on their victory over Genoa that took them four points clear of Milan, even if they wasted yet another penalty.
Napoli comfortably saw off Genoa 2-0 with Goran Pandev and Blerim Dzemaili despite Edinson Cavani’s saved penalty.
Napoli welcome relegation-threatened Genoa this evening with Edinson Cavani and Goran Pandev against Ciro Immobile.
Walter Mazzarri believes Napoli “will secure second place if we don’t get it wrong against Genoa and Milan,” but admits sending someone to secretly film his rivals.
Davide Ballardini believes “Napoli are one of the strongest teams in Serie A,” but his very Neapolitan Genoa can still cause an upset tomorrow.