Alexander Merkel is targeting the three points when Udinese take on his former club Genoa this weekend.
Genoa have reportedly pipped Fiorentina in the chase to sign Giovanni Marchese when he leaves Catania in the summer.
Roberto Donadoni made do with the point and Davide Ballardini admits tactics were decisive.
Genoa were unlucky to only draw 0-0 away to Parma, as Andrea Bertolacci rattled the woodwork twice.
Genoa aim to continue their revival against a Parma side who are starting to lose ground at the Stadio Tardini.
Roberto Donadoni reveals Parma changed their schedule all week to prepare for the early kick-off against Genoa. “It’s important to get a result.”
Davide Ballardini has revived Genoa and hopes to continue causing upsets against Parma in the early kick-off, insisting Juraj Kucka “is worthy of Real Madrid or Barcelona.”
Genoa defender Daniele Portanova has claimed that he is happy to join the club, despite initial hesitancies to move away from Bologna.
Genoa goalkeeper Sebastien Frey has described Parma as one of the revelations of the Serie A season.
Cristian Brocchi insists his career is not over yet, he doesn’t blame Francelino Matuzalem for his injury and dreams of returning “to lift the Coppa Italia.”
Andreas Granqvist has praised Italy’s referees as “the best in the world” after they ruled his handling offence in Juventus-Genoa was not a penalty.
Cristian Brocchi’s career could be over and his agent is pinning the blame on former Lazio teammate Francelino Matuzalem.
The agent of Ciro Immobile says the fact that Juventus wanted to re-sign his client in January shows how good he is.
Parma boss Roberto Donadoni has bemoaned his side's lack of composure in the final third against Fiorentina at the weekend.
Coach Antonio Conte has apologised to Italian referees after being told that Juventus were right to not be awarded a penalty in the draw with Genoa.
Milan’s Mario Balotelli was not the only January signing who earned his new club three points with an injury time goal at the weekend – Marco Rigoni did the same for Genoa.
Davide Ballardini revealed how he revived Genoa, while Vladimir Petkovic felt Lazio deserved more.
Lazio fell to a dramatic 3-2 last-gasp defeat in Genoa, while Fiorentina had their first win of 2013, there was a five-goal thriller in Pescara and Palermo collapsed.
Lazio aim to get back on track, but visit a revived Genoa side under new Coach Davide Ballardini and miss Hernanes.
Davide Ballardini held Juventus on his Genoa debut, so demands “intensity and aggression to beat Lazio” this afternoon.