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Juventus midifielder Arturo Vidal has claimed that he is happy in Italy, and would be delighted to spend his entire career in Serie A.
Pablo Osvaldo has accepted Zdenek Zeman's decision to drop him for Roma's game against Atalanta, according to the player's representative.
New Palermo CEO Pietro Lo Monaco has admitted that the Rosanero will dip into the transfer market in January.
Siena striker Emanuele Calaio has hit out at referee Paolo Mazzoleni, after his performance against Juventus on Sunday.
Inter boss Andrea Stramaccioni has played down comparisons with treble-winning tactician Jose Mourinho.
Atalanta have insisted that boss Stefano Colantuono is safe despite a third straight defeat in Serie A.
Who made it into Football Italia’s Team of the Week after the latest round of games? Dave Taylor reveals all.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has told Antonio Cassano that his international career is not over, while he’s admitted to being disappointed by Mario Balotelli.
Genoa chief Enrico Preziosi has argued that Marco Borriello is a striker worthy of the Italian national side.
Vice-President Adriano Galliani has become the latest man from Milan to criticise the performance of the referee in the 1-0 defeat to Inter.
Napoli’s start to the season is better than during their Diego Maradona-inspired Scudetto winning campaigns.
Marek Hamsik says his Napoli side will be ready to take on Juventus when Serie A returns after the international break.
Alessandro Diamanti has commented on the fact that he and Bologna teammate Alberto Gilardino are in the latest Italy squad.
Javier Zanetti has refused to rule out a Scudetto challenge from his Inter side after victory in the Milan derby.
Salvatore Aronica could be in hot water after the Napoli defender attacked a local journalist after the Udinese win.
Antonio Candreva has thanked his club and the fans following his recall to the Italian international set-up.
Walter Samuel decided the Milan derby with an early goal, but he’s refusing to name his Inter side as title candidates.
Alberto Gilardino has thanked new club Bologna for reviving his Italian international career.
Yuto Nagatomo has expressed his relief that Inter won the derby 1-0 after he picked up his first ever red card.
Milan’s Riccardo Montolivo is struggling to come to terms with the 1-0 derby defeat against Inter. “There was only one team on the pitch…”
Alberto Aquilani of Fiorentina should return to action after the international break, reports La Nazione.
Claudio Marchisio netted his first goal of the campaign at Siena on Sunday, but he insists the victory was all that mattered.
Siena boss Serse Cosmi has hit out at Juventus matchday boss Massimo Carrera after Sunday’s Serie A game.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Inter President Massimo Moratti compared Andrea Stramaccioni to Jose Mourinho and the derby to the epic result in Barcelona.
Walter Mazzarri admits Udinese made it “very difficult” for Napoli and is already looking ahead to the top of the table showdown with Juventus.
Andrea Stramaccioni praised Inter, dedicated the derby win to the ultras in a Jose Mourinho style and laughed off Milan complaints about the referee.
Massimiliano Allegri blamed the referee for Milan’s derby defeat to Inter. “Let’s just say he was unlucky on decisive incidents.”
Napoli squeezed past Udinese with a hard-fought 2-1 victory to stay joint top of the table with Juventus, but it was far from easy.
Gritty 10-man Inter won an extremely controversial derby thanks to a Christian Abbiati howler, but Milan were furious at a disallowed goal and penalty appeals.
It’s bound to be an exhilarating encounter as Edinson Cavani’s Napoli take on Antonio Di Natale’s Udinese.
The Derby della Madonnina is a huge test for two teams in the balance and sees Antonio Cassano take on Milan, but Bojan Krkic is preferred to Giampaolo Pazzini.
Giampiero Ventura had questions about the penalty, but Ivo Pulga hailed his predecessor.
Giovanni Stroppa was disappointed with Pescara's attitude, but Vladimir Petkovic was proud of Lazio.
Fabio Borini, Lorenzo Insigne, Samuele Longo and Ciro Immobile are among the talents for Italy’s Under-21 European Championship play-off with Sweden.

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