NEWS

Milan are reportedly ready to offer M’Baye Niang in exchange for Sampdoria midfielder Pedro Obiang in January.
Roma hitman Gervinho faces Manchester City tonight and took the opportunity to slam Arsene Wenger.
Brescia President Gino Corioni complained Rafa Benitez is making Napoli star Marek Hamsik “seem worthless.”
Bernardo Corradi advised Rudi Garcia’s Roma on how to get the better of Manchester City tonight.
President Claudio Lotito said last night’s 4-0 victory at Palermo showed “the real Lazio” and Filip Djordjevic.
Sampdoria director Carlo Osti admits “there will always be talk of Antonio Cassano’s return as long as he is playing.”
France Football identified Mario Balotelli, Marco Verratti, Jose Mourinho and Zdenek Zeman among football’s worst provocateurs.
It was a day for foreigners, freak goals and free-kicks in Serie A as Dave Taylor picks his best XI from Week 5.
The Lega Serie A handed Cristian Zapata, Yuto Nagatomo and Afriyie Acquah one-game suspensions.
Alessandro Del Piero believes Atletico Madrid are favourites ahead of Juventus tomorrow, as he reflects on his former team’s chances in Europe.
Beppe Iachini reportedly has two more games to convince Maurizio Zamparini against considering a change on the Palermo bench.
Roma will reportedly hold contract talks with Douglas Maicon this week, and start talks with Alessandro Florenzi shortly.
Diego Godin has made clear that Atletico Madrid have no fear in facing Juventus tomorrow, as he jokes Gigi Buffon should be the one to worry.
Diego Simeone has labelled Atletico Madrid’s clash with Juventus as a ‘final’, whilst he outlines his respect for the Bianconeri.
Juventus have listed 22 players for the trip to Atletico Madrid, including Martin Caceres, but Romulo requires surgery.
Rafa Benitez has named a 20-man Napoli squad to travel out to Slovan Bratislava, omitting Juan Zuniga and Jorginho.
Alvaro Morata has explained his motivation to join Juventus, as well as the Bianconeri’s ambition against Atletico Madrid tomorrow night.
Diego Godin says Juventus could follow in Atletico Madrid’s footsteps, but that it would not be so much of a surprise.
Arrigo Sacchi has urged Juventus to attack Atletico Madrid and to be as aggressive as they are, if they want to get a result at the Vicente Calderon.
Antonio Conte is reportedly considering Southampton forward Graziano Pelle for his Italy squad, but Andrea Pirlo and Mario Balotelli are in doubt.
Maurizio Zamparini complains about the referee in Palermo’s defeat to Lazio and rejects talk of Beppe Iachini being at risk.
Francesco Totti says everyone is expecting a great Roma this year, and that he is not ruling out aiming for the League, Champions League and Coppa Italia.
Zdenek Zeman says he is happy with the Cagliari he saw at San Siro, one he believes arrived with the right mindset.
Fernandinho describes Manchester City defeating Roma as ‘mandatory’, whilst he asserts that defensive players may prove most crucial tonight.
Roma’s main uncertainty in facing Manchester City appears to be over Morgan De Sanctis’ availability between the sticks.
Massimo Ferrero has reflected on his post-Derby della Lanterna celebrations and hinted at a future move for Antonio Cassano.
Dani Osvaldo says Inter are not thinking about Cagliari anymore, but towards a three vital points against Fiorentina next weekend.
Walter Mazzarri has explained why he is not setting an objective this season with Inter, whilst he praises Mauro Icardi’s development.
Juanfran Torres admits that Juventus ‘are a great team’, but says so are his Atletico Madrid, who ‘have to win’ tomorrow evening.
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Beppe Iachini sees Palermo fans as still committed to supporting the team, despite Monday’s 4-0 defeat to Lazio at the Renzo Barbera.
Stefano Pioli hailed his Lazio players after they played with ‘assurance and simplicity’ in their 4-0 victory over Palermo on Monday night.
Filip Djordjevic could not hide his delight after bagging a hat-trick in Lazio’s 4-0 victory over Palermo on Monday night.
Roberto Donadoni believes carelessness was to blame for Parma’s 4-2 defeat at Udinese on Monday.
Filip Djordjevic’s first three goals for Lazio helped ensure they left the Renzo Barbera with three points and their hosts Palermo very much frustrated.

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