NEWS

Douglas Maicon is heading towards an early contract termination with Roma due to knee problems, it’s claimed.
Edy Reja has more than one reason to push Atalanta on against Roma today. “My Lazio friends asked me to win!”
Eusebio Di Francesco told Sassuolo they above all need “the right attitude” for their early game against Torino.
Inter President Erick Thohir warned “the eyes of the world are upon us” for tonight’s Milan Derby.
Carlos Tevez denied he’ll leave Juventus early for Boca Juniors, but did say “when I do decide, the fans will be the first to know.”
Roma have the chance to recapture second place against Atalanta, Napoli visit Cagliari and there’s the Derby della Madonnina.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Stefano Pioli felt Lazio didn’t make any more mistakes than usual, “but those weren’t against Juventus!”
Max Allegri said Juventus showed “maturity” to beat Lazio and are close to a Scudetto party, but he’s unsure of Monaco tactics.
Leonardo Bonucci explained his extraordinary goal as Juventus swept Lazio aside 2-0. “I saw the gap.”
Arturo Vidal said Juventus were “perfect” to beat Lazio 2-0 and fired up for the Champions League in Monaco.
Carlos Tevez and Leonardo Bonucci confirmed Juventus dominance, ending second-placed Lazio’s run of eight straight wins.
Domenico Di Carlo said Cesena earned their point against Sampdoria by “fighting all together for every ball.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic admits Sampdoria’s 0-0 draw with Cesena “feels like a defeat” with wasted opportunities.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta blasted Boca Juniors for “outlandish” claims Carlos Tevez will leave Turin early.
Lazio director Igli Tare said it’s a source of “pride” that tonight’s clash with Juventus is considered a Scudetto battle.
Felipe Anderson acknowledges Juventus are “the best in Italy, but Lazio have changed” after eight straight wins.
Leonardo Bonucci expects “an open game” between Juventus and Lazio this evening and is “surprised” by their form.
It’s Carlos Tevez and Andrea Pirlo against Felipe Anderson and Miroslav Klose as leaders Juventus host second placed Lazio.
Sampdoria unveiled their new four-striker system, but failed to break down Cesena and ran risks on the counter too.
Carpi are on the verge of promotion to Serie A and Coach Fabrizio Castori admits “this is a fairytale.”
Come join us for the build-up and action as the top two face off. Will Lazio get a ninth straight win and shock Juventus?
Roberto Mancini named his squad for the Milan Derby, missing numerous players including Fredy Guarin and Marcelo Brozovic.
Keisuke Honda is back, while Diego Lopez and Mattia Destro remain in doubt for Milan against Inter.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi told his team that facing Inter is “the most important match of the year.”
Sampdoria unveil a new system with all four star strikers against Cesena: Samuel Eto’o, Luis Muriel, Stefano Okaka and Eder.
Carpi moved ever closer to promotion after thumping sorry Brescia, while Bologna and Perugia were pegged back.
The authorities announced they have identified and banned four Roma fans responsible for offensive banners against Napoli.
Napoli miss Jonathan de Guzman, Juan Camilo Zuniga and David Lopez for the trip to Cagliari.
Roma may turn to Olympique Marseille's Benjamin Mendy to replace Ashley Cole, according to reports.
Seydou Keita returns, but Roma are without Daniele De Rossi, Miralem Pjanic and Gervinho against Atalanta.
Pippo Inzaghi wants to “repay” Milan with a derby victory, but has injury concerns ahead of the Inter clash.
Roberto Mancini said Inter have “more to lose” than Milan in tomorrow’s Derby della Madonnina, but can relaunch their prospects.
Milan-owned Nnamdi Oduamadi turns down a Latina loan extension, but confirms “there are many teams interested.”
Rudi Garcia said Roma fans are “blessed” to have President James Pallotta and can’t blame him for a stadium ban.

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