NEWS

Luca Antonini has cooled suggestions he could be set for an international recall after being rejuvenated by a move to Genoa.
A number of MLS clubs are keen on Fabio Quagliarella, but his agent insists he’ll see out the season at Juventus.
Fiorentina have appealed against the dismissal of Juan Guillermo Cuadrado during the 2-1 loss against Napoli.
Catania will be without striker Gonzalo Bergessio for at least two months after he sustained a fracture in the 4-0 loss at Juventus.
Francesco Guidolin has praised his Udinese side for victory against a Sassuolo outfit who impressed him.
Parma boss Roberto Donadoni was content with his side’s performance despite the 1-0 loss at Genoa.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta says the club will tighten their grip on Paul Pogba, while he’s delighted with the outfit’s Golden Ball nominations.
Verona boss Andrea Mandorlini is refusing to get carried away by his side’s sensational start to the season.
Alberto Gilardino is happy to be making transfer headlines, but he’s committed himself to current club Genoa.
Kaka is hoping to use his summer return to Milan as a springboard for World Cup 2014 selection.
Fiorentina have reminded fans they are not in total control of key wide man Juan Guillermo Cuadrado’s future.
Mauricio Isla accepts he needs to rediscover his form of the past to pay back Juventus, the fans and boss Antonio Conte.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Fiorentina President Andrea Della Valle was furious after the defeat to Napoli, but hopes the referee “can grow and learn from this.”
Vladimir Petkovic maintains Lazio “deserved to win” in their 1-1 draw with Milan, though they took a while to get going.
Rafa Benitez praised Napoli’s defensive performance against Fiorentina, but wouldn’t comment on the refereeing.
Vincenzo Montella refused to blame the referee after Fiorentina’s defeat to Napoli. “I told the team not to act like victims.”
Massimiliano Allegri insists “Milan played a good game” despite their 1-1 draw with Lazio.
Antonio Conte was particularly pleased that Juventus beat Catania with a clean sheet and complimented the “prolific” Carlos Tevez.
Juventus swept Catania aside, Livorno-Torino was a six-goal thriller, Verona won’t stop winning, while Udinese and Bologna had away victories.
Kaka scored a sensational goal, but Milan’s defending in the air let them down again for a 1-1 draw with Lazio.
Napoli won 2-1 in Florence, but the Viola were furious after Juan Cuadrado was incorrectly sent off for simulation.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito assures he “never considered replacing” Vladimir Petkovic ahead of tonight’s clash with Milan.
Fiorentina and Napoli test their Scudetto credentials as Giuseppe Rossi goes head-to-head with Gonzalo Higuain.
Juventus stick with Carlos Tevez and Fernando Llorente to welcome Luigi De Canio’s new Catania.
Milan have Mario Balotelli, Kaka and Mattia De Sciglio against Lazio’s Miroslav Klose, Hernanes and Antonio Candreva.
“Lazio have exceptional quality, but we need points,” confessed Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti.
Carlo Ancelotti will release a new book on his tactical and managerial style, including a preface by David Beckham.
Chievo sought advice ahead of tomorrow’s game with Serie A leaders Roma – visiting Pope Francis at the Vatican.
Diego Armando Maradona thanked Aurelio De Laurentiis for birthday wishes and requested a gift. “Every effort to give Napoli more success.”
Michael Bradley admits Roma “are in the running for the Scudetto” as they can become the first side in Serie A history to win the first 10 games.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis publicly blamed Paolo Cannavaro for causing Gonzalo Higuain’s head injury.
Milan will look to add a goalkeeper to their squad in January, and reports in Bild suggest that they could go for Marc-Andre ter Stegen.
Udinese sporting director Cristiano Giaretta has denied reports that Piotr Zielinski has fallen out with Francesco Guidolin.
Former Fiorentina goalkeeper Sebastien Frey has claimed that tonight’s game between the Viola and Napoli is too tight to call.

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