GENOA NEWS

Gian Piero Gasperini admits Bologna were more motivated and Davide Ballardini wanted all three points.
Torino plunged Chievo into crisis and maintained their Euro status with Parma, while Udinese thrashed Livorno 5-3.
The agent of Genoa defender Sebastien De Maio confirms Milan Coach Clarence Seedorf “requested him personally.”
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet told Italian media “Emanuele Giaccherini has a contract” and will remain.
The season is finished for Genoa winger Paolo De Ceglie, who tore the posterior cruciate ligament in his knee.
Stefano Colantuono was pleased with the result, but Gian Piero Gasperini blamed the referee.
Mattia Perin saved a German Denis penalty and Atalanta’s goal was offside as 10-man Genoa earned a 1-1 draw in Bergamo.
Atalanta host Genoa this evening with German Denis and Giacomo Bonaventura against Alberto Gilardino and Mattia Perin.
Stefano Colantuono said Atalanta striker Marko Livaja “realises he did something stupid” and is welcomed back against Genoa.
Mattia Perin believes that goalkeepers are ‘like tennis players’ and has revealed the concentration that goes into becoming a Serie A shot-stopper.
The refereeing allocations for Week 35 of the Serie A season have been announced.
Enrico Preziosi has ruled out a return to Genoa for Stefano Capozucca and listed faith in former midfielder Omar Milanetto.
Cagliari sporting director Nicola Salerno says his side are not safe yet despite their recent victory over Genoa.
Gian Piero Gasperini felt Genoa have lost their way, but Ivo Pulga shares the Cagliari credit.
Giampiero Ventura felt Lazio’s last-gasp equaliser against Torino was ironic considering last week’s result.
Lazio-Torino was a six-goal thriller for Europe that only boosts Milan’s hopes, while Udinese held Napoli and Sassuolo shocked Chievo.
Atalanta Coach Stefano Colantuono says his side can still qualify for next season’s Europa League, provided they win their next two games.
Despite their astonishing defeat to Torino last weekend, Genoa boss Gian Piero Gasperini has been delighted with his team’s recent form.
Ivo Pulga just wants his Cagliari side to get to 40 points, and is targeting a win away at Genoa this Saturday.
It’s reported Napoli are in negotiations with Genoa to sign Italy striker Alberto Gilardino.