TORINO NEWS

Gigi Di Biagio named his Italy Under-21 squad for the crucial European Championship play-offs with Slovakia.
Radja Nainggolan, Dries Mertens and Torino goalkeeper Jean-Francois Gillet have been called up by Belgium.
Torino have named their squad for the Europa League match against FC Copenhagen.
Giampiero Ventura has outlined Torino’s ambition to go as far as they can in the Europa League, for what it means to the club.
Fabio Quagliarella is happy with continuity at Torino, hopes for an Italy recall and reflects on similarities between Giampiero Ventura and Antonio Conte.
Giampiero Ventura has regrets over Torino’s 1-1 draw with Fiorentina and explains his Daniele Padelli decision.
Vincenzo Montella said Fiorentina “controlled from start to finish” and slammed Torino’s defensive approach.
Cagliari took a shock 4-1 victory over 10-man Inter at San Siro, but Milan were held by Cesena and Torino stalled Fiorentina.
Fiorentina are in a genuine injury crisis, so look to Khouma Babacar, Josip Ilicic and Micah Richards at Torino.
Vincenzo Montella insists he is “not worried” by Fiorentina’s form ahead of Torino and won’t blame medical staff for the injury crisis.
Torino have left Daniele Padelli at home for their match with Fiorentina after his howler against Cagliari.
Juan Guillermo Cuadrado is out of Fiorentina’s trip to Torino due to tendinitis, increasing their injury crisis.
Juventus swept Cesena aside, but Roma needed a late Miralem Pjanic gem to conquer Parma and Inter won with a Daniel Osvaldo volley.
Torino President Urbano Cairo reveals it was “impossible” to keep Ciro Immobile and Alessio Cerci “asked to leave a year ago.”
Andrea Mandorlini said Verona have changed radically since last season, but have “the same never-say-die spirit.”
Giampiero Ventura admits Torino’s “numbers are clearly not good” after a 1-0 defeat to Verona.
Mateo Kovacic earned furious Inter a point at Palermo, but Verona saved a last-gasp penalty to win at Torino.
Verona have Javier Saviola on the bench against Torino, but it’s Luca Toni against Fabio Quagliarella.
Torino will be without midfielder Antonio Nocerino for six weeks due to a muscular tear.
Verona Coach Andrea Mandorlini targets Javier Saviola’s Serie A debut against Torino. “He was born ready.”