NEWS

Andrea Stramaccioni believes the clash with Lazio today is “the right opportunity” to test Udinese’s mettle.
Sinisa Mihajlovic assures Sampdoria are not “losing momentum” ahead of today’s trip to Chievo and ignores the derby.
Stefano Colantuono said being accused of match-fixing was “like being punched in the face,” but focuses Atalanta on Inter.
Stefano Pioli is confident Lazio will ignore “the media storm” and two straight defeats to get the better of Udinese.
Gigi Buffon reveals his Juventus dreams, how he keeps motivated, working with Max Allegri and keeping Paul Pogba.
Milan face another potential upset against Empoli, while Inter are in Bergamo, Roma host Parma and Juventus visit Cesena.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Rafa Benitez feels Napoli mistakes gifted Palermo victory “against the run of play when we were in control.”
Beppe Iachini explained his tactical switch as Palermo picked Napoli apart. “We had to be aggressive all over the pitch.”
Franco Vazquez said Palermo had “the perfect performance” to beat Napoli 3-1 and hopes to play for Italy.
Palermo demolished on-form Napoli 3-1 in a shock Sicilian result, aided by another Rafael howler.
Vincenzo Montella was pleasantly surprised by the new Fiorentina partnership Khouma Babacar and Mohamed Salah against Sassuolo.
Eusebio Di Francesco admits Fiorentina “deserved victory,” as Sassuolo suffered their first home defeat in five months.
Palermo and Napoli drew 3-3 earlier this season, so expect more fireworks tonight between Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain.
Mohamed Salah and Khouma Babacar formed a fantastic new Fiorentina partnership, conquering Sassuolo 3-1.
Napoli visit Palermo tonight and neutrals hope for a repeat of their 3-3 draw. Follow our LIVEBLOG to find out!
Empoli boss Maurizio Sarri warns “few in Europe” have a strike force as impressive as Milan.
Inter named their squad to face Atalanta tomorrow, missing five important players.
Luis Muriel is in the Sampdoria squad for the first time, while Samuel Eto’o could start tomorrow against Chievo.
Juventus named their squad for the trip to Cesena on Sunday evening, missing Carlos Tevez.
Carpi missed a penalty and Frosinone were flattened, as Bologna, Livorno and Avellino climb, while Vicenza can’t stop winning.
Sassuolo have their trio of star strikers back, but host Fiorentina with Alessandro Diamanti and Mohamed Salah.
Mimmo Di Carlo promises Cesena “are prepared to battle” against Juventus on Sunday night with Gaby Mudingayi.
Pippo Inzaghi admits Milan fans are running out of patience and wants improvements against Empoli tomorrow.
Claudio Lotito claims “everyone was behind me” after his controversial comments and defended “my programme for reform.”
Roberto Mancini tells Inter to focus on Atalanta rather than Celtic, still believes in Europe and calls Yaya Touré.
Nigel de Jong and Mattia Destro are back for Milan’s encounter with Empoli.
Rudi Garcia is ready to throw “hitman” Seydou Doumbia and Gervinho straight into the Roma mix against Parma.
Francesco Totti and Douglas Maicon are out of Roma’s encounter with Parma on Sunday afternoon.
Coach Roberto Donadoni says Parma have “nothing to lose” against Roma and they will face the game with the “right attitude.”
Milan-owned striker M’Baye Niang says Genoa “play like a great team” and he'd like to stay past his loan spell.
Max Allegri assures there will be “no squad rotation” when Juventus visit Cesena, though his mind drifts to Borussia Dortmund.
Matias Vecino suggests parent club Fiorentina invest in Empoli talents like Manuel Pucciarelli, Lorenzo Tonelli and Mario Rui.
Silvio Berlusconi’s Fininvest company released a statement denying reports of a deal with Thai investors for Milan.
Paolo De Ceglie says Juventus are “driven” towards victory, and discussed his return to the club.

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