NEWS

Fiorentina director Daniele Pradè insists his team “plays total football, the kind I’d never seen before.”
Federico Bernardeschi assures Fiorentina “can win the Scudetto” after their 2-0 victory away to Sampdoria.
Initial X-Rays show Mohamed Salah has not fractured his ankle, but the Roma winger will have more tests tomorrow.
Fiorentina retained top spot by ending Sampdoria’s unbeaten home record with a comfortable 2-0 victory at Marassi.
Rolando Maran said Chievo’s 1-0 defeat to Palermo was “simply incredible” considering the way it developed.
Giampiero Ventura concedes “it’s evident we need to improve” after Torino’s defeat to Inter.
Marek Hamsik insists “Napoli dominated the game and Udinese were never dangerous” in their 1-0 victory.
Stefano Okaka, Alessio Cerci and Emanuele Giaccherini are in Italy’s squad for friendlies against Belgium and Romania.
Stefano Colantuono thought Udinese had “the right attitude” in their 1-0 defeat to Napoli.
Maurizio Sarri still won’t talk about the Scudetto, noting “my dream right now is third place” for Napoli.
Gonzalo Higuain admits “my objective is to win the title with Napoli and we hope it’s the right year” after beating Udinese.
Fiorentina need a victory to stay top of the table with Inter, but visit Sampdoria who are unbeaten at home with Capocannoniere Eder.
Gonzalo Higuain gave Napoli a surprisingly hard-fought 1-0 win over Udinese, their sixth win in seven Serie A rounds.
Gian Piero Gasperini feels Genoa “wasted a big opportunity” with their 2-2 draw away to Frosinone.
Roma's director general Mauro Baldissoni says the 2-0 win over Lazio is 'worth double': 'We left them behind, and defended the top'.
Roberto Stellone can’t help but think Frosinone “threw away two points” after drawing 2-2 with 10-man Genoa.
Geoffrey Kondogbia is 'satisfied' about Inter's 1-0 win against Torino: 'But I won't answer critics, I think about myself'.
Eusebio Di Francesco was “happy with the work-rate” of Sassuolo as they squeezed past Carpi 1-0.
Empoli Coach Marco Giampaolo admits the superiority of his rivals: 'Juventus played as a great team, without doing great things'.
Edin Dzeko believes Roma played better than Lazio: 'We could have scored more, while they only had one chance'.
Fabrizio Castori felt Carpi defeat to Sassuolo on his comeback was “an unfair result.”
Lazio defender Santiago Gentiletti isn't satisfied about the 2-0 defeat to Roma: 'We did not deserve to lose'.
Beppe Iachini insists “there’s always tension at Palermo” as a 1-0 victory over Chievo saved him from the sack.
Initial medical reports suggest Mohamed Salah suffered a serious ankle sprain in Roma's 2-0 win over Lazio.
Rudi Garcia praised Roma's defence after the 2-0 victory over Lazio: 'Everyone was very precise, they understood the game'.
Stefano Pioli says Roma's victory over Lazio comes down to an 'inexistent' penalty and 'their own mistake' on Gervinho.
Max Allegri says people can't watch 'only the negative' side of the Juventus campaign, and stresses the positives after the 3-1 victory against Empoli.
Napoli want to close on the top spots and look to Gonzalo Higuain and Lorenzo Insigne against Udinese.
Paulo Dybala noted Juventus “believe we’re the strongest side in Serie A and we want to prove it.”
Alessandro Florenzi said Roma’s 2-0 victory over Lazio “is for all the fans, including those who stayed away or supported us at the hotel.”
Juventus fought back for victory at Empoli, while Sassuolo continued their march, 10-man Genoa caught Frosinone and Palermo rescued Beppe Iachini’s job.
Edin Dzeko’s controversial penalty and a Gervinho counter gave Roma the Derby della Capitale victory over rivals Lazio.
Roberto Mancini explained his surprising choices for the 1-0 victory at Torino. “Inter had to play like this to win here.”
Inter were again ruthlessly efficient, as Geoffrey Kondogbia’s first Serie A goal and a series of Samir Handanovic saves sealed a 1-0 win at Torino.
It’s the Derby della Capitale as Edin Dzeko, Gervinho and Mohamed Salah take on Felipe Anderson, Antonio Candreva and Filip Djordjevic.