NEWS

Edy Reja said Lazio received the answers they wanted, but Stefano Colantuono needs more from Atalanta.
Fiorentina suffered a shock home defeat to Lecce, while Roberto Donadoni made a perfect Parma debut, but Chievo added to Palermo’s crisis.
Genoa fought back to sink Udinese 3-2 in a spectacular encounter, but it risked being ruined by a refereeing howler.
Cagliari held Juventus to a shock 1-1 draw in Turin and Milos Krasic horribly missed the potential winner in stoppages.
Walter Mazzarri tells Napoli they need to come up with a better performance against Bologna on Monday and is cagey on his contract.
Mirko Vucinic and Alessandro Matri lead the way against Cagliari, as Paolo De Ceglie replaces Giorgio Chiellini for Juventus.
Hernanes and Miroslav Klose did just about enough for Lazio to push past 10-man Atalanta with a 2-0 result in the lunch-time kick-off.
Valon Behrami is reported to be pushing for an €8m move to Juventus, though Fiorentina are not convinced by this deal.
We bring you the latest team news for tonight’s Milan derby, including injury updates on Thiago Silva, Wesley Sneijder and Julio Cesar.
Daniele De Rossi is tired of answering questions about his Roma contract renewal. “At the right moment you’ll know everything. I don’t like soap operas.”
Daniele Arrigoni is still smarting from Cesena’s Coppa Italia elimination, but has to focus his men on the Novara “relegation play-off.”
Bortolo Mutti has had a very poor start to his Palermo career, but ordered them to “stop thinking about” the recent results when preparing to face Chievo.
Pasquale Marino has begged Genoa fans to “stand by us during this difficult time” ahead of his home debut against Udinese.
Bone up on all today’s Serie A games, including Juventus-Cagliari, Lazio-Atalanta and of course the massive Milan-Inter showdown.
Adriano Galliani praised rivals Inter ahead of tonight’s huge Milan derby and said Massimiliano Allegri “deserved his contract renewal.”
Roberto Donadoni is ready for his debut on the Parma bench in a relegation dogfight with Siena. “I can’t wait!”
Davide Ballardini tells Cagliari they don’t just have to battle Juventus this afternoon, but also the fiery atmosphere in Turin.
Delio Rossi believes Fiorentina can “begin a whole new season” if they manage to beat Lecce this afternoon.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Vincenzo Montella congratulated Catania on their performance, but warned they “can certainly do better when finishing.”
Luis Enrique insists it was “the right thing to do for the players and the fans” when suspending tonight’s Catania-Roma match.
Catania-Roma has been suspended after 65 minutes due to a waterlogged pitch with the result at 1-1.
There are reports in the French media that Paris Saint-Germain have made a formal offer for Inter’s Douglas Maicon.
Francesco Totti, Erik Lamela and Bojan Krkic lead the way with a fit-again Daniele De Rossi against Catania tonight.
It is reported that Peruvian teenage talent Andy Polo will complete his transfer to Genoa on Sunday for $1.5m.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi reveals why Alexandre Pato stayed. “It was my decision, as I was not convinced by the whole operation.”
Former Serie A and international referee Angelo Amendolia has died at the age of 60.
Sampdoria have confirmed “it is perhaps the right time for us to separate” from Angelo Palombo.
Milan have bad news ahead of Sunday’s showdown with Inter, as Thiago Silva and Clarence Seedorf are major injury doubts.
Torino are back on top of the table, while Sampdoria finally got a crucial victory.
Francesco Guidolin tells Udinese to “watch out for the new Genoa” and tries not to think about the many absentees.
Edy Reja prepares for Atalanta and warns Lazio will only release Giuseppe Sculli “if we receive an adequate replacement.”
Marco Borriello has received his first call-up in the Juventus squad for Sunday’s game against Cagliari.
According to the latest reports, Juventus will continue talks for Martin Caceres next week to file down the €3m price gap.
Massimiliano Allegri sees the derby as a chance to end Inter’s Scudetto hopes, reveals what really happened with Alexandre Pato and proposes the trident attack.

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