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Today's front page headlines from Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Lazio midfielder Marco Parolo says the players are to blame for recent results, not Coach Stefano Pioli.
Coach Stefano Pioli says Lazio's draw with Sampdoria "wasn't bad luck, it's our fault".
Vincenzo Montella urges his Sampdoria to “maintain the attitude” they displayed in the draw with Lazio.
Juventus Gianluigi Buffon praises his Milan namesake Donnarumma - “he’s a top goalkeeper”.
Andrea Pirlo believes Juventus are “still the team to beat” and “will do everything” to be at Euro 2016.
Alessandro Matri laments Lazio’s draw with Sampdoria - “we dominated from start to finish”.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri discusses the Bayern Munich tie “if we win, we’ll be one of the candidates for the final”.
Juventus vice-President Pavel Nedved admits they’d rather have avoided Bayern Munich but “nothing is impossible”.
A moment of madness from substitute goalkeeper Etrit Berisha saw Lazio draw with Sampdoria at the death.
Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti insists there are no doubts over Vincenzo Montella - “we strongly believe in him”.
Miroslav Klose assures Lazio “have the quality to get out of this situation” ahead of a crucial game with Sampdoria.
Sampdoria face Lazio without Eder, while Felipe Anderson is on the bench for the hosts.
Bee Taechaubol’s deal to take over 48 per cent of Milan should be completed after Christmas, according to reports.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi reportedly admits he’s “disappointed” in the team and Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Mauro Icardi admits Inter Coach Roberto Mancini “gave me the right motivation” after his double against Udinese.
Torino have confirmed that midfielder Marco Benassi will miss the Coppa Italia tie with Juventus through injury.
Joao Miranda and Andrea Ranocchia have been left out of the Inter squad to face Cagliari in the Coppa Italia.
Fiorentina Coach Paulo Sousa says Tottenham Hotspur have “great quality” after drawing them in the Europa League.
Inter vice-President Javier Zanetti says Jonathan Calleri is “a great player” but “we haven’t entered negotiations”.
Stevan Jovetic insists Inter don’t fear Juventus in the Scudetto race - “when we played them we could have won”.
Milan are considering a move for Juventus defender Martin Caceres, according to reports.
Boca Juniors President Daniel Angelici admits Inter target Jonathan Calleri’s “sale is almost complete”.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis sees Villarreal as “a strong team” but “we can beat them”.
Galatasaray sporting director Cenk Ergun rejects talk of a Lazio crisis - “playing Italian teams is always difficult”.
Javier Zanetti admits it’s “difficult” for Inter not to be in the Champions League, and targets a return.
Thomas Muller declares he and Bayern Munich are “looking forward” to facing Juventus in the Champions League.
Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng believes “we are the favourites” against Juventus in the Champions League.
Bayern Munich ambassador Franz Beckenbauer calls Juventus “one of the best sides in Europe” ahead of their Champions League meeting.
Fiorentina director general Andrea Rogg admits “Tottenham are a strong team” but targets the Europa League final.
Cesare Prandelli says Mario Balotelli “has qualities that few others have” but “football is not the priority in his life”.
Juventus general manager Giuseppe Marotta shrugs “Bayern are always Bayern” after the Champions League draw.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia insists facing Real Madrid is “a nice draw” and wants to see a packed Stadio Olimpico.
Real Madrid’s head of public relations, Emilio Butragueno, admits facing Roma “is not easy for us”.
Napoli face Villarreal, Lazio will take on Galatasaray and Fiorentina have drawn Tottenham in the Europa League last 32.

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