CATANIA NEWS

Francesco Totti shoulders the blame for missing a penalty despite making up for it with a brace on his 500th Serie A appearance for Roma.
Francesco Totti had a penalty saved and bagged a brace in an exciting 2-2 draw with Catania that leaves even Europa League qualification in doubt.
Roma welcome back Pablo Daniel Osvaldo and use Marquinho at left-back as they take on Vincenzo Montella’s high-flying Catania.
Vincenzo Montella is emerging as the prime candidate to take over Fiorentina next season, as interim Coach Vincenzo Guerini debuts today.
Roma try to keep European hopes alive against Vincenzo Montella’s Catania, while Lecce face a new Fiorentina Coach in a relegation dogfight.
Vincenzo Montella insists the campaign will be one to remember even if Catania lose their final games to Roma and Udinese.
Marco Motta says he’ll return to Juventus once his Catania loan ends and then wait for any developments.
Delio Rossi punched Fiorentina player Adem Ljajic in a dugout brawl, while Inter lost in Parma, Lazio drew and Udinese won despite a phantom goal.
Bortolo Mutti praised Palermo’s reaction to going a goal down in the derby, but Vincenzo Montella wants Catania to “enjoy their football” a little less.
The Derby di Sicilia spoils were shared after Fabrizio Miccoli replied to Nicola Legrottaglie, while Cagliari-Chievo was also a draw.
Vincenzo Montella is delighted with the timing of the Derby della Sicilia with Palermo this weekend, as he believes it can break Catania’s poor form.
Bortolo Mutti has reflected on the importance picking up three points against Catania has for Palermo, both for motivation and League survival.
Departing Catania official Pietro Lo Monaco has agreed a deal to join Genoa, reports the Corriere dello Sport.
Sergio Gasparin has today been announced as the man to replace Pietro Lo Monaco at Catania and he joins the club immediately.
Ahead of the Derby della Sicilia, Palermo’s Fabrizio Miccoli has taken a swipe at Catania by downplaying their achievements this season.
Genoa have become the latest side to be associated with Catania director general Pietro Lo Monaco.
Catania boss Vincenzo Montella insists that the imminent departure of Pietro Lo Monaco will have no effect on his future.
Massimo Ficcadenti warns Cagliari aren't secure yet, but Vincenzo Montella criticises his lazy Catania.
Cagliari tore the Catania defence to shreds in a 3-0 victory, while Atalanta overcame controversy to beat Chievo with a Maxi Moralez stunner.
Massimo Ficcadenti has identified Cagliari’s two forthcoming home fixtures as crucial to their staying up this season.