PARMA NEWS

Lazio fell to a dramatic 3-2 last-gasp defeat in Genoa, while Fiorentina had their first win of 2013, there was a five-goal thriller in Pescara and Palermo collapsed.
Roberto Donadoni expects “a real test” of Parma’s potential when they go head-to-head with Fiorentina this afternoon.
Vincenzo Montella insists Fiorentina’s defeats have been “flukes” as they prepare to welcome high-flying Parma.
Parma managing director Pietro Leonardi has revealed that he tied up the deal to sign Macdonald Mariga 'in five minutes'.
Juventus have reportedly made a bid for Parma’s Ishak Belfodil as their January search for a new striker continues.
Inter have today confirmed that McDonald Mariga has joined Parma for the third time in his career.
Parma have officially signed Peruvian winger Alvaro Francisco Ampuero and MacDonald Mariga from Inter, while there are offers for Sotiris Ninis.
Mauro Zarate's agent has claimed that it may be difficult for his client to leave Lazio during the January transfer window.
New Parma signing Andrea Coda has admitted that he is delighted to have signed for the club.
Parma director general Pietro Leonardi says he never considered blocking Cristian Zaccardo’s move to Milan.
Napoli forward Marek Hamsik has insisted that this weekend's Serie A results are an indication that they can win the title.
Roberto Donadoni feels the result was harsh on Parma, but Walter Mazzarri hailed Napoli's performance.
Walter Mazzarri was full of praise for Napoli after they became the first side to conquer Parma and closed to within three points of Juventus.
Edinson Cavani’s late goal gave Napoli a potentially-decisive victory at the Tardini, closing the gap to three points, as Parma lost their unbeaten home record.
Napoli have a fantastic opportunity to close the gap on leaders Juventus, but face a Parma side that is still unbeaten at the Tardini.
Roberto Donadoni welcomes his new Parma players and notes they “worked on our own performance rather than just how to stop Napoli.”
Christian Maggio will miss Napoli’s difficult trip to Parma after undergoing surgery for a fractured left hand.
Parma striker Dorlan Pabon will officially join Mexican club Monterrey in June, though before then he could be loaned to Deportivo La Coruna.
Milan have confirmed that they have signed Cristian Zaccardo from Parma, with Djamel Mesbah and Rodney Strasser heading in the other direction.
“It is an honour” to join Milan, said new signing Cristian Zaccardo. “The negotiations began two weeks ago.”