PALERMO NEWS

Roberto Donadoni believes 'it's about the mindset, not the tactics' as Bologna prepare to visit Palermo.
President Maurizio Zamparini says Beppe Iachini can "99 per cent" keep Palermo in Serie A.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini insists his words on Alberto Gilardino were “distorted”.
President Maurizio Zamparini says Alberto Gilardino is out of place in Palermo and reveals he wanted Coach Roberto Donadoni.
Beppe Iachini admits Palermo “have changed” in the last three months after a 5-0 defeat to Roma on his comeback.
Luciano Spalletti asked Roma captain Francesco Totti “do you want to be a Ryan Giggs, a Pavel Nedved or a player?”
Luciano Spalletti revealed why he “had to” send Francesco Totti home. “You must have respect for everyone.”
Kevin Strootman celebrated his comeback after 13 months. “I feel like a player again now.”
Roma 5-0 Palermo had it all with Edin Dzeko’s horror miss and brace, Mohamed Salah’s impossible goal and Kevin Strootman’s comeback.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni assured there is “no punishment” for Francesco Totti, “but we can’t get distracted by the situations of individuals.”
Francesco Totti is frozen out, so Roma seek a fifth consecutive victory against a Palermo side with Beppe Iachini back.
Carlo Mazzone accused Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti of “seeking glory by destroying Francesco Totti’s image.”
Fiorentina fought harder than expected to win 3-2 at Atalanta and keep third place, Sassuolo won a five-goal thriller with Empoli and Genoa earned a dramatic victory.
Join us for all the action from today’s six Serie A games, including Atalanta-Fiorentina, Frosinone-Lazio and Roma-Palermo.
Coach Luciano Spalletti did not call up captain Francesco Totti for Roma-Palermo, confirming a rift.
Alberto Gilardino can see Luciano Spalletti’s impact on Roma, but hopes Palermo can throw a spanner in the works.
European and relegation battles take centre stage with Fiorentina away to Atalanta, Lazio’s derby with Frosinone, Roma-Palermo and tomorrow’s Napoli-Milan.
Luciano Spalletti thought he’d “make a more immediate impact” on Roma’s mentality and said Francesco Totti could start against Palermo.
Luciano Spalletti takes the blame for Daniele De Rossi’s injury and confirms Kevin Strootman will be in the Roma squad against Palermo.
Palermo defender Edoardo Goldaniga could miss the game with Roma after a family bereavement.