Josip Ilicic is out of Fiorentina’s meeting with Atalanta on Sunday after an injury on international duty with Slovenia.
Napoli midfielder Jorginho insists “our philosophy doesn’t change” with Arkadiusz Milik’s injury as they host Roma today.
Luciano Spalletti concedes “defeat will take something away from the future” for Roma or Napoli in today’s game.
Arrigo Sacchi believes it’s a mistake for Napoli to use Manolo Gabbiadini as a centre-forward against Roma today.
Roma defender Federico Fazio called today’s showdown for second place with Napoli “crucial for the table.”
Napoli rely on Manolo Gabbiadini and Nikola Maksimovic, while Roma look to Edin Dzeko and Radja Nainggolan in a showdown for second place.
Frank de Boer warned Inter “will not change our approach” against Cagliari, but need to avoid “blackouts and naïve mistakes.”
Francesco Guidolin admits he “thought I’d have been given more time” at Swansea City, but wants another Premier League job.
Leonardo Bonucci has been called in by Juventus for tonight’s game with Udinese, as Giorgio Chiellini is injured.
Vincenzo Montella admits to several doubts as Milan face Chievo in a fight for third place, including Manuel Locatelli and Gianluca Lapadula.
Paulo Sousa has some injury concerns as Fiorentina prepare to host Atalanta and admits the team has “fragilities.”
Argentina manager Edgardo Bauza shrugged off criticism for ignoring Inter striker Mauro Icardi. “If I want to call him, I will.”
Roberto Mancini insists “there’s nothing for now” with regards to the England job and reveals he hasn’t been watching Inter.
Chievo goalkeeper Stefano Sorrentino believes Joe Hart “is worth an extra 10 points” to Torino this season.
Former Roma Coach Rudi Garcia turned down a job with the Algeria national team, claims L’Equipe.
Torino and Italy hitman Andrea Belotti discussed his career, what he learned from top strikers and the reason for that unusual goal celebration.
Ex-Roma director of sport Walter Sabatini is being called to Chelsea by Antonio Conte, according to the Corriere dello Sport.
Beppe Iachini believes he “needed more time” to make a success of it at Udinese, as his replacement Gigi Del Neri debuts against Juventus.
Mauro Icardi wrote in his autobiography that he became “a hero” to Inter teammates after hurling abuse at a fan.
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic insists it is “false” to say Simone Zaza could be sent back to Juventus in January, avoiding the €20m fee.
Giuseppe Rossi’s agent admits a move to Napoli in January is “possible, as we were very close to them in the past,” but Miroslav Klose is on stand-by.
Milan are planning their future, so directors Massimiliano Mirabelli and Marco Fassone will be in London to watch Chelsea-Leicester City today.
Both Napoli and Roma will be forced into some radical changes in this afternoon’s head-to-head for second place.
It’s a super Saturday with Napoli-Roma for second place in an early kick-off, Pescara-Sampdoria and Juventus-Udinese, then tomorrow Inter-Cagliari and an unexpected Chievo-Milan.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Fiorentina President Mario Cognini insists “we will not dismantle the squad, but if it does happen, we’ll replace those who leave.”
Spal left it to deep into stoppages to grab a 1-1 draw away to Cesena in the Friday night Serie B game.
Inter have put Fiorentina winger Federico Bernardeschi at the top of their transfer wish-list, according to reports.
Martin Caceres is expected to have a trial with Inter, but Turkish club Besiktas are reportedly ready to make him an offer.
Pescara have lost Valerio Verre as well for tomorrow’s Serie A encounter with Sampdoria.
Udinese have officially extended their contract with striker Cyril Thereau to June 2019.
Crotone boss Davide Nicola believes the break for international duty has been “very useful” to get the team ready against Sassuolo.
Andrea Belotti is of interest to Chelsea and Valencia, among others, but Torino are ready to slap a €40m price-tag on the striker.
With competition from Chelsea, Milan are reportedly lining up the first formal offer for Fiorentina’s Milan Badelj.
Inter will reportedly sign Roger Martinez next summer from Jiangsu Suning, as both clubs are owned by the same Chinese corporation.