Cuadrado, Fiorentina €1m apart
Fiorentina and Juan Cuadrado are reportedly still €1m apart in suggested wages for contract talks otherwise seen as heading in the right direction.
‘Roma have bridged the gap’
Beppe Marotta has conceded that ‘Roma have definitely bridged the gap’ to Juventus that was present from last season.
Marotta: League not distorted
Beppe Marotta has called Francesco Totti’s words ‘damaging’ to Juventus and hit out at the suggestion the League is distorted in their favour.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Italy U-21s: Sturaro withdraws
Genoa midfielder Stefano Sturaro has pulled out of Italy’s Under-21 squad and is facing around three weeks on the sidelines.
‘Bonaventura’s injury not serious’
Giacomo Bonaventura’s agent says that the Milan player’s injury that ruled him out of the Italy squad is not serious.
Orrico: Inter are disconnected
Former Inter Coach Corrado Orrico says he sees a ‘disconnected’ team at San Siro, whilst he is surprised by Walter Mazzarri’s struggles.
‘Iachini is confirmed? Miracle!’
Nedo Sonetti says it is a miracle and perhaps a sign of a maturing Maurizio Zamparini that he has not yet sacked Beppe Iachini at Palermo.
‘Roma are at Juve’s level’
Serse Cosmi believes Roma must put yesterday’s sense of injustice behind them and start again with the belief they are on Juventus’ level.
Palermo confirm retreat squad
Palermo have listed 28 players for a training retreat to be held in Friuli starting tomorrow, as they try to reverse their current crisis.
Liverpool monitoring Keita?
Reports in England are picking up on Keita Balde Diao’s discontent at Lazio and once more linking him with a move to Liverpool.
‘Miha has transmitted his ideas’
Michele Serena believes that Sinisa Mihajlovic’s success so far this season at Sampdoria is the result of clever man-management with his players.
Cesena pick up Hugo Almeida
Cesena have confirmed that they have reached a deal to sign Portugal international striker Hugo Almeida subject to a medical.
Bernardeschi: Italy must be bold
Federico Bernardeschi downplays comparisons to Cristiano Ronaldo and plays up Italy’s Under-21 test against Slovakia.
Thohir: Faith in Mazzarri
Erick Thohir admits Inter may make moves in the January transfer window, but that Walter Mazzarri will continue to be ‘given a chance’.
Ban for Manolas, Garcia warned
The Lega Serie A confirm several suspensions, including two games for Roma’s Kostas Manolas, and a fine for Rudi Garcia.
Italy: Bonaventura out, Pirlo in
Antonio Conte has called up Andrea Pirlo to the Italy squad for Euro 2016 qualifying, in place of the injured Giacomo Bonaventura.
Super Cup confirmed for Doha
The Lega Serie A has confirmed that the Supercoppa Italiana between Juventus and Napoli will be played in Doha, Qatar on December 22.
Serie A Team of Week 6
After a glorious weekend of fabulous football action in Serie A Dave Taylor picks Week 6’s star performers for his best XI.
Iuliano: Juve deserved win
Mark Iuliano believes Juventus deserved to win against Roma yesterday and it is proof that they are the ‘dominant team’ in Italy.
Tavecchio: Time for TV replays
Carlo Tavecchio has called on Roma and Juventus to ‘tone things down’ and says he plans to request to FIFA the use of television replays on dubious calls.
Verratti, Bonaventura Italy doubts
Enrico Castellacci has confirmed Marco Verratti’s ankle injury may seen him drop out of the Italy squad, whilst Giacomo Bonaventura is also injured.
Garcia: This hurts Italian football
Rudi Garcia has continued the polemic from Roma’s defeat to Juventus by tweeting that it ‘really does hurt Italian football’.
Super Cup set for Dec 22, Doha
Il Mattino believe that the Italian Super Cup between Juventus and Napoli has been set for December 22 in Doha, Qatar.
Conte: Pelle represents meritocracy
Antonio Conte has explained Graziano Pelle’s inclusion and Mario Balotelli’s exclusion from his latest Italy squad.
Conte: I may call Pirlo…
Antonio Conte has reflected on Alberto Aquilani’s potential turning point, picking his regista this month and potentially recalling Andrea Pirlo.
'Juve-Roma is no Italy issue'
Antonio Conte is unconcerned by Juventus-Roma and says he does not expect it to affect squad relations in the Italy squad.
Bonaventura: Milan can improve
Giacomo Bonaventura has enthused at his call-up to Italy and reflected on early life at a Milan he still believes can improve.
Ankle issue for Verratti
Italy have held a first training session in view of Euro 2016 qualifiers this month and have early fitness doubts over Marco Verratti.
Strama: I’d still be at Inter if…
Andrea Stramaccioni admits he does hope to one day return to Inter, and says he wouldn’t have ever left if it had been down to Massimo Moratti.
‘Crucial point was Maicon’s handball’
Former Serie A referee Paolo Casarin believes Juventus-Roma broke down as a result of Gianluca Rocchi’s decision on Douglas Maicon’s handball.
Vidal dropped by Juve because…
Arturo Vidal was reportedly dropped from Juventus’ starting line-up against Roma for disciplinary reasons.
Ausilio: This is not Inter
After defeat to Fiorentina, Piero Ausilio comments that ‘this is not Inter’, but Erick Thohir is reportedly having a first reflection on Walter Mazzarri.
Martino: Tevez a matter of time
Tata Martino has reiterated that calling up Juventus forward Carlos Tevez to the Argentina national squad is ‘only a matter of time’.
Zamp: Iachini meeting essential
Maurizio Zamparini reiterates that his intention is to keep Beppe Iachini at Palermo, but he admits a planned meeting ‘is essential’ to moving forward.
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