PARMA NEWS

President Aurelio De Laurentiis was involved in an altercation with a Napoli fan after the defeat to Parma.
Rafa Benitez confessed Napoli won’t get beyond third and are “missing something” after a 1-0 defeat to Parma.
Roberto Donadoni praised Parma’s “battling spirit and top class goal” as they did the double over Napoli.
Marco Parolo’s fierce strike allowed Parma to beat Napoli for the second time this season, putting the Ducali joint fifth.
Napoli director Riccardo Bigon hit back at Juventus chief Beppe Marotta. “The passion of the Neapolitans is only to be admired.”
Antonio Cassano is not even on the bench as Parma try to complete the double over Gonzalo Higuain’s Napoli.
Roberto Donadoni’s Parma already shocked Napoli once and he trusts they can do it again this evening.
Antonio Cassano is in the Parma squad to face Napoli, but it remains to be seen if he’s fit enough to start.
Rafa Benitez is impressed by Parma, building for Napoli’s future and insists they can catch Roma in second place.
Christian Maggio and Juan Zuniga are still out of action for Napoli’s visit to Parma on Sunday evening.
Chievo defender Nicolas Frey’s three-match ban has been quashed on appeal and Amauri’s cut to two.
Antonio Cassano trained away from the rest of his Parma teammates this morning, throwing into doubt his fitness for this weekend.
Pietro Leonardi has determined that Parma will ‘try until the end’ to achieve qualification into the Europa League.
Parma’s Antonio Benarrivo admits his side’s collective physical condition is not currently as good as it could be.
Douglas Maicon insisted the eight-point gap between Roma and Juventus “is all our own fault.”
Rodrigo Taddei thanked Roma Coach Rudi Garcia for renewing his enthusiasm for the sport after his first goal since 2011.
Roberto Donadoni said Parma are still in the running for the Europa League, while Roma impressed him more than Juventus.
Rudi Garcia couldn’t be entirely content with Roma’s 4-2 victory over Parma. “Their second goal made me angry.”
Miralem Pjanic reassured fans “nothing is finished” for the Scudetto race, but his Roma contract renewal is “certain.”
Roma thrashed Parma 4-2 in a tie originally rained off in February and closed the gap on Juventus to just eight points.