UDINESE NEWS

Serse Cosmi says Dusan Basta will never score another goal like that, but Francesco Guidolin regrets the red card.
Napoli, Lazio and Sampdoria maintained their 100 per cent records with Juventus, but Roma and Udinese fumbled 2-0 leads while Luca Toni scored on his Fiorentina comeback.
Serse Cosmi insists Siena will take on Udinese “with no fear” as they try to fight back from a six-point penalty.
Francesco Guidolin casts aside Udinese’s Europa League commitments and claims tomorrow against Siena it’s “a relegation dogfight.”
Siena boss Serse Cosmi has warned his side against the danger posed by Udinese’s Antonio Di Natale. “He’s as incisive as Zlatan Ibrahimovic.”
Liverpool are reportedly lining up a January offer for Udinese’s Brazilian centre-back Danilo.
Luis Muriel has signed a new contract with Udinese, the Italian club have confirmed on Wednesday.
Milan have cut their yearly wage bill by €60m, but they are still the biggest payers in the Italian top flight.
Patron Giampaolo Pozzo is confident Udinese’s dismal start to the season is “down to the difficult fixture list.”
Udinese have confirmed Luis Muriel will be out of action for two-and-a-half months after a micro-fracture was discovered.
Paulo Vitor Barreto was on target in Udinese’s 1-1 friendly test with Croatian team Rijeka this afternoon.
Francesco Guidolin believes Diego Milito is “the ideal modern striker” and notes Zdenek Zeman “has changed.”
Udinese starlet Luis Muriel has revealed he will be “more or less off the field for two months” after a consultation for his hip problem.
Udinese have denied claims that they have omitted Maicosuel from their Europa League squad as punishment for costing them a place in the Champions League.
Udinese defender Mehdi Benatia has pulled out of international duty with Morocco after picking up an injury.
Stand-in Coach Massimo Carrera blamed “the rules” on the early red card that saw Udinese go down to 10 men against Juventus.
Udinese patron Giampaolo Pozzo was furious with the referee after their 4-1 defeat to Juventus. “He ruins games and has done it to us before.”
Juventus added to Udinese’s woes with a comfortable 4-1 victory at the Stadio Friuli, inspired by Sebastian Giovinco’s brace and a controversial red card.
Gigi Buffon, Sebastian Giovinco and Giorgio Chiellini are back as Juventus take on Udinese in the early evening Serie A kick-off.
Francesco Guidolin has to prepare for Juventus, but reveals why he felt so distraught that he wanted to quit Udinese this week. “I wanted to be the only one.”