PESCARA NEWS

Lorenzo Insigne leads out the Under-21 side in their Euro play-off with Sweden and is “excited” at doing so in his old Pescara hunting ground.
Giovanni Stroppa was disappointed with Pescara's attitude, but Vladimir Petkovic was proud of Lazio.
Vladimir Petkovic will not rule out Lazio going for something more than third place this season. “We always want to win.”
Lazio made short work of Pescara and Fiorentina won the Derby dell’Appennino, while Cagliari caused an upset on Ivo Pulga’s debut.
Mauro Zarate’s rapport with Lazio has become extremely tense again, as he is dropped for the trip to Pescara.
Vladimir Petkovic plans “tactical changes” when Lazio visit Pescara on Sunday afternoon. “If we stay solid, we have a good chance of winning.”
Milan have made no move for Mattia Perin, but the goalkeeper’s agent wouldn’t be surprised by an offer.
Massimo Ficcadenti wouldn't speak to the media, but Giovanni Stroppa praised Vladimir Weiss.
An investigation has been launched into Pescara defender Christian Terlizzi’s claim referee Carmine Russo “said he’d send me off at the first chance.”
Massimo Ficcadenti tells Cagliari “good performances are not enough anymore” ahead of their relegation dogfight with Pescara.
Pescara earned crucial points with Ivan Pelizzoli’s saves, but Coach Giovanni Stroppa warns he’s going back on the bench against Cagliari.
The Is Arenas is finally open to fans for Sunday’s Cagliari-Pescara game, although only one section will be able to host supporters.
Pescara celebrated their first win of the season with a Vladimir Weiss screamer after 10-man Palermo wasted numerous chances.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has hinted he’s not done wielding the axe. “I’m changing the club from a coaching and also directorial sense.”
Gian Piero Gasperini is looking for his first Palermo points this afternoon against a Pescara side without a victory.
Pescara Coach Giovanni Stroppa gives Palermo a lot of respect despite their difficulties. “They seem to be in better shape than their results suggest.”
Gian Piero Gasperini lost his Palermo debut and suggested the players “don’t look at the standings” ahead of tomorrow’s relegation tussle with Pescara.
Marco Verratti is convinced he made the right choice joining Paris Saint-Germain ahead of Juventus in the summer.
Stefano Pioli regrets dropping a lead, though Giovanni Stroppa feels Pescara earned the point.
Bologna Coach Stefano Pioli hopes to “ride the wave of enthusiasm” against Pescara after their shock victory over Roma.