NEWS

Gianni Rivera believes Juventus can progress in the Champions League - but it would make Napoli Scudetto favourites.
President Aurelio De Laurentiis insists Napoli are “alive, kicking and very tough!”
The agent of Khouma Babacar says ‘Sunderland and two other clubs’ tried to sign him but he’s ‘attached to Florence’.
Luca Banti will referee Milan’s trip to face Napoli as Week 26 Serie A officials are announced.
Sunderland’s Emanuele Giaccherini says ‘I want to stay at Bologna’ and that ‘the club are working in this direction’.
Tottenham Hotspur’s Erik Lamela expects ‘a difficult game’ against Fiorentina and says they’re ‘another team’ from the one he beat while at Roma.
Juventus ‘aren’t thinking about Bayern Munich’ says Massimiliano Allegri, who discusses the club’s injury problems.
Massimiliano Allegri says Juventus are ‘duty bound to win’ against Bologna tomorrow, as ‘Napoli won’t give us an inch’.
Bologna Coach Roberto Donadoni says his side are ‘focused on what we need to do’ against Juventus tomorrow.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini says he’s ‘sorry Paulo Dybala didn’t join Milan’ as he’s ‘more a friend of the Rossoneri than Juventus’.
Zenit defender Domenico Criscito reveals he was ‘very close to Inter last summer’ and says ‘the door is always open.’
Milan will reportedly offer Alex and Cristian Zapata new deals before their contracts expire in June.
Roma President James Pallotta criticises the referee for ‘making the wrong call’ and not awarding a penalty against Real Madrid.
Reports say Inter will decide against permanently signing Adem Ljajic, Stevan Jovetic and Alex Telles in the summer.
Antonio Nocerino says leaving Milan for Orlando City was ‘a solution that would be good for everyone’ and looks forward to being an ‘integral part’ again.
Juventus will reportedly send a representative to meet with Borussia Dortmund’s Ilkay Gundogan and convince him of a move.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Daniele De Rossi seems to have aggravated a calf injury after coming off the bench for Roma against Real Madrid.
Antonio Rudiger thanked Roma fans for their “amazing support” during the 2-0 Champions League defeat to Real Madrid.
Marcelo concedes Real Madrid had to play a “difficult” game when beating Roma 2-0 in the Champions League Round of 16.
Zinedine Zidane felt “Real Madrid could’ve scored more goals, just as Roma had the chances to score.”
Radja Nainggolan said Roma “can only be satisfied with the performance” despite a 2-0 defeat to Real Madrid.
Miralem Pjanic found it “very difficult to accept” a 2-0 defeat to Real Madrid, as “Roma deserved to score at least one goal.”
Sergio Ramos reveals Real Madrid’s half-time discussion that allowed them to beat Roma 2-0 at the Olimpico.
Luciano Spalletti saw familiar tactical problems against Real Madrid, but assured “Roma did pretty well and are on the right track.”
Alessandro Florenzi felt “it was one of our best games of the season” and was frustrated by the penalty decision as Roma lost 2-0 to Real Madrid.
Roma gave a good account of themselves and were denied a clear penalty, but Real Madrid ran out 2-0 winners at the Olimpico.
Bari Coach Andrea Camplone is in hospital after heart surgery and needs a few days of rest before he’s back to work.
Maurizio Sarri believes Napoli and Villarreal “each have a 50 per cent chance of qualification” in the Europa League.
Roma director Walter Sabatini denies he offered to resign and “can already see the fruits of Luciano Spalletti’s labour.”
Radja Nainggolan thinks Roma can “hurt Real Madrid the way we already did in the past.”
Juventus announced Alex Sandro will be out for 10 days and not six weeks, as tests ruled out muscular lesions.
Roma start Diego Perotti as a False 9 with Stephan El Shaarawy in the Champions League against Cristiano Ronaldo’s Real Madrid.
Pepe Reina is happy to be back facing Villarreal and believes Napoli “should be feeling confident” in the Europa League.
Stefano Pioli assures he will field “the best Lazio” against Galatasaray, because “the Europa League is an objective.”

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