NEWS

Reports are that Diego Lopez will stay on as Coach of struggling Cagliari, after rumours that he would be sacked.
The agent of fomer Milan defender Jaap Stam has denied there has been any contact from the Rossoneri regarding his client.
Udinese midfielder Bruno Fernandes hopes that teammate Antonio Di Natale will reconsider his decision to retire at the end of the season.
CalcioNews24 are reporting that Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain may well be fit for the club’s Europa League game with Swansea.
Inter Coach Walter Mazzarri insists he has no problem with the large geographical distance between himself and President Erick Thohir.
Corriere dello Sport are reporting that Catania’s Pablo Barrientos could face around a month out injured.
Genoa forward Alberto Gilardino has spoken of his desire to make Azzurri Coach Cesare Prandelli’s World Cup squad.
Diego Maradona has revealed he is willing to consider taking on an ambassadorial role at former club Napoli.
Mario Balotelli says he does not allow journalists’ criticism to affect him as he himself is his own biggest critic.
Milan Coach Clarence Seedorf has praised the role played by club President Silvio Berlusconi at San Siro.
Following a four-day feast of football in Serie A Dave Taylor picks his best XI from Week 24’s games.
Stefano Mauri is reportedly angling for a new contract at Lazio, but President Claudio Lotito has so far failed to oblige.
Prospective new Leeds United owner Massimo Cellino has revealed that he is making peace with Brian McDermott by sending him over a couple of guitars.
Aurelio De Laurentiis has played down Diego Maradona’s chances of coaching Napoli, and played up transfer work the club plan for the summer.
The Gazzetta dello Sport reiterate that Mauro Tassotti will almost certainly leave Milan as assistant Coach in the summer, with Jaap Stam his replacement.
Inter reportedly want to have a new contract with Rodrigo Palacio in place by the middle of next month.
Pepe Reina has reiterated that whilst he is happy at Napoli, his future beyond the summer remains uncertain.
Ahead of facing the Press, Clarence Seedorf has outlined Milan’s motivation to take advantage of Atletico Madrid’s weaknesses this week.
Giorgio Chiellini has confirmed that his calf injury is ‘nothing serious’, as he outlines a quick return, and reflects on the importance of Juventus’ support.
Cagliari Coach Diego Lopez could be set for a reprieve on the bench, after President Massimo Cellino reportedly had a change of heart.
Mattia De Sciglio has outlined that whilst ‘Atletico Madrid are a strong team’, Milan hold ambition to ‘be protagonists’ tomorrow.
Real Madrid Coach Carlo Ancelotti has revealed he has offered tips to Milan counterpart Clarence Seedorf ahead of facing Atletico Madrid.
Juventus have launched details of a summer friendly they will take part in against Alessandro Del Piero and an A-League All Stars XI.
Vincenzo Montella has played down the possibility of replacing Cesare Prandelli as Italy Coach: “Really I believe it is too early.”
Vincenzo Montella has refused to take sides between Antonio Conte and Fabio Capello, but offers that Coaches ‘must accept the criticism’.
Silvio Berlusconi will hold lunch with Clarence Seedorf and the Milan squad today, ahead of their Champions League meeting with Atletico Madrid.
Pippo Inzaghi says that he realises he will one day leave Milan’s primavera, but he isn’t thinking about it now and, the club will have their say.
Andrea Mandorlini rued Verona’s errors last night against Torino, remarking that: “It was not our evening.”
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Giampiero Ventura put the 3-1 victory at Verona down to his Torino players after they came from behind to win.
Omar El Kaddouri has insisted that Torino’s main objective is to stay up, despite sitting in sixth place.
Ciro Immobile has called for Torino to ‘continue like this’ after they came from behind to beat Verona.
Goals from Ciro Immobile, Alessio Cerci and Omar El Kaddouri gave Torino a 3-1 win over Verona at the Bentegodi.
Alessandro Florenzi has admitted that playing with very few fans is a hindrance to Roma, despite beating Sampdoria 3-0.
Roma have joined the list of clubs looking to sign Alessio Cerci in the summer, according to reports.

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