SPAL NEWS

Piero Giacomelli hasn’t been given a Serie A game this weekend, after his controversial refereeing in the Lazio-Torino game on Monday.
Marco Borriello has confirmed that he will stay at SPAL after apologising for his sarcastic applause to supporters.
Marco Borriello is stuck at SPAL for the rest of the season despite increasing tension with the fans, as he has already played for two clubs.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s Serie A games, including Chievo-Roma, Napoli-Fiorentina and Milan-Bologna.
Fabio Pecchia admitted his ‘anger’ after Verona’s late capitulation denied them a vital victory against SPAL.
Leonardo Semplici praised the spirit of his SPAL players after they fought back late on to earn a draw with Verona.
SPAL wiped out a 2-0 deficit in the space of 120 seconds, fighting back late on to hold Hellas Verona in a 2-2 thriller.
Check all the confirmed line-ups for this afternoon’s Serie A games Napoli-Fiorentina, SPAL-Verona and Udinese-Benevento.
Verona Coach Fabio Pecchia says ‘now is the time’ for his side to seize the moment as they prepare to face SPAL.
Leonardo Semplici says SPAL’s next two Serie A matches could be vital in determining their season.
SPAL are celebrating their 110th birthday this week and will wear a special jersey against Verona harking back to its 1950s iteration.
Paolo Valeri has been announced as the referee for Saturday’s Derby d’Italia between Juventus and Inter.
Alessio Romagnoli, Andrea Poli and Dias Felipe are among the players suspended for this weekend in Serie A.
Milan’s trip to Benevento sees Gennaro Gattuso face Roberto De Zerbi, with the last meeting in the Lega Pro play-offs in 2016.
Radja Nainggolan and Diego Perotti took part in training today, so should be fit for Roma’s Champions League clash with Qarabag.
SPAL blamed referee Rosario Abisso for their 3-1 defeat to Roma, insisting “it wasn’t a red card on Dias Felipe and the second goal was offside.”
Eusebio Di Francesco said Roma “wanted victory at all costs” against SPAL, but was angry that they failed to keep a clean sheet.
Join us for all the build-up and action to today’s two big Serie A games, Roma-SPAL and leaders Napoli hosting reigning champions Juventus.
Roma made short work of 10-man SPAL, who saw Dias Felipe sent off after 10 minutes, winning 3-1 with Edin Dzeko, Kevin Strootman and Lorenzo Pellegrini.
Roma director Monchi urged fans not to be “hasty” with Patrik Schick and is glad Diego Perotti wasn’t hurt in today’s car crash.