PALERMO NEWS

Devis Mangia admits “that was a terrible performance and I can only apologise to the Palermo fans.”
Devis Mangia claims tonight’s foes Cesena are “the most difficult opponents we’ve faced in my time at Palermo.”
Palermo and Cagliari will take each other on in the January transfer market for Frederik Sorensen of Juventus.
Italian international Federico Balzaretti says he’s just focusing on Palermo and not a future at Paris Saint-Germain.
Fiorentina have made no approach for Josip Ilicic of Palermo. “It’s a journalistic invention,” noted his agent.
Palermo’s Mauricio Pinilla is the latest striker to be associated with a January switch to struggling Inter.
Palermo have dismissed the notion that Italian international Federico Balzaretti will leave the club in January.
Sebastian Giovinco and Francesco Valiani hit the woodwork, but Parma couldn’t break down Palermo in the fog.
Devis Mangia insists he has “an excellent rapport” with Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini, but feels the pressure ahead of Parma tonight.
President Maurizio Zamparini is running out of patience with Palermo. “We need to resolve our travel taboo, as the team have the wrong attitude.”
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has no regrets about hiring Devis Mangia – despite their awful away record.
Palermo have rejected speculation that they are pondering a January bid for Marco Borriello of Roma.
Marcelo Estigarribia could get his first start for Juventus tonight. “I doubt he’ll be afraid in Naples,” said fellow Paraguayan Edgar Barreto.
Fiorentina Coach Delio Rossi said he will “always thank” Palermo, although he feels his team deserved more today, including a penalty.
Devis Mangia reveals why he changed his goalkeeper for Palermo’s win over Fiorentina. “There were communication problems.”
Palermo Coach Devis Mangia has every respect for Delio Rossi and Fiorentina, “but I want to win.”
Delio Rossi is at the helm of Fiorentina and faces his beloved former club. “I hope the people of Palermo don’t ignore me.”
Josip Ilicic has admitted that he’d like to play for another Italian club if he one day eventually leaves Palermo.
Palermo have confirmed that Federico Balzaretti would like to join French giants Paris Saint-Germain.
Josip Ilicic’s agent has ruled out a January move away from Palermo, but not a transfer at the end of the season.