Allegri: 'Milan just unlucky'
Massimiliano Allegri insists “Milan were unlucky” in their surprise 1-0 home defeat to Sampdoria.
Antonio Cassano and Walter Gargano make their Inter debuts from the start tonight, where Pescara make their Serie A comeback after 20 years.
Napoli give teenage star Lorenzo Insigne his first Serie A start alongside Edinson Cavani in their visit to Palermo.
Zdenek Zeman is back in charge of Roma and picks a typically spectacular line-up against Catania.
Milan shock defeat to Samp!
Sampdoria caused a huge upset with a 1-0 victory at San Siro to silence Milan, as Kevin-Prince Boateng hit the woodwork in stoppages.
Galliani on Cassano and Kaka
Adriano Galliani replied to Antonio Cassano’s personal attacks and confirmed Kaka will only arrive “if Real Madrid change their minds” on a loan switch.
Insigne: 'Am I Napoli's Messi?'
Lorenzo Insigne is ready for his first Serie A start playing for hometown club Napoli against Palermo. “Am I like Leo Messi? Let’s not exaggerate...”
Milan start with Robinho, Stephan El Shaarawy and Kevin-Prince Boateng against a reshuffled Sampdoria.
Lucio injury less serious?
Lucio’s torn ankle ligament at first seemed set to keep him out for four months, but new reports suggest the Juventus defender could get away with a six-week stop.
Ventura: 'Torino want Serie A stay'
Giampiero Ventura is adamant Torino’s Serie A comeback tonight against Siena will be the start of a new era. “We want to be in the top flight permanently.”
Maresca flies in for Samp
Reports in Spain suggest Enzo Maresca is already in Italy to complete his transfer from Malaga to Sampdoria.
'Man City, Madrid, Chelsea' want Maicon
Douglas Maicon’s agent has confirmed “Manchester City, Real Madrid and Chelsea” are tracking the Inter right-back.
Diakite agent invites Juve bid
Modibo Diakitè has still not reached a contract agreement with Lazio, fuelling reports of a Juventus bid. “Anyone who wants the player must talk to the club,” said his agent.
Parma protest after defeat to Juve
Parma have expressed their irritation after contentious decisions in their 2-0 defeat to Juventus last night.
Milan look to Bojan?
Milan fly out for talks with Real Madrid over Kaka, but unsettled Roma striker Bojan Krkic emerges as an alternative.
Fiorentina: Berbatov, Bendtner or Borriello?
Fiorentina won their Serie A opener, but promised a new striker: is it Dimitar Berbatov, Nicklas Bendtner or Marco Borriello?
Juve deny David Villa bid
Juventus have denied making an audacious bid for Barcelona star David Villa, though Oscar Cardozo is an option if Fernando Llorente can’t escape Athletic Bilbao.
De Canio: 'Genoa not afraid now'
Gigi De Canio encourages Genoa to put the chaotic scenes of last season behind them as they face Cagliari. “We’re not afraid anymore.”
Catania challenge Roma doubters
Catania Coach Rolando Maran makes his Serie A debut this evening against Zdenek Zeman’s Roma and is eager to “prove the doubters wrong.”
Maxi Lopez Milan regrets
Maxi Lopez returns to San Siro to face former Milan teammates, as the Sampdoria signing admits “I had wanted to stay.”
Cosmi rages against new rules
Serse Cosmi’s Siena take on Torino tonight, but the fiery Coach vents his spleen on the transfer market, new rules over longer benches and extra officials.
Colantuono lectures Atalanta
Stefano Colantuono urges Atalanta to “forget about last season” and their two-point penalty to prepare for tonight’s opener against Lazio.
Pescara 'will attack Inter'
Pescara are making their first Serie A appearance in 20 years and it’s Coach Giovanni Stroppa’s debut, but he assures “we will attack Inter from the start.”
Sannino: 'Palermo can upset Napoli'
Giuseppe Sannino acknowledges Palermo are “technically inferior” to Napoli, but can still cause an upset this evening.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Lucio snaps ankle ligament
Juventus could be without summer signing Lucio for much of the season after he was diagnosed with “a complete tear” of his ankle ligament.
Donadoni: 'Parma too timid'
Roberto Donadoni was disappointed with Parma’s performance at the Juventus Stadium. “We were too timid.”
Carrera: 'I made my decisions'
Stand-in Coach Massimo Carrera assures he “did not need” Antonio Conte’s advice to deal with Juventus-Parma.
Serie B: Virtus upset Padova
Serie B Week 1 had some surprises this evening, including victories for Pro Vercelli and Spezia, while Livorno won away and Virtus Lanciano held Padova.
Wk1: Juve push past Parma
Juventus started the season with a controversial 2-0 win over Parma, as Arturo Vidal’s penalty was saved and Andrea Pirlo’s goal might not have been over the line.
Montella: 'Thrilling turnaround'
Vincenzo Montella really enjoyed his Serie A debut on the Fiorentina bench. “Winning with a last-minute goal was very exciting after piling pressure on Udinese for 90 minutes.”
Della Valle pledges Fiorentina striker
A passionate President Andrea Della Valle celebrated Fiorentina’s last-gasp win over Udinese and pledged “Stevan Jovetic will stay and we’ll sign an important striker.”
Official: Samp sign Poulsen
Sampdoria have officially signed Danish left-back Simon Poulsen from AZ Alkmaar.
Guidolin blasts Udinese
Francesco Guidolin was furious with Udinese after they squandered a lead to lose in Florence. “If we don’t play better than this, we’ll never get into the Champions League.”
Marotta: 'Tough to buy for Juve'
Juventus director Beppe Marotta hit back at Zdenek Zeman and Walter Mazzarri, then revealed “there aren’t many easily available players.”
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