SASSUOLO NEWS

Sassuolo director general Giovanni Carnevali ‘wants to keep Sime Vrsaljko’ despite reported interest from Barcelona and Juventus.
Sassuolo defender Francesco Acerbi says “I don’t think about the past” ahead of facing former club Milan.
Paolo Cannavaro was cleared of simulation for Sassuolo against Lazio, while Danilo Cataldi and Blerim Dzemaili are suspended.
Mario Balotelli is yet to return to training with his Milan teammates, struggling with a sports hernia.
Milan Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic is reportedly ready to make 16-year-old Gianluigi Donnarumma the youngster goalkeeper ever to appear in Serie A.
With Sassuolo sneaking up on a Champions League place, Dave Taylor selects his top XI from Week 8.
Barcelona sporting director Ariedo Braida reportedly watched Sime Vrsaljko for Sassuolo against Lazio, with Juventus also keen.
Milan Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic reportedly has ten days to save his job, with home games against Sassuolo and Chievo coming up.
Eusebio Di Francesco told Sassuolo to “enjoy the moment” after seeing off Lazio for fourth place.
Lazio Coach Stefano Pioli struggled to accept their 2-1 defeat to Sassuolo. “It was not a penalty.”
Sassuolo shocked Lazio and catch them in the table, while Genoa won a five-goal thriller with Chievo and Atalanta scored from a corner.
Lazio have Miroslav Klose back in the starting XI as they visit high-flying Sassuolo in a fight for third place.
Follow all the action as it happens from the six Serie A afternoon games, including an unexpected title clash between Napoli and Fiorentina.
Stefano Pioli wants Lazio to get all three points against Sassuolo and ignore their injury crisis.
Miroslav Klose and Alessandro Matri are back in the Lazio squad to face Sassuolo.
Alessandro Matri insists Lazio have “no excuses” against Sassuolo, despite a lengthy injury list.
Juventus are after Sassuolo full-back Sime Vrsaljko, but may have to face the competition of Barcelona.
Paolo Valeri will officiate the Derby d’Italia between Inter and Juventus on Sunday night.
Simone Zaza’s agent ruled out a January loan after struggling for playing time. “He’ll give everything for Juventus.”
Antonio Conte warns he “won’t be conditioned by anyone” when choosing his Italy squad for Euro 2016 and maybe beyond.