NEWS

Lazio will face Atletico Madrid in the last 32 of the Europa League, while Udinese have been paired with PAOK Salonika.
Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri insists English football is still to be respected after they were drawn to play Arsenal in the Champions League.
A January transfer for out-of-favour Juventus midfielder Milos Krasic is almost inevitable, his agent has suggested.
Milan will take on Arsenal and Chelsea await Napoli in the last 16 of the Champions League. Inter, meanwhile, have been paired with Marseille.
Juventus legend David Trezeguet is just a medical away from signing for Argentine side River Plate.
Gianluigi Buffon believes Juventus would not benefit from Carlos Tevez and has questioned Milan’s necessity to sign him either.
Dusan Basta is optimistic that whoever Udinese pull out of the hat for the Europa League knockout draw, that the Zebrette will at least enjoy themselves.
Moreno Torricelli has crowned Juventus’ Stephan Lichtsteiner as one of the finest right-backs presently in the game.
Giorgio Chiellini will be happy to once again be fielded in the heart of the Juventus defence this weekend. “It’s my role.”
Milan will hold talks with Manchester City at some stage next week to discuss the possible transfer of Carlos Tevez.
Inter, Milan and Napoli will discover the identity of their last 16 opponents when the Champions League draw is made on Friday.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Francesco Guidolin “genuinely felt sorry for Celtic” after Udinese’s result and fully expects to face Manchester City or United in the next round.
Antonio Di Natale got the goal Udinese needed to reach the last 32 of the Europa League after a hard-fought 1-1 draw with Celtic.
Francesco Totti has reassured he “will stay with Roma forever” just hours after admitting he was reconsidering his future.
Udinese go into their decisive Europa League match with Celtic this evening and Antonio Di Natale leads the way.
Cesare Prandelli insists Italy “want to dream” at Euro 2012 and won’t be content with a semi-final spot, especially after Spain lost David Villa.
Massimo Ambrosini is eager to give Carlos Tevez some advice. “Coming to Milan would be a very positive situation for him.”
Sampdoria have opened the door for Angelo Palombo to leave in January. “At times even eternal love stories end.”
Napoli are reportedly stepping up their bid for Eduardo Vargas, flying out to Chile with a €13m offer to beat the competition.
Kevin-Prince Boateng reveals why he retired from international duty with Ghana. “I did it to win with Milan. Carlos Tevez is perfect for us.”
Andrea Ranocchia is confident “Inter can still win the Scudetto” despite the 10-point gap from the leaders.
One of Carlos Tevez’ agents has played down comments published this week that suggested he was keen only to play for Boca Juniors.
Teammates in Argentina and opponents on Saturday, Atalanta’s Maxi Moralez has defended Fiorentina’s Santiago Silva’s poor start to life in Serie A.
Whilst excited by Friday’s Champions League draw, Napoli’s Salvatore Aronica has reiterated that focus at the moment is only on Serie A.
Milan defender Taye Taiwo could join former Inter full-back Davide Santon at Newcastle United this January, according to reports.
Inter are reportedly considering opening contract negotiations with Manchester United’s soon to be out of contract French youth international Paul Pogba.
Italian World Cup winner Fabio Cannavaro has backed Barcelona’s Xavi to lift the 2011 Golden Ball.
Juventus’ Gigi Buffon has insisted that he wouldn’t have been annoyed with Francesco Totti had the Roman tried a cheeky chip penalty against him.
Napoli midfielder Gokhan Inler insists he’s not bothered who his club is drawn with in the knock-out stages of the Champions League.
Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo has rejected claims that the club have made moves for Carlos Tevez and Federico Balzaretti.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi has made it clear that he wouldn’t hesitate in re-signing Diego Milito of Inter.
The representative of Fiorentina midfielder Marco Marchionni has rejected links with Serie A rivals Genoa.
Milan will consider bringing in a new centre-back during the winter transfer window as cover for Mario Yepes.
A possible move to Barcelona is the last thing on the mind of Milan centre-back Thiago Silva. “I want to stay here.”

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