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Gianluca Vialli has given his backing to a potential Azzurri strike-partnership of Mario Balotelli and Francesco Totti.
Milan’s 3-0 defeat to Caen on Sunday prompted Adriano Galliani to call Massimiliano Allegri immediately after for an explanation.
Prospective new Inter owner Erick Thohir is reportedly intent on trying to sign Andrea Pirlo back to the Nerazzurri next summer.
Speculation is that Marseille, Monaco and Paris Saint-Germain are already considering a future move for Roma Coach Rudi Garcia.
Ricky Kaka is believed set for a place on the Milan bench next weekend as he verges on a return to full fitness.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Palermo got the better of Pescara in the evening Serie B game thanks to a goal in the opening minute.
Javier Zanetti looked back over 20 years at Inter, including Jose Mourinho, talking to the Champions League and his worst Coach.
Italy arrived in Naples this evening, but Mario Balotelli hit headlines for striking a camera crew.
Massimiliano Allegri was furious with his players after Milan’s 3-0 defeat to Caen. “Technique is not enough.”
Milan’s second-string side was defeated 3-0 in France by Caen in today’s friendly test.
Cagliari suffered two injuries in training this weekend, as Marco Sau fractured his nose.
Under-21 Coach Gigi Di Biagio is confident people will see “a different Italy” against Belgium in tomorrow’s qualifier.
Hernan Crespo, Gianfranco Zola, Lilian Thuram, Fabio Cannavaro and Tino Asprilla were among the players in a star-studded Parma Centenary match.
Italy will play Germany on November 15 and Nigeria in London on November 18.
Antonio Cassano “doesn’t know why” Cesare Prandelli won’t call him up for Italy. “Never mind, I won’t cry about it.”
There were some surprise results in Serie B Week 9, as Lanciano stalled, Siena crushed Avellino and Crotone stunned Bari.
Lazio defender Diego Novaretti confesses it’s “irritating” to see Roma on top of the table and sees Juventus “on the way down.”
Gianfranco Zola is at the Stadio Tardini for Parma’s Centenary celebrations. “I still support them from afar.”
Lorenzo Insigne can’t wait to play for Italy against Armenia in Naples. “I bought 20 tickets for my whole family.”
Sassuolo striker Simone Zaza is co-owned by Juventus and insists he will “not celebrate” if he scores against them.
Inter striker Rodrigo Palacio will be rested against Uruguay after picking up an injury for Argentina. “It’s just a knock.”
Vincenzo Montella tips Napoli to win the Scudetto ahead of Juventus and Roma, then reveals his secret Fiorentina tactic.
Rafa Benitez wrote for The Independent about Napoli’s defeat to Arsenal and the “similarities” with Liverpool.
Kevin Strootman warned Roma fans not to let their “euphoria become excessive” after seven straight wins.
Mario Balotelli “is feeling better” and scored in today’s game between ranks ahead of Tuesday’s qualifier with Armenia.
Tino Asprilla believes he could’ve “won the Ballon d’Or” if he played for one of the big clubs and slammed modern football.
Giovanni Trapattoni is already in talks for a new job after Ireland and advises Antonio Conte to stay at Juventus.
Juventus will reportedly make a January bid for PSG and Italy midfielder Thiago Motta.
Roberto Donadoni insists “Antonio Cassano has the same chance of going to the World Cup as Francesco Totti.”
Milan play Caen today in a friendly, so Mbaye Niang discusses his old club and new teammate Adil Rami.
Javier Zanetti describes his former Inter teammate Mario Balotelli as “a jazz musician” of football.
Roma director general Mauro Baldissoni confirmed they want to make the club “one of the biggest in Europe.”
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Reggina rescued the job of Coach Gianluca Atzori with a late 2-1 victory over promotion contenders Empoli.

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