TORINO NEWS

There is a great deal at stake in the Derby della Mole, but Torino Coach Giampiero Ventura hopes it “can be a festival of sport” against Juventus.
Sebastian Giovinco is back in the Juventus side for the Turin derby, but Mauricio Isla pulls out with a muscular problem.
Antonio Conte knows the Turin Derby is open to any result, including an early Scudetto party. “It’s the title of ferocity, hunger and consistency.”
Torino President Urbano Cairo has admitted that the derby match against Juventus is 'always special'.
Bartosz Salamon is still waiting for his Milan debut, so could be handed to Torino in part-exchange for Angelo Ogbonna.
Vincenzo Montella admits Fiorentina lost focus after going 3-0 up, but Giampiero Ventura was angry with Torino.
Vincenzo Montella complimented Torino on their comeback, but criticised Fiorentina for throwing away a 3-0 lead before their 4-3 victory.
It was a spectacular afternoon in Serie A, as Fiorentina beat Torino 4-3, bottom of the table Pescara stalled Roma and the Sicilian Derby was decided with the last kick of the game.
Adem Ljajic and Marcelo Larrondo are back in the starting XI as Alessio Cerci’s Torino return to face his old club Fiorentina.
Giampiero Ventura believes Fiorentina and Vincenzo Montella are “the real surprises of the season,” but his Torino can still cause them problems today.
Stevan Jovetic, Luca Toni and Stefan Savic are back in the squad for Fiorentina’s match with Torino.
Vincenzo Montella hopes this weekend Fiorentina can close further on third place, but knows Torino winger Alessio Cerci can damage his former club.
Torino chief Urbano Cairo has no desire to let go of Angelo Ogbonna or Alessio Cerci at the end of the campaign.
Manchester United scouts were in the stands to watch Angelo Ogbonna today, but the Torino defender is “not thinking about the future.”
Giampiero Ventura felt Torino deserved a point, while Aurelio Andreazzoli explained his decisions.
Roma rested some stars, but still emerged with a 2-1 victory in Torino. “We were worried,” said Aurelio Andreazzoli.
Inter capitulated amid more controversy against Cagliari, Erik Lamela’s stunner sank Torino and Udinese shocked Parma.
Roma have revamped for their trip to Torino, as Pablo Daniel Osvaldo, Erik Lamela and Dodo’ form a new attack.
Aurelio Andreazzoli hit back at Roma’s critics and stood up for Pablo Daniel Osvaldo ahead of the trip to Torino and Coppa Italia semi-final with Inter.
Roma have named their squad for the trip to Torino and will remain up north after the game to prepare for Wednesday’s Coppa Italia semi-final against Inter.