Wk33: Roma and Lazio upset!
The Champions League and relegation races are turned upside down by remarkable results, as Fiorentina and Novara shock Roma and Lazio, while Napoli conquer Lecce.
Napoli soar in Lecce
Napoli ended Lecce’s unbeaten run at the Via del Mare thanks to a Marek Hamsik stunner and Edinson Cavani strike.
Fiorentina shock Roma!
After conquering Milan at San Siro, Fiorentina took another shock scalp in Rome by knocking the Giallorossi out of the Champions League race.
Inter comeback conquers Udine
Inter fought back from an early Udinese opener to conquer the Stadio Friuli with Wesley Sneijder’s brace and stay in the Champions League race.
Reja rues Lazio luck
Lazio boss Edy Reja claims it’s “just one of those seasons” after the shock 2-1 loss at Novara this afternoon.
Mascara goal for Novara – not Napoli!
Giuseppe Mascara insists his goal against Lazio was for his Novara side – rather than for Napoli’s Champions League hopes.
Wesley Sneijder is back in the Inter starting XI for this afternoon’s Serie A tie at Udinese.
Francesco Totti and Stevan Jovetic have both been named in the line-ups for this afternoon’s Roma-Fiorentina tie.
Majestic Mascara sinks Lazio
Lazio’s Champions League hopes have been hit after a stunning Giuseppe Mascara free-kick sealed a 2-1 win for Novara.
Lazio to buy Reja ‘two champions’
Lazio President Claudio Lotito expects to hand boss Edy Reja two significant summer signings ahead of the 2012-13 campaign.
Safety first for Nainggolan
Juventus and Zenit target Radja Nainggolan will discuss his future once Cagliari are sure of Serie A survival.
Genoa duo clash in training
Tension is high within the Genoa camp after Giuseppe Sculli and Bosko Jankovic allegedly clashed in training.
Casiraghi on the Hernanes enigma
Hernanes’ struggles at Lazio are related to his positioning, says former capital striker Pierluigi Casiraghi.
Novara and Lazio have named their starting XIs for today’s lunchtime kick-off at the Stadio Silvio Piola.
Inter exit likely for Castaignos
Luc Castaignos is set to leave Inter at the end of the season after playing just six times in Serie A this term.
Milan could sacrifice Boateng
The Gazzetta dello Sport is today suggesting that Kevin Prince Boateng may be sold by Milan in order to raise funds.
Lo Monaco linked with Genoa
Genoa have become the latest side to be associated with Catania director general Pietro Lo Monaco.
Atalanta’s Moralez will be a star
Atalanta transfer chief Pierpaolo Marino believes that Maximiliano Moralez could become a star of the game.
Allegri: Scudetto or the sack…
Reports in Italy are gathering pace that Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri is fighting to save his job.
Montella in charge of own future
Catania boss Vincenzo Montella insists that the imminent departure of Pietro Lo Monaco will have no effect on his future.
Thursday talks for Chivu-Inter
Cristian Chivu and his agent will hold talks with Inter tomorrow to discuss the 31-year-old’s future.
Juventus remember Fortunato
League leaders Juventus will be going for victory against Cesena today to honour the memory of Andrea Fortunato.
What the papers say...
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Chelsea shock Barcelona!
Roberto Di Matteo has taken 10-man Chelsea to the Champions League Final after a shock 2-2 draw in Barcelona.
Third Juve star is 'provocation'
FIGC Vice-President Demetrio Albertini has warned Juventus not to act as if they’ve won 30 Scudetti. “It would be an act of provocation.”
Cosmi fears Napoli comeback
Serse Cosmi does not believe Napoli are in crisis and warned Lecce tomorrow will be “a very tough game.”
Massimo Ficcadenti warns Cagliari aren't secure yet, but Vincenzo Montella criticises his lazy Catania.
Stefano Colantuono can see Atalanta's safety and Domenico Di Carlo admits they were hungrier than Chievo.
Guidolin 'changes gear' for Inter
Francesco Guidolin says Udinese must “change gear” if they are to get the better of Inter tomorrow and push for a Champions League spot.
Serie B: Cittadella take Livorno
Livorno got back on to the field for the first time since Piermario Morosini’s death and were beaten at home by Cittadella.
Catania gift Cagliari, Atalanta celebrate
Cagliari tore the Catania defence to shreds in a 3-0 victory, while Atalanta overcame controversy to beat Chievo with a Maxi Moralez stunner.
Prandelli: 'Homophobia is racism'
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli believes “homophobia is racism and hopefully soon some players will come out.”
Boateng back for Milan-Genoa
Kevin-Prince Boateng is back in the Milan squad to take on Genoa tomorrow evening, but Robinho, Philippe Mexes and Clarence Seedorf miss out.
Touching Morosini commemorations
Atalanta and Livorno remembered Piermario Morosini with moving scenes today, as his jersey was raised into the sky by white balloons.
Zamparini: 'Panucci was trouble'
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini reveals why Christian Panucci quit. “I can’t have a collaborator who causes more problems than he fixes.”
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