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After Pablo Daniel Osvaldo’s appeal for a reduced ban is turned down, Roma are also hit with the news that Francesco Totti is a doubt for the weekend.
In the face of returning transfer speculation, Enrico Preziosi is confident that Rodrigo Palacio will be happy to stay with Genoa ‘for a long time.’
AZ Alkmaar Coach Gertjan Verbeek has promised that his team will attack Udinese in their Europa League first leg clash tonight.
Nicolas Burdisso has asked for patience from supporters during Roma’s dip in form and also hinted that he might be back before the end of the season.
Roma have been dealt a blow with the news that their appeal to halve Pablo Daniel Osvaldo’s suspension has been turned down.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte and Cesena counterpart Mario Beretta will have to watch their teams from the stands this weekend.
Arsenal striker Robin Van Persie would consider a move to Milan at the end of the season, his agents have admitted.
Catania boss Vincenzo Montella is good enough to be handed tactical control of an Italian giant, says director Pietro Lo Monaco.
The Corriere dello Sport is suggesting that next season’s Serie A could kick off on August 19 or August 22.
Claudio Ranieri is hoping that Inter’s game against Chievo could be the turning point of their problematic campaign.
Roma sporting director Walter Sabatini is just a signature away from extending his stay with the capital club.
Inter boss Claudio Ranieri has named a 20-man squad for Friday’s Serie A game against Chievo Verona.
Napoli boss Walter Mazzarri has suggested that he will rest players against Cagliari ahead of the Chelsea return.
Ezequiel Schelotto has ended his relationship with Mariana Diarco after his parents allegedly defined her as ‘too sexy’.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani insists there is no problem with Zlatan Ibrahimovic. “The angrier he is the better…”
Juventus boss Antonio Conte is expected to use midfielder Arturo Vidal in defence against Genoa on Sunday.
Director Ernesto Paolillo has refused to be drawn on the mounting speculation about who will be the Inter Coach next season.
Milan’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic is an “extraordinary” player, says Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has again opened the international doors to Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli.
Pescara boss Zdenek Zeman believes that Ezequiel Lavezzi is more vital to Napoli than hotshot Edinson Cavani.
Angelo Palombo has admitted that he didn’t expect to be joining Inter during the January transfer window.
Desperate relegation situations for Novara and Cesena and Friday-night games for Inter and Napoli are coming this Week 27.
Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri and star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will hold talks on Thursday in the aftermath of the defeat at Arsenal.
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio is remaining positive despite his side dropping more points at Bologna on Wednesday.
Milan’s visit to Arsenal in midweek taught the Rossoneri one important lesson – the need for their own stadium.
Martin Caceres says that Juventus’ first half performance probably cost them victory at Bologna on Wednesday.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Roberto Donadoni and Delio Rossi felt they could've won tonight's four-goal thriller.
Francesco Guidolin hints Antonio Di Natale will not start in Udinese’s Europa League tie with AZ Alkmaar. “He can’t handle three games in a week.”
Stefano Pioli notes Bologna tried their best to beat Juventus and had the opportunities to do so. “It was a vibrant and intense match.”
Cesena Coach Mario Beretta launched a scathing attack on the referee after today’s Catania draw. “Did you see what shirt he was wearing?”
Antonio Conte is adamant Juventus “are not losing momentum” after Bologna held them to their fifth draw in the last six games.
Laurent Blanc’s agent insisted there “has been no contact” with Inter, as the France manager is linked with Claudio Ranieri’s job.
Juventus were pegged back to another 1-1 draw by Bologna and Leonardo Bonucci was sent off, so they remain two points behind leaders Milan.
Parma played most of the football, but Fiorentina took their chances clinically in a thrilling 2-2 draw.

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