Palermo crush Catania in Sicilian Derby
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.
The Sicilian Derby lights up Saturday night in Serie A with Fabrizio Miccoli attempting to revive Palermo against high-flying Catania.
Lo Monaco: 'Sicilian Derby is war'
Palermo director Pietro Lo Monaco is firing up the troops ahead of tonight’s Sicilian Derby against his former club Catania. “This is no time for nostalgia – it’s war.”
Gasperini told duo can co-exist
Palermo chief Maurizio Zamparini has offered boss Gian Piero Gasperini some advice. “Fabrizio Miccoli and Paulo Dybala can co-exist.”
Catania-Palermo 'verbal violence' erupts
The Sicilian derby is already heating up after Catania exchanged vicious insults with Palermo director Pietro Lo Monaco on “vulgarity, verbal violence and pathetic, demented statements.”
Gasperini axe rumours ‘intolerable’
Palermo director Pietro Lo Monaco has made it clear that his club will not consider the dismissal of boss Gian Piero Gasperini.
Palermo back boss Gasperini
Palermo chief Maurizio Zamparini has insisted that Coach Gian Piero Gasperini’s job is safe despite another loss.
Stefano Pioli thanked Bologna's players for the deserved win, but Gian Piero Gasperini faces the harsh reality.
Zamparini: 'Gasp not at risk'
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini insists Gian Piero Gasperini “is not at risk” despite their eight-man defeat to Bologna.
Wk13: Red mist descends!
This was an extremely tense weekend with seven red cards, saved penalties and last-gasp comebacks that reshuffle the bottom of the table.
Pioli admits to Bologna woes
Bologna are increasingly desperate and would be bottom without Siena’s points penalty. “We need a result against Palermo,” admits Stefano Pioli.
Gasp fears Diamanti effect
Gian Piero Gasperini has a striker shortage for Palermo and knows who to fear in Bologna. “Alessandro Diamanti is public enemy number one.”
Maran ignores Sicilian derby
Catania boss Rolando Maran warns his men must focus on Chievo, because being distracted by the upcoming Sicilian derby would be “a huge mistake.”
Arevalo Rios could quit Palermo
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini reveals Egidio Arevalo Rios has a “personal reason” behind a potential January exit.
Perinetti praises Palermo pair
Former Palermo director Giorgio Perinetti has praised the club's South American forward duo – Abel Hernandez and Paulo Dybala.
Sirigu: PSG was only option
Salvatore Sirigu has revealed that he joined Paris Saint-Germain in the summer of 2011 because he had no other Italian options.
Dybala's first Palermo birthday
Paulo Dybala celebrated his 19th birthday with Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini after breaking his Serie A duck.
Munoz on Dybala & early form
Palermo defender Ezequiel Munoz has praised countryman Paulo Dybala after his impressive start to the season.
Miccoli will allow contract to expire
Fabrizio Miccoli says that he won’t make a decision on his future until his contract at Palermo has expired.
Palermo had lined up Reja…
Palermo would have sacked Gian Piero Gasperini on Sunday had they not beaten Sampdoria, claims Sport Mediaset.
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