NEWS

Napoli released a statement condemning “attacks and allegations” regarding their players.
Carpi won again and are now only seven points away from mathematical promotion to Serie A, while Pro Vercelli-Livorno ended 3-3.
Juventus have to do without Carlos Tevez and much of their midfield against a Parma side that won’t go without a fight.
Leaders Juventus visit the Stadio Tardini, where bankrupt Parma are still causing upsets, while Genoa host Zdenek Zeman’s Cagliari.
Stefano Pioli thanked Lazio fans for their 2am visit and doubts they’ll lose intensity against Empoli for an eighth straight win.
Pippo Inzaghi predicts Milan will beat Sampdoria tomorrow and revealed his talks with Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Khouma Babacar is out of Fiorentina’s trip to Napoli, but David Pizarro returns from injury.
Inter have snapped up Xian Emmers, the 15-year-old son of ex-Belgium international Marc Emmers. “I’m very happy.”
Rudi Garcia believes Roma “are on the right track” against Torino tomorrow and fan protests are merely “a lover’s quarrel.”
Francesco Totti is back in the Roma squad, while Daniele De Rossi and Ashley Cole can face Torino despite fractures.
Vincenzo Montella insists Fiorentina have already put the thrashing by Juventus behind them and “take advantage” of Napoli’s crisis.
There’s a split emerging at Roma, as Rudi Garcia protests the decision to close the Curva Sud, while President James Pallotta won’t appeal.
Jose Mourinho named his ideal XI, including Javier Zanetti, Ashley Cole and Wesley Sneijder.
Genoa asked for Stephan El Shaarawy, but Milan are more likely to send him towards the Premier League.
There are reports Aurelio De Laurentiis rejected an offer of resignation from Napoli Coach Rafa Benitez ahead of a crunch tie with Fiorentina.
Atalanta players were humiliated by a fan protest that interrupted today’s training session ahead of the Sassuolo game.
Carlos Dunga warned Lazio not to put too much pressure on Felipe Anderson. “It can become a boomerang.”
Andrea Raggi assures Monaco are “going to Turin for the victory” against Juventus in the Champions League.
Inter President Erick Thohir said the “fans deserve respect, as do their expectations. I’m trying to take this club back to the top.”
Brazil boss Carlos Dunga advised Juventus to buy Oscar from Chelsea. “He reminds me of Roberto Baggio.”
Serie B side Trapani had a lucky escape when a bridge crumbled on their way to the Sicily Derby against Catania.
Tottenham are “not the only foreign club interested” in Simone Zaza and Domenico Berardi, revealed Sassuolo.
Jonathan Biabiany has terminated his contract with Parma by mutual consent and given up on a year’s wages.
Andrea Dossena’s agent blasted “bad press and wickedness” after police dropped charges over alleged shop-lifting.
Sassuolo confirm Sampdoria “asked for information” on Coach Eusebio Di Francesco’s availability.
Monaco Coach Leonardo Jardim insists it “won’t be a problem” if Jeremy Toulalan misses the Juventus clash.
Vicenza continued their remarkable climb towards promotion by beating Avellino in what is practically a play-off.
Today Juventus visit Parma, Genoa host Cagliari and Inter try to end their crisis with Verona, then Napoli-Fiorentina, Torino-Roma and Milan-Sampdoria.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Andrea Ranocchia is reported to have renewed his contract with Inter, but with the club having agreed not to release a statement yet.
Raffaele Palladino believes Parma's positive results are 'not an accident', and says the reason is their newfound 'tranquillity'.
Marek Hamsik's agent wonders at the lack of playing time given to the Napoli man, and is uncertain about Coach Rafa Benitez.
Striker Victor Ibarbo says he'll 'do everything possible to stay at Roma', and looks forward to playing against Torino.
Legend Paolo Maldini has lamented the lack of attention to 'Milan's real values', while looking back on his long Azzurri career.
Erick Thohir reveals that being the President of Inter is his 'honour and responsibility', whilst looking back on how he purchased the club.