SASSUOLO NEWS

Sassuolo President Giorgio Squinzi confirms they hope to keep Gregoire Defrel “for the entire season”.
Despite reports that Gregoire Defrel is close to Roma, Sassuolo’s CEO insists “nothing has changed”.
Sassuolo will are reportedly considering Alberto Paloschi or Ilija Nestorovski as potential replacements, should Gregoire Defrel leave for Roma.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni said they “want to become protagonists and challenging for silverware must become an obsession.”
Eusebio Di Francesco admits “the club must decide” whether Sassuolo sell Francesco Acerbi and Gregoire Defrel.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, starting with Juventus-Lazio through Palermo-Inter and Roma-Cagliari.
Sassuolo swept Pescara aside at the Stadio Adriatico, including an Alessandro Matri brace and late parried penalty.
Massimo Oddo reveals Pescara recently stayed at the Rigopiano Hotel, crushed by an avalanche, as a minute’s silence will be held before the game with Sassuolo.
Eusebio Di Francesco concedes Sassuolo striker Gregoire Defrel “is not helped” by Roma rumours ahead of the Pescara game.
Chievo striker Antonio Floro Flores has officially joined Serie B side Bari on loan.
Sassuolo director Giovanni Carnevali confirms they “turned down” a Leicester City offer for Francesco Acerbi, but “Roma didn’t ask for Gregoire Defrel.”
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni confirmed they are looking for “a player who is ready to make the difference” straight away.
Pescara’s Serie A match with Sassuolo has been given the all-clear for Sunday after an inspection of the Stadio Adriatico for earthquake damage.
Reports in Italy say Leicester City are determined to sign Sassuolo defender Francesco Acerbi, but they need to raise their offer.
Gregoire Defrel is eager to join Roma in January, but Sassuolo director Giovanni Carnevali warned “he’s not for sale and must do what we say.”
Cesena Coach Andrea Camplone felt his minnows knocked Sassuolo out of the Coppa Italia because “in a one-off game anything can happen.”
Sassuolo paid the price for sitting on a 1-0 lead, as Serie B outfit Cesena caused a huge outfit with their 2-1 Coppa Italia victory.
Pescara’s Serie A match against Sassuolo on Sunday is at risk after the area was struck by floods and more earthquakes.
Domenico Berardi is not part of the Sassuolo squad, as they face Cesena in the Coppa Italia.
Liverpool have been re-linked with Sassuolo forward Domenico Berardi.