Serie A Previews: Euro race hots up
The Scudetto is decided, but the race for Europe is wide open and today there’s Napoli-Milan, Atalanta-Lazio and Roma-Genoa.
What the papers say...
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Taechaubol: 'Milan Scudetto and Champions'
Bee Taechaubol has a deal to invest in Milan with Silvio Berlusconi. “Our objective is to win Serie A and the Champions League.”
Sassuolo and Palermo squander
It ended goalless after both Sassuolo and Palermo squandered golden opportunities to win.
Mihajlovic: 'Samp, think positive'
Sinisa Mihajlovic tried to boost Sampdoria’s self-esteem after another setback against Juventus.
Real Madrid conquer Sevilla
Real Madrid prepared for the Champions League with Juventus by conquering Sevilla 3-2 thanks to a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick.
Pirlo: 'Juventus attitude'
Andrea Pirlo said this team “has the same attitude that characterised Juventus over these last four years.”
Barzagli: 'Scudetto after nightmare'
Andrea Barzagli enjoyed this fourth straight Scudetto even more after ending his injury nightmare.
Vidal: 'Celebrate for a year'
Arturo Vidal said Juventus can “celebrate for a year,” but only after they’ve taken care of Real Madrid.
Chiellini: 'Losing hair and pace...'
Giorgio Chiellini joked he’s “losing hair and pace, but gaining in other areas” after a fourth consecutive Juventus title.
Marotta: 'Allegri pelted with eggs'
Beppe Marotta hailed Max Allegri for the Scudetto, remembering “we were greeted by spitting, eggs and kicks.”
Buffon: 'Juve beat apathy'
Gigi Buffon reveals the most important Juventus Scudetto tactic was “to beat potential apathy or complacency.”
Allegri: 'My first Juve days...'
Max Allegri joked about his introduction to Juventus, tactical changes and Real Madrid after their Scudetto triumph.
It’s an intriguing battle between young strikers Paulo Dybala, Domenico Berardi, Franco Vazquez and Simone Zaza.
Bonucci: 'Scudetto feels different'
Leonardo Bonucci admits “this Scudetto feels different, as we started amid chaos” with Max Allegri.
JUVE CAMPIONI D'ITALIA!
Juventus have won their fourth consecutive Scudetto after a 1-0 win away to Sampdoria.
Liverpool fans call for Benitez
Rafa Benitez’s future at Napoli is increasingly in doubt and Liverpool fans hire a plane to request his return.
Pioli: 'Reja knows Lazio well'
Stefano Pioli is confident Lazio can get the points away to Atalanta even without Miroslav Klose, but “Edy Reja knows us well.”
Marotta: 'No Scudetto celebrations'
Beppe Marotta said there “will be no celebrations” if Juventus win the Scudetto today and laughed off Paul Pogba rumours.
Mr Bee for 'minority Milan stake'
It is confirmed Bee Taechaubol is trying to “buy a minority stake” and Milan “remains firmly in the hands of Silvio Berlusconi.”
Serie B: Frosinone close on A
Frosinone won the showdown with Bologna and are on the verge of automatic promotion, but Varese go down.
Juventus can win the Scudetto today, but visit a Sampdoria side that is unbeaten at home and are distracted by Real Madrid.
LIVEBLOG: Sampdoria v Juventus
This could be the Scudetto Day, as Juventus need only a point for the title, but Sampdoria are unbeaten at home.
Inzaghi: 'I want Milan stay'
Milan could change ownership, but Pippo Inzaghi stands by Silvio Berlusconi and would love to stay next season.
Juventus target De Jong
Juventus have again been linked with Milan midfielder Nigel de Jong, who will be a free agent in July.
Inzaghi: 'Napoli an advantage'
Pippo Inzaghi believes facing Napoli is “an advantage” for Milan, as they can’t lack motivation and a win would boost confidence.
Lazio squad for Atalanta
Lazio are without Miroslav Klose, Lucas Biglia and Stefan de Vrij for the trip to Atalanta.
Garcia: 'Roma must focus'
Rudi Garcia told Roma to “stay concentrated” against Genoa after their confident victory over Sassuolo.
Milan decimated for Napoli
Suso, Adil Rami, Jeremy Menez, Philippe Mexes and Ignazio Abate are among the Milan players missing the trip to Napoli.
Mancini: 'Inter-Chievo fundamental'
Roberto Mancini warned Inter’s match with Chievo will be “fundamental” for their European ambitions.
Lippi: 'Fiorentina-Napoli Final'
Marcello Lippi touts Fiorentina to beat Sevilla and expects an all-Italian Europa League final against Napoli.
Iago Falque: 'I score for Europe'
Iago Falque says his scoring record with Genoa must serve to propel them into European qualification, whilst praising the team's work ethic.
'Fiorentina equal to Sevilla, but...'
Daniel Carrico says Fiorentina and Sevilla play “at the same level,” but warns about their first game in Spain. “We have the twelfth man on our side.”
Strinic out of Napoli-Milan
Ivan Strinic, Jonathan de Guzman and Juan Camilo Zuniga are still out of Napoli’s clash with Milan.
Taechaubol: 'Milan the greatest club'
Bee Taechaubol said he is investing in Milan because “it is the greatest club. I hope to reach a conclusion soon.”
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