PALERMO NEWS

Giuseppe Sannino feels today’s lunchtime match with Bologna is “fundamentally important” for Palermo’s chances of escaping relegation.
Bologna must do without Alessandro Diamanti and Diego Perez against Palermo tomorrow, as they have not recovered from injury.
Palermo’s Josip Ilicic has confirmed that he turned down the opportunity to join Dynamo Kiev at the start of 2013.
Palermo and President Maurizio Zamparini have been fined €25,000 each after insulting referee Sebastiano Peruzzo after the Milan match.
Josip Ilicic says his struggling Palermo side should not be fighting to escape relegation to Serie B.
Teenager Paulo Dybala will remain with Palermo next season, club President Maurizio Zamparini has stated.
Bologna could be without star player Alessandro Diamanti for Sunday’s game with Palermo after he pulled up with an injury in training.
Palermo centre-back Steve von Bergen believes that his side have what it takes to avoid relegation come the end of the season.
The agent of Josip Ilicic has cooled speculation that the Palermo player could be heading to Roma at the end of the season.
Fiorentina are hoping to sign on-loan Emiliano Viviano outright at the end of the season, but they want a discount from Palermo.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has conceded that he was wrong to sack Giuseppe Sannino earlier in the season.
Delio Rossi apologised after this poor performance, but Giuseppe Sannino demanded more focus.
Josip Ilicic inspired Palermo’s shock victory away to Sampdoria, but Parma held Siena, Cagliari stalled Catania and Antonio Di Natale sank Chievo.
Palermo’s hopes of safety have been revived after beating Roma, but Giuseppe Sannino insists “the Sword of Damocles” still hangs over them ahead of a clash with Sampdoria.
Nenad Krsticic has joined the injury list, leaving Sampdoria with problems in midfield against Palermo.
Delio Rossi admits it will feel a little strange when Sampdoria take on his old Palermo side, potentially pushing them towards relegation.
Palermo midfielder Massimo Donati has claimed that his side are in 'very bad water' as they sit on the brink of relegation.
Palermo chief Maurizio Zamparini has admitted that he expects the club to be relegated to Serie B.
Palermo will make no decision about the future of Josip Ilicic until the season has come to an end.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini believes that the club's next two games could decide whether or not they stay in Serie A.