NEWS

Eugenio Corini had advice for his Chievo after winning the derby, but Andrea Mandorlini blamed Verona.
Adriano Galliani insists Kaka is “back where he belongs” as trequartista for Milan after tactical experiments.
Alessandro Matri, Mario Balotelli and Kaka start as Milan try to end their negative streak against on form Genoa.
Napoli are torn in different directions as they host Antonio Cassano’s Parma this evening.
A last-gasp goal gave Chievo a shock victory away to Hellas in the Derby di Verona on Eugenio Corini’s debut.
Vincenzo Montella is happy Antonio Di Natale will be fit to face Giuseppe Rossi in Udinese-Fiorentina.
Inter patron Erick Thohir is targeting third place and admits he “never dreamed” of being President when he approached Massimo Moratti.
The first Derby di Verona in 11 years also has Eugenio Corini returning to the Chievo bench aiming to end a perfect Hellas home record.
Roma defender Nicolas Burdisso wrote a touching open letter to Livorno captain Andrea Luci, whose son has a rare disease.
Empoli are sole Serie B leaders after Avellino crumbled in a five-goal thriller at Crotone, but Carpi-Siena was rained off.
New Sampdoria Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic made a shock announcement in his Press conference: it will be his last.
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin believes tomorrow’s opponents Fiorentina “have the best midfield in Italy.”
Juventus have Mirko Vucinic back, but miss a host of players for Sunday’s trip to Livorno.
Roberto Mancini says his old friend Sinisa Mihajlovic is “the best possible choice” for Sampdoria Coach.
Vladimir Petkovic warns “three points are necessary and anything else is idle chatter, as Lazio face Sinisa Mihajlovic’s Sampdoria.
There are reports Napoli offered up to €4.2m per season wages to Liverpool defender Daniel Agger.
Rudi Garcia insists “it still depends only” on Roma to hold off Juventus for top spot as they host Cagliari on Monday.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli demands more investment in youth academies. “If you can’t afford to buy champions, you need to create them.”
Walter Mazzarri praised new Inter President Erick Thohir and warned against “distraction” with Bologna.
Antonio Conte loses Andrea Barzagli against Livorno too and tests Arturo Vidal in defence, but “it mustn’t become an alibi.”
The Chinese tycoon linked with a bid to buy into Roma admits he “won’t rule out” swooping for the club.
Ex-Inter President Massimo Moratti believes Erick Thohir “has the same passion I had in the past.”
Roberto Donadoni believes Parma must rely on “professional mentality.” to get something from Napoli tonight.
Chievo are “drowning” and Hellas Verona Coach Andrea Mandorlini expects a huge battle in today’s local derby.
Novara earned a 0-0 draw against Pescara in their first match since Alessandro Calori replaced Coach Alfredo Aglietti.
Eugenio Corini returns for the Verona Derby, Napoli host Antonio Cassano’s Parma and Milan are under pressure against Genoa.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Livorno fans are raising funds after captain Andrea Luci revealed his six-year-old son is suffering from a rare disease.
Juventus Coach Antonio Conte would “give the Ballon d’Or to Andrea Pirlo. May God keep him safe!”
Roma President James Pallotta released a statement admitting he has “no special insight” in talks with Chinese investors.
Napoli face a €25,000 fine from UEFA, but their Champions League tie with Arsenal will be open to the public.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter met with Pope Francis today and warned foreign investment in clubs “is not always a good thing.”
Juventus have seen their appeal against a two-match Curva Sud ban rejected, while Palermo’s Sinisa Andelkovic had his video evidence decision revoked.
Inter and Napoli are on alert after Southampton midfielder Gaston Ramirez confessed he could “return to Italy.”
Kaka has been named in the Milan squad for Saturday’s Serie A home game against Genoa.

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