Serie A Team of Week 33
With Juventus, Roma and Lazio back to winning ways it was a return to normality in week 33 as Dave Taylor selects his top XI.
Romulo named in Juventus squad
Romulo could make his first Juventus appearance since November, as he’s named in the squad to face Sampdoria.
Aquilani to leave Fiorentina?
It’s reported Alberto Aquilani will not be offered a new Fiorentina contract, and could join Sebastian Giovinco at Toronto.
B. Berlusconi: 'Not against Milan sale'
Barbara Berlusconi, daughter of Milan President Silvio and joint-CEO of the club, denies she is opposed to a potential takeover.
Berlusconi agrees Milan sale?
Further reports are emerging that Silvio Berlusconi has agreed to sell the controlling stake in Milan to Bee Taechaubol.
D’Ambrosio: ‘Inter, sign Darmian’
Inter full-back Danilo D’Ambrosio has urged the club to sign Matteo Darmian from Torino this summer.
Inter closer to Toure deal?
Inter are moving closer to a deal for Manchester City’s Yaya Toure after talks with his agent, according to reports.
Report: Milan takeover tomorrow
It’s reported that Bee Taechaubol will complete a deal for 51 per cent of Milan tomorrow.
‘Samp, spoil Juventus party!’
Sampdoria Coach Sinisa Miahjlovic says Juventus ‘deserve the Scudetto’, but wants to make them wait to celebrate it.
Llorente: ‘Unique opportunity in CL’
Fernando Llorente believes Juventus’ Champions League semi-final with Real Madrid represents a ‘unique opportunity’.
Week 34 referees announced
The AIC has announced the referees for Week 34 of Serie A, with Paolo Valeri taking charge of a potential Scudetto decider.
Mr Bee to return to Thailand?
It’s reported that Bee Taechaubol will return to Thailand tonight if a deal cannot be agreed to buy Milan.
Hernanes: ‘Parma draw shameful’
Inter midfielder Hernanes admits the Nerazzurri players were ‘ashamed’ after drawing at home to bankrupt Parma.
Roma have Florenzi, Nainggolan doubts
Roma are sweating over the fitness of Alessandro Florenzi and Radja Nainggolan, with both training separately today.
Four game ban for Menez
Milan’s Jeremy Menez has picked up a four-game ban for his conduct in the defeat to Genoa on Wednesday night.
Allegri: ‘Tough decisions needed’
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri says ‘tough decisions’ must be taken to curb violence in Italian stadiums.
'No perfect game against Madrid'
Max Allegri says 'perfect games are impossible' and hopes to beat Real Madrid through 'confidence in our means'.
'Juventus, match ball tomorrow'
Max Allegri says tomorrow's game against Sampdoria will represent the 'first match ball of the season', and expects to 'close matters over the Scudetto'.
Mancini: 'Inter, watch Gnoukouri'
Roberto Mancini singles out Assane Gnoukouri as Inter's future 'great player', whilst accusing young footballers of being 'spoilt'.
Milan, ultimatum for Mr Bee?
Bee Taechaubol has reportedly received an ultimatum from his financial backer, the Abu Dhabi ADS bank, to close the Milan deal today.
Parma players slash own wages
Parma's players have reportedly signed an agreement to reduce their own wages as part of a plan to save the club.
Juventus prepare Allegri renewal
Juventus could be looking to renew Max Allegri's contract before the end of the month, according to reports, with a new deal until 2017.
'Thohir building for victory'
Roberto Mancini believes President Erick Thohir 'will build a team to win in time', and bemoans Inter's 'absurd errors'.
'Real not best option for Juve'
Fabio Capello believes Real Madrid are just as fearsome as Bayern Munich and Barcelona, and warns Juventus to tighten their defence.
'Madrid, watch Juventus' champions'
Fabio Capello singles out Carlos Tevez, Andrea Pirlo and Paul Pogba as the main weapons Juventus have to challenge Real Madrid.
Inter, Juventus race for Dybala
Inter are preparing to challenge Juventus over Paulo Dybala's transfer, with Roma and Napoli waiting by the sidelines.
Saponara ‘not ready for Milan’
Riccardo Saponara has conceded that he ‘does not feel ready’ for a stab at another club like Milan just yet.
Milan not convinced on Bee?
Reports are that Silvio Berlusconi’s talks with Bee Taechaubol over a majority share sale in Milan are not so certain to go through.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Maccarone: 'Empoli belong in Serie A'
Massimo Maccarone said Empoli “proved” their style of football works in Serie A after beating Napoli 4-2.
Empoli embarrass Napoli 4-2
Empoli caused a huge shock by thrashing Napoli 4-2 in a bizarre game with three own goals.
Pinilla: 'Crazy overhead kicks'
Mauricio Pinilla revealed his overhead kick goals are no fluke. “You’ve got to be a little crazy.”
Totti: 'I'll never be a problem'
Francesco Totti silenced contract renewal reports by insisting “I will never be a problem for Roma.”
Pogba on road to recovery
Paul Pogba is on the road to recovery and will start training with the Juventus squad on Wednesday.
Milan delay 'irritates' Mr Bee
There are reports Bee Taechaubol is ‘irritated’ by delays from Silvio Berlusconi in selling Milan.
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