PALERMO NEWS

Stephan El Shaarawy, Edin Dzeko and Bruno Peres gave Roma a much-needed victory away to Palermo, ending their negative streak to retain second place.
Palermo President Paul Baccaglini assured fans he has “a more consistent view” than predecessor Maurizio Zamparini and pledged a sacrifice in case of safety.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni has full faith in Luciano Spalletti’s squad rotation against Palermo and discussed President James Pallotta’s comments.
Wojciech Szczesny admits there is “a bit of pressure” on Roma ahead of their difficult trip to Palermo.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s seven Serie A games, from the Sassuolo-Bologna derby through Inter-Atalanta, Napoli-Crotone, Fiorentina-Cagliari and Palermo-Roma.
Roma make quite a few changes for their trip to Palermo, as Stephan El Shaarawy is the centre-forward and Clement Grenier starts, but must win to recapture second place.
New Palermo President Paul Baccaglini denied rumours they are in talks with Claudio Ranieri, but “we want to expand our brand all over the world.”
Diego Perotti is out of Roma’s trip to Palermo and Kostas Manolas suspended, while Luciano Spalletti confirmed Edin Dzeko will rest.
Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti was asked about his future after Juventus reports. “I have not signed any pre-contracts with anyone.”
Luciano Spalletti admits Roma have “one tyre stuck in the mud and I am at the wheel,” but they can emerge from their sticky situation against Palermo.
Palermo are reportedly looking to bring in former Leicester City Coach Claudio Ranieri.
Roma have been fined €10,000 for discriminatory chanting in the defeat to Napoli.
New Palermo President Paul Baccaglini will meet the mayor “to start talking about the stadium and training ground”.
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Palermo have announced that Paul Baccaglini is their new President, with the Italo-American’s takeover almost complete.
Torino President Urbano Cairo admits Andrea Belotti has already outgrown his €100m release clause. “It should now be €150m.”
Diego Lopez concedes Palermo still make too many costly errors after they collapsed to a 3-1 defeat at Torino.
Sinisa Mihajlovic joked that if Andrea Belotti continues his scoring form, Torino “will have to increase the €100m release clause.”
Palermo were leading in Turin, but Andrea Belotti destroyed his old club with a hat-trick, taking his Serie A tally to 22 goals.
Diego Lopez claims he would “stick” with Palermo striker Ilija Nestorovski over Torino’s Andrea Belotti ahead of Sunday’s clash between the two sides.