NEWS

Milan have asked Mario Balotelli to leave agent Mino Raiola, according to reports this morning.
Parma goalkeeper Antonio Mirante has urged his teammates not to be overawed by Juventus when they face each other this evening.
Diego Contento’s Bayern Munich career could end in the summer, with Napoli ready to table a bid to sign the defender.
Helder Postiga may finally be about to make his Lazio debut, two months after signing from Valencia.
Reports in the French Press this morning insist that a trio of clubs will fight for Patrice Evra’s signature this summer.
Former Parma striker Hernan Crespo has conceded that his ex-team face a struggle when they play Juventus this evening.
Jeremy Menez has admitted that he is open to a return to Serie A, claiming that he ‘really admires’ Juventus.
Reports in the Italian Press this morning suggest that Gonzalo Higuain will be rested for this evening’s game against Catania.
Inter owner Erick Thohir has claimed that Italian football needs to open up in order not to fall behind other European Leagues.
Today's front-page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Rudi Garcia praised Roma’s belief, as they “never stopped playing right to the end” for a 2-1 win over Torino.
Giampiero Ventura felt Torino created huge problems for Roma this evening, despite a 2-1 defeat.
Alessandro Florenzi admits he was left “breathless” by his stoppage-time Roma winner against Torino.
Palermo extended their lead at the top despite a draw with Siena, as Empoli and Virtus Lanciano suffered shock defeats.
Alessandro Florenzi’s last-gasp strike gave Roma a 2-1 victory over Torino despite a Ciro Immobile stunner of a volley.
Eugenio Corini expects “a real battle” when Chievo take on Bologna in a relegation dogfight tomorrow night.
Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco is “aware we have got to win” against Sampdoria tomorrow night.
Mauro Baldissoni commented on Miralem Pjanic’s contract and plans for a new stadium, which are “very important for the history of Roma.”
Fiorentina are without Juan Manuel Vargas, David Pizarro, Anderson, Mario Gomez and Marvin Compper against Milan.
Roma give Rafael Toloi his debut in defence as they welcome Torino’s dynamic duo Ciro Immobile and Alessio Cerci.
Walter Mazzarri assures he is “in complete agreement” with Inter President Erick Thohir on how to proceed.
Juventus are still without Andrea Barzagli and Angelo Ogbonna for tomorrow’s game with Parma.
Cesare Prandelli will be in the stands tonight for Roma-Torino to view Ciro Immobile and Mattia Destro.
Martin Caceres assures Juventus will overcome fatigue with “hunger” when hosting on form Parma tomorrow.
Fausto Rossi is impressing on loan at Real Valladolid, but admits he’d love to “make life difficult” for Juventus.
Fredy Guarin extended his Inter contract to 2017 and “it’s a dream come true to know I can wear this shirt even longer.”
Vincenzo Montella confirmed Fiorentina “have been tracking Giacomo Bonaventura for some time” and Atalanta realise “it’s impossible to keep him.”
Miroslav Klose, Federico Marchetti and Lucas Biglia are out of Lazio’s midweek trip to Genoa, as the German flies out for a specialist consultation.
Parma are without Walter Gargano and Gianni Munari against Juventus, while Jonathan Biabiany is at risk.
Verona Coach Andrea Mandorlini has come out in defence of his team following their recent slump in form.
Fiorentina Coach Vincenzo Montella believes his team has what it takes to catch Napoli in the race for Champions League qualification.
Livorno Coach Mimmo Di Carlo says he has absolute belief in his side as they prepare to continue their fight against relegation.
The agent of Napoli’s Dries Mertens says his client is fine despite sustaining a sprained ankle during Sunday’s defeat to Fiorentina.
Genoa Coach Gian Piero Gasperini says he believes in his team to do well in the long term despite having numerous absentees currently.
The agent of Napoli’s Jorginho says winning the Coppa Italia would be a huge milestone in his client’s career.

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