TORINO NEWS

Torino host Athletic Bilbao in the Europa League tonight, a side that already shocked Napoli this season.
Former Inter striker Hernan Crespo says an Italian side can win the Europa League, and calls it a ‘great competition’.
Former Juventus defender Pasquale Bruno says the standard of Italian football means clubs can ‘forget about winning European trophies’.
Torino forward Maxi Lopez believes the Granata can do ‘great things’ ahead of their Europa League clash with Athletic Club.
Giampiero Ventura says his Torino side cannot be nervous when they take on Athletic Club tomorrow evening.
The officials for Thursday’s Europa League games featuring Roma, Napoli, Inter, Fiorentina and Torino are confirmed.
Twelve players are suspended after Week 23, including Milan goalkeeper Diego Lopez and three Atalanta footballers, while Udinese are fined.
Gianfranco Zola thanked Zeljko Brkic for keeping Cagliari in their 1-1 draw at Torino, but “we must be cooler in front of goal.”
Giampiero Ventura had “regrets” that Torino failed to win five in a row, but the draw with Cagliari was “a small step forward.”
Roma were surprisingly pegged back by bottom club Parma, but Inter ended their Atalanta taboo in style, Genoa smashed Verona 5-2 and Lazio conquered Udinese.
Follow all the Serie A action as it happens this afternoon on our LIVEBLOG, including Roma-Parma, Atalanta-Inter and Udinese-Lazio.
Torino midfielder Alessandro Gazzi has signed a one year contract extension, the Granata have announced.
After another exciting, extra extended Serie A round, Dave Taylor selects his best XI performers from Week 22.
Torino “could renew” Coach Giampiero Ventura’s contract, but are “absolutely not” interested in Antonio Cassano.
Torino have officially loaned Juan Manuel Sanchez Mino to Estudiantes for 18 months.
Andrea Mandorlini ignores talk of a potential dismissal after Verona’s 3-1 home defeat to Torino.
Giampiero Ventura told off Torino critics after a fourth straight win. “People said without Alessio Cerci and Ciro Immobile...”
Torino notched up a confident fourth consecutive victory, as Josef Martinez and Fabio Quagliarella conquered Verona 3-1.
Fabio Quagliarella aims to build on last week’s hat-trick as Torino visit Luca Toni’s stuttering Hellas Verona.
Sinisa Mihajlovic assured Samuel Eto’o “apologised and is at our disposal” for Sampdoria’s clash with Sassuolo.