SASSUOLO NEWS

Sassuolo have won the prestigious Viareggio Cup, an annual world youth tournament, by beating Empoli on penalties.
Estudiantes midfielder Santiago Ascacibar “has been in contact with several Serie A clubs, the same is true of Germany and Spain,” confirmed his agent.
Lorenzo Pellegrini’s agent is “not surprised” Milan want the Sassuolo midfielder but “a lot of teams like him”.
Roberto Donadoni is emerging as the potential new Fiorentina Coach, although Eusebio Di Francesco remains the favourite.
Fiorentina are reportedly pushing hard to bring in Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco for next season.
Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco admits it’s “gratifying” to be linked with Fiorentina but “I still have a two-year contract”.
Milan Coach Vincenzo Montella credits his predecessor, Sinisa Mihajlovic, for Gianluigi Donnarumma’s development.
Atalanta Coach Gian Piero Gasperini admits it would be “a small disappointment” to miss out on European football.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri has won the Panchina d’Oro, beating Juventus’ Max Allegri and Sassuolo’s Eusebio Di Francesco.
Sassuolo midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini responds to links with Juventus and Roma, revealing 'we'll see in the summer'.
Fiorentina could reportedly move for Inter boss Stefano Pioli in the event that he leaves the Nerazzurri this summer.
Andrea Pirlo is impressed with the “quality generation” of Italy players coming through, including Marco Verratti, but “Gigi Buffon is still the best.”
Italy’s Under-21 side earned a confident 2-1 friendly victory away to the European Championship hosts Poland, even though Alberto Cerri missed a penalty.
President Giorgio Squinzi wants Domenico Berardi to “become a symbol of Sassuolo” but “if someone comes in with €50m…”
Sassuolo President Giorgio Squinzi calls talk of an auction for Domenico Berardi “journalistic fantasies”.
Sassuolo director general Giovanni Carnevali says €40m would be “an appropriate figure” for Domenico Berardi.
Gregoire Defrel’s agent admits talks with Roma “sank” in January but will not rule out a second round of negotiations in the summer.
Luciano Spalletti expressed increasing frustration with reporters asking about his Roma future. “If it’s easier, I won’t go to Press conferences.”
Roma President Jim Pallotta praised Coach Luciano Spalletti after beating Sassuolo, but for the future “a lot of it is up to him. I’d love him to stay.”
Eusebio Di Francesco insists Sassuolo “deserved to be leading at half-time” rather than trailing, as they eventually lost 3-1 to Roma.