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Inter boss Walter Mazzarri says he’s happy with the efforts of his players following his summer arrival.
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Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Ajax Coach Frank De Boer accused Mario Balotelli of “creating theatre” for Milan’s last-gasp penalty.
Gokhan Inler feels Napoli “lacked concentration in the opening minutes” in a 2-0 defeat to Arsenal.
Olivier Giroud and Mikel Arteta admit Arsenal played “probably our best 45 minutes” against Napoli.
Riccardo Montolivo concedes Milan were “a little too deep” against Ajax and they need Mario Balotelli.
Arsene Wenger praised Arsenal for an “outstanding game” and particularly the “fantastic” Mesut Ozil after beating Napoli 2-0.
Rafa Benitez maintains Napoli cannot have a suitable Gonzalo Higuain replacement, but “confidence” was key against Arsenal.
Massimiliano Allegri insists Milan’s defensive first half was a “tactical” decision against Ajax. “It was overall a good performance.”
Marek Hamsik admits “Arsenal were devastating early on and Napoli were very bad” after a 2-0 defeat.
Mario Balotelli converted a last-gasp penalty to give Milan a point with Ajax after a chaotic finale in Amsterdam.
Napoli never recovered from a disastrous opening 15 minutes, as they were beaten 2-0 by Arsenal in London.
Lazio midfielder Eddy Onazi performed heroics off the field today in Rome, chasing down a mugger and handing him to police!
Giandomenico Mesto assures Napoli face Arsenal “without fear, but the utmost respect” even without Gonzalo Higuain.
Mario Balotelli, Riccardo Montolivo and Robinho start as Milan visit Ajax in the Champions League.
Gonzalo Higuain is not fit to start, so Goran Pandev and Lorenzo Insigne lead Napoli against Arsenal tonight.
Carlos Tevez is in the Juventus squad to face Galatasaray on Wednesday night despite an ankle injury.
New Galatasaray Coach Roberto Mancini praised Antonio Conte and will be “very happy to see Carlos Tevez again.”
Giuseppe Rossi and Ante Rebic have been left out of Fiorentina’s Europa League squad because of injury.
Gian Piero Gasperini says he’s looking forward to taking charge of Genoa again after returning to the outfit this week.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani is delighted Riccardo Montolivo will be available for tonight’s Champions League tie at Ajax.
Leonardo Bonucci is aware that his Juventus defence will be tested by the ability of Galatasaray striker Didier Drogba on Wednesday.
Roma turned down offers for Michael Bradley this summer, the midfielder’s representative has confirmed.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte has conceded that he would have preferred to take on Galatasaray without Roberto Mancini as his opposite number.
Week 6 came to a close with Fiorentina-Parma on Monday. Dave Taylor picks his ideal XI from the latest round of action.
Torino will be without defender Guillermo Rodriguez for the next month after he picked up an injury in the Turin derby.
Bologna have confirmed their faith in under-pressure boss Stefano Pioli after a winless start to the season.
Russia boss Fabio Capello is backing Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid to win the Champions League in 2013-14.
Patrick Kluivert says Milan will start tonight’s Champions League game against Ajax as overwhelming favourites for victory.
Gianluca Vialli is confident former club Sampdoria can recover from their difficult start to the season.
San Siro will not be closed after Milan fans reiterated their ‘discriminatory’ chants against Neapolitans.
Fiorentina fumbled a lead yet again and President Andrea Della Valle warns “we’ve got to improve in the final minutes.”
Juan Camilo Zuniga has signed a five-year Napoli contract extension, reportedly including a €35m buy-out clause.
Gonzalo Higuain should be fit to face Arsenal tonight, although he left Napoli’s training session early with Raul Albiol.

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