GENOA NEWS

It’s the Derby della Lanterna tonight with Gian Piero Gasperini and Sinisa Mihajlovic picking all-attack teams.
It’s the Derby della Lanterna tonight and Sinisa Mihajlovic quoted Che Guevara. “We’ll pay any price to keep the flag flying high.”
Gian Piero Gasperini assured Genoa “do not feel inferior” to high-flying Sampdoria ahead of the Derby della Lanterna.
Emiliano Viviano is really looking forward to his very first Derby della Lanterna with Sampdoria on Sunday.
Antonio Damato will be in charge of the Derby della Lanterna this weekend between Genoa and Sampdoria.
With so many superb performances this midweek in Week 4 of Serie A, Dave Taylor found it difficult to pick his best XI.
Verona defender Ivan Martic was kept in hospital overnight after suffering head trauma during the 2-2 draw with Genoa.
Andrea Mandorlini praised his Verona’s side’s spirit and attack shown against Genoa, but admits they still ‘lack balance’.
Juventus swept Cesena aside, but Roma needed a late Miralem Pjanic gem to conquer Parma and Inter won with a Daniel Osvaldo volley.
Lazio defender Santiago Gentiletti will be out for six months, while Dusan Basta and Lucas Biglia also have injuries.
Genoa Coach Gian Piero Gasperini said Mattia Perin is “priceless” after a 1-0 victory over Lazio.
Stefano Pioli felt Lazio were incredibly unlucky in their 1-0 defeat to Genoa, having dominated the first half.
There are fears Lazio defender Santiago Gentiletti has suffered a serious knee ligament injury.
Roma made short work of Cagliari, but 10-man Lazio paid the price for wasted chances at Genoa and Sassuolo held Sampdoria.
Stefano Pioli told Lazio they “need to act like a real team” against Genoa on Sunday.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi has warned that the club will not consider selling goalkeeper Mattia Perin.
Sassuolo will be without Domenico Berardi for three games, following his red card picked up against Inter in Week 2.
Defender Sebastian De Maio is reportedly a step away from signing a new and improved contract with Genoa.
Stefano Pioli has acknowledged Lazio’s strong start to the season but warns that his team are still to improve in certain aspects.
Gian Piero Gasperini is “happy” 10-man Genoa were able to secure a point in their 0-0 at Fiorentina.