PALERMO NEWS

There is confusion at Palermo, as director Nicola Salerno insists he “never” negotiated for Jonathan Biabiany, despite President Maurizio Zamparini’s claims.
Palermo have officially extended defender Giuseppe Pezzella’s contract to June 2020.
FC Mainz05 have officially captured the signature of attacking midfielder Robin Quaison from Palermo.
Inter winger Jonathan Biabiany has reportedly turned down a surprise offer from Chelsea.
Chelsea are reportedly showing surprise interest in Inter winger Jonathan Biabiany.
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Palermo have agreed terms with Mainz 05 to sell Sweden international Robin Quaison for €2.5m plus bonuses, it’s reported.
Maurizio Sarri was “disappointed by the result, but not the performance” after Napoli were held 1-1 at home by Palermo.
Diego Lopez insists the Palermo point away to Napoli on his debut “might not seem like much, but to us it’s huge.”
Palermo wing-back Andrea Rispoli feels the arrival of fourth Coach Diego Lopez helped “solidify” the side for a 1-1 draw at Napoli.
Dries Mertens admits Napoli “should’ve taken our chances” after a 1-1 draw with Palermo, although the Sicilians “sat back behind the ball.”
Napoli laid siege throughout and wasted numerous chances, but were surprisingly held by relegation strugglers Palermo on Diego Lopez’s debut.
Faouzi Ghoulam is back in the Napoli starting XI against Palermo and warns “this is a test of our maturity.”
Napoli try to continue their perfect start to 2017 by hosting Palermo, who make their debut under new Coach Diego Lopez.
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Bundesliga side Mainz have reportedly agreed terms with Palermo for Juventus target Robin Quaison, but the player needs to give the all-clear.
Napoli are without Lorenzo Tonelli, Ivan Strinic and Arkadiusz Milik for tomorrow’s match with Palermo.
Maurizio Sarri wants Napoli to “prove our mentality really has changed” with a victory over Palermo, shrugging off distractions.
Napoli midfielder Allan claims teammate Dries Mertens “is more than a champion” as Real Madrid have proved there are no “unbeatable” teams.
New Palermo boss Diego Lopez insists Maurizio Zamparini “made a great impression on me”, despite the President’s managerial trigger finger.