NEWS

Sinisa Mihajlovic said his departure from Sampdoria will be confirmed tomorrow. “We made huge steps forward.”
Stefano Pioli said Lazio “deserved” their Champions League spot after beating Napoli 4-2. “I said my team was special.”
Fiorentina crushed Chievo to take fourth place from Napoli, Palermo stunned Roma, Mauro Icardi is Capocannoniere and Sampdoria did just enough.
Lazio secured Champions League football with a dramatic 4-2 victory away to Napoli in a game with two red cards and a Gonzalo Higuain missed penalty.
Felipe Anderson assured Lazio will “play our way and attack” Napoli in tonight’s showdown for third place.
Cagliari went down into Serie B with a 4-3 victory over Udinese, though ultras insulted them throughout.
Napoli and Lazio go head-to-head, as only one will emerge with third place and Champions League qualification.
Follow all the action as it happens in the final round of the season, including Napoli v Lazio for third and Mauro Icardi v Empoli for Capocannoniere.
Jose Mauri’s agent denied reports the Parma midfielder already has a deal with Milan. “There are also two Italian and two overseas clubs.”
Antonio Conte “told me he’d gladly stay on the Italy bench for another two years,” revealed Carlo Tavecchio.
Luis Enrique praised Leo Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez for their “hard work” to balance Barcelona.
Luis Enrique believes the Champions League Final between Barcelona and Juventus will have “two teams fighting for the ball.”
Cagliari say goodbye to Serie A after 11 years and it could well be Andrea Stramaccioni’s last match at Udinese.
Cagliari director Stefano Capozucca warned Roma “anything could happen” if they don’t agree Radja Nainggolan terms soon.
While Jurgen Klopp and Sinisa Mihajlovic are available, Napoli could also push for Sevilla Coach Unai Emery.
Both Napoli and Fiorentina will hold a minute’s silence and wear black armbands for Bruno ‘Petisso’ Pesaola.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi confirmed he “hopes” Carlo Ancelotti will return. “We have to wait for the result of a little operation first.”
Felipe Melo’s agent confirmed “there has been some contact with Inter,” but it’s up to Galatasaray.
Yaya Toure’s agent reiterated Manchester City “won’t even discuss a sale” to Inter this summer.
Robin van Persie is again linked with Juventus, though only if Manchester United get Gonzalo Higuain from Napoli.
Eusebio Di Francesco has officially extended his contract with Sassuolo until June 2017.
Daniel Caligiuri of Wolfsburg, Nicola Sansone of Sassuolo and Chievo’s Alberto Paloschi are among those called an Italy training retreat.
There are growing reports of a massive breakdown between Coach Rudi Garcia and Roma directors.
Genoa will have their final appeal to receive a UEFA licence on June 3, as they risk being excluded from the Europa League.
Today Antonio Conte will name his Italy squad for a two-day training camp, then next week players to face Croatia.
Radja Nainggolan told Roma to “wake up” if they want to buy him on a permanent basis from Cagliari.
There are fears Genoa goalkeeper Mattia Perin could miss the European Under-21 Championship for shoulder surgery.
Eusebio Di Francesco said “you will know my future” after Sassuolo’s last game of the season with Genoa.
Marcello Lippi expects 'a final' between Napoli and Lazio, but says the game is 'hard to decipher'.
Rolando Maran says his mind is already on the next season, but wants Chievo to focus on Fiorentina.
Coach Gianluca Festa says he 'hopes to stay' at Cagliari, but the contract renewal does not come down to him.
Gian Piero Gasperini says this was his 'most rewarding' Genoa team, whilst discussing his future.
Juventus could sell Arturo Vidal to Arsenal or Manchester United to raise funds for Chelsea talent Oscar.
Simone Zaza is 'not intimidated by the competition' at Juventus, but says he'll miss Sassuolo.
Real Madrid Vice-President Eduardo Fernandez de Blas confirmed Rafa Benitez will be their new Coach “as of next week.”