PARMA NEWS

Roberto Donadoni forgave the referee after Parma’s defeat to Lazio and welcomed the new club owners.
Stefano Pioli praised Lazio’s “character and determination” to fight back for a 2-1 victory away to Parma.
Lazio inflicted another defeat on unlucky Parma, while Atalanta’s spectacular comeback sank Cesena 3-2.
Parma director general Pietro Leonardi confirmed Parma have agreed terms with new Russian-Cypriot owners.
There are reports Parma President Tommaso Ghirardi has sold the club to a Russian-Cypriot conglomerate.
Both Parma and Lazio are in dire need of points and face off in a tense Stadio Tardini clash.
Roberto Donadoni insists “it can’t go wrong all the time” for Parma and does not regret turning down the Lazio job.
Antonio Conte will reportedly ask Franco Vazquez, Jose Mauri and Gianluca Gaudino to play for Italy.
Lazio have numerous absentees for the trip to Parma, including Antonio Candreva, Ederson and Michael Ciani.
Stefano Pioli admits the Miroslav Klose-Filip Djordjevic partnership is “an option” as Lazio take on Parma.
There are reports Patrice Evra could return to Manchester United, so Juventus bring back Paolo De Ceglie from Parma.
Gabriel Paletta’s agent says the defender will leave Parma either in January or this summer.
Amid reports Hernan Crespo is ready to replace Roberto Donadoni, captain Alessandro Lucarelli insists Parma “aren’t dead yet.”
Beppe Iachini is confident “Paulo Dybala can become a champion” after scoring in Palermo’s 2-1 win over Parma.
Parma Coach Roberto Donadoni accused Palermo forward Paulo Dybala of “unsporting behaviour.”
Fiorentina thrashed Cagliari 4-0 and Genoa climbed into third, but Palermo sank Parma and Atalanta stalled Empoli.
Sampdoria forward Stefano Okaka almost gave up on football, thanked Antonio Cassano, would only play for Italy and transforms into “a beast” on the field.
The Lega Serie A have banned Atalanta’s Richmond Boakye for two games, and handed one game suspensions to five others.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero isn’t ruling out a return to the club for Antonio Cassano, and reveals Stefano Okaka’s asking price.
Empoli got their second consecutive victory, but Maurizio Sarri warned “there’s a long road to safety.”