SASSUOLO NEWS

Eusebio Di Francesco notes Sassuolo “deserved” Europa League qualification, and hopes Alessandro Matri is just saving up his goals.
Sassuolo join Roma, Fiorentina and Inter in the Europa League group stage after a draw with Red Star.
Alessandro Matri starts for Sassuolo, as they look to complete Europa League qualification at Red Star.
Carlo Ancelotti agrees Serie A is between Juventus, Roma and Napoli, but he's following Sassuolo.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini said he can “be a father figure” to Mario Balotelli.
FC Sion confirmed they are “discussing the possible loan of Mario Balotelli” from Liverpool.
Eusebio Di Francesco warns Sassuolo “must act as if we’re on 0-0 and play to win” against Red Star in the Europa League play-off.
Sassuolo have agreed terms for Cesena winger Antonino Ragusa, beating West Ham United, according to SportItalia.
Wolfsburg are reportedly prepared to offer €8m for Sassuolo defender Francesco Acerbi.
Sassuolo general manager Giovanni Carnevali admits the Europa League is “a dream”.
Torino are after Roma's William Vainqueur, but only after they can sell Davide Zappacosta to Sassuolo.
Mario Balotelli keeps being linked to a variety of teams, the latest being Nantes and even Manchester United.
Liverpool outcast Mario Balotelli has been proposed to Everton by agent Mino Raiola and is seen as an alternative to Manolo Gabbiadini.
CEO Giovanni Carnevali reveals Sassuolo were offered Mario Balotelli but “we refused”.
Eusebio Di Francesco was impressed with new faces and noted Sassuolo “like to dream” after a victory away to Palermo.
Lazio celebrated a seven-goal thriller in Bergamo, Sassuolo conquered Palermo, while Sampdoria won at Empoli and Bologna squeezed past Crotone.
Join us for today’s EIGHT Serie A games, including Sinisa Mihajlovic’s Milan-Torino revenge, a new Napoli at Pescara and Frank de Boer’s Inter with Chievo.
Davide Ballardini believes Palermo fans “realise we are united and want to prove we belong in Serie A” ahead of the Sassuolo opener.
Eusebio Di Francesco warns Sassuolo face a “tough match” against Palermo just days after sweeping Red Star aside.
The 2016-17 Serie A opening weekend continues with eight games, including Sinisa Mihajlovic seeking Milan-Torino revenge, Napoli at Pescara and Frank de Boer’s Inter with Chievo.