Napoli have Christian Maggio back in the side, but despite missing two strikers they leave Edu Vargas on the bench against Novara.
Udinese saved, Parma crush Cagliari
In today's early kick-offs Samir Handanovic's penalty save earned Udinese a point at Chievo, while Parma flattened Cagliari.
Reja: 'Lazio know Lecce danger'
Edy Reja is clinging to third place and warns Lazio they run a huge risk against Lecce. “In the moments that count, we step up.”
Cellino: 'Cagliari staff electrocuted'
President Massimo Cellino insists Cagliari had to abandon the Stadio Sant’Elia because “you risk your life in there and one of our staff was almost electrocuted.”
Quagliarella in Juve-Roma squad
Fabio Quagliarella is in the Juventus squad to face Roma on Sunday evening after Antonio Conte said he was in real doubt to feature.
'Fiorentina bigger flops than Inter'
Delio Rossi takes the self-deprecating route ahead of Sunday’s lunchtime kick-off. “Fiorentina are the biggest disappointment of the season, much more than Inter.”
Materazzi: 'Never Leo at Inter!'
Marco Materazzi launched a scathing attack on Leonardo’s possible return to Inter. “Over my dead body! He stabbed me in the back.”
Nocerina player safe after collapse
There was another scare in Serie B today, as Marco Pomante collapsed during Nocerina-Reggina, but does not seem to be in danger.
Serie B: Top teams all stumble
It's very tight at the top as Torino, Sassuolo, Verona and Sampdoria all dropped points.
Allegri won't have Milan regrets
Massimiliano Allegri is confident “Milan can win all the remaining games and be ready to take advantage of a Juventus slip-up.”
Jovetic out of Fiorentina-Inter
Stevan Jovetic has not passed a fitness test, so he joins Amauri in missing out on tomorrow’s Fiorentina-Inter match.
Conte 'trebles' Juve-Roma efforts
Antonio Conte trusts Sunday evening’s clash with Roma will be “tough and entertaining,” but reveals Fabio Quagliarella could miss out.
Pioli: 'Final for Milan and Bologna'
Stefano Pioli thinks this could be a very unusual end to the season, as tomorrow is “the first of six finals for both Bologna and Milan.”
Borini ready for Juve-Roma
Fabio Borini and Maarten Stekelenburg are in the Roma squad travelling to Turin, although it’s not clear if they are fit to face Juventus.
Strama: 'Sneijder's never a problem'
Andrea Stramaccioni welcomes back Wesley Sneijder against Fiorentina and assures “a player like him can never be a problem” for Inter.
Milan agree Traore deal?
It is reported Milan have agreed a deal to snap up Bakaye Traore on a free transfer from Nancy this summer.
Inter have Sneijder and Maicon
Wesley Sneijder and Douglas Maicon are back in the Inter squad for tomorrow’s game with Fiorentina.
Enrique 'surprised Juve unbeaten'
Luis Enrique warns his Roma side that “you cannot make a mistake against Juventus,” but insists he won’t be content with a draw in Turin on Sunday night.
Rossi: 'Surgery went well'
Giuseppe Rossi has undergone surgery on his ruptured knee ligament. “Operation went well. Thank God.”
Lippi: 'My Balotelli theory'
Former Italy Coach Marcello Lippi confirms he will “get back to work soon,” and has a new theory on Mario Balotelli’s problems.
Italy-Luxembourg in Parma
Italy’s friendly match with Luxembourg on May 29 will be played at the Stadio Tardini in Parma leading in to Euro 2012.
Donadoni: 'Parma-Cagliari is decisive'
Roberto Donadoni faces the club that sacked him pre-season and warns Parma they cannot underestimate the importance of today’s game with Cagliari.
Diamanti: 'I'd like Milan Scudetto'
Alessandro Diamanti could well decide the Scudetto when Bologna take on Milan tomorrow, but admits he’d “prefer the Rossoneri to win it.”
Colantuono's 'battle of revelations'
Stefano Colantuono says tonight’s Catania-Atalanta match is “a battle of the true revelations” in Serie A this season.
Pjanic: 'Roma to end Juve record'
Miralem Pjanic is looking forward to Sunday’s trip to Turin, as “Roma want to be the first to beat Juventus. It feels like a Champions League tie.”
Montella silences talk of future
Catania are without a victory in four rounds, so Vincenzo Montella intends to turn the tide against Atalanta tonight, but refuses to talk about his future.
Previews: Packed Saturday
There are four games to kick off Serie A Week 34 today, including Napoli-Novara, Chievo-Udinese and a Parma-Cagliari relegation battle.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Serie B: Pescara hit 'em for six
Pescara put recent troubles aside by earning an amazing 6-0 victory away to promotion-chasing Padova.
Brocchi: 'I won't retire'
Cristian Brocchi is out for the rest of the season, but the Lazio veteran insists he “will not retire yet. I still want to play in the Champions League.”
Di Carlo: 'Chievo want fun'
Domenico Di Carlo prepares his Chievo for a ‘derby’ against Udinese on Saturday and shakes off the pressure. “We want to have fun.”
Ficcadenti focus on Parma
Massimo Ficcadenti wants to secure Cagliari’s safety in Saturday’s head-to-head with Parma. “I don’t think 40 points are enough anymore.”
Zarate thanks Stramaccioni
Mauro Zarate has found a new lease of life at Inter and thanks the new Coach. “Andrea Stramaccioni has faith in me and I believe we can finish third.”
Reja rues Lazio injuries
Edy Reja admits Lazio have numerous problems, but “I have faith in the team” going into Sunday’s match with Lecce.
U-21: Italy squad for Scotland
Ciro Ferrara has called up Ciro Immobile and Samuele Longo for the first time as Italy’s Under-21 side takes on Scotland.
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