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Vladimir Petkovic warns “all the negativity isn’t helping” Lazio, but he “expects more from the players.”
Lazio had chances, but their 0-0 draw with Trabzonspor sees them go through as runners-up in Europa League Group J.
Chelsea have joined the race to sign Inter midfielder Fredy Guarin, offering Demba Ba in exchange.
Vincenzo Montella said the Europa League “is getting interesting” after they beat Dnipro to top the group.
Juan Cuadrado set up one and scored another as Fiorentina beat Dnipro 2-1 to comfortably win their Europa League group.
Milan have confirmed Stephan El Shaarawy is out for two to three weeks after damaging his foot against Ajax.
Lazio have already qualified, but must beat Trabzonspor to win the Europa League group and end their crisis.
Sassuolo striker Simone Zaza is confident they can cause problems for Juventus in Sunday’s rescheduled game.
Cagliari defender Nicola Murru received his first Italy Under-21 call-up and Genoa’s Mattia Perin returned.
Jose Maria Callejon admits Napoli are “angry, but optimistic for the future” following their Champions League elimination.
Leonardo Bonucci insisted Juventus have “zero excuses, zero remorse” after their Champions League exit.
Rafa Benitez assures Napoli “have only just begun” after their heartbreaking Champions League exit.
Fiorentina and Dnipro have already qualified, but this is a head-to-head for who’ll win the Europa League group.
There are reports Inter directors and Fredy Guarin’s agent were in London for talks with Manchester United and Tottenham.
Parma stopper Gabriel Paletta has reiterated that he is ready to play for Italy rather than Argentina if selected.
Raul Albiol has hailed the efforts of his Napoli side despite their Champions League exit on Wednesday.
Rodrigo Palacio will get a pay rise when he signs a new contract with Italian giants Inter, reports Leggo.
Riccardo Montolivo has defended his actions after his dismissal in Milan’s 0-0 draw with Ajax on Wednesday.
Demetrio Albertini says the Galatasaray-Juventus tie should have been postponed, while he’s rejected links with Milan.
Emanuele Giaccherini will not be leaving Sunderland for a return to Italy in January, insists his agent.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli says he’s going to Brazil next summer with the intention of bringing home the World Cup.
Giuseppe Sannino admits he is surprised by the difficulties being encountered by Josip Ilicic at Fiorentina.
Verona sporting director Sean Sogliano has cooled reports linking him with a possible move to Milan at the end of the season.
Mehdi Benatia has no regrets about choosing to join Roma after leaving Udinese during the summer transfer session.
Christian Maggio says there is no shame in Napoli’s Champions League exit on Wednesday evening.
Brazilian club Santos are reportedly set to sign Napoli-owned forward Eduardo Vargas.
Inter teenager Mateo Kovacic says he still has a lot to learn despite his growing reputation in the European game.
Genoa will be without Juraj Kucka for four months after surgery, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Daniele Bonera has hailed the efforts of his Milan teammates in the crucial 0-0 Champions League draw with Ajax.
Daniele Cacia has admitted that he doesn’t know whether he will remain at Verona for the rest of the season.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Per Mertesacker admits Arsenal “lost by far” against Napoli and “were always on the back foot.”
Mario Balotelli is “disappointed” Milan are the only Italian side in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Napoli defender Federico Fernandez reveals “we had the illusion that we were going to qualify, then Borussia scored.”
Christian Abbiati confessed to “suffering” against Ajax, but hopes Milan face Atletico Madrid in the Round of 16.

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