UDINESE NEWS

Udinese will now concentrate on finishing the campaign in third after being dumped out of the Europa League.
Udinese would have faced Spanish club Valencia had they progressed in the Europa League this week.
Whilst Milan and Juventus face interesting challenges in Week 28, the mouth-watering clash is between European-chasing Udinese and Napoli.
Antonio Floro Flores sees Udinese’s Europa League exit as a reminder of past defeats. “It’s the second time we’ve gone out at the Friuli.”
Francesco Guidolin feels Udinese’s entire Europa League campaign collapsed with “a distraction on one goal.”
Antonio Di Natale’s brace was not enough, as Udinese go out of the Europa League despite a 2-1 win over AZ, who had a man sent off in the opening minute and missed a penalty.
Udinese have Antonio Di Natale and Antonio Floro Flores leading the way as they try to overturn a first leg Europa League defeat to AZ Alkmaar.
Francesco Guidolin believes Udinese can end their negative streak to send AZ Alkmaar out of the Europa League tomorrow with Antonio Di Natale in the starting XI.
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin has argued that their Europa League commitments may have been a factor in last night’s 1-0 loss to Novara.
Bottom of the table Novara welcomed back Coach Attilio Tesser with a surprise victory over fourth-placed Udinese.
Attilio Tesser is back on the Novara bench a month and a half after his dismissal and welcomes Udinese. “I want the team as enthusiastic as me.”
Francesco Guidolin tries to pick Udinese up after their Europa League defeat and ahead of Novara. “This is not the moment to feel the fatigue.”
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin hasn’t given up hope of Europa League qualification – despite Thursday’s 2-0 loss at AZ.
Udinese were humbled in the Netherlands on Thursday night as AZ Alkmaar ran out deserved winners in their Europa League clash.
As promised by Francesco Guidolin, Antonio Di Natale is on the bench for Udinese’s trip to the Netherlands to take on AZ Alkmaar.
AZ Alkmaar Coach Gertjan Verbeek has promised that his team will attack Udinese in their Europa League first leg clash tonight.
Francesco Guidolin hints Antonio Di Natale will not start in Udinese’s Europa League tie with AZ Alkmaar. “He can’t handle three games in a week.”
Udinese have named their squad for the Europa League trip to AZ Alkmaar, leaving behind some injured stars.
Mauricio Isla’s agent has confirmed that the attacking midfielder is open to negotiating with interested clubs, but only at Udinese’s agreed price.
Antonio Di Natale has revealed Udinese’s ambitions for the rest of the season – to finish third and reach the Europa League Final.