UDINESE NEWS

Udinese have told admirers of Mehdi Benatia that he will not be sold during the January transfer window.
Udinese patron Giampaolo Pozzo has discussed Genoa’s Alexander Merkel, Antonio Floro Flores, Pablo Armero and Mehdi Benatia, plus a near miss for Sebastian Giovinco.
The one and only Udinese fan who made the trip to watch his team beat Sampdoria 2-0 last night revealed what it felt like to be celebrating alone.
Udinese Coach Francesco Guidolin has hailed his side's spirit after they claimed a 2-0 win against Sampdoria on Monday evening.
Sampdoria boss Ciro Ferrara admitted his side's poor finishing was to blame as they went down 2-0 to Udinese.
Udinese captain Antonio Di Natale has claimed that European football is not impossible to aim for this season.
Goals from Danilo and Antonio Di Natale were enough to give Udinese a 2-0 win at Sampdoria.
Udinese wide-man Pablo Armero could be the subject of a January transfer bid from Milan, according to reports.
Udinese have made five changes from the side that lost to Liverpool in the Europa League, with Antonio Di Natale returning to face Sampdoria.
Francesco Guidolin feels Udinese “face a real test” on Monday evening in their trip to Sampdoria.
Ciro Ferrara drops hints as to Sampdoria’s approach against Udinese tomorrow. “Mauri Icardi will start, as Eder and Gianni Munari are still out.”
Francesco Guidolin warns Udinese fans that the last two years of reaching Europe were “the exception and where we are now is the norm.”
Gianfranco Zola is being tipped to take over from Francesco Guidolin as Coach of Udinese next season, as he already works for the Pozzo family.
Francesco Guidolin feels Udinese left the Europa League “with our heads held high” against Liverpool, but the injury crisis deteriorated further.
Udinese fell to a fourth consecutive Europa League defeat, as Jordan Henderson’s goal sends Liverpool through to the next round.
Udinese are already out of the Europa League, but hope to do the double over Liverpool after their victory at Anfield.
The agent of Alexander Merkel says he knows nothing of rumours that the Genoa man is wanted by Udinese.
Francesco Guidolin prepares for Udinese’s last European tie of the season against Liverpool and feels “it was a great adventure.”
Italian club Udinese have confirmed that they are keeping an eye on Gremio player Naldo.
Genoa are reportedly on the verge of signing Udinese striker Antonio Floro Flores who is currently on loan at Granada.