SASSUOLO NEWS

Benevento Coach Roberto De Zerbi says it is up to his players to ‘make it happen’ if they are to turn their fortunes around.
Giorgio Squinzi has joined the calls for Carlo Tavecchio to resign and accused Giampiero Ventura of ignoring Sassuolo players when he was Italy CT.
Gianluca Rocchi has been confirmed as the referee for this weekend’s Derby della Capitale.
Paolo Cannavaro launched a scathing attack on the “mummies in charge of the FIGC” and blamed foreign players for Italy’s failure to reach the World Cup.
Atletico Madrid have reportedly set an €18m asking price for Napoli target Sime Vrsaljko.
Domenico Berardi’s agent confessed the Sassuolo talent would consider it “an honour to work with Eusebio Di Francesco again” at Roma.
Eusebio Di Francesco is confident Roma will “fight for the Scudetto to the end” and cites Pep Guardiola as an influence on his football.
Serie A has announced its winter dates for this season, with matches spanning across Christmas and New Year.
It is reported that Napoli have made contact with Sime Vrsaljko with a view to signing him from Atletico Madrid.
Cristian Bucchi is reportedly at risk of losing his job as Sassuolo Coach, following the defeat to Milan.
Cristian Bucchi concedes it has been difficult to replace Eusebio Di Francesco at Sassuolo and “change an approach they’ve had for six years.”
Vincenzo Montella has “great belief” that Milan and their star names will “inevitably improve” after a victory away to Sassuolo.
Suso admits “it was a delicate moment for the Coach and for us,” as Milan won 2-0 at Sassuolo to keep Vincenzo Montella on the bench.
Alessio Romagnoli’s header and a trademark Suso left-foot curler gave Milan the victory at Sassuolo to save Vincenzo Montella’s job.
Milan director Massimiliano Mirabelli insists “Vincenzo Montella has our faith” and shrugged off questions about Antonio Conte.
Leonardo Bonucci warns “Milan need to win this evening” against Sassuolo and he must “give to Milan what I was able to give other teams.”
Sassuolo midfielder Simone Missiroli believes tonight’s clash with Milan “will be played more with the mind than the feet.”
Vincenzo Montella could well be sacked if Milan fail to beat Sassuolo tonight and he relies on Nikola Kalinic, Suso and Hakan Calhanoglu.
Join us for build-up and action from today’s Serie A games, including Inter-Torino, Fiorentina-Roma, Chievo-Napoli, Juventus-Benevento, Sassuolo-Milan.
Vincenzo Montella could be sacked if Milan lose to Sassuolo this evening and they might even tempt Antonio Conte from Chelsea early.