GENOA NEWS

Atalanta boss Gian Piero Gasperini admits he enjoyed revenge over Inter and was close to taking the Juventus job on two occasions.
Over a long Serie A weekend Milan visit Empoli with a new hitman, Juventus are in Genoa, Roma welcome Pescara, then Napoli-Sassuolo and Inter-Fiorentina.
Gonzalo Higuain looks increasingly likely to miss Juventus’ trip to Genoa, as he trained alone again today.
Juan Cuadrado urges Juventus to “keep our heads” against Genoa, having secured Champions League qualification on Tuesday.
Juventus are sweating on the fitness of Gonzalo Higuain and Medhi Benatia, as both trained separately today.
Maurizio Sarri insisted Napoli’s performance with Dynamo Kiev was “not worthy of jeers,” but above all influenced by Benfica’s 3-3 draw at Besiktas.
Lego Pro club Prato have announced the retirement of former Milan full-back Luca Antonini.
Genoa defender Lucas Orban has been handed a three-match ban, while Dias Felipe, Gianni Munari, Miguel Veloso and Rafael Toloi are suspended.
Genoa have announced that Leonardo Pavoletti has sprained his knee with “a first-grade injury to the internal collateral ligament”.
Hernanes admits Genoa’s interest “is nice to hear” but insists he is only focusing on Juventus’ upcoming matches.
Ivan Juric says Genoa paid the price for defensive lapses in their 3-1 defeat by Lazio.
Lazio Coach Simone Inzaghi believes his players can still improve despite an eight match unbeaten run.
Lazio pushed their way past Genoa to consolidate the push for European positions, including a fine Felipe Anderson volley.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s seven Serie A games, including Sampdoria-Sassuolo, Atalanta-Roma, Lazio-Genoa and the massive Milan Derby.
Federico Marchetti is reportedly injured, so Thomas Strakosha will start in goal for Lazio against Genoa.
Genoa Coach Ivan Juric has praised Sunday’s opponents Lazio and believes it will be hard to play against the Biancocelesti.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta locks down Hernanes, Paulo Dybala and 16-year-old sensation Moise Kean.
Simone Inzaghi hopes Lazio can find their “intensity” against Genoa after the break for international duty.
Napoli try to end their Udinese taboo, Juventus host Pescara and Roma visit on-form Atalanta before the Derby della Madonnina.
Enrico Preziosi admits Genoa “are becoming more and more interested” in Juventus midfielder Hernanes as the January transfer window nears.