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Both Luis Enrique and Stefano Pioli praised the opposition and agreed a draw was the right result.
Bortolo Mutti hails Palermo's mentality, but Attilio Tesser has Novara regrets over missed chances.
Pasquale Marino is confident Genoa deserved their win, as Walter Mazzarri rues a bad Napoli start.
Domenico Di Carlo feels Chievo lost it all at the end, while Edy Reja believes Lazio dominated.
Milan have Maxi Lopez on the bench, but start with Urby Emanuelson, while Cagliari give Mauricio Pinilla his debut.
Daniele Arrigoni feels Cesena did not deserve to lose, but Stefano Colantuono hails Atalanta's season.
Edy Reja has blasted Lazio’s “unjustified and gratuitous” critics in the media after crushing Chievo 3-0.
Genoa have announced they’ve paid €4m for half of Under-21 international Ciro Immobile and signed Brazilian Roger Carvalho.
Serse Cosmi celebrated Lecce’s first home win of the season by stunning Inter. “We deserved to get a result like this earlier.”
Walter Mazzarri says Napoli paid the price for fatigue and a terrible first half in their 3-2 thriller at Genoa.
Luis Enrique confirms Bologna made life very difficult for his Roma side, who must learn how to break down counter-attacking sides.
Claudio Ranieri admits Wesley Sneijder does not yet fit into Inter’s favoured tactics after a shock defeat to Lecce.
Roma were pegged back by Bologna, Lazio and Atalanta earned important away victories, while Palermo crushed Novara.
Roma had to fight back in order to earn a 1-1 home draw against Marco Di Vaio’s Bologna.
Inter’s run of seven straight League wins came to a shock conclusion with 1-0 defeat at Lecce, but had two goals disallowed.
Genoa risked throwing away a 3-0 lead in the final minutes, but eventually squeezed past Napoli 3-2 thanks to a magnificent Rodrigo Palacio half-volley.
Siena Coach Giuseppe Sannino had some complaints about a controversial penalty incident in their defeat to Fiorentina.
Delio Rossi could not be happier with Amauri’s Fiorentina debut in the 2-1 win over Siena. “He is a great player.”
Napoli have rotated their squad for the trip to Genoa, creating a new trident of Marek Hamsik, Goran Pandev and Ezequiel Lavezzi.
Roma hand Fabio Borini the third prong of their trident with Francesco Totti and Erik Lamela, but Simon Kjaer is benched against Bologna. The...
Inter have changed their tactics in Lecce, fielding Wesley Sneijder behind Giampaolo Pazzini and Diego Milito.
Only Gianluca Pegolo’s heroics prevented Amauri from scoring on his Fiorentina debut, as the Viola beat Siena 2-1 in the Tuscan derby.
Philippe Coutinho could be leaving Inter in the next few days amid reports of a loan to Espanyol.
New signing Amauri is in the starting XI as Fiorentina welcome Siena for the Tuscan derby today.
Juventus are still whittling down their squad with reports Milos Krasic is heading to Zenit, while Newcastle United request Eljero Elia.
Japanese media suggest Lazio have struck a €14m deal for Keisuke Honda, who could fly in today for his medical.
According to today’s Italian papers, Milan are set to resume negotiations with Manchester City for Carlos Tevez.
Alessandro Matri celebrates “a year full of emotions at Juventus” and urges Radja Nainggolan to join him in Turin.
Stefano Colantuono insists Atalanta “are absolutely not tired” despite the downturn in form with three consecutive defeats.
Pasquale Marino wasn’t there at the time, but can feel Genoa are “out for revenge” over their 6-1 defeat to Napoli.
Bologna Coach Stefano Pioli has the utmost respect for today’s opponents Roma. “They are second only to Juventus and Milan.”
Bortolo Mutti got his first win for Palermo and hopes to continue the momentum against Novara. “A victory would be so important.”
Domenico Di Carlo hopes Chievo can shake off their Coppa Italia disappointment and bring “more fire” to trouble Lazio.
Bone up on all today’s Serie A action, including Inter’s visit to Lecce, goals expected in Genoa-Napoli and tonight’s Milan-Cagliari.
Giuseppe Sannino warns Siena to forget their Coppa Italia exploits and focus on the lunch-time derby with Fiorentina.

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