TORINO NEWS

Catania's Francesco Lodi has been given a three-match ban after his straight red card in the Elefanti's 0-0 draw with Torino at the weekend.
It ended goalless, but both Rolando Maran and Giampiero Ventura have regrets in Sicily.
Catania played almost the entire game with 10 men after Francesco Lodi’s dismissal and missed a penalty, but still held Torino 0-0.
The first Serie A match of 2013 kicks off at 17.00 GMT as Catania welcome Torino.
Catania play the first Serie A match of 2013 when welcoming Torino and Coach Rolando Maran demands “the right concentration.”
Torino President Urbano Cairo insists Milan and Juventus have not made offers for Angelo Ogbonna, though “very successful overseas clubs” are tracking him.
Torino President Urbano Cairo has revealed his ambitions for the club going forward into 2013.
Torino striker Rolando Bianchi will sign a new contract at the club 'in five minutes' according to his agent.
Torino President Urbano Cairo has put the brakes on Rolando Bianchi’s departure. “We have a special rapport and I don’t want to sell him.”
Giampiero Ventura felt Torino needed to win at all costs, while Eugenio Corini confessed to a poor Chievo performance.
Fiorentina crushed Palermo 3-0 and Lazio ruined Sampdoria boss Delio Rossi’s debut to go into second place, while Parma also earned a big away win at Bologna in the Emilia-Romagna Derby.
The variations to the Serie A schedule and kick-offs have been confirmed from Week 19 to Week 29.
Gigi Del Neri insists Genoa are on the right track, but Giampiero Ventura has regrets over this point.
Milan were aided by two own goals when beating Pescara, but Roma were stunned in the fog by Sergio Pellissier.
Giampiero Ventura realises it is “a delicate duel with Genoa” this afternoon, as Torino try not to get sucked back into the relegation zone.
Alessandro Sgrigna will discuss his future with Torino officials during the winter break, his agent has confirmed.
Torino and Italy defender Angelo Ogbonna underwent hernia surgery today and will stay in hospital overnight.
Genoa’s squad has been placed into a training retreat by their President Enrico Preziosi, in preparation for the weekend’s game with Torino.
Lazio are believed to be considering dipping into the transfer market, to solve their issues when Miroslav Klose is absent.
Milan midfielder Riccardo Montolivo has wished teammate Nigel De Jong a speedy recovery after rupturing his Achilles tendon yesterday.