NEWS

Giacomo Bonaventura gets his Milan debut against Antonio Cassano’s Parma, but Fernando Torres is injured.
Juventus dg Beppe Marotta launched a surprising attack on Lazio President Claudio Lotito. “He has too much power.”
Stefano Pioli believes “Lazio can do a lot better” after they thumped Cesena 3-0.
Eugenio Corini had been “confident” Chievo would do well at Napoli and thanked Francesco Bardi for the win.
Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco would’ve “gladly made 11 changes” in their 7-0 defeat to Inter.
Rafa Benitez admits “it’s difficult to explain this defeat” after Chievo stunned Napoli at the San Paolo.
Vincenzo Montella feels Fiorentina did everything right against Genoa, except “getting the ball in the net.”
Walter Mazzarri said Inter played “the ideal of football” in their 7-0 demolition job on Sassuolo.
Sinisa Mihajlovic both complimented and insulted Stefano Okaka after his Sampdoria strike. “He wasted seven years.”
Fiorentina were unable to break down 10-man Genoa, Lazio saw off Cesena and Atalanta shocked Cagliari.
Napoli are in crisis after suffering a shock 1-0 home defeat to Chievo with Gonzalo Higuain’s penalty saved.
A year later, Inter again demolished Sassuolo 7-0 with a Mauro Icardi hat-trick and Domenico Berardi sent off.
Giampiero Ventura was disappointed with Torino’s performance and admits Sampdoria “wanted it more.”
Manolo Gabbiadini and a splendid Stefano Okaka solo run allowed Sampdoria to sweep Torino aside 2-0.
Juan Guillermo Cuadrado returns to the Fiorentina line-up against Genoa with Micah Richards on the bench.
Inter are forced to reshuffle against Simone Zaza’s Sassuolo and need to make up for a stuttering start to the season.
Napoli face up to their Chievo taboo at the Stadio San Paolo with Lorenzo Insigne, Marek Hamsik and Gonzalo Higuain.
Polish referee Szymon Marciniak has been assigned to the Juventus-Malmo Champions League tie.
Inter are reportedly offering to double Mauro Icardi’s wages for a contract extension until 2019.
Empoli forward Levan Mchedlidze is adamant he should’ve been given a penalty against Roma.
Paul Pogba confirmed he is “in negotiations for a contract renewal with Juventus.”
Sampdoria striker Stefano Okaka insists Mario Balotelli “failed and mustn’t blame others,” but Liverpool can help him.
Sampdoria go head-to-head with Torino in the first lunchtime kick-off of the Serie A season.
Ex-Watford Coach Giuseppe Sannino looks set for a return to Italy with Serie B side Catania.
Roberto Mancini is currently available and said it “would be an honour” to become Coach of Portugal.
After Ashley Cole, it’s reported Roma are looking to England again with a bid for Liverpool’s Glen Johnson.
Cesena already took a Parma scalp this season and Pierpaolo Bisoli wants to shock Lazio today too.
Gian Piero Gasperini has Alessandro Matri back against Fiorentina this afternoon and “our attacking potential has notably improved.”
Fabio Quagliarella will be looking to get a Torino victory in the early game, but “will never forget Sampdoria.”
Eusebio Di Francesco assures Sassuolo’s 7-0 thrashing by Inter last season was “educational” and they’re out for revenge.
Sinisa Mihajlovic hopes his remarkable record against Torino and Giampiero Ventura can boost Sampdoria.
Week 2 continues today with Sampdoria-Torino the early kick-off, Fiorentina-Genoa, Inter-Sassuolo, Napoli-Chievo and tonight Parma-Milan.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Max Allegri had a “special night” at the Juventus Stadium in their 2-0 victory over Udinese.
Andrea Stramaccioni admits Juventus dominated the first half, but felt Udinese “were the better team” after the break.

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