NEWS

Juventus will pay Paul Pogba’s agent €1.5m should the youngster sign a new contract with the club, according to reports.
Genoa boss Gian Piero Gasperini has admitted his surprise after the Grifone claimed their third straight win at the weekend.
Italy Under-21’s face Northern Ireland on Thursday night, and Coach Gigi Di Biagio has insisted that his side have an ‘obligation’ to win.
Lazio playmaker Hernanes has insisted that he is happy at the club, despite rumours that he could be leaving the Stadio Olimpico.
Juventus forward Fernando Llorente has been called up to the Spain squad for friendlies with Equatorial Guinea and South Africa.
Reports in the Italian Press this evening have claimed that Milan will stick with Coach Massimiliano Allegri.
Parts of the Juventus Stadium will be closed for the club’s next two League games after the Bianconeri were punished for territorial discrimination.
Inter are in a position to challenge for the Scudetto this season, says Jonathan after the 2-0 win over Livorno.
Jacopo Dezi has been called up to the Italian Under-21 squad after Marco Benassi was forced to withdraw because of injury.
The representative of Livorno’s Francesco Bardi has defended his client after his error in the 2-0 loss to Inter.
Lazio have confirmed that they will soon start discussions over a possible new contract for Hernanes.
Sassuolo boss Eusebio Di Francesco says he will attempt to reunite Domenico Berardi with the Italian Football Federation.
Two Serie A goals by Antonio Di Natale and Panagiotis Kone have been shortlisted for the annual FIFA Puskas Award.
Veteran Javier Zanetti will discuss the possibility of a new one-year contract with Inter, reports Tuttosport.
Lazio and Germany ace Miroslav Klose is set to miss this month’s internationals against Italy and England.
After an exciting weekend when Juventus and several youngsters piled on the pressure, Dave Taylor picks his best XI from round 12.
Serbia boss Sinisa Mihajlovic has refused to speculate on links with former clubs Sampdoria and Lazio.
Marco Parolo has thanked Parma after he was called up to the latest Italian international squad by Cesare Prandelli.
Domenico Berardi is delighted with what his goal at Roma meant for Sassuolo and Juventus – the club who co-own him.
Sinisa Mihajlovic will be installed as the new Sampdoria boss once Delio Rossi is axed, states Il Secolo XIX.
The 0-0 draw with Milan may not be enough to keep Giuseppe Sannino in charge of Chievo Verona.
Pippo Inzaghi is the favourite to replace Massimiliano Allegri as Milan boss should the club opt for a change of Coach.
Alessandro Matri has admitted his Milan side were left frustrated by their 0-0 draw at Chievo on Sunday.
Juventus have confirmed key midfielder Arturo Vidal limped out of the 3-0 win over Napoli with a muscle problem.
Today's front-page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Antonio Conte said “only a blind man couldn’t see” the Juventus superiority against Napoli this evening.
Rafa Benitez admitted Napoli’s plan was wrecked when Juventus scored after two minutes. “It changed everything.”
Paul Pogba admits his stunning volley against Napoli started with a mistake. “I actually got the first touch wrong.”
Delio Rossi ignores talk of Sinisa Mihajlovic at Sampdoria. “I am judged on what I do, not what I say.”
Juventus hitman Fernando Llorente explains his form is “no coincidence, but came from hard work.”
Vincenzo Montella admits Fiorentina got too complacent, but trying to be spectacular “is our strength and can be our weakness.”
Andrea Pirlo scored a sensational goal as Juventus crushed Napoli 3-0, but insists “they’ll be in the title fight to the end.”
Giuseppe Rossi bagged a brace, but Fiorentina were almost made to pay for complacency when beating Sampdoria 2-1.
Juventus swept Napoli aside 3-0 thanks to Fernando Llorente, Andrea Pirlo and a spectacular Paul Pogba volley, moving within a point of Roma.
Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta assured Antonio Conte and Rafa Benitez’s verbal sparring was “benevolent.”

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