NEWS

Juventus defender Stephan Lichtsteiner has had surgery after suffering with breathing difficulties.
Paulo Dybala discusses Gigi Buffon’s omission from the Ballon d’Or list - “it’s strange that the best goalkeeper of all time isn’t on there”.
Paulo Dybala describes Juventus’ Max Allegri as “a great Coach” and discusses his Argentina call.
Legendary former striker Paolo Rossi is sure Juventus are “motivated to win their fifth consecutive title”.
Antonio Candreva will be available for Lazio when Frosinone visit on Sunday, the club doctor confirms.
Gigi Buffon’s agent is mystified by his Ballon d’Or snub - “if you can find a goalkeeper who did better…”
Juventus forward Paulo Dybala believes the Scudetto is still “an achievable target” this season.
Former Palermo and Udinese Coach Francesco Guidolin reveals he rejected Napoli twice.
Sampdoria striker Eder insists it was “my choice” to stay, following interest from Sunday’s opponents Inter.
Riccardo Montolivo admits Milan “must do more”, following a dressing-down from CEO Adriano Galliani.
Inter midfielder Jonathan Biabiany admits he considered quitting football as he battled a heart condition.
Inter's Mauro Icardi denies associations with Milan's Mario Balotelli: 'I never hung out with him, I don't know him at all'.
Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero opens to the possibility of a career as a Coach: 'Three years ago I'd have said no, but now...'
Sampdoria's Erin Zukanovic admits Inter's players 'can hurt us', but hopes to overtake them by sheer willpower.
Roma's financial books are in the red, but the club will reportedly keep investing on the back of increasing revenue.
Fiorentina's new official partner for designing their kits will be L.B.M. 1911, in a deal for the next two seasons.
Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco warns against 'Scudetto dreams', while praising Domenico Berardi: 'He's absolutely ready for a top team'.
Bayer Leverkusen's Karim Bellarabi is 'pleased' by Inter's interest, but is 'focused exclusively on his own team'.
Milan's Andrea Bertolacci is discussed by his former Coaches Gigi Del Neri and Gian Piero Gasperini, who disagree about his tactical position.
Feyenoord's Tonny Vilhena looks set to join Sampdoria in January or next year at the latest, say reports.
Alvaro Morata believes it's time for Juventus to match their European performances to those in Serie A.
Milan's Mario Balotelli's injury makes him unlikely to join Antonio Conte's Azzurri for the upcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers.
Coach Serse Cosmi praises Milan's Andrea Bertolacci, his former pupil: 'He still has to find his feet, but he can cover several roles'.
FIFA's list of candidates for the Ballon D'Or 2015 includes Juventus' Giorgio Chiellini and Andrea Pirlo, but omits goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon.
Riccardo Montolivo looks forward to Milan-Napoli, and believes both teams have strong attacks but a weak defence.
Riccardo Montolivo says he'll be 'forever grateful' to Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic for having believed in him, and examines Milan's season so far.
Roma President James Pallotta warns Rudi Garcia about his tactical choices, but director Walter Sabatini backs the Coach.
Today's front-page headlines from The Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Legia Warsaw Coach Henning Berg admits “Napoli were just too strong for us” after a 2-0 Europa League result.
Mauricio announced he opted against surgery after breaking his nose in two places, as he wants to be there for Lazio.
Saint-Etienne Coach Christophe Galtier felt his side “certainly deserved more” after a 3-2 defeat to Lazio with nine men.
Mirko Valdifiori impressed against Legia Warsaw and “will prove I am ready to play for Napoli.”
Belenenses Coach Ricardo Sa Pinto complained about the referee, but “Fiorentina proved themselves superior.”
Italy continue to close the gap on England in the race for a fourth Champions League spot.
Maurizio Sarri explained his approach for Napoli’s 2-0 Europa League win at Legia Warsaw.

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