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Alvaro Morata says Juventus ‘can beat anyone’ if they play to the best of their abilities.
Nigel De Jong believes Milan ‘can do well this season’ and discusses competition in the squad.
Riccardo Montolivo believes Milan’s clash with Palermo is ‘more important’ than last week’s Derby - ‘we need points’.
Milan ‘deserve the points they have’ according to Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic, who confirms the same team that started against Inter will face Palermo tomorrow.
Milan Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic says injuries aren’t an excuse and that ‘we must take our chances better.’
Stevan Jovetic praises Inter’s good start to Serie A but says: ‘The top objective is to finish third.’
Alex Telles says he will ‘develop a lot at Inter’ and is happy to be ‘part of a great team.’
The Ultras of Roma’s Curva Sud have called for an empty stadium protest on Sunday against Sassuolo.
Javier Zanetti says ‘this team can have a great future’ and that they aim to be at the top ‘right up to the end of the season.’
Former Juventus player Alessio Tacchinardi warns their doubters: ‘Never take the Bianconeri for dead.’
Inter Coach Roberto Mancini says ‘there are better teams than us’ in Serie A and expects a tough challenge from Chievo.
Felipe Melo says he ‘adds fighting spirit’ to the Inter team and reflects on their Milan derby win.
Massimo Ferrero ‘didn’t like Paulo Sousa after three minutes’ of his Sampdoria interview, and gives Walter Zenga his backing.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero says Eder and Roberto Soriano will sign new contracts today.
Inter director general Marco Fassone reportedly faces the exit door as Erick Thohir plans a reshuffle of the Inter hierarchy.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Coach Urs Fischer is sure “Basel deserved to win” against 10-man Fiorentina in the Europa League.
Paulo Sousa warned Fiorentina “are a better team than this” after a 2-1 defeat to his old club Basel.
Fiorentina patron Andrea Della Valle was more worried by injuries than the 2-1 Europa League defeat to Basel.
Nikola Kalinic insists he can’t remember if he handled for a goal in Fiorentina’s 2-1 Europa League defeat to Basel.
Basel midfielder Birkir Bjarnason “did not expect such a defensive approach from Fiorentina” in the Europa League.
Stefano Pioli said Lazio “learned another lesson” with their last-gasp Europa League draw at Dnipro.
Lazio gave away a goal with the last kick of the game, held 1-1 by last year’s beaten Finalists Dnipro.
Basel took revenge on Paulo Sousa, as Fiorentina fumbled a lead to lose 2-1 at home with Gonzalo Rodriguez sent off.
Pepe Reina believes Napoli took ‘an important step forward’ by beating Club Brugge in the Europa League.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri isn’t sure what formation he’ll deploy against Lazio, but insists his ideas ‘are not down to the formation’.
Coach Maurizio Sarri still saw ‘some downsides’ for his Napoli side in the 5-0 win over Club Brugge.
Club Brugge Coach Michel Preud’homme admits the second half against Napoli was about damage limitation.
Napoli forward Jose Callejon believes tonight’s win over Club Brugge can be a turning point ‘we played a great game’.
Napoli started the Europa League in style, demolishing Club Brugge 5-0 with Jose Callejon and Dries Mertens braces.
Lazio try again in Europe after their Champions League heartache and visit last season’s beaten Europa League Finalists Dnipro.
Fiorentina Coach Paulo Sousa gives Jakub Blaszczykowski his debut for an emotional Europa League reunion with former club Basel.
Director Cristiano Giuntoli insists Napoli “had an intelligent transfer strategy” ahead of tonight’s clash with Club Brugge.
Udinese midfielder Alexander Merkel will have surgery for a torn cruciate ligament in his knee.
Napoli host Club Brugge in their opening Europa League fixture with Jose Callejon, Gonzalo Higuain and Dries Mertens.

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