GENOA NEWS

Sampdoria and Genoa crashed out of the Coppa Italia on penalties, Catania and Cagliari squeezed through, but Chievo were on song and Torino won a six-goal thriller with Lecce.
Gigi De Canio has put an end to the rumours around Genoa defender Andreas Granqvist. “We have decided to keep him with us.”
Tomorrow's night's clash against Verona has brought back fond memories for Genoa striker Alberto Gilardino.
Steve Von Bergen is close to joining Palermo from Genoa in a swap deal which will also involve Alexandros Tzorvas.
Milan are still a side to be respected despite their summer revolution, says former Rossonero Alexander Merkel.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi gave an update on Andreas Granqvist, Marco Borriello, Alexandros Tzorvas, Alessio Cerci and Juan Manuel Vargas.
Talks between Genoa and Lazio have broken down, but Andreas Granqvist admits: “I hope it can be resolved. It’s a great opportunity for me.”
Giorgi Chanturia, known as ‘the Georgian Leo Messi,’ has confirmed he “received an offer from Genoa.”
Royston Drenthe’s agent admits negotiations “with Inter, Napoli, Genoa and Torino, but also Russia, Turkey and Manchester City.”
In the market for one central defender already, Lazio could be forced into shopping for a second if Modibo Diakite turns down a new contract.
Genoa resolved a dispute between Alexander Merkel and Cristobal Jorquera over who should take the No 10 shirt by holding a charity auction.
Talks between Lazio and Genoa for Andreas Granqvist broke down, but Igli Tare insists “we hope to find a breakthrough soon, as the player wants to join us.”
Lazio are now looking unlikely to sign Swedish international defender Andreas Granqvist from Genoa after Juan Pablo Carrizo’s refusal to go the other way.
A deal between Lazio and Genoa for the transfer of defender Andreas Granqvist has been agreed, with only the player’s contract to be finalised.
Dario Dainelli has officially signed for Chievo after he terminated his contract by mutual consent with Genoa. “I am very happy.”
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi and sporting director Stefano Capozucca have both stressed the Rossoblu's need to trim their squad.
Genoa Coach Gigi De Canio is pleased with the “great team spirit” shown by his side despite their defeat to Levante.
Genoa were unlucky to lose against Spaniards Levante, while Novara and Reggina tripped up Torino and Catania.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi confirmed talks with Lazio over numerous players, including Andreas Granqvist, Juan Pablo Carrizo and Francelino Matuzalem.
Mattia Destro’s transfer from Genoa to Roma has now been confirmed, as has the total amount he could cost the Giallorossi.