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Massimo Moratti says that while returning to Inter is not impossible, “it’s difficult”, although “I like what I’m seeing”.
Emerson Palmieri has hailed Roma’s defensive “commander” Federico Fazio. “Mamma mia, what a player he is!”
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has reportedly asked the Gunners “to do anything” for the signature of Milan forward M’Baye Niang.
Juventus will meet Schalke 04 in the next two days to discuss Sead Kolasinac, according to reports.
Marco Verratti’s agent admits it’s “very, highly difficult” for the Paris Saint-Germain midfielder to move to Serie A.
Zbigniew Boniek admits he “can't see” Juventus winning the Champions League this season.
Fiorentina risk sanctions after posters mocking the Heysel tragedy had to be removed from outside Stadio Artemio Franchi.
It’s expected that Palermo will sack Eugenio Corini today, but there’s confusion over who will replace him.
Napoli captain Marek Hamsik is “delighted” by the win over Pescara but admits “in the first half we didn’t play as we wanted”.
A meeting is reportedly scheduled for Wednesday between Juventus and Paulo Dybala’s agent to put the finishing touches to his renewal.
Everton winger Gerard Deulofeu only wants a move to Milan, according to reports.
Reports suggest Juventus are still pushing for Milan full-back Mattia De Sciglio, who hasn’t signed a new contract.
Eusebio Di Francesco admits “I don’t know what my future will be” after a “difficult season” for Sassuolo.
Sevilla President Jose Castro admits they may lose Roma target Monchi - “you can’t force someone to stay where they don’t want to be”.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero calls Vincenzo Montella “the wife” and Sinisa Mihajlovic “the lover”.
Fiorentina director Giancarlo Antognini believes Coach Paulo Sousa pulled-off “a masterstroke” against Juventus.
Reports suggest Milan are considering handing Coach Vincenzo Montella a contract extension.
Stefano Pioli hails “very ambitious” Inter, but warns “we’re only at the beginning of our journey”.
Inter Coach Stefano Pioli assures there are no issues between him and “great professional” Antonio Candreva.
Milan are facing a full-back emergency against Torino, as Mattia De Sciglio is out injured.
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Giorgio Chiellini concedes Juventus “aren’t as solid as we were last season” and have travel sickness after defeat to Fiorentina.
Fiorentina patron Andrea Della Valle hinted Nikola Kalinic could be sold to Chinese club Tianjin Quanjian.
Paulo Sousa insists he did not adjust Fiorentina to neutralise Juventus. “If we play with this desire, determination and intensity, we’ll be difficult for anyone to beat.”
Max Allegri admits Juventus suffered “a bad setback” with their 2-1 defeat to Fiorentina, “but nobody thought we’d win the title in January.”
Federico Chiesa said Fiorentina beating Juventus “is like its own season all by itself” and claims he did get a touch for the second goal.
Nikola Kalinic and Milan Badelj gave Fiorentina their first home win over Juventus since 2013 and sent the leaders down to a shock 2-1 defeat.
Simone Zaza “went through a very difficult period, but I want to prove to the world and myself what I can do” after signing for Valencia.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta insists Max Allegri won’t be leaving any time soon, but Patrice Evra “is considering his future.”
Davide Astori said Fiorentina’s showdown with Juventus this evening “needs no introduction. The fans let us understand what it means.”
Eusebio Di Francesco believes Sassuolo are in a position to recover their confidence following a difficult season to date.
Leonardo Bonucci sniped that “for Fiorentina it’s the game of the year, but for Juventus it’s the same as any other match.”
Juventus go with three at the back for their grudge match with Fiorentina, as Juan Cuadrado starts in his old hunting ground.
Empoli Coach Giovanni Martusciello was pleased to get a point at Sampdoria, despite a missed penalty.
Join us for the build-up and action from tonight’s bitter grudge match between Fiorentina and Juventus.

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