PALERMO NEWS

Palermo midfielder Franco Brienza has claimed he is happy to see Juventus boss Antonio Conte return the bench.
Genoa are set to make a January transfer bid for Fiorentina defender Mattia Cassani, according to reports in Italy.
Palermo chief Maurizio Zamparini thinks that a Juventus side made up of ‘normal’ players could reach the Champions League Final.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has reportedly contacted Palermo’s Paulo Dybala about a possible international future with the Azzurri.
Fabrizio Miccoli says he’d like to end his career at Palermo, but refused to rule out the possibility of a summer exit.
Palermo vice-President Guglielmo Micciche believes his side have what it takes to overcome Juventus this weekend.
Gian Piero Gasperini is resigned to the fact San Siro and Inter represent only “disappointment and regret” in his career.
Andrea Stramaccioni admits Inter had some luck to beat Palermo and insists the club is not ‘bullying’ Wesley Sneijder.
Inter needed more than a bit of luck to get the better of Gian Piero Gasperini’s Palermo, winning only thanks to an own goal.
Gian Piero Gasperini returns to San Siro seeking revenge as Paulo Dybala leads Palermo against Inter’s Rodrigo Palacio and Diego Milito.
Palermo Coach Gian Piero Gasperini is adamant he does not want “revenge” against Inter, though he has “regrets” that his ideas are only now being implemented.
Despite declaring Wesley Sneijder had trained regularly and was “available,” Andrea Stramaccioni has left him out of the Inter squad to face Palermo.
Carlo Ancelotti is “disappointed” with Javier Pastore at PSG and Maurizio Zamparini confirms Inter would like him as a replacement for Wesley Sneijder.
Andrea Stramaccioni has broken ranks with Inter and insisted Wesley Sneijder “is available” for tomorrow’s match with Palermo.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has officially bought into struggling club Triestina, who went bankrupt in June.
Palermo have sensationally crashed out of the Coppa Italia with a 2-1 home defeat to 10-man Serie B side Hellas Verona.
Palermo chief Maurizio Zamparini has quickly dismissed suggestions that the club could re-sign Javier Pastore.
Rolando Maran concedes Catania “did not play well” against rivals Palermo. “This defeat really burns.”
Gian Piero Gasperini hailed Palermo’s Derby di Sicilia triumph and revealed Fabrizio Miccoli “promised to take us all out for dinner.”
Fabrizio Miccoli scored his 100th Serie A goal and Josip Ilicic bagged a brace as Palermo got back on track by crushing Catania 3-1 in the Sicilian Derby.