PALERMO NEWS

Atalanta inflicted Napoli’s first competitive defeat of the season, while Genoa conquered Bologna amid controversy, Cagliari beat Crotone and last-gasp Sampdoria held Palermo.
There are some intriguing fixtures today, as Juventus visit Empoli, Napoli go to Atalanta, Milan host Sassuolo, Torino face Fiorentina and tonight it’s the Roma-Inter showdown.
Coach Roberto De Zerbi feels Palermo are already ‘his team’ but wants his players to show hunger for success.
Marco Giampaolo says he feels the support of Sampdoria’s board and fans despite recent results.
President Maurizio Zamparini says he could remain at Palermo as a minority shareholder even after handing over control of the club.
It’s the last round before the break for international duty and there are some big games, including Torino-Fiorentina, Milan-Sassuolo and a huge Roma v Inter.
After an extended weekend of exciting, enthralling and entertaining Serie A football Dave Taylor selects his top XI from Week 6.
Massimiliano Allegri confirms “Gonzalo Higuain will play tomorrow” and warns Juventus “can’t win every game 3-0”.
Kwadwo Asamoah’s surgery was successful, so the Juventus midfielder will miss the next 45 days.
Maurizio Zamparini criticises Frank Cascio’s failed bid to buy Palermo but admits talks with a Chinese consortium over a possible sale are ongoing.
Juventus will be without both Daniele Rugani and Kwadwo Asamoah for the next six weeks.
American entrepreneur Frank Cascio has formally withdrawn his bid to buy Serie A club Palermo.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini admits he wanted to sign Mario Balotelli but is pleased the player appears to have turned a corner.
Daniele Rugani and Kwadwo Asamoah will have tests tomorrow after the Juventus pair both suffered sprained knees.
Roberto De Zerbi is proud of his Palermo players’ efforts in the 1-0 defeat to Juventus.
Max Allegri will “take the three points” at Palermo, even without a good performance, and defended his Juventus experiments.
Leonardo Bonucci “cannot think this is the real Juventus” and complimented Palermo after a hard-fought 1-0 away win.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s two Serie A games, as leaders Juventus visit Palermo and Napoli host third-placed Chievo.
A thoroughly unconvincing Juventus earned the 1-0 win away to Palermo thanks only to a deflected Dani Alves effort, as tactical experiments did not pay off.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta denied a Manchester City offer for Leonardo Bonucci or expensive gifts from Paul Pogba.