PALERMO NEWS

Bortolo Mutti has an injury crisis on his hands, but trusts Palermo can cause an upset against unbeaten Juventus. “We’re not defeated before kick-off.”
Antonio Conte has named a full-strength matchday squad to take to Palermo for the weekend’s match.
Lazio and Napoli’s injury-afflicted clash, Juve’s trip to bogey side Palermo and Cagliari’s 600-mile journey for a home game are all Week 31 highlights.
Emiliano Viviano is optimistic ahead of Palermo’s game with Juventus on Saturday. “Nobody is unbeatable!”
Roma have yet to make a move for Palermo’s Matias Silvestre – a player who his agent feels would be “perfect” for the Giallorossi.
Palermo ‘keeper Emiliano Viviano has spoken as a true Fiorentina supporter. “I could never play for Juventus.”
Fabrizio Miccoli is trying to convince Alessandro Del Piero to join Palermo in the summer. “I’d give him my No 10 shirt!”
Palermo are aware that it will take some effort to get a result against Scudetto-chasing Juventus on Saturday.
Palermo striker Igor Budan has mocked Saturday’s opponents Juventus, complaining they have “no world class players.”
Former Milan and Inter Coach Leonardo has explained why a lot of his transfer work as sporting director at Paris Saint-Germain has been based in Italy.
Stefano Pioli blames Bologna's own mistakes, but Bortolo Mutti can finally relax at Palermo.
Udinese and Fiorentina continue their crises with defeats, but 10-man Palermo shocked Bologna with their first away win of the season.
Bortolo Mutti has put the pressure on misfiring Josip Ilicic in Fabrizio Miccoli’s absence as Palermo visit Bologna.
Fabrizio Miccoli will miss Palermo’s game with Bologna due to compassionate leave. “He was very shaken.”
New Palermo team manager Christian Panucci has urged Josip Ilicic to change his season. “He’s a Ferrari driven like a FIAT 500.”
Josip Ilicic’s agent has again defended his player’s recent form and this time has a new reason for the decline suffered: “The Press is very biased against him.”
Bortolo Mutti insists he is “not worried” about the prospect of becoming the latest Palermo Coach to be fired.
Ahead of welcoming them to Bologna this weekend, Stefano Pioli has reflected on his brief stint in charge of Palermo last summer.
Palermo goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano admits that he is not in control of his future. “Inter will decide.”
Josip Ilicic’s agent has slammed the false transfer stories surrounding his client, but conceded that at this time, he is not happy at Palermo.