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Leonardo Bonucci insisted Juventus have “zero excuses, zero remorse” after their Champions League exit.
Rafa Benitez assures Napoli “have only just begun” after their heartbreaking Champions League exit.
Fiorentina and Dnipro have already qualified, but this is a head-to-head for who’ll win the Europa League group.
There are reports Inter directors and Fredy Guarin’s agent were in London for talks with Manchester United and Tottenham.
Parma stopper Gabriel Paletta has reiterated that he is ready to play for Italy rather than Argentina if selected.
Raul Albiol has hailed the efforts of his Napoli side despite their Champions League exit on Wednesday.
Rodrigo Palacio will get a pay rise when he signs a new contract with Italian giants Inter, reports Leggo.
Riccardo Montolivo has defended his actions after his dismissal in Milan’s 0-0 draw with Ajax on Wednesday.
Demetrio Albertini says the Galatasaray-Juventus tie should have been postponed, while he’s rejected links with Milan.
Emanuele Giaccherini will not be leaving Sunderland for a return to Italy in January, insists his agent.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli says he’s going to Brazil next summer with the intention of bringing home the World Cup.
Giuseppe Sannino admits he is surprised by the difficulties being encountered by Josip Ilicic at Fiorentina.
Verona sporting director Sean Sogliano has cooled reports linking him with a possible move to Milan at the end of the season.
Mehdi Benatia has no regrets about choosing to join Roma after leaving Udinese during the summer transfer session.
Christian Maggio says there is no shame in Napoli’s Champions League exit on Wednesday evening.
Brazilian club Santos are reportedly set to sign Napoli-owned forward Eduardo Vargas.
Inter teenager Mateo Kovacic says he still has a lot to learn despite his growing reputation in the European game.
Genoa will be without Juraj Kucka for four months after surgery, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Daniele Bonera has hailed the efforts of his Milan teammates in the crucial 0-0 Champions League draw with Ajax.
Daniele Cacia has admitted that he doesn’t know whether he will remain at Verona for the rest of the season.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Per Mertesacker admits Arsenal “lost by far” against Napoli and “were always on the back foot.”
Mario Balotelli is “disappointed” Milan are the only Italian side in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Napoli defender Federico Fernandez reveals “we had the illusion that we were going to qualify, then Borussia scored.”
Christian Abbiati confessed to “suffering” against Ajax, but hopes Milan face Atletico Madrid in the Round of 16.
Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal were “nervous in the end” after scraping through despite a 2-0 defeat to Napoli.
Gonzalo Higuain was in tears after Napoli’s Champions League exit and can’t believe they were eliminated.
Massimiliano Allegri admits he “lost weight” with the stress of watching 10-man Milan’s 0-0 draw with Ajax.
Rafa Benitez believes Napoli “deserved to qualify” after finishing joint top with Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis praised his side for amassing 12 points despite their Champions League exit.
Milan clung to a 0-0 against Ajax to qualify after Riccardo Montolivo left them with 10 men for over an hour.
Napoli beat Arsenal 2-0, but a late Borussia Dortmund winner knocks them out of the Champions League.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis sees a “good omen” ahead of tonight’s Champions League decider with Arsenal.
There are reports of serious crowd trouble throughout the day ahead of Milan-Ajax with six people stabbed.
Miroslav Klose is back in the Lazio squad for Thursday’s Europa League match with Trabzonspor.

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