Gian Piero Gasperini still has reservations over Paulo Dybala, but Ciro Ferrara won't resign after a seventh straight defeat.
Diamond Dybala sinks Samp
Palermo sent Sampdoria to a seventh consecutive defeat thanks to 18-year-old talent Paulo Dybala’s debut Serie A brace. La Joya won’t turn 19 until November 15.
Today’s lunchtime kick-off is a huge relegation dogfight between Palermo and Sampdoria, whose seasons are hanging by a thread.
Gasp: 'Samp our only target'
Gian Piero Gasperini warns Palermo that today’s lunchtime relegation tussle with Sampdoria is “our only objective.”
Samp re-routed to Palermo
Sampdoria face a gruelling journey to reach Palermo for Sunday’s lunchtime kick-off after their flight was cancelled.
Ferrara: 'A different Samp'
Ciro Ferrara has hinted at “a different Sampdoria to the one seen recently” when they try to end a six-game losing streak in Palermo.
Zampa drops 'heartless' players
President Maurizio Zamparini has warned of a January revolution at Palermo, taking out “those players who do not have character or heart.”
Mantovani needs knee surgery
Palermo’s problematic season is getting worse as defender Andrea Mantovani could be out of action for the next six months.
Miccoli relief at test results
Palermo are breathing a sigh of relief after tests ruled out a thigh strain for captain Fabrizio Miccoli.
'Palermo can finish in top half'
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini believes his relegation-threatened side can finish in the top 10 this season.
Ilicic has ‘no issue’ with Gasp
Josip Ilicic has no issue with being dropped by Palermo Coach Gian Piero Gasperini, nor he is planning on a January departure, says his agent.
Palermo want Miccoli to stay
Palermo have again underlined their intention to hand club captain Fabrizio Miccoli a new contract in Sicily.
Miccoli set for thigh tests
Palermo will anxiously await the results of tests after Fabrizio Miccoli picked up an injury in last night’s 4-1 loss at Roma.
Gasp: 'Palermo up for relegation'
Gian Piero Gasperini warns Palermo have to “save ourselves from relegation” this season and sell players who don’t commit in January.
Zeman: 'Roma can work together'
Zdenek Zeman praised Roma’s midfield and forwards for finally helping out in defence, but admits to a concern ahead of the Derby della Capitale.
Destro Roma hero and villain
Roma got back on track with a 4-1 victory over Palermo, but Mattia Destro scored his debut goal and got sent off – all in seven minutes on the pitch!
Roma miss Daniele De Rossi and Leandro Castan, but welcome a Palermo side that has a similar all-attack approach to football. Bring on the fireworks!
Gasp: 'Roma can be extraordinary'
Gian Piero Gasperini expects Palermo to face a very tough test against Roma on Sunday evening, as Zdenek Zeman’s football “can be extraordinary.”
Zeman: 'Why should Roma change?'
Zdenek Zeman prepares for Palermo and is bullish in defending Roma after two consecutive defeats. “Why should I change? Barcelona keep the same attitude.”
Roma lose De Rossi
Daniele De Rossi is likely to miss Roma’s match with Palermo tomorrow evening after he skipped training.
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