GENOA NEWS

Inter hitman Rodrigo Palacio admits bagging a brace against Sampdoria at Marassi felt a bit like a Genoa derby.
Davide Ballardini warned Genoa must earn their Serie A status, as Beppe Iachini's men are alive and kicking.
Roma were pummelled in Palermo and Fiorentina fell in Cagliari, while Lazio completed a great comeback, the Genoa-Siena relegation dogfight was all square and Amauri scored a peach of a goal.
Genoa sporting director Rino Foschi has revealed that the club turned down an €11m bid from Napoli for Juraj Kucka.
Siena attacker Alessandro Rosina has admitted that this weekend's match with Genoa will be 'very difficult'.
Genoa defender Daniele Portanova has refused to apologise after causing Giampaolo Pazzini’s injury. “It’s only a pity for those players who aren’t famous.”
Juan Manuel Vargas has been sent home from international duty, while Davide Ballardini updates fans on Genoa’s other injury problems.
Genoa defender Daniele Portanova has insisted that the final nine games of the season are all 'cup finals'.
Luca Antonelli has returned to the Italy squad for the first time in three years and the Genoa man is enjoying this Azzurri “dream.”
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi has claimed that his side have done well recently, despite losing their last three matches.
Pescara goalkeeper Mattia Perin has once again reiterated his commitment to parent club Genoa, despite interest from Milan.
Vincenzo Montella expects a photo-finish for Europe, while Davide Ballardini was encouraged by the comeback.
Mattia De Sciglio, Alessio Cerci and Luca Antonelli are in Cesare Prandelli’s Italy squad to face Brazil and Malta.
Vincenzo Montella praised Fiorentina for their “maturity,” but warned they still need to improve to qualify for Europe.
Milan and Fiorentina fought hard for victories that keep them in the race for a Champions League spot, but Chievo practically doomed Pescara to the drop.
Fiorentina welcome a weakened Genoa side and aim to continue their march on the Serie A top spots.
Cesare Prandelli will later today name his Italy squad to face Brazil and Alessio Cerci is widely expected to get his debut call-up.
Vincenzo Montella brushed off speculation about his future ahead of tomorrow’s game with Genoa. “I am ambitious with Fiorentina.”
There are strong reports that Milan have reached a deal with Genoa to sign midfielder Juraj Kucka.
Davide Ballardini admits he’ll have to transform his Genoa side, as they travel to Florence without Marco Borriello, Sebastien Frey and more stars.