NEWS

Inter visit Hellas Verona in a fight for Europa League spots with Luca Toni and Juan Iturbe against Rodrigo Palacio and Hernanes.
Edy Reja insists “it isn’t over” for Lazio’s European ambitions as the team in crisis visit Cagliari on Sunday.
Serie B side Varese have sacked Coach Carmine Gautieri and recalled his predecessor Stefano Sottili.
Milan legend Jose Altafini said Mario Balotelli is “the real failure” at the club and Clarence Seedorf is a “huge mistake.”
Juventus are without Carlos Tevez, Sebastian Giovinco and Claudio Marchisio against Genoa on Sunday.
Vincenzo Montella is keeping Fiorentina focused on Chievo between Euro derbies with Juventus. “Mario Gomez is improving.”
Mario Balotelli is in the Milan squad to take on Parma on Sunday afternoon, despite skipping training for two days.
Sinisa Mihajlovic quoted Dante to prepare Sampdoria for their game with Atalanta. “We were in Hell, but can go to Paradise.”
Parma are without Walter Gargano and Gabriel Paletta for Milan, while Nicola Pozzi needs knee surgery.
Palermo crushed Brescia to go nine points clear at the top, as Avellino and Empoli stumbled, while Trapani shocked Latina.
Edy Reja has called Joseph Minala, the youth team player who hit headlines around the world, for Lazio’s game with Cagliari.
According to Italian papers, Liverpool are lining up a €10m offer for Roma striker Adem Ljajic.
Genoa Coach Gian Piero Gasperini said Juventus are “the Bayern Munich of Italy,” so his team must give 110 per cent.
As Nemanja Vidic is “looking forward to a new challenge” at Inter, he could be joined by Manchester United teammate Patrice Evra.
Rafa Benitez said Napoli “have an historic opportunity” and must continue building for the future with more star players.
Clarence Seedorf insists he won’t “punish” Mario Balotelli in the Parma game, but again blamed “the situation” he inherited at Milan.
Eric Cantona said Mario Balotelli and Zlatan Ibrahimovic can’t be considered “football rebels,” but Paul Pogba was right to quit Manchester United.
Giovanni Trapattoni defended Antonio Conte’s use of squad rotation. “Juventus cannot snub any competition.”
Roberto Donadoni explained the secret to Parma’s success, dealing with Antonio Cassano and ignoring the Milan crisis.
Sassuolo defender Francesco Acerbi has announced can return to action after chemotherapy. “I’m ready to come back.”
Milan are reportedly lining up plans for a new 55,000-seater stadium with revolutionary acoustics.
Cesare Prandelli is confident Christian Maggio will recover fully after a collapsed lung. “He’s a warrior.”
Mattia Perin comes face to face with his “idol” Gigi Buffon on Sunday as Juventus visit Genoa.
West Ham midfielder Antonio Nocerino gave his verdict on English football, why he left Milan and dreams of the World Cup.
Vladimir Petkovic said he “acted like a gentleman” after being sacked by Lazio in January, as he “did not react to the stabs.”
Verona have officially extended their contract with Emil Hallfredsson until June 2017.
Mati Fernandez suffered ankle ligament damage, but Fiorentina teammate Giuseppe Rossi’s recovery is ahead of schedule.
Serse Cosmi’s arrival has revived Pescara, as they picked up a victory away to Spezia on Friday night.
Inter take on Luca Toni’s Hellas Verona tonight in a battle for Europe, but this weekend stretches out to Monday evening.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Christian Maggio’s agent revealed what happened before the Napoli player had emergency surgery for a collapsed lung.
Milan Ultras on the Curva Sud will hold a pre-match protest against Adriano Galliani and some of their own players on Sunday.
Radja Nainggolan has thanked his Roma teammates for making him feel welcome at the club since his move from Cagliari.
Pepe Reina’s father admits he has no idea as to what his son’s next career move will be after the end of this season.
Calciomercato.com are reporting that Milan are eyeing up a potential summer transfer swoop for Alessio Cerci.

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