It’s the Derby di Verona at the Stadio Bentegodi and unusually Chievo are flying high while Hellas have an injury crisis.
Rolando Maran prepares for tonight’s Derby di Verona with Chievo “able to go beyond our limitations.”
Verona Coach Andrea Mandorlini insists “there are no favourites” ahead of the derby with Chievo.
Coach Stefano Pioli is happy about the ‘excellent performance’ put in by Lazio in their 2-1 comeback against Verona.
Lazio fought back for a win at Verona, but nine-man Torino beat Palermo to go second, Chievo held Sassuolo amid controversy and Udinese conquered Bologna.
Lazio have Lucas Biglia back in midfield, but visit a Verona side in “full emergency mode.”
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Andrea Mandorlini concedes Verona are “in full emergency mode” amid an injury crisis against Lazio.
Leaders Inter and second-placed Fiorentina face off, while Milan visit Genoa, Lazio take on Verona and Sassuolo-Chievo is a surprise clash.
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Stefano Pioli concedes Lazio are “in a difficult moment” and welcomes Lucas Biglia back against Verona.
Lucas Biglia returns for Lazio as they prepare to face Verona, but Alessandro Matri and Antonio Candreva miss out.
Lazio striker Alessandro Matri will not be fit for the weekend trip to Verona, the club confirms.
Goran Pandev has been banned for three matches and Issa Cissokho for one as Week 5 suspensions are announced.
Giampaolo Pazzini could be out for three weeks, while Luca Toni, Artur Ionita and Romulo had surgery today.
Verona striker Luca Toni has had an operation on his knee, the club has confirmed.
Inter midfielder Felipe Melo brushes off criticism - “I don’t care, I go on my way”.
Danilo Cataldi praised ‘the real Lazio’ after a 2-0 win over Genoa that broke an eight-match losing streak against the Grifone.
Inter President Erick Thohir praises their ‘amazing’ start, but warns: ‘We must keep our feet on the ground.’
Roberto Mancini refused to call Inter Scudetto favourites after five consecutive victories, disposing of Verona 1-0.