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Napoli are Winter Champions and must beat Sassuolo – one of only two sides they lost to this season – to stay top of Serie A.
Atalanta boss Edy Reja credited “prodigious” Samir Handanovic for earning Inter a point in Bergamo.
There are reports Roma will sell Gervinho to Chinese club Jiangsu Suning for €10m.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi “still believes in Sinisa Mihajlovic” despite talk of an imminent sacking.
Avellino won the local derby with Salernitana, Bari and Novara hit the brakes while Pescara beat 10-man Livorno in the first games of 2016.
Mario Balotelli and Alex are in the Milan squad to take on Fiorentina, but Philippe Mexes misses out.
Roberto Mancini blamed his strikers for Inter’s 1-1 draw at Atalanta. “I’m not happy and someone has to more.”
Ciro Immobile is thrown straight into the starting XI on his Torino comeback against Frosinone.
It was a game of two own goals, as Inter were held to a 1-1 draw by Atalanta thanks Samir Handanovic’s save of the season.
Luciano Spalletti named his first Roma squad to take on Verona, including Francesco Totti and Edin Dzeko.
Paulo Sousa hints Giuseppe Rossi will start for Fiorentina against Milan. “He’s so fired up he wants to smash the world open.”
Luciano Spalletti warned Roma “have no alibis” ahead of his debut against Verona. “It was an easy decision to come back.”
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni thanked Rudi Garcia and welcomed Luciano Spalletti. “Our plans have not changed.”
There are reports Milan have asked Inter for Andrea Ranocchia on loan with option to buy.
Mauro Icardi insists Inter “have nothing to prove” and he can play alongside Stevan Jovetic against Atalanta.
Max Allegri hopes Juventus kick off “another half-season” in the right way with Udinese, having lost the opener.
Inter need to get back on track and revive the Mauro Icardi-Stevan Jovetic partnership, while Alessandro Diamanti is on the Atalanta bench.
Join us for a Super Serie A Saturday with Inter aiming to get back on top at Atalanta, Ciro Immobile’s Torino comeback with Frosinone and leaders Napoli host giant-killers Sassuolo.
Sinisa Mihajlovic is confident “we can beat Fiorentina if we play like Milan, though I look like a flop compared to Paulo Sousa.”
Empoli Coach Marco Giampaolo confirmed Riccardo Saponara will not play against Chievo tomorrow amid a flu epidemic.
Inter President Erick Thohir believes “there could be no better choice than Roberto Mancini” to get them into the world’s top 10 clubs.
Stefano Colantuono confirmed Antonio Di Natale will start for Udinese against Juventus. “This is his game.”
Roberto Donadoni urged Bologna to “react quickly” to recent setbacks when hosting Lazio tomorrow.
President Silvio Berlusconi's emissaries and Bee Taechaubol have finished their meeting, as news about Milan's future are expected this afternoon.
Real Madrid are trying to take back Juventus striker Alvaro Morata, but Coach Zinedine Zidane is reportedly not so keen.
Fiorentina are close to their target Barcelona's Cristian Tello, but are also looking at other players as alternatives.
Ashley Cole and Roma have reportedly found an agreement to terminate the contract and let him fly to Los Angeles Galaxy.
Juventus are preparing a Belgian shopping list as Anderlecht's Dennis Praet and Youri Tielemans spearhead a number of young talents.
Antonio Conte cancelled his scheduled Azzurri training camps after the Lega Calcio exempted players busy with European cups.
Defender Guglielmo Stendardo is effectively going on strike with Atalanta, who already purchased his replacement.
Chievo confirmed a deal is imminent for Jhon Fredy Miranda, but Alberto Paloschi won’t be sold.
Marco Borriello is believed to be in talks with three MLS clubs – Montreal Impact, LA Galaxy and New York Red Bulls – but could stay in Serie A.
Napoli are turning to new midfield targets, Moussa Sissoko of Newcastle United and Porto’s Giannelli Imbula.
Fredy Guarin’s agent is due in Italy next week, as Inter push him to accept an offer from Jiangsu Suning.
Today Inter visit Atalanta with Napoli hosting giant-killers Sassuolo, plus Ciro Immobile’s Torino return against Frosinone.

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