LIVORNO NEWS

The agent of Inter-owned Francesco Bardi is not surprised by the fresh transfer links with Cagliari.
Livorno Coach Davide Nicola slammed “hypocrites” who think their season has been a failure so far.
Vladimir Petkovic thought Lazio deserved even more goals, but Davide Nicola saw a timorous Livorno.
Vladimir Petkovic admits Miroslav Klose “makes everyone raise their game” and confirmed a Keita Balde row.
Fiorentina crushed Bologna, Miroslav Klose’s brace revived Lazio, Sampdoria and Torino earned shock away wins in Udine and Verona, while last-gasp Atalanta held Genoa.
This could be Vladimir Petkovic’s last game on the Lazio bench and he has Miroslav Klose back from the start against Livorno.
Livorno haven’t won away to Lazio since 1943, but Coach Davide Nicola is sure “we can fight it out with anyone.”
Lazio starlet Keita Balde is reportedly dropped for today’s game with Livorno due to a disciplinary matter.
Vladimir Petkovic believes Lazio “realised what they are risking and going through” ahead of their game with Livorno.
Davide Nicola was pleased with Livorno’s “confident performance” in a 2-2 draw with Milan.
Massimiliano Allegri complimented his hometown club Livorno, but blasted Milan for their “lack of determination.”
Mario Balotelli was philosophical about the crossbar denying a hat-trick against Livorno. “Next time it will go in.”
Mario Balotelli scored a stunning brace and hit the bar as Milan scrambled a late 2-2 draw away to Livorno.
Mario Balotelli, Ricky Kaka and Gabriel start as Max Allegri’s Milan face his hometown club Livorno.
Livorno boss Davide Nicola is confident his side can beat Milan when the two face each other on Saturday.
Massimiliano Allegri is happy to mark his 100th Milan game against hometown club Livorno, but is keeping alert.
Kevin Constant is out of Milan’s match with Livorno, but Mattia De Sciglio, Philippe Mexes and Christian Abbiati return.
Struggling Serie A outfit Livorno have reportedly decided against sacking boss Davide Nicola after the defeat to Chievo.
Domenico Di Carlo and Davide Ballardini are being linked with the Livorno job given the uncertainty over Davide Nicola.
Eugenio Corini sees a special Chievo experience, but Davide Nicola slammed Livorno's attitude.