Gasp: ‘Use Samp as motivation’
Atalanta Coach Gian Piero Gasperini wants his side to use the defeat to Sampdoria as motivation for the Europa League.
Fassone visits Milanello
Milan CEO Marco Fassone was reportedly at Milanello today, to show solidarity with Vincenzo Montella and the players.
Genoa’s Cofie hospitalised
Genoa midfielder Isaac Cofie has been hospitalised for antibiotic treatment after contracting an infection.
Favre: ‘Lazio are a great team’
Lucien Favre calls Lazio “a great team” as he prepares to face them with Nice tomorrow night.
Favre: ‘Ventura never called me’
Nice Coach Lucien Favre says Italy CT Giampiero Ventura “has never called me” regarding Mario Balotelli.
Juventus test 4-3-3
Juventus reportedly tested a 4-3-3 in training this morning, but could still stick with 4-2-3-1 against Sporting CP.
Official: Lopez returns to Cagliari
Cagliari have officially confirmed that Diego Lopez has returned as Coach, replacing Massimo Rastelli.
Favre: ‘Balotelli is working hard’
Nice Coach Lucien Favre says Mario Balotelli is “making huge efforts to reach the required level”.
On this day: First Milan derby
On this day 109 years ago, Milan beat Inter 2-1 in the first ever Milan derby.
Inglese: ‘Not thinking about Napoli’
Roberto Inglese insists he’s focused on Chievo and not Napoli - “I’m owned by another team, it doesn’t matter to me”.
Zaza wins Player of the Month
Valencia striker Simone Zaza has been awarded La Liga’s player of the month for September.
Montella: ‘Milan are improving’
Vincenzo Montella insists “I see a higher quality of play” from Milan - “it takes time”.
‘Buffon makes it look easy’
Giorgio Chiellini says Juventus and Italy captain Gianluigi Buffon “makes the difficult things look easy”.
Montella ‘still figuring out best XI’
Vincenzo Montella admits “I still have to figure out which socks go with which trousers” in his Milan team.
Insigne suffers thigh strain
Napoli have confirmed that Lorenzo Insigne suffered a thigh strain during Tuesday’s 2-1 defeat to Manchester City.
Cutrone ‘not feeling pressure’
Patrick Cutrone insists he is not feeling the pressure at Milan after offering his backing to Coach Vincenzo Montella and ‘leader’ Leonardo Bonucci.
Dzeko: Nothing compares to Rome, CL…
Roma striker Edin Dzeko says “nothing compares” to the Italian capital but admits his club “aren’t here to win the Champions League.”
Juve consider Weigl swoop?
Juventus are reportedly considering a swoop for Borussia Dortmund midfielder Julian Weigl but face stiff competition.
‘Samp won’t sell Torreira in January’
Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti has affirmed that midfielder Lucas Torreira will not be leaving the club in January.
Report: Trio eye Giuseppe Rossi
Former Fiorentina and Villarreal star Giuseppe Rossi is reportedly being courted by Chievo, Alaves and Las Palmas.
De Jong drops Kaka-Milan hint
Nigel de Jong has hinted on social media that Kaka could make a sensational return to Milan.
Joao Mario back for Napoli?
Inter are reportedly hopeful of having Joao Mario back for Saturday’s Serie A clash with Napol
Zola: No World Cup, no tragedy
Gianfranco Zola claims Italy not qualifying for the World Cup would “absolutely not” be a tragedy but admits they “lack quality”.
‘Lazio loanee better than Higuain!’
Lazio President Claudio Lotito has taken a swipe at Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain. “My loanee did better than him!”
‘Inter not Scudetto material’
Former Milan midfielder Massimo Ambrosini claims Inter “aren’t Scudetto material.”
Centurion to re-join Boca?
Genoa winger Ricardo Centurion is being tipped by various reports to re-join Boca Juniors in January.
Llorente reveals Italy ‘affinity’
Tottenham Hotspur striker Fernando Llorente reveals “I still feel an affinity with Italian football and Juventus.”
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines in English from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
De Bruyne: 'Napoli totally different'
Kevin De Bruyne already knew Napoli well thanks to fellow Belgian Dries Mertens and Manchester City were “completely different” to facing Stoke City.
Man City 2-1 Napoli: Player Ratings
Napoli ultimately were made to pay for a slow start against Manchester City, but how did they do in Football Italia’s player ratings?
Guardiola: 'Napoli among best in Europe'
Pep Guardiola called Napoli “one of the best teams in Europe and probably the best I’ve faced in my career” after Manchester City’s 2-1 win.
Sarri: 'Napoli afloat after drowning'
Maurizio Sarri would’ve rested more Napoli players against Manchester City, but the 2-1 loss shows “we can become competitive in future.”
Koulibaly: 'City tempo scared Napoli'
Kalidou Koulibaly notes Napoli felt “freer” after going 2-0 down, having initially been frightened by Manchester City’s tempo.
Insigne: 'We'll see about Inter'
Lorenzo Insigne was reassuring about his injury, but “we’ll see tomorrow” if he’s able to start for Napoli against Inter.
Diawara: 'I asked for penalty'
Napoli midfielder Amadou Diawara admits the penalty he scored against Manchester City was “the first goal of my career.”
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