PALERMO NEWS

Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has insisted that his side can avoid relegation come the end of the season.
Josip Ilicic is confident his Palermo side can escape relegation from Serie A. “We’re still alive.”
Shakhtar Donetsk Coach Mircea Lucescu believes that Inter have paid for their lengthy injury list this season.
Palermo boss Giuseppe Sannino believes that Sunday's draw with Catania keeps them in place to stay in Serie A.
Rolando Maran reveals Catania's anger at the late equaliser, but Giuseppe Sannino hailed Palermo's hunger.
It was a spectacular afternoon in Serie A, as Fiorentina beat Torino 4-3, bottom of the table Pescara stalled Roma and the Sicilian Derby was decided with the last kick of the game.
The Derby di Sicilia is set to be a fiery one, as Catania can push for Europe and potentially send rivals Palermo into Serie B.
The Sicilian Derby gives Catania the opportunity to push arch rivals Palermo towards Serie B this afternoon, so Rolando Maran expects “strong emotions.”
Palermo go into the Sicilian Derby against Catania and desperately need points to escape relegation. “A few weeks ago we were given up for dead, but we came back,” said Giuseppe Sannino.
Palermo forward Josip Ilicic will be fit for the derby match against Catania, the club have confirmed this evening.
Palermo won’t consider what to do with Fiorentina goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano until the season has come to an end.
Signing a new contract at Palermo is at the bottom of the priority list for Fabrizio Miccoli, says his agent.
Palermo have confirmed that captain Fabrizio Miccoli will not be available for the Sicilian derby at Catania.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamaprini has insisted that Catania are favourites for the Sicilian derby this weekend.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has claimed that his side 'need a miracle' to stay in Serie A.
Palermo goalkeeper Stefano Sorrentino publicly apologised after his howler. “If the win didn’t come, it was purely my fault.”
Giuseppe Sannino insists Palermo won't give up now, while Stefano Pioli commented on the penalty appeals.
Palermo wasted a glorious opportunity to climb out of the relegation zone, as Stefano Sorrentino’s howler gifted Bologna a 1-1 draw.
Palermo bid for a third consecutive victory to drag themselves out of the relegation zone against a Bologna side who aren’t entirely safe yet.
Bologna are not mathematically safe yet, so Stefano Pioli fears the “sky high enthusiasm” of this early kick-off in Palermo.